2018 Industry Conference Schedule
AGA OPS CONFERENCE & SPRING COMMITTEE MEETINGS
June 25-29, 2018
OMNI Shoreham Hotel, Washington, DC
The annual AGA Operations Conference (June 26-29) is the American natural gas industry’s premier gathering of natural gas
utility and transmission company operations professionals that share technical knowledge, ideas, and best practices to
promote the safe, reliable, and cost-effective delivery of natural gas to the end-user. AGA’s Operations Section Technical
Committees and Spring Committee Meetings will meet in conjunction with the Operations Conference, June 25-26.
Note: AGA attendees will receive complimentary transportation and an exhibit pass to the World Gas Conference Exhibits on Thursday, June 28th.
WORLD GAS CONFERENCE
June 25-29, 2018
Walter E. Washington Convention Centre, Washington, DC
RCP Exhibit Space #2207
The World Gas Conference (WGC) is the most important gas industry gathering in the world. The triennial event has over 600
speakers consisting of the industry’s most influential leaders and policy-makers, including
US Secretary of Energy Rick Perry, and CEOs from companies such as
Chevron, ExxonMobil, Qatar Petroleum, Gazprom, BP, Total, ConocoPhillips and Shell.
TGA OPERATIONS & MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE
June 11-13, 2018
San Antonio, Texas
2018 APGA Annual Conference
July 22-25, 2018
Hilton Portland Downtown
The American Public Gas Association (APGA) Annual Conference is the largest gathering of municipal natural gas professionals across the nation.
From the educational sessions with key industry figures generating new ideas to networking opportunities with hundreds of colleagues from across
the nation, the APGA Annual Conference is the event of the year for city- and community-owned natural gas utility professionals and industry experts.
SGA OPERATING CONFERENCE & EXHIBITS
July 30-August 1, 2018
Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel & Marina
The SGA Operating Conference format is a focused round table discussion. Attendees learn smart practices and lessons learned from their peers with 22 concurrent facilitated sessions to choose from. Breakout sessions with presentations from subject matter experts open the conference following the keynote address. Make plans to visit the exhibit hall, which will include over 100 services and product service organizations showcasing the latest products and services available to the industry.
LGA PIPELINE SAFETY CONFERENCE
July 30-August 3, 2018
Astor Crowne Plaza, New Orleans
RCP is once again a proud sponsor and exhibitor at this year's conference, which has been referred to as the "Premier Pipeline Safety Conference." We
are excited to showcase our newest developments and all our services for Pressure Test support.
WESTERN REGIONAL GAS CONFERENCE
August 28-29, 2018
(Note: Updated conference dates!)
M Resort in Henderson, Nevada
The Western Regional Gas Conference provides a forum for the free exchange of information between natural gas companies and their state and federal regulators, and with associated industry organizations, consultants, manufacturers and vendors that serve the pipeline industry.
2018 RRC PIPELINE SAFETY TRAINING SEMINAR
August 22-24, 2018
AT&T Conference Center, Austin, TX
Note: The Texas Gas Association (TGA) is not coordinating this meeting this year. Contact the Railroad Commission of Texas (RRC) via their website for additional information.
PIPELINE SAFETY TRUST ANNUAL CONFERENCE
October 18-19, 2018
Hotel Monteleone, New Orleans
Each year since 2006, the Pipeline Safety Trust has hosted pipeline safety conferences. What makes them unique among pipeline conferences is the mix of attendees, who come with experience as the
affected public, the pipeline industry, and government regulators. All these people come together to discuss barriers to safer pipelines.
2018 APGA Operations Conference
October 30-November 1, 2018
The Chattanoogan Hotel