NSCAS 2017 Program

Monday August 28
Welcome and Get Together at Borlänge Science Center
Presentation techniques - workshop

Tuesday August 29
Academic Day at the University of Dalarna
Lab-tour and scientific meetings
Ortic, advanced rollforming

Wednesday August 30
OVAKO Sweden
Hofors: Guided tour to industrial historic places

Thursday August 31
Borlänge: Sweden now and then – industrial region with great natural values

Friday September 1
Avesta: Art in industrial environment and visit an engineers home

Saturday: Visiting the historical mine and world heritage in Falun
Sunday: Industrial history to medevial sites. Picknick in the forest at the lake-side

Monday September 4
High Tech Steel Conference (HTSC) on Advanced Steel
Industrial R&D meeting
Tuesday September 5
Sandviken: The impact of technical innovations

Wednesday September 6
ABB Research
Västerås: The industrial viking city

Thursday September 7
Swerea, KIMAB
Lab tour at a advanced steel research center
Scientific meeting

Friday September 8
Diploma Ceremony at Jernkontoret, Stockholm



What last years's participants say about NSCAS

Leading pioneers of worldwide steel industry
"NSCAS not only enriched my knowledge of steel, but also provided a chance to see the special and successful secret of Swedish steel industry."

Tradition and sustainability
"I think we can learn a lot from the Swedish, cities. They take advantage of all resources and preserve the environment as much as possible."

"Interesting to see how women plays a very important role in the Swedish industry and society."

Communication of Technology
"The biggest benefit from this summer school is the improvement of scientific communication skill which makes my research understandable and interesting."

Exchange knowledge
"Valuable to meet friends from universities all over the world. Share each other’s research work, exchange our ideas, learn from each other and open up our minds."

Interesting and educating
"In my opinion the best thing about this week has been gaining new contacts and new ideas for my studies."

ndustrial competence
"It has been highly interesting and useful for us to get to understand what kind of knowledge various companies needs."

Nice atmosphere
"I really enjoyed the visit to the copper mine in Falun. Interesting stories and legends from the mine and interesting to know were the metallurgy business in Sweden started."

An excellent opportunity to see the Swedish leading steel companies
"We had an excellent opportunity to see the leading Swedish steel companies. It was great to learn and hear their applications and products."

A total success
"The wear lecture was a total success on my point of view."

I have been able to learn
"During this week I have been able to learn more about the research topics and needs of the steel industry that often involve practical problems."

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