Technology Committees

Energy & Utilities Technology Committee Meeting

Date: 1–2 September 2015
Location: Hilton Garden Inn Suffolk Riverfront • Suffolk, VA, USA
Tour: Nucor Hertford County 

►Agenda (PDF)

Hotel Arrangements 

Hilton Garden Inn Suffolk Riverfront
100 East Constance Road
Suffolk, VA 23434
Phone: +1.757.925.1300
Nucor Rate: $104

Arrive August 31st  Informal dinner 

            Meet in Hotel lobby at 6:00 for dinner plans

1 September 2015

8 a.m.

1. Chair’s opening remarks
2. Appoint minute-taker
3. Antitrust guidelines
4. Membership and attendance
5. Review minutes of previous meeting
6. AIST Staff Announcements

Main agenda


AISTech session development

Selection of Abstracts
Determine session structure including session titles & chairs
Review Papers Chair and Session Chair instructions


Finalize call for papers for next year


AIST Leadership Conference – Solicit any discussion items/concerns from the TC to be discussed at the LDC


Technology committee award planning 


Specialty Training conference 



Discussion Items


Technical Presentations:

Nat Gas Supply/Price outlook by Richard Ricks  (30 min)
Reduce Energy Costs/compressed Air Blow by Anthony Sobczak  (60 min)
Tech Presentation #3 (TBA)


Next meeting


Chair conclusion



2 September 2015

8:45-10:45 a.m.

Plant Tour - Nucor Hertford plant, 1505 River Rd, Cofield, NC

Carpool from Hotel leaving at 7:30 am. (Make sure you arrange a ride with someone if you aren’t renting a car)

PPE required: Steel toe boots, plant to provide other PPE including flame resistant jackets, hard hats, safety glasses, and ear plugs

10:45 – 11:15 (to be confirmed)

Lunch at Plant