Women In Steel Conference


AIST Women in Steel Conference

17–19 September 2023 • Pittsburgh, Pa., USA

Wrap-Up Video

This inaugural event was created to support the recruitment, engagement and professional development of women in the global steel industry. Over two days, the event featured three panel discussions, two keynote speakers, and leadership skills training that enhanced attendee personal and professional growth. A sold-out crowd of 270 steel professionals, from operators to human resource personnel participated and benefited from this unique and inclusive seminar.

►2023 Attendance List
►View the Conference Program
►View the Conference Recap
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Myrissa Welch, SSAB Iowa

“This Conference gave participants the opportunity to collaborate and gain valuable insights from the speakers. They not only informed us, but challenged us with goals to achieve before returning next year.” – anonymous survey respondent

“It was incredible to meet so many inspiring women. I was overwhelmed by how common the issues we all face are. It has helped me to make new goals for both myself and the impact I can make within my company.” – anonymous survey respondent

“I appreciated the breaks and the time we had to meet other women. I appreciated that it fostered conversations and challenging topics without bashing men or anything like that. I felt like the topics that were brought up were applicable and were handled very well to bring insight without going overboard.” – anonymous survey respondent

“I liked the candor of all the speakers-there was a real emphasis on actual life events they have personally had & detailed lessons learned that were very beneficial to me.” – anonymous survey respondent


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