UK Metals Expo is the ONLY event that brings the entire metals supply chain together with the engineering, manufacturing & construction sectors

From primary metal manufacturing to supply chain management, processing metals, metal fabrication, machinery, engineering, surface coatings and recycling.

Gareth Stace, Director General of UK Steel
Director General
UK Steel
Stephen Kinnock is the Labour MP for Aberavon
Labour MP
Stefan Erdmann, Chief Technology Officer at outokumpu
Chief Technology Officer
Avril Thomson, Head of Skills Programmes at the National Manufacturing Institute for Scotland (NMIS)
Head of Skills Programmes
National Manufacturing Institute Scotland
Nicola Jones, Manager, Steel Packaging Recycling at Tata Steel UK
Manager, Steel Packaging Recycling
Tata Steel UK
Jo Evans, Managing Director, Building Systems at Tata Steel UK
Managing Director, Building Systems
Tata Steel UK
Tom Jones, CEO at ALFED, The Aluminium Federation
The Aluminium Federation (ALFED)
Nicola Moriarty, Director at Bryden Wood
Bryden Wood
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Exhibitors and Partners include:

Source a wide range of materials from leading metal stockholders & distributors.
Learn about the new technology, machinery, tools, training and services.
Connect with all the market experts under one roof.
Nothing beats meeting face-to-face, seeing solutions first-hand, talking through business opportunities & making connections.

UK Metals Expo is a free to attend annual event that aims to:

  • Foster relationships and maximise opportunities across the metals supply chains.
  • Advance education, share best practices, and drive innovation in the industry.
  • Position the metals industry in the circular economy.
  • Showcase top solutions across the supply chain.

4 Topical Seminar Theatres

In addition to hundreds of exhibitors, UK Metals Expo features a conference programme with over 50 sessions across 4 seminar theatres.

The free to attend programme is a very efficient way to review best practices across sectors, identify new industrial and commercial opportunities, source new ideas and connect with more than 100 leading practitioners and experts.

2023 Speakers include:

UK Metals Expo benefits from full endorsement and collaboration from the UK Metals Council, its member trade associations and numerous other industry bodies. Under the leadership of Lord Rupert Redesdale as the conference chair, the event’s impact will be felt year-round through the in-depth discussion and presentation of major initiatives, challenges, and successes in the show floor theatres.

The conference programme includes the opportunity for you to meet with top industry experts, peers and numerous leading suppliers. They will share knowledge, experiences and best practice, and unveil the latest technology available right now.

Tom Giddings, Executive Director at Aluminium Packaging Recycling Organisation Ltd (Alupro)
Executive Director
Aluminium Packaging Recycling Organisation Ltd (Alupro)
Katherine Adams, Technical Director at
Technical Director
Alliance for Sustainable Building Products
Helen K Thomas, Senior Supply Chain Manager at RWE
Senior Supply Chain Manager
Rosa Williams, Policy and Engagement Manager in the Department for Business and Trade
Policy and Engagement Manager
Department for Business and Trade
Harriet Wollerton, ADS Services Director, ADS Group Ltd
ADS Services Director
ADS Group Ltd
Evgenia Yakushina, Forming Team Leader, Advanced Forming Research Centre, University of Strathclyde
Forming Team Leader
Advanced Forming Research Centre, University of Strathclyde
Tom Jones, CEO at ALFED, The Aluminium Federation
The Aluminium Federation (ALFED)
Alison Jones, Senior Vice President, Global Circular Economy, Stellantis
Senior Vice President, Global Circular Economy
Jahan Zabe Ali, Director of Research & Technology Europe, Spirit AeroSystems
Director of Research & Technology Europe
Spirit AeroSystems
Marcus Henry, Research Manager at Jaguar Land Rover
Research Manager
Jaguar Land Rover
Chris MacDonald, Chief Executive Officer Materials Processing Institute
Chief Executive Officer
Materials Processing Institute
Laura Baker, Head, Product Management & Development at Tata Steel UK
Head, Product Management & Development
Tata Steel UK

The UK Metals Industry is:

Metals Companies
Metals Direct Employees
Metals Jobs Supported
Metals Industry Turnover
Metals GDP
Metals Employment Cost

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