On December 5, 2013 more than 250 young employees of enterprises from Ukraine and Russia took part in the opening and work of International youth innovation forum “Looking into future”, which is ar-ranged by “Zaporozhstal” Steel Works within the framework of Metinvest group strategy on work and professional development of the young specialists.

Purpose of Forum — is the promotion of youth movement and scientific and technical creativity of youth, improvement of professional skills of young employees, strengthening of their creative activity and initiativity, and also exchange of experience between the young employees of metallurgical enterprises and higher education institutions. Open contest of professional skills “Best young employee of profession” was held within the framework of Forum.

“I am sure, that for the participants of Forum, it is very powerful, effective from the ;point of view of communication and establishment of contacts area. But the main objective of Forum — is to select the best youth projects, which are directed to innovative development of metallurgical branch” noted General director of “Zaporozhstal” Steel Works Rostyslav Shurma.

It should be noted, that since 1973 “Zaporozhstal” Steel Works conduct scientific and technical conferences and Forums of young specialists. Within this period, participants proposed more than 20 000 innovator developments and scientific works, considerable part of them was implemented at the enterprises of metallurgical sector of Ukraine and CIS countries. Just within these years around 25 000 employees of all enterprises of mining and metals sector of industry of Ukraine, Russia and Belarus took part in the conferences.

Specialists of JSC “Novolipetskiy Iron and Steel Works”, PJSC “Dneprovskiy Iron and Steel Works named after Dzerzhynskiy”«, PJSC “Alchevskiy Iron and Steel Works” PJSC “Azovstal” Iron and Steel Works, PJSC “Illicha Iron and Steel Works”, PJSC “NKMZ”, PJSC “Azovobchshemash”, GP «Constructive Bureau “Yuzhnoye”, NPO ‘DONYKS», GP “UKRGYPROMEZ”, PJSC “DONETSKKOKS”, JSC “ZZHRK”, PJSC» Khartzysk pipe manufacturing plant”, GP “Zaporozhye titanium -magnezium plant”, PJSC “Dneprospetsstal named after Kuzmin”, PJSC “Zaporozhkoks”, PJSC “Zaporozhogneupor”, and also Donetsk state technical university, National metallurgical academy of Ukraine, Zaporozhye national university, Zaporozhye state engineering academy, Zaporozhye national technical university take part in the work of International youth innovative Forum.