• Watch It Now On Demand!

    Watch It Now On Demand!

    In case you missed it, members can now check out the virtual Steelmaker of the Year and Hogan Memorial Lecture Award Presentations on AIST.org. Get inspired by Leon Topalian’s encouraging words on what we can expect for the steel industry in 2020 and beyond and hear some of the key’s behind John Ferriola’s renowned success — certainly a must watch in our book.

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  • Steel Industry Webinars

    Steel Industry Webinars

    Register now to hear industry experts to discuss topics and events impacting the steel community.

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  • Membership


    Take charge of your career by joining AIST’s unique global network of steel industry professionals. Hundreds of educational resources and networking opportunities are provided to help individuals reach professional and corporate goals.

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  • Technology Training Events

    Technology Training Events

    The health of our members, partners and staff is AIST’s prime concern. Due to current state and local regulations regarding allowable meeting size and travel, we are transitioning our Fall technology training conferences to virtual events. While we are disappointed not to be able to meet in person, we believe we have created strong programs to further increase your technical knowledge.

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Steel Mill Combustion and Thermal Systems

27–28 Oct 2020 |, Virtual Meeting

Basic knowledge and operating background to assess and understand the condition of their combustion system equipment.

The Making, Shaping and Treating of Steel: 101

04–05 Nov 2020 |, Virtual Meeting

The making, shaping, and treating of steel are critical to product design, application, cost and performance. 

Modern Electric Furnace Steelmaking — A Practical Training Seminar

01–05 Feb 2021 | Nashville, Tennessee, USA

Covers safety, the basics of electrical and mechanical features of electric arc furnaces, refractories, and the role of raw materials. 

Hot Sheet and Plate Rolling Fundamentals — Practical Training Seminar

08–11 Feb 2021 | Michigan City, Indiana, USA

This seminar provides a comprehensive overview of hot rolling steel strip and plate.

Long Products Rolling – A Practical Training Seminar

09–11 Feb 2021 | San Antonio, Texas, USA

The primary focus is on the process and equipment customarily found in the rolling mill building. 

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Webinar – How Software Drives the World of Steel – 18 November

Software development is an essential part of the steel industry’s digital transformation. This webinar, hosted by Primetals Technologies, demonstrates how software helps manage steel production via digital twins, artificial intelligence and data analytics.

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Monthly Journal

Process Metallurgy & Product Applications

2020 October Issue

The Torre Helea tower in Puebla City, Mexico, consists of 33 levels and 93 luxurious residences. Each level has three apartments that are arranged like a propeller and rotate 15° while ascending until reaching 143 m in height, offering a 180° panoramic view of Puebla City. Read more about this unique structure on page 62.