Events

World-leading meeting places for process industry professionals

The KCI live team organises targeted events, both globally and regionally, where professionals can meet and exchange ideas and information.

These platforms include conferences, summits, seminars all with strong end user focus, and exhibitions that often run in parallel with the conferences.

Additionally, the events offer interesting networking opportunities like gala dinners, breakfast seminars and tours of manufacturing facilities.

VALVE WORLD EVENTS

Leading global meeting places for the flow control community. Where pipe and valve specialists from all over the world can update and share their knowledge, learn of the latest market trends, showcase products, services and expertise.  At the same time, they can meet existing and new customers and strengthen relationships, with a clear focus on the chemical, petrochemical, power generation and oil and gas industries.

The combination of a content-focused, end-user driven English language conference and a hands-on exhibition make these events unique platforms.
The quality of the conference contributions is assured by a highly qualified steering committee of industry experts and strong end user input. Typical conference topics are fugitive emissions, control valves, valve design, sealing, severe service, actuation and counterfeiting.

VALVE WORLD CONFERENCE & EXPO – EUROPE

Valve World Conference & Expo (Düsseldorf, Germany) is the leading international event for the valve industry, celebrating its tenth edition in 2016.

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VALVE WORLD AMERICAS CONFERENCE & EXPO

Valve World Americas Conference & Expo (Houston, Texas, USA) is an international platform for valves and valve accessories with a focus on the North and South American continental markets.

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VALVE WORLD ASIA CONFERENCE & EXPO

Valve World Asia Conference & Expo (Suzhou, China) is a valuable bi-lingual meeting point for valve professionals from all over the world with a special emphasis on recent developments in the Asian market.

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STAINLESS STEEL WORLD EVENTS

All Stainless Steel World conferences & exhibitions have been the world-leading events for materials and corrosion professionals for many years now. What’s special is that engineers, steel manufacturers, fabricators and traders exchange views and news with end users from key industries. The conferences and exhibitions therefore have become excellent platforms for the exchange of knowledge, expertise and experience. Topics like safety, performance, reliability and cost competitiveness are highlighted from different sides.

STAINLESS STEEL WORLD CONFERENCE & EXPO – EUROPE

Stainless Steel World Conference & Expo (Maastricht, The Netherlands) is the global event for the stainless steel industry and the ideal meeting place for knowledge sharing and networking.

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STAINLESS STEEL WORLD AMERICAS CONFERENCE & EXPO

Stainless Steel World Americas Conference & Expo (Houston, Texas, USA) is the most important meeting place for manufacturers, traders, fabricators and end users of corrosion resistant alloys in the Americas – right in the heart of the North American oil and gas industry.

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PUMP SUMMIT

(USA & Europe)

Successfully launched in 2014, this pump event offers manufacturers, suppliers and users of pumps, compressors and seals the opportunity to showcase their products and services, share their knowledge and meet up with business colleagues. It provides a highly professional discussion forum about solutions and new trends for the major challenges within the pump industry.

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DUPLEX SEMINAR & SUMMMIT

(Europe)

Interactive two-day seminar programme consisting of workshops, conference sessions, presentations and discussions,  thus bringing together a dedicated community of professionals from around the world interested in working with duplex stainless steels. The event is renowned for its informal atmosphere. Exhibitors can showcase themselves in traditional trade show booths and  in comfortable network lounges.

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FLOW CONTROL EXCHANGE

(India)

Flow Control Exchange is a new concept that KCI and Messe Düsseldorf have successfully developed together. It is the only combined conference and exhibition in India focusing on valves, pumps and stainless steel applications. At the conference, specialists exchange news, views and know-how on topics like material selection, specifications, actuators, piping, welding, castings, and forgings. The parallel exhibition hosts manufacturers, fabricators and suppliers.

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MANAGING AGING PLANTS

(USA, Japan, Europe)

Many of the industrial plants currently operating around the world are about to reach the end of their life. Some have already reached it. How can the life expectancy of plants be extended cost effectively? What are the safety aspects? What are the critical applications for which special solutions have to be found? These questions and many others are addressed at the Managing Aging Plant events, with contributions from experts in areas like plant operators, insurance companies, component manufacturers and notified bodies.

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Fugitive Emission Summit

(USA, China)

Connecting Fugitive Emissions community in Americas’s and China.

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