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Testimonials about the CRU virtual conference experience


"Great way of interacting with industry players"
Victor Otieno, Yara East Africa
Attended CRU Africa Fertilizer Agribusiness Virtual Conference 2020

"virtual networking made easy"
Luambo Munzhedzi, Zwavhulimi Soil Fertilizers 
Attended CRU Africa Fertilizer Agribusiness Virtual Conference 2020

"Virtual conference is a very convenient way for networking and understanding business"   
Gautam S K, NR Tradewind Services Pvt Ltd
Attended CRU Africa Fertilizer Agribusiness Virtual Conference 2020

"Recent feedback about the virtual experience from delegates who attended other CRU virtual conferences despite being virtual this year’s conference was truly successful, I especially thought the breakout Zoom's were well scheduled." 
Stephen Szymanski, STL Tech - Sterlite Technologies Inc.
Attended CRU World Optical Fibre & Cable Virtual Conference 2020

"I was positively surprised about the format of the networking breaks. Every 15min meeting new participants which might not have know before was interesting."
Ulrich Lossen, j-fiber GmbH
Attended CRU World Optical Fibre & Cable Virtual Conference 2020

"I've attended other virtual industry conferences, but CRU's online platform was really easy to navigate and had some added features that were beneficial."
Lesley Cook, Corning
Attended CRU World Optical Fibre & Cable Virtual Conference 2020

"It was useful to meet in small rooms and talk to people that we normally might not have had the chance."
Jeff Koch, Umicore Optical Materials USA Inc
Attended CRU World Optical Fibre & Cable Virtual Conference 2020

"Great event, best virtual conference with key industry leaders."
Bernhard Deutsch, Corning Incorporated
Attended CRU World Optical Fibre & Cable Virtual Conference 2020

"The virtual conference provided the same caliber, scope and diversity as we have come to expect from CRU events in the past. The format facilitated making quicker contacts with other delegates and its enhanced flexibility created an extremely attractive platform to meet the schedule/needs of those participating."
Don Neville, Managing Director, RichardsApex Europe Ltd.
Attended CRU Wire & Cable Virtual Conference 2020

"Moving to a virtual platform for this years' conference was a success and definitely did not negatively affect the great quality and relevance of its content."
David Cavassa, Business Development Manager Europe, UL
Attended CRU Wire & Cable Virtual Conference 2020

"Very nicely crafted conference, virtually CRU made it possible to make it very close to the actual experience"
Gaurav Joshi, Deputy Manager, Sterlite technologies 
Attended CRU Wire & Cable Virtual Conference 2020

"very well organized virtual conference, nice and effective digital platform"
Amandine Martz, Product Marketing Manager EMEA, Dow GmbH
Attended CRU Wire & Cable Virtual Conference 2020

"Wire & Cable Virtual Conference 2020 organized to make you feel that you attended the conference for real."
Ammar Qari, Saudi Cable Company, Vice President
Attended CRU Wire & Cable Virtual Conference 2020

"Good idea and big savings in traveling while making new contacts"
Algis Midveris, Director, Garbi meta  
Attended CRU Ryans Notes Ferroalloys Virtual Conference 2020

"Very professionally organised with a good mix of topics covered, an impressive list of speakers and informative debates. Smooth transitions between sessions and excellent time-keeping. Well done, CRU!"
Denis Hunzinger, Sales Manager - Aluminium, Bloom Engineering (Europa) GmbH
Attended CRU World Aluminium Virtual Conference Europe 2020

"Technically seamless and, as ever, a great thematic conference with an impressive spectrum of speakers"
Andy Home, Metals Columnist, Thomson Reuters
Attended CRU World Aluminium Virtual Conference Europe 2020

"I found the platform easy to use. I found all I was looking for. Easy to get into contact with other participants. And of course, some really interesting presentation, I enjoyed it."
Ralf Scheid, Director Sales Europe, REAL ALLOY
Attended CRU World Aluminium Virtual Conference Europe 2020

"Great information sharing during pandemic times. Pivot to a virtual format allowed increased participation. Interesting speakers and insights, hope to see a virtual option again next year!"
Josie Cassano Rizzuti, Marketing, ArcelorMittal Dofasco
Attended SMU Steel Summit Virtual Conference 2020

"Learned a great deal from the SMU conference and got plenty of feedback on the steel market, how COVID-19 has impacted the industry and the outlook for the future! Great job!"
Scott Peskowitz, Market Research Analyst, Majestic Steel
Attended SMU Steel Summit Virtual Conference 2020

"The set-up, navigation on-line, and content of the event was excellent! My objectives for attending were met similarly to the live event I attended in 2019 - excellent job! Thank you."
Frank Kos, VP Supply Chain, Valmont
Attended SMU Steel Summit Virtual Conference 2020

"did an amazing job of overcoming the obstacle of taking a traditional in person event and making it a virtual event. I was impressed with how well they covered the networking level in addition to the informational portion of the conference."
Courtney Holmes, Product Group Manager, Pacific Steel and Recycling
Attended SMU Steel Summit Virtual Conference 2020

"The format for the virtual event was extremely easy to use and everything went seamlessly. I particularly appreciated the way that recordings of the presentations were made available immediately. Lot of valuable content in a great, easy to access format."
Carina Caldwell, Manager, Marketing and Sales Information, SSAB
Attended SMU Steel Summit Virtual Conference 2020

"Faced with transitioning from a traditional physical conference to a virtual one in only a matter of months, the SMU team pulled it off. The virtual event was very well organized and the value Reibus gained from the conference was still very worthwhile. The networking opportunities were great and we were proud to help sponsor the event."
Jon Haley, CRO, Reibus International
Attended SMU Steel Summit Virtual Conference 2020

"the Steel Summit was the best virtual conference I have attended in the post covid era"
Maureen Lesak, Managing Director, BofA
Attended SMU Steel Summit Virtual Conference 2020

"This large virtual CRU conference had a vivid live show and high-quality presentations and panels."
Felix Firsbach, Expert Steel, Lhoist
Attended SMU Steel Summit Virtual Conference 2020