Registration will open 1 December 2015.

Save US$100 on Full Conference Registration if you register by 31 January 2016 (only one discount per registrant).

Full conference and student registration includes admission to all Technical Conference sessions, the Exhibit Hall and the Town Hall Forum, as well as a Town Hall Lunch Coupon for the Exhibit Hall, and one set of Conference Proceedings in digital format.  

One-day conference registration includes all conference events for the day of purchase, one set of Conference Proceedings in digital format, and admission to all Technical Conference sessions for one day (Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday) and the Exhibit Hall every day.

Exposition only registration includes admission to the Exhibit Hall every day.

Attention Non-Members

Non-member paid conference registrations are entitled to a complimentary AIST membership. All member benefits and privileges are activated when a membership form is completed and returned to the AIST Service Center in the Exhibit Hall. Membership is valid through 31 December 2016.

President’s Award Breakfast

The President’s Award Breakfast will be held at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, 17 May in the David L. Lawrence Convention Center. Advance single tickets are US$40. Tables of 10 are available for US$350. Advance purchase tickets and tables must be picked up at the registration area in the David L. Lawrence Convention Center before 5 p.m. on Monday, 16 May. All on-site single ticket sales will be US$45, if seating is still available.

Donate to the AIST Foundation

Each year the AIST Foundation offers numerous scholarships to graduating high school seniors, with preference given to those studying engineering and other technical professions. Help the AIST Foundation secure the future of the steel industry by generously donating in support of the scholarship programs. Contributions to the AIST Foundation may be tax-deductible.

Cancelation Policy

All cancelations must be made in writing and be mailed, faxed or emailed to AIST headquarters. Cancelations received by 25 April 2016 will receive a full registration refund minus a US$25 handling fee. Cancelations received after 25 April 2016 will result in forfeiture of the entire registration fee. Telephone inquiries will not be accepted as requests for refund. If you would like to send a substitute, a new registration form must be mailed, emailed or faxed for that person, indicating the substitution. Be certain that the membership status of each person is equivalent or note otherwise. Send cancelation notifications to: AIST, 186 Thorn Hill Road, Warrendale, PA 15086 USA, Fax: +1.724.814.3001, email: