Technology Committees

Safety & Health and Rolls Technology Committees Joint Meeting

22–23 January 2019The Embassy Suites Historic Charleston • Charleston, SC, USA

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Tour of SafeRack


The Embassy Suites Historic Charleston
337 Meeting Street
Charleston, SC 29403
Reserve by 24 December 2018 for AIST Room Rate of $129.00 plus tax
For reservations, call +1.843.723.6900 or book online and mention AIST SHTC/RTC Meeting

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

Tuesday morning, 22 January 2019 (SHTC & RTC meet separately)

9 a.m.

1. Chair’s opening remarks - Robbie Woods
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 - Ricky Rollins – Papers Chair

  • Papers due to AIST (15 February)

  •  Author Registration deadline (1 March)

  • Presentation Draft Due in to AIST (15 March)

  • Re-emphasize the role of Session Chair and Papers Chair


Nominations for committee officers for 2019/2020 term:

  • Chair - Robbie Woods

  • Vice Chair - Justin Hoover

  • Papers Chair - Ricky Rollins

  • Education Co-Chairs - Brad Bray & Malcom Dunbar


Technology Training conference update

  • 2020 Leading Safety into the Future

  • Date is 21-24 June 2020 in Philadelphia, PA


Fall 2019 meeting location and tour site


Young professional recruitment subcommittee


Discussion items

a. Contact Robbie Woods to make a presentation during our joint meeting with the Rolls Technology Committee

Tuesday afternoon, 22 January 2019 (Joint meeting with the SHTC & RTC)




Next meeting - AISTech 2019 in Pittsburgh, Pa.


Chair conclusion

5 p.m.


Wednesday, 23 January 2019

9 a.m.

SHTC to tour SafeRack



9 a.m.

RTC to tour Nucor Steel