Technology Committees

Metallurgy — Processing, Products & Applications Technology Committee Meeting

3 October 2023Hyatt Regency Columbus, Morrow Room • Columbus, OH, USA

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Hyatt Regency Columbus
350 N High Street
Columbus, OH 43215
Reserve by 7 September for AIST Room Rate of $218

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


1. Chair’s opening remarks - Siddhartha Biswas, Big River Steel
2. Appoint minute-taker
3. Antitrust guidelines
4. Membership and attendance
5. Review minutes of previous meeting
6. AIST Staff Announcements
7. Steel Industry Fatalities

Main agenda items

  • AISTech session development – Papers Chair Yash Injeti, Big River Steel

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

    • Determine session structure (Due by 28 Oct) including session titles & session chairs

    • Review Papers Chair and Session Chair instructions

    • Session Chair Volunteers AISTech 2024: 

  • Finalize call for papers for next year


    • The interrelation of production processes and product properties (dimensional and metallurgical), including liquid and solid steel processing, and products ranging from sheet and plate to tubular and long products, as well as finished components. Papers are being sought for process metallurgy and product application of low- and high-strength steels and advanced high-strength steels (AHSS), with focus on the fundamental aspects from microstructure to mechanical properties. Additional topics of interest include: development of new process technologies and products, process/product quality problems and control.

  • Technology committee award planning - Awards Chair Matt Enloe, SDI

    • Adolf Martens Award, 

    • Jerry Silver Award, 

    • Gilbert R. Speich Award, 

    • Richard J. Fruehan Award 

  • Technology Training conference

    • Specialty Alloy and Foundry — A Practical Training Seminar, 10–12 October 2023 • Milwaukee, WI, USA

    • More information HERE

    • 3rd International Symposium on the Recent Developments in Plate Steels, 2–5 June 2024 • Vail, CO

    • More information HERE

    • Long & Forged, June 2025, Vail

    • Automotive Steel, ISSI, June 2025

  • a.    Webinars Visit: Three Decarbonization webinars to be organized in fall 2023. 


Discussion items

a. Recap of AHSS, 19-22 June 2023, Vail CO
b. MS&T 2023 Representative: Shannon Clark, ArcelorMittal Dofasco

  • MS&T 2024 Representative: Mario Buchely, Missouri S&T

  • MS&T 2025 Representative: Yash Injeti, Big River Steel

c. Young Professionals Update - Chair Ana Araujo, CBMM
d. MS&T22 Conference Proceedings – AIST Steel Properties & Applications Conference Proceedings. 
e. New abstract management system for AISTech 2023, Open Water. 


10.    Next meeting – 6-9 May, AISTech 2024, Columbus, OH
11.    Chair conclusion - Siddhartha Biswas, Big River Steel

2 p.m.