What to expect from the Central Area Conference?

Join us in August 2021 as NACE International and the NACE Kansas City Section bring you 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 put to use today.

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Conference Committee

Conference Chair
Mark Anderson

Conference Co-Chair & Treasurer
James Hilleary

Technical Program Chair
Jared Flott

Technical Program Co-Chair
Chris Ferguson

Advisor
John Gormely

Advisor
Jane Brown

Technical Program Committee Member
Daniel Clubine

Technical Program Committee Member
Chris Nicholson

Who will you meet at Central Area Conference?

o 300-400 people from across the Central United States

o 60% of attendees are NACE members

o 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

o 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

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