Technical Conference

The Iron & Steel Technology Conference and Exposition

AISTech 2019 — Steel’s Premier Technology Event  will be held at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center, Pittsburgh, Pa., USA.  This event will feature technologies from all over the world that help steel producers to compete more effectively in today’s global market. AISTech is a can’t-miss event for anyone involved at any level of today’s steel marketplace, providing perspective on the technology and engineering expertise necessary to power a sustainable steel industry. Whether you present, attend or exhibit, take advantage of this opportunity to network with industry peers and discover ways to improve your productivity.

Program Development and Topics

AIST Conference programs are developed by Technology Committee members representing iron and steel producers, their allied suppliers and related academia. Committees focus on ironmaking, steelmaking, finishing processes, and various engineering and equipment technologies.

Sessions currently being developed focus on the following topics:


   Safety & Health

   Pipe & Tube

   Environmental Technology



   Metallurgy — Steelmaking & Casting


   Metallurgy — Processing, Products &

   Electric Steelmaking

   Energy & Utilities

   Oxygen Steelmaking 

   Electrical Applications

   Specialty Alloy & Foundry

   Computer Applications

   Ladle & Secondary Refining

   Project & Construction Management

   Continuous Casting

   Maintenance & Reliability

   Hot Sheet Rolling

   Lubrication & Hydraulics

   Cold Sheet Rolling

   Refractory Systems


   Material Handling

   Tinplate Mill Products


   Plate Rolling

   Transportation & Logistics

   Rod & Bar Rolling