Technology Committees

Energy and Utilities Technology Committee Meeting

6–8 March 2019Oak Ridge National Laboratory - Manufacturing Demonstration Facility • Knoxville, TN, USA

Tour of Main Facility – Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Hotel Arrangements


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

Wednesday, March 6, 2019 at the Hotel

1 p.m.

Chair’s opening remarks, Mr. Lou York


Planning session to work out details for the fall training course

2:30 p.m.


Thursday, March 7, 2019 at the Manufacturing Demonstration Facility (Hardin Valley)

8 a.m.

1. Chair’s opening remarks, Mr. Lou York 
3. Antitrust guidelines
4. Membership and attendance
5. Review minutes of previous meeting
6. AIST Staff Announcements
7. AIST Steel Industry Fatalities

10:30 a.m.


Main agenda items

10:45 a.m.

Main agenda items

  • 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


Energy Achievement Award



12:45 p.m.

Nominations for committee officers, by re-electing:

  • Lou York – Chair, Case Engineering, Inc.

  • Anup Sane – Vice Chair, Air Products

  • Rishabh Bahel – Papers Chair, ArcelorMittal Cleveland


2020 Thermo training conference

1:45 p.m.

AIST Digital Transformation Subcommittee


Discuss Young professional recruitment subcommittee 


Next meeting

2 p.m.

Tour Manufacturing Demonstration (Hardin Valley) Facility


Chair conclusion

4 p.m.


Friday, March 8, 2019 

8 a.m.

Optional Tour:  Main Facility – Oak Ridge National Laboratory located at 1 Bethel Valley Rd, Oak Ridge, 37830