The Association for Iron and Steel Technology (AIST) brings together thousands of steel industry producer, supplier, academic and student members from around the world. This unique network aids professionals in the advancement of the technical development, production, processing and application of iron and steel.

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Over the past five years, AIST's membership base has supported more than 200 global programs with over 26,000 participants each year!

The members

Members of all ages and backgrounds benefit from:


Discounts on technology training, AISTech and MS&T annual events, and AIST’s online Bookstore.


Professional development credits, Foundation grants and programs, and scholarship and internship opportunities.


Awards and leadership advancement.

Join the AIST global network now and take advantage of countless career advancement opportunities.

Membership brochure

Download AIST’s membership brochure to get a better understanding of everything available to our members.

Young professionals

New to the steel industry and 30 years of age or younger? AIST has resources to help you navigate the start of your career!

Benefits and Eligibility

From conference discounts to a monthly technical journal subscription, see everything that AIST to offer.