AMPP Central Conference

Tackle coating and corrosion issues in your region

Join us as AMPP (formerly NACE International and SSPC) for a technical program that unites different areas from across the corrosion industry, including cathodic protection, DC/AC current interference, in-line inspections, coating failures, and corrosion under insulation, and offers real case-based corrosion issues, testing, and remediations as well as the latest technologies that can be used today.

Who will you meet at AMPP Central Conference?

  • 400-500 people from across the Central United States
  • 60% of attendees are AMPP members

Our attendees come from:

  • Department of Transportation
  • Upstream, midstream, and downstream oil and gas facilities
  • Inspection equipment and service providers
  • Coatings manufacturing, equipment, application, and inspection providers
  • Cathodic Protection equipment and service providers
  • Energy providers

Job titles of our attendees include:

  • Business development directors and managers
  • Managers – asset integrity, facility, construction, and sales
  • Engineers – asset, corrosion, reliability, metallurgical, and pipeline integrity
  • Cathodic protection/corrosion technicians
  • Operations directors and managers
  • Coatings applicator or inspector

Share your expertise

Don’t miss out on the opportunity to share your experience, research, and ideas with industry leaders and professionals in corrosion and coatings across your region.

Call for abstracts

Deadline for Abstracts: May 6, 2022
Deadline for Presentation: August 26, 2022

Registration

Full Conference registration to the conference includes access to the exhibit hall, all technical presentations, professional development hours, welcome reception and networking events, and lunch on Tuesday. A copy of approved presentations will be provided to registered attendants.

Registration Type Member Price Non-Member Price
Advance - End August 18, 2022

$275 USD $300 USD Register
Regular $325 USD $350 USD Register
One Day

$175 USD $200 USD Register
Student* Free $20 USD
Exhibit Hall Only**

$75 USD $75 USD

Registration policy

*For student registration, contact customerservice@ampp.org.
**Exhibit hall only registration can be purchased onsite.

Hotel information

Renaissance Tulsa Hotel & Convention Center
6808 South 107th East Avenue
Tulsa, OK 74133

Deadline for hotel registration: September 2, 2022
Rates: Single/Double - $115 USD

Book Your Room

The Renaissance Tulsa Hotel & Convention Center provides first-class amenities including an array of guest rooms to suit your needs. The onsite restaurant, Cyprus Grille offers delicious meals and cocktails to make a perfect end to your evening. Visit their website to view a full list of amenities and nearby attractions.

Exhibitors

Exhibitors

Attendees of the AMPP Central Conference want to learn about the latest products and services in corrosion prevention and mitigation. This gives exhibiting companies the opportunity to showcase how their products and services can be effective in assisting with these concerns.

Exhibit fee includes

  • 8x10 exhibit space (includes one 6’ ft table and two chairs)
  • 1 full conference registration
  • 1 tent card displaying your company name
  • Company name listed on floor plan located on conference web site

Price: $550 USD

Book Your Booth Floorplan

Additional booth attendants may register for the full conference registration fee of $275.

Start by clicking the “Reserve Your Booth” link and a new booking tab will open.

In the new tab click “click to start”, follow the instructions (company name and contact information), select your booth.

Please note: The booth coordinator and the person signing the electronic contract must match.

You should receive a confirmation shortly after you reserve your booth. If you are needing to change a booth size or have any questions, please contact David Briley.

Sponsorships

Sponsorships provide the opportunity for top companies to stay at the forefront of decision-makers’ and conference attendees’ minds. The AMPP Central Conference assists exhibitors with their brand awareness by offering additional ways to catch attendees’ attention through Sponsorships.

For more sponsorship information, please contact Jane Brown at jane@browncorrosion.com.

Available Sponsorships

Conference committee

Conference Chair: Levi Lee – Highridge Corrosion
Conference Co-Chair: Matt Waldrop – Tulsa Chapter Chair

Technical Program Chair: Matt Archer – Magellan Midstream
Technical Program Co Chair: Don Olson – IRT

Technical Program Committee Members
Micah Barr – Oneok
Taylor Ganong – Williams
Jared Wesolowski – Onegas
Wes Sanford – AXIOS

Advisors
Josh Johnston - Matcor
Pat McDaris – MESA
Jane Brown – Brown Corrosion – Central Area Committee

September 26-28
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Rectifier training

Interested in learning the operation, functions, and basic troubleshooting steps for rectifiers.
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Exhibit hall hours

September 26
5 p.m. - 7 p.m.

September 27
8 a.m. - 6 p.m.

September 28
8 a.m. - 12 p.m.


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Rectifier Training

Basic Cathodic Protection Rectifier Training

September 26
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
$225 per person (limited spots available)

This class will teach students the operation, functions, and basic troubleshooting steps for rectifiers. It will involve lectures as well as hands-on troubleshooting.

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Presenter: Don Olson of IRT Integrated Rectifier Technologies, Inc.

A long-standing member of AMPP (formerly NACE), Don has been providing training to the industry for 35+ years and has taught thousands of CP professionals.

Don offers rectifier training classes to not only enhance the general knowledge of Cathodic Protection rectifiers but also to aid in selecting the best type of rectifier for the specific application. Classes include discussions on Cathodic Protection fundamentals, general safety practices, design considerations, rectifier types, applications and selection, basic rectifier theory, installation, and maintenance considerations, troubleshooting, and repair, etc. In addition to the theory portion of the class, students can also expect to receive direct hands-on troubleshooting training on rectifier units.

A Certificate of Completion will be presented to attendees after the class. Please note this is not an AMPP course and certificates will be provided by the instructor.

Students are encouraged to bring and use their multimeters for the hands-on troubleshooting part of the class.

Thank you to our sponsors

Exhibitor Payment & Cancellation Policy: Payment is due at the time of contract submission. If you request to be invoiced, payment is due within 30 days of invoice date. After 30 days of the invoice date, your pre-selected booth space will be forfeited without full payment. You will be required to select another booth space when payment is received. All unpaid booth spaces will remain in "reserved" status until full payment is received. Contracts received less than 30 days prior to event must be paid in full at the time of contract submission.

All requests for cancellation must be submitted in writing. All paid and guaranteed exhibitor booth registrations cancelled in writing at least 30 calendar days or more prior to the start of the event will receive a full refund, less a 10% service fee of the total exhibit space fees; including booth attendant registrations. Paid and guaranteed exhibitor booth registrations cancelled in writing 29 to 15 days prior to the start of the event will receive a refund of 50% of the total exhibit space fees; including booth attendant registrations. No refunds or credit will be issued on cancellation requests received less than 14 days before the event begins. If the conference is cancelled due to Federal, State, or local regulations, exhibitors will receive a full refund.

Standard Registration Policy: Paid registrations cancelled in writing at least 30 calendar days or more prior to the start of the event will receive a full refund, less a 10% service fee. Paid registrations cancelled in writing 29 to 7 calendar days before the starting date of the event will receive a refund of 50% of the registration fee. No refunds or credit will be issued on cancellation requests received less than 7 calendar days before the event begins. Transfer of registration is permitted one time with an accompanying fee of $100.00 USD. Transfers may not be made less than 7 calendar days before the event begins. This policy supersedes any previously published policy regarding the cancellation process for AMPP Conferences.

All requests for transfer or cancellation must be submitted in writing to customersupport@ampp.org. No refund will be processed if the registrant is a no show.

Right to Deny or Remove: We reserve the right to deny registration or admission to, or remove any party from the Conference, in our sole discretion.