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Please create an account in order to submit your abstract to the AISTech Technical Program Committee for possible inclusion in the conference proceedings. Papers will be evaluated solely on the basis of information supplied with this form by the Technology Committees.
Abstracts should be limited to approximately 100 words or less (unless otherwise stated in the call for papers) and provide a concise account of the objectives, results and implications of the work. All deadlines will be strictly adhered to in order to meet production schedules.
Abstracts are due on or before 15 August 2019 for consideration for the technical program. Abstracts received after the due date will be reviewed should there be a cancellation to the program.
AISTech 2020 — The Iron & Steel Technology Conference and Exposition is scheduled for 4–7 May 2020 at the Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland, Cleveland, Ohio, USA. AISTech 2020 will include technical papers, keynote speakers and proceedings. Abstracts for this major international conference are being sought now for manuscripts to be presented at the event and published in the proceedings.
AISTech 2020 will feature technologies from all over the world that help steel producers to compete more effectively in today’s global market. If you are involved in the steel industry, you can’t afford to miss this event. Whether you present, attend or exhibit, take advantage of this opportunity to discover ways to make your job easier and improve your productivity.
All papers presented at AISTech 2020 are considered for publication in Iron & Steel Technology, AIST’s monthly technical journal, with distribution to more than 16,000 recipients worldwide. All papers presented are eligible for inclusion in the Conference Proceedings.
Participant Opportunities: Call for Papers and Presentations
The AISTech technical program promotes the transfer of iron and steel technology by providing an international forum for authors to share ideas, experiences and knowledge of the industry. We invite you to submit your abstracts for consideration. AIST offers two opportunities to participate in the AISTech 2020 Iron & Steel Technology Conference. Choose the option that best suits your objectives and available resources.
Option 1: Technical Paper
Papers presented during this technical conference are subsequently considered for publication in Iron & Steel Technology. Selection of papers for publication is based on the following factors: recommendations from sponsoring Technology Committee members; technical content, quality and current interest; quality of figures (should not require extensive reworking); and peer-review evaluations. Accepted papers may be published in the AISTech 2020 Conference Proceedings and are eligible for AIST Awards and Recognition, including the Hunt-Kelly Outstanding Paper Award, which features a US$5,000, US$2,500 and US$1,000 prize for the three highest-rated papers.
Option 2: Presentation Only
Abstracts for Presentation Only are also being accepted for consideration.
PLEASE NOTE: Presentations without a corresponding paper will not be published in the AISTech 2020 Conference Proceedings, will not be eligible for publication in Iron & Steel Technology, and will not be eligible for any AIST Awards or Recognition.