Membership


Benefits & Eligibility

Membership in AIST means you want to be part of advancing the global steel industry. You want to join a faction of intelligent, like-minded individuals who work together to keep the industry successful while enhancing your own professional development.

Members Receive:

  • A monthly subscription to Iron & Steel Technology — the premier technical journal for steel industry personnel and academics.

Discounts on:

Access to:

  • 30 Technology Committees — a network of peers who meet regularly to solve problems and cultivate the progression of steel technology.

  • 22 regional Member Chapters — a grassroots level of volunteers dedicated to assisting in the exchange of ideas.

  •  AIST Digital Library — an online repository of more than 10,000 downloadable technical articles from Iron & Steel Technology, conference proceedings and industry data. AIST members can download 25 articles per quarter.

  • AIST Buyer’s Guide — an online resource that provides company information segmented by various categories.

  • AIST Member Directory — an online directory of all current AIST members.

AIST Young Professional Free Membership

  • The future of the iron and steel industry lies with its Young Professionals. Anyone age 30 and younger can take advantage of a FREE year of AIST membership. ►Apply Now


Additional Benefits Available as part of the ABM-AIST Combi-Membership

ABM-AIST Combi-Membership
AIST members also have the option to join Associação Brasileira de Metalurgia, Materiais e Mineração (ABM) at a reduced rate. The partnership between AIST and ABM allows AIST members to stay informed about the Brazilian steel industry. Benefits include:

  • A quarterly subscription to ABM’s magazine, Metallurgy and Materials.

  • Discounts on ABM seminars, conferences, surveys and publications through ABM’s Library.

  • Industry acknowledgement to authors of outstanding papers presented at ABM events through the ABM Awards Recognition Forum.

  • Networking opportunities with mining and metal professionals.