Technology Committees

Electric Steelmaking Technology Committee Meeting

6 February 2019The Francis Marion Hotel Charleston, SC, USA

►Agenda (PDF)
►Register or contact

Tour of Nucor Steel Berkeley and Showa Denko


The Francis Marion Hotel
387 King Street
Charleston, SC 29403
Reserve by 11 January 2019 for AIST Room Rate of $149 plus tax
For reservations, call +1.843.722.0600 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

Wednesday, 6 February

8 a.m.

1. Chair’s opening remarks - Lauren Jellison  
2. Appoint minute-taker
3. Antitrust guidelines
4. Membership and attendance
5. Review minutes of previous meeting
6. AIST Staff Announcements

Main agenda items


Finalize AISTech 2019 sessions - Kyle Vanover

  • Papers due to AIST (15 February)

  • Author Registration deadline (1 March)

  • Presentation Draft Due in to AIST (15 March)

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


Nominations for committee officers for the 2019 / 2020:

  • Chair - Lauren Jellison

  • Vice Chair - Gilbert Hutton

  • Papers Chair - Kyle Vanover

  • Members Chair - Alyssa Van Delden

  • Education Chairs - Harriet Dutka & Brett McGee

  • Roundup Chair - Rob Strain


EAF Roundup update


2020 EAF Seminar 
Location is Scottsdale, Arizona with CMC Arizona as our host


Fall 2019 meeting location 

  • Saturday, 7 September 2019 before Globe Trotters registration

  • Joint meeting with the DRI Technology Committee

  • Location Milwaukee with Charter Steel Saukville as our host

  • Fall meeting topic / theme “DRI Utilization”


Young professional recruitment subcommittee - Alyssa Van Delden


Discussion items/Presentations

Contact Lauren Jellison to make a presentation before 31 December 2018




Next meeting @ AISTech 2019 in Pittsburgh, PA on Monday, 6 May 2019


Chair conclusion - Lauren Jellison






Plants tours of Nucor Steel Berkeley and Showa Denko at noon. Seating availability is based on seminar attendance

4–6 p.m.

EAF Panel Discussion with Reception


Jeremy Jones - CIX LLC    
Harriet Dutka - Sangraf International
Eugene Pretorius - Nucor Corporation
Stephan Ferenczy - SDI

Sam Matson - CMC Americas as moderator

6 p.m.