Technology Committees

Tinplate Mill Products Technology Committee Meeting

29–30 November 2023 • Holiday Inn Burlington Hotel and Convention Centre • Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

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Tour of ArcelorMittal Dofasco’s Tinplating Line


Holiday Inn Burlington Hotel and Conference Centre
3063 South Service Road
Burlington, Ontario L7N 3E9
Reserve by 30 October for AIST Room Rate of CAD$165
For reservations, call 905.639.4443 (code AIS) or book online

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

Wednesday, 29 November 2023 – Holiday Inn

8 a.m.


9 a.m.

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
7. Steel Industry Fatalities

Main agenda items

  • AISTech session development

    • 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

  • Finalize call for papers for AISTech 2025:

    • Advancements applicable to tin mill processes. Topics of particular interest include but are not limited to: process improvements, process control, new or emerging technologies, procedures/practices, process reliability, quality control, water treatment, energy conservation, recycling, and other environmental opportunities.

  • Discuss possible committee roundup creation

  • Discuss Technology Training conference on Tinplating

  • Discuss future Webinars


Discussion items

  1. TBD – If you have a suggested meeting topic, please contact Hossein Sayyar at:  We’ll need presenters also.


Next meeting


Chair conclusion

5 p.m.


Thursday, 30 November 2023

9 a.m.

Tour of ArcelorMittal Dofasco’s Tinplating Line
Meeting location TBD
Clothing requirements
            Hard soled, closed toe shoes
            Long sleeve shirt
            Long pants