AISTech


Schedule of Events

Make the most of your conference by attending AISTech 2017’s multiple events! In addition to the 550+ technical presentations and the steel industry’s largest annual trade show and exposition, conference registrants are encouraged to attend the AIST Foundation Golf Classic on Sunday as well as the opening plenary sessions, the President’s Award Breakfast and the Industry Leader Town Hall Forum. We hope to see you at the Music City Center, Nashville's newest convention center!

Sunday, 7 May









 

Student Plant Tour:
Nucor Steel–Decatur LLC

10 a.m.–5 p.m.

Conference Registration

Noon–5 p.m.

AIST Foundation Golf Classic

Noon–7 p.m.

Young Professionals' Reception

5–6 p.m.

Monday, 8 May


Author/Chair Introductions

7 a.m.
























 

Conference Registration

7:30 a.m.–5 p.m.

Howe Memorial Lecture

8–9 a.m.

Exhibit Floor Open

9 a.m.–6 p.m.

AIST Service Center Open

9 a.m.–6 p.m.

Student Project Presentation Contest

9:30–11:30 a.m.

Technical Sessions

9:30 a.m.–Noon

Graduate Student Poster Contest Display

9:30 a.m.–5 p.m.

University-Industry Relations Roundtable

Noon–1:45 p.m.

Technology Committee Meetings

Noon–1:30 p.m.

Technical Sessions

2–5 p.m.

AIST Welcome Reception – Exhibit Hall

5–6 p.m.

Steel to Students Reception

6–8 p.m.

Tuesday, 9 May


Author/Chair Introductions

7 a.m.
















 

President's Award Breakfast

8–9:45 a.m.

Conference Registration

8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.

Graduate Student Poster Contest Display

9 a.m.–5 p.m.

Exhibit Floor Open

9:30 a.m.–6 p.m.

AIST Service Center Open

9:30 a.m.–6 p.m.

Technical Sessions

10 a.m.–Noon

Exhibit Hall Lunch

11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m.

Technology Committee Meetings

Noon–1:30 p.m.

Technical Sessions

2–5 p.m.

Wednesday, 10 May


Author/Chair Introductions

7 a.m.
















 

Conference registration

7:30 a.m.–2 p.m.

Technical Sessions

8–10 a.m.

Town Hall Forum

10 a.m.–Noon

Town Hall Lunch – Exhibit Hall

Noon–2 p.m.

Exhibit Floor Open

Noon–4 p.m.

AIST Service Center Open

Noon–4 p.m.

Truck Giveaway – Exhibit Hall

2:30–3 p.m.

AIST Prize Drawings

3:30–4 p.m.

Thursday, 11 May


Plant Tours:
Bridgestone Warren
Bridgestone LaVergne
Gerdau Nashville Construction Products
Nucor Steel—Decatur LLCSOLD OUT


8 a.m.–Noon
8 a.m.–Noon
8 a.m.–Noon
7:30 a.m.–2 p.m.

 

Please check back frequently as the schedule of events may change without notice.