November 9, 2020

MSCI’s Next CEO Huddle Is This Week!

While the coronavirus pandemic has kept industrial metals industry colleagues from meeting in person, the Metals Service Center Institute is working to develop engaging, online contents for its members. These events are all online and can be accessed by members no matter where they are in the world.

Upcoming events include:

  • November 12, 1 p.m. CT, CEO Huddle: MSCI President and CEO Bob Weidner will host a free webinar discussion with James Hoffman, president and CEO of Reliance Steel and Aluminum, and Leon Topalian, president and CEO of NUCOR. Hoffman and Topalian will share their personal perspective on industry topics that include the economy, leadership, COVID-19, workplace issues, and much more. Learn more and register here, and share the information about this event with your colleagues.
  • December 3, 2020, 11 a.m., Webinar: MSCI will host a free webinar to discuss metals industry technology trends based on the annual Crowe LLP IT survey. Speakers will be Tony Barnes, Metals Industry Lead at Crowe LLP, and Jon Bovit, Managing Director at Resilinc who will ask: what are the biggest technology challenges and where are the biggest opportunities? How are companies connecting to customers? Our topics will range from upgrading ERP systems, cybersecurity capabilities, logistics, warehouse and production systems to how artificial intelligence is being adopted and used in metals companies. Click here for more information.
  • December 3, 2020, 3 p.m. CT, Regional Forum Webinar: MSCI will host a Regional Forum Webinar for leaders from the Eastern part of the Midwest United States. MSCI’s Bob Weidner will moderate. The discussion will feature: Dan Kelly, president of Benjamin Steel Company, Inc.; Todd Leebow, president and CEO of Majestic Steel USA, Inc.; Micky Tschirhart, vice president of Scion Steel; and Andrew Greiff, president and COO of Olympic Steel, Inc. While this event will be held in conjunction with MSCI’s Cincinnati, Pittsburgh, Northern Ohio, and Michigan Chapters, all MSCI members are welcome. Click here for more information.