• Call For Papers 2017

    Call For Papers 2017

    Abstracts for this major international conference are being sought now for manuscripts to be presented at the event and published in the proceedings.

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  • European Steel Forum

    European Steel Forum

    A two-day program highlighting important issues for today’s steel industry, including transforming iron production, European steel markets and environmental and climate affairs. The AIST European Steel Forum will also include a moderated forum with industry leading executives. Register Today.

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  • Young Professional Program

    Young Professional Program

    The AIST Foundation recognizes the need to empower Young Professionals so the steel industry possesses a strong workforce in the future. We encourage all Young Professionals (ages 30 and younger) to join AIST FREE for their first year. Young Professionals also receive a 50% discount at steel’s premier technology event, AISTech.

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  • New! Bring Your Own Young Professional Program

    New! Bring Your Own Young Professional Program

    Get rewarded for helping build the next generation of the steel industry! Bring a young professional (age 30 and under) to an AIST conference, Technology Committee meeting or Member Chapter meeting and choose a thank-you gift from AIST.

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  • New! Interactive Steel Manufacturing Process

    New! Interactive Steel Manufacturing Process

    AIST and Purdue University Calumet — CIVS have collaborated to illustrate how you can learn each step of steel production without stepping foot inside of a mill.

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  • Membership


    Open the door to new career responsibilities through a wide range of education and networking opportunities to enhance your professional development. AIST’s incomparable network represents decades of experience in the iron and steel industry.

    Renew Your AIST Membership Today Stay Connected, Stay Involved.

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  • Extend Your Reach

    Extend Your Reach

    Advertise in AIST’s technical journal, Iron & Steel Technology, to connect with customers who purchase your products and need your services. Iron & Steel Technology continues to deliver your advertising message to the global steel industry, including major producers, suppliers and academia in North America and in 70 countries. Deliver your advertisement to the right professionals and maximize your advertising investment!

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  • Stay Ahead of the Competition

    Stay Ahead of the Competition

    AIST Process Benchmarker® (APB) is a secure, online benchmarking service for tracking key performance indicators between users engaged in the manufacturing of iron, steel and related raw materials. The APB unites steel producers in comparative technical benchmarking to improve the long-term sustainability of steel as the engineered material of choice for a diverse array of applications.

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Secondary Steelmaking Refractories – A Practical Training Seminar

10–13 Oct 2016 | Birmingham, Alabama, USA

Attendees will benefit from the practical experience of the presenters, including the application of the latest tools and techniques being used. 

The Making, Shaping and Treating of Steel: 101

11–13 Oct 2016 | Merrillville, Indiana, USA

The making, shaping, and treating of steel are critical to product design, application, cost and performance. 

Continuous Casting – A Practical Training Seminar

17–20 Oct 2016 | Memphis, Tennessee, USA

The key focus of the program is to discuss the practical aspects of casting slabs, billets and blooms, while introducing the theoretical concepts. 

European Steel Forum 2016

20–21 Oct 2016 | Buttrio, UD, Italy

AIST European Steel Forum 2016 will feature a two-day program to highlight important issues for today’s steel industry.

Maintenance Solutions — A Practical Training Seminar

07–09 Nov 2016 | Scottsdale, Arizona, USA

Hands-on instruction, tools, and the best technologies for mechanical, electrical, lubrication, hydraulics, management system maintenance and reliability solutions.

Modern Electric Furnace Steelmaking - A Practical Training Seminar

06–10 Feb 2017 | Fort Worth, Texas, USA

This course covers safety, the basics of electrical and mechanical features of electric arc furnaces, refractories, and the role of raw materials. 


CIM Announces Distinguished Lecturers

AIST 43-year life member, Professor Hani Henein, was named one of five Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum's Distinguished Lecturers for 2016. Congratulations, Hani!

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Monthly Journal

Process Metallurgy and Product Applications

2016 October Issue

Adhesive is applied by robots to the GMC Acadia on the framing line Wednesday, 10 August 2016 at the General Motors Spring Hill Manufacturing Plant in Spring Hill, Tenn., USA.