Frequently Asked Questions

1- What is included in the registration fee?
The registration fee includes access to all lectures at the Brazil Steel Conference, material on the event and on the sector, participation at the opening cocktail, coffee-breaks, participantsí lunch and download of all presentations made (as from date to be announced by the organization of the event).

2- What is not included in the registration fee?
Expenses related to lodging, transportation, parking and other information not included in the answer to question 1.

3- How will my registration for the Congress be confirmed?
Congress participants will receive an automatic system notification by e-mail confirming receipt of payment and an electronic receipt.

4- Visa support:
The Brazil Steel Institute is not responsible for obtaining visas for foreign professionals. We may provide support letters to congress participants for applying to visas at Embassies only upon receipt of the respective registration and payment. Should you need the letter, please send an e-mail to We also recommend looking for advice at the Brazilian Embassy in your country.

5- Change of Congress Participant name:
In case a Participant is prevented from attending the event, his/her substitution by a new Participant is allowed, free of cost. We point out that such substitution will not be allowed during the event, e.g. one executive attending the opening cocktail and another attending the lectures under a single registration.

6- How may I access the presentations made during the Congress?
The files with the presentations made by the speakers will be available for download at this site within 15 days after the end of the congress. In this regard, we will send you an access link, with login and password information, to the e-mail informed in your registration form. The system will request a brief evaluation of the event, and after that it will show a page with all files for download.

7- Is there any dress code for the event?
T-shirts, bermudas, sandals or inapropriate outfit are prohibited. As a reference, participants of the previous editions wore mostly suits and ties.

8- What are the payment methods accepted?
Payments may be made using electronic payment stub or credit card: Visa, MasterCard or American Express. The deadline for payments using electronic payment stub is June 14. Credit cards will be accepted until the end date for registrations. Registrations made on the day of the event, should there be vacancies available, may be paid for using cash, check or credit card.

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ExpoSteel 2012 will be held parallel to the Conference. It is a business fair with over 3,700 m2 of constructed area, with the participation of steel and mining companies, suppliers of equipment, services and technological innovation for the steel production chain. Besides delegates, visitors will be granted free access to the area.

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