Technology Committees

Ironmaking Technology Committee Meeting

7–8 September 2016 • Steel Manufacturing Simulation and Visualization Consortium • Hammond, IN, USA

Tour of ArcelorMittal Indiana Harbor

►Agenda (PDF)
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Hotel information

Hampton Inn and Suites Munster
8936 Calumet Avenue
Munster, Indiana 46321
To make reservations, please call: +1.219.836.5555, ask for ArcelorMittal Rate
Discounted Rate: $102.00 +tax
Please call as soon as possible, as rooms are not being held

8:30 a.m.

1.Chair’s opening remarks - S. Street
2.Appoint minute-taker - Chair
3.Antitrust guidelines - M. Rosi
4.Membership and attendance – L. Storm
5.Review/Approve previous Meeting Minutes - Chair
6.AIST Staff Announcements – M. Rosi

Main committee administrative agenda items


AISTech 2017

7.1.1 # abstracts submitted

7.1.2 Review comments/concerns from AISTech 2016

7.1.3 AISTech 2018 Program Final Call for Papers

7.1.4 Date and team to finalize AISTech 2017 Sessions and Chairs


Subcommittee updates (Awards, Rule-of-thumb, APB)


Next meeting date and location

9:30-9:45 a.m.


Technical Topics Presentations


9.1 “Opportunities for Increased Understanding of the use Metallics in Blast Furnace Ironmaking through Simulation and Visualization Modeling”, Prof. C. Zhou.

10:15-10:35 a.m.

9.2 “Metallics in Blast Furnace Ironmaking”, Speaker TBD

10:35-10:55 a.m.

9.3 Metallics in Blast Furnace Ironmaking”, Speaker TBD

10:55-11:15 a.m.

9.4 “Metallics in Blast Furnace Ironmaking”, Speaker TBD

11:15-11:45 a.m.

9.5 Adhoc technical discussion

11:45 a.m.


12:30 p.m.

Travel to ArcelorMittal Indiana Harbor (private car)

Further instructions will be provided nearer the meeting date as to the exact meeting location. The trip between CIVS and IH is about 8 miles (15mins).

1-4 p.m.

Plant tour – Indiana Harbor

PPE: The primary requirement is no open toe shoes.  AM will supply hard hats, FR jackets, safety glasses and ear plugs.  An individual should bring prescription safety glasses, if applicable.

4 p.m.