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Midwest Member Chapter

Vendor Fair

Tuesday, 13 September 2022 • Avalon Manor • Merrillville, Indiana, USA


Noon - 3 p.m.

Exhibitor Set-up

3 - 8 p.m. 

Vendor Fair
Participating Exhibitors

The vendor fair is FREE to attend.
A complimentary buffet dinner, beer and two drink tickets are included.
Hourly door prize drawings starting at 4 p.m. Spouses and guests are welcome.


Questions? Contact Kurt Schmiegel, +1.219.764.4700


US$500 members/US$630 non-members*
*Non-member rate includes AIST membership through 31 December 2023.

Booth includes:

  • 8’ x 10’ space

  • Blue and silver back drapes and side panels

  • Identification sign (7” x 44”)

  • 1 - 6’ x 2’ skirted display table

  • 2 - folding chairs

Booth assignments will be made on 29 August 2022. If you participated in previous years, every effort will be made to give your company the same booth assignment. If you register after booth assignments are made or have never participated in the vendor fair, you will be notified with your new booth location.

Bring Your Own Young Professional (BYOYP) 

AIST's Bring Your Own Young Professional (BYOYP) program rewards our Members for helping build a sustainable steel industry at the most important level:  the next generation.  Getting Young Professionals involved in AIST, and the greater steel industry, provides opportunity and benefits for all involved.  Find out more information about the program here.