Technology Committees

Material Handling Technology Committee Meeting

16–17 January 2019 • The Embassy Suites by Hilton College Station • College Station, TX, USA

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The Embassy Suites by Hilton College Station
201 University Drive East
College Station, Texas 77840
Discounted Room Rate: $139.00
Discounted Room Rate Cut-Off: 21 December 2018
Please note that cancellations of room reservations must be before 12 January or will be charged full night room and tax.
To make reservations, please call 979.260.6000

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

Wednesday, 16 January 2019

9 a.m.

1.    Chair’s opening remarks - Tony Nath
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 - Jesse DeSpain – Papers Chair

  • 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 for 2019/2020 term:

  • Chair - Bruce Zimmerman

  • Vice Chair - Jesse DeSpain

  • Papers Chair -

  • Education Chair - Everette Davis


Future MHTC/TLTC Training Seminar - Everette Davis


Young professional recruitment subcommittee


Fall 2019 meeting location and tour site


Discussion items / Presentations

Contact Tony Nath to make a presentation by 31 December 2018


Next meeting @ AISTech 2019 in Pittsburgh, PA


Chair conclusion - Tony Nath

4 p.m.


Thursday, 17 January 2019

8 a.m.

Tour Nucor Steel Texas

11 a.m.