Sir Henry Bessemer Lecturer Announced

The Iron & Steel Society
29 Jun 2008

The Iron and Steel Society is pleased to announce that this year’s Sir Henry Bessemer Lecture will be presented by Dr Tridibesh Mukherjee, Group Director, Technology and Integration, Tata Steel – Corus and the 2008 recipient of the Bessemer Gold Medal. The lecture and dinner will be held at the Law Society, Chancery Lane, London on Wednesday 5th November 2008.


This year’s Sir Henry Bessemer Master Class will take place on Thursday 6th November at the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining, 1 Carlton House Terrace, London. The theme of this year’s event is "Future Steel Technologies". Confirmed master class leaders are: Dr Brian Smith, Managing Director, Corus Research, Development and Technology; Dr Didier Farrugia, Corus Research, Development and Technology; Ken Broome, Manager, Operations Development, Aldwarke Cast Products, Corus Engineering Steels and Steve Webster, formerly Corus Research, Development and Technology. Further details are available from Jackie Butterfield 01302 380906