Thousands in Indy For Steel Event

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An event billed as North America's largest annual gathering for the steel industry is underway in Indianapolis. Visit Indy expects the four-day Iron and Steel Technology Conference and Exposition to draw 5,000 attendees. May 5, 2014

News Release

PITTSBURGH, Penn. - AISTech 2014, North America's largest annual steel conference and exposition, opens on Monday, 5 May at the Indiana Convention Center, Indianapolis, Ind., USA.

There will be two major media events during the four-day program:

Mark D. Millett, president and chief executive officer, Steel Dynamics Inc., will deliver the keynote address, "Making Money in the Steel Industry Is Not a Mystery," at the annual President's Award Breakfast at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, 6 May. Millett and other steel executive award winners will host a question-and-answer session for the media immediately following the President's Award Breakfast.

The AISTech Town Hall Forum will take place on Wednesday, 7 May at 8:30 a.m., during which a panel of the industry's top executives from Nucor Steel-Texas, Deutsche Bank Securities, United States Steel Corporation, Steel Authority of India Ltd., CMC Americas, ArcelorMittal USA and Cliffs Natural Resources will debate global steel industry issues, concerns and opportunities. Additional information on each panelist is available at AISTech.org.

WHAT: AISTech 2014 - The Iron & Steel Technology Conference and Exposition

WHERE: Indiana Convention Center, Indianapolis, Ind., USA

WHEN: Monday, 5 May–Thursday, 8 May 2014

AISTech 2014, sponsored by the Association for Iron & Steel Technology (AIST), is North America's largest annual steel conference and exposition. AIST is an international technical association representing individual members from iron and steel producers, their allied suppliers and related academia. The association is dedicated to advancing the technical development, production, processing and application of iron and steel.

Soource: The Association for Iron & Steel Technology