Technical Conference

The Iron & Steel Technology Conference and Exposition

Steel’s premier technology event features more than 100 different session topics spanning the entire steelmaking process, from raw materials to finished products.

Thousands of global steel industry professionals attend AISTech each year to learn about the latest products, processes, technology advancements and digitalization transformation.
AISTech 2019 is the perfect opportunity for newcomers and seasoned employees alike to come together and discuss new practices that will benefit not only steel or steel-related companies, but the international  manufacturing industry as a whole.
According to the AISTech 2018 Post-Conference Survey, more than 90% of technical registrants agreed that the technical presentations provided good value.
Grow your industry knowledge and learn from the experts at AISTech 2019!

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