Technology Committees

Energy & Utilities Technology Committee Meeting

7 October 2019Embassy Suites by Hilton Knoxville West • Oak Ridge, TN, USA

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Embassy Suites by Hilton Knoxville West
9621 Parkside Drive
Knoxville, TN 37922
Reserve by September 16 for AIST Room Rate of $149.00
For reservations, call +1.865.246.2309 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.

1 p.m.

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

Main agenda items


AISTech session development

  • Selection of Abstracts (Due by 15 Sept) – (Handle via conference call if necessary)

  • Determine session structure (Due by 30 Oct) including session titles & session chairs

  • Review Papers Chair and Session Chair instructions


Finalize call for papers for next year, currently it reads:  
“Energy and utilities papers sought to promote efficient, safe, and environmentally responsible energy and utilities technology in the production and processing of iron and steel. Topics covering energy efficiency in the use of combustion and purchased utilities are desired. Papers should focus on the practical application and innovative uses of byproduct gases, steam, industrial gases, compressed air, electricity, lighting, heat recovery systems, boilers/furnaces and power generation.”


AIST Leadership Conference – Solicit any discussion items/concerns from the TC to be discussed at the LDC

2:15 p.m.



Technology committee award planning (Energy Achievement Award) – Anup Sane


Technology Training conference (Thermal – November 2020) –  Michael Cochran


Discussion items


Next meeting


Chair conclusion

4 p.m.