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Sponsorship Opportunities

AIST events allow you to gain visibility with multiple companies in one location. Sponsoring an event is a cost-effective way for your company to stand out.

AISTech — Steel’s Premier Technology Event brings together thousands of steel industry professionals, making it the largest annual steel exposition in the world. More than 100 sponsorships are available for your company to take advantage of.

AIST Road Shows — This one-day visit to a producer company is a unique opportunity for a limited number of suppliers to showcase their products and services directly to mill personnel.

Technology Training Events — AIST recognizes the need to deliver technology-specific training courses throughout the year for entry-, mid-, and upper-level steel professionals. These conferences attract thousands of industry specialists annually and provide numerous opportunities to increase your company’s visibility and strengthen your brand.

Virtual Events — The Hogan Memorial Lecture, titled “The Steel Industry in 2020 and Beyond,” will be given by Leon Topalian, president and chief executive officer, Nucor Corp. The virtual event will also include the presentation of the prestigious AIST Steelmaker of the Year award. Past winners represent some of the biggest names in steel manufacturing.

The Town Hall Forum provides an insider’s view into today’s steel industry from the people who know: a panel of respected leaders from some of the industry’s best-regarded companies. The Town Hall Forum’s moderated discussion format will explore a variety of key opportunities and concerns impacting everyone involved in the steel community. This year’s panelists include:David Burrit t, president and chief executive officer, United States Steel Corporation; Lourenco Goncalves, chairman, president and chief executive officer, Cleveland-Cliffs Inc.; Dan Needham, vice president and general manager, NucorSteel–Indiana; David Stickler, chief executive officer, Big River Steel; and Mark D. Millett, president and chief executive officer, Steel Dynamics Inc.