Technology Committees

Digitalization Applications/Electrical Applications Technology Committee Joint Meeting

20–21 February 2020DoubleTree by Hilton DFW Airport North • Dallas, TX, USA

Tour of IBM Global Solution Center

►Agenda (PDF)
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Hotel Arrangements

DoubleTree by Hilton DFW Airport North
4441 W. John Carpenter Freeway
Irving, TX 75063
Reserve by 19 January for AIST Room Rate of US$139
For reservations, call 972.929.8181 or book online

AIST technology committee members are asked to print out the latest revised meeting agenda from our website one week prior to this meeting.

DATC and EATC joint meeting

Thursday 20 February

Breakfast served in the meeting room at 8:30 a.m.

9 a.m.

1. Chair’s opening remarks   
2. Antitrust guidelines
3. AIST Staff Announcements
4. AIST Steel Industry Fatalities


Presentations, theme IIoT

  1. Title: Industry 4.0 - From reactive to proactive quality assurance (Challenges and Opportunities for the Steel Industry)
    Authors: Michael F. Peintinger, Phd - Managing Director at QuinLogic LLC and Jacqueline Peintinger 

  2. CyberSecurity and IIoT- Scott Christensen is the Cyber Practice Lead for GrayMatter 

  3. Xxx

  4. Xxx

Noon–1 p.m.


Thursday 20 February

1–4 p.m.

Plant visit to IBM
IBM Global Solution Center
1177 S Belt Line Rd, Coppell, TX 75019
(469) 549-8444

Friday 21 February

Breakfast served in the meeting room at 7:30 am
Individual TC meetings in separate rooms

7:30 a.m.

Chair’s opening remarks    
Appoint minute-taker
Membership and attendance
Review minutes of previous meeting

Main agenda items


Finalize AISTech sessions

  • Papers due to AIST (18 February)

  • Author Registration deadline (1 March)

  • Presentation Draft Due in to AIST (18 March)

  • Re-emphasize the role of Session Chair and Papers Chair


Nominations for committee officers


Finalize committee roundup (if applicable)


Technology Training conference (if applicable)


Discuss AIST Digital Transformation Subcommittee


Young professional recruitment subcommittee


Discussion items


Next meeting


Chair conclusion

9:30 a.m.