Technology Committees

Maintenance & Reliability Technology Committee Meeting

Tuesday, 29 June 2021Music City Center, Room 110A • Nashville, TN USA 

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

Main agenda items

  • Present Technology Committee awards- none to present, discuss RAA submissions (1 to date)

  • Review Mission Statement

  • Nominations for Board of Director Level Awards—Distinguished Member and Fellow, Sendzimir Award, Fairless Award and Steelmaker of the Year nominations

  • Develop committee objectives for next year

    • Meeting Locations

    • Technical Topic to be discussed and possible presenters

    • Specialty Conferences

    • Webinars

  • Elect New Officers

    • Chairman- Carl Garringer, SDI Slated

    • Vice-Chairman-Jeff Kusnier, MRSI

    • Papers Chairman-Steve Heavyside, Evraz

    • Education Chairman-Bijay Prakash, Cleveland Cliffs

  • Present Chair Plaques


Discussion items
a)    Current status of the committee, changes as a result of the pandemic and direction moving forward. 
b)    Discuss the importance of RAA nominations and the need for additional submissions moving forward. 


Next meeting


Chair conclusion

1:30 p.m.

Adjourn and Lunch