Past Brazil Member Chapter Events
Celebration — November 2014
The AIST Brazil Member Chapter and the Material Advantage student chapter at the Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (UFMG) hosted a celebration in honor of Prof. Klaus Schwerdtfeger’s 80th birthday on Saturday, 1 November 2014 in Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil. Forty-five attendees gathered to honor Prof. Schwerdtfeger for his work as a longtime lecturer for the Brazilian students.
Tribute Ceremony — September 2012
On 13 September, the AIST Brazil Member Chapter paid tribute to Jadir Cruz for his 35 years of dedication in mastering charcoal blast furnace technology and also for his 25 years of service at V&M do Brazil as number one master foreman.