Digital Transformation Forum for the Steel Industry
25–28 March 2019 • Omni William Penn Hotel • Pittsburgh, PA, USA
About the Program
Digital Transformation is a critical component for steel companies’ future success. It is a broad concept with the potential to influence all aspects of the steelmaking process. This workshop will provide an overview of and insight into the buzzwords (Industry 4.0, the Internet of Things) and technologies of Digital Transformation, such as smart sensor applications, artificial intelligence, robots and drones, augmented and virtual reality, and cybersecurity. Some sessions will focus on the integration and practical application of these technologies and procedures.
Who Should Attend
Decision-makers and those with a technical background who are interested in learning more about how to make their areas smarter by utilizing digital transformation methods through the use of automation, information technology, maintenance, smart factories, the digital supply chain, cloud computing and advanced tools.
Bring Your Own Young Professional (BYOYP) Program
AIST recently launched the Bring Your Own Young Professional (BYOYP) program to encourage our members to help boost the next generation’s involvement in AIST and the steel industry. If you are an AIST member and are bringing a Young Professional (age 30 and under) to the conference, you can receive a free gift. All you have to do is enter their contact information on the registration form when you sign up for the conference. Find out more information about the program here.
Professional Development Hours
This course may qualify for up to 18.5 Professional Development Hour (PDH) credits. Each attendee will receive a certificate listing the quantity of PDH credits earned for this course. This course is not approved for PDH credit in New York, Florida, North Carolina and Oklahoma.
AIST’s Electrical Applications/Sensors Subcommittee and Computer Applications Technology Committees.