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March 26 – 30, 2017 | New Orleans, Louisiana | Ernest N. Morial Convention Center

CORROSION is the world’s largest corrosion conference and exposition is coming to “The Big Easy”. Each year we welcome more than 6,000 corrosion engineers, scientists, researchers, technicians, asset owners, inspectors, and other professionals from over 60 countries across the world. This comprehensive conference is packed with technical education and knowledge exchange plus opportunities to connect with industry experts and peers focused on the prevention and mitigation of corrosion worldwide.

Featured Events

Frank Newman Speller Award Lecture

The Speller Award Lecture recognizes contributions to the practice of corrosion engineering.

Keynote Session: Frank Abagnale

Frank Abagnale will be the featured keynote speaker at CORROSION 2017 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Abagnale is a renowned cybersecurity and fraud prevention expert, bestselling author, and subject of the book and film Catch Me If You Can.

Willis Rodney Whitney Award Lecture

The Whitney Award recognizes public contributions to the science of corrosion.

Plenary Lecture - "Pipeline Coating & Cathodic Protection: Then and Now"

The last 50 years have brought tremendous changes in protective coatings and cathodic protection technologies for external corrosion protection of pipelines.

It’s Time to Compete in High Rollin' for a Harley

For your chance to cruise home in style on a 2017 Harley-Davidson Sportster 1200 Custom: 

  • Visit the booths of each High Rollin’ for a Harley sponsor at CORROSION 2017
  • Collect a playing card at each booth
  • Once playing cards have been collected from all sponsors, high tail it over to the Harley on the Exhibit Hall floor
  • Complete the submission card and enter to win the drawing
  • Return to the Exhibit Hall Thursday morning to see if you’ve won!
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Sponsored by Denso North America and M.C. Miller Co.

What’s new at CORROSION 2017

SBP Levee Tour

Get a closer look at one of the world’s greatest engineering challenges at CORROSION 2017 through the SBP Levee tour.


Volunteer Day

Join NACECares as we partner with New Orleans Area Habitat for Humanity (NOAHH) to provide families a chance to attain their dream of home ownership.


Corrosive Chronicles

The popular and expanded event will feature experienced corrosion professionals and NACE staff who will present interactive forums on a variety of corrosion-related topics.

Corrosive Chronicles

Maritime & Composites Pavilions

Visit the Maritime & Composites pavilions on the Exhibit Hall floor featuring new and returning exhibitors ready to meet your corrosion protection needs.


Attention: Coatings Contractors

CORROSION 2017. Don’t let the name fool you.

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Thank you to our sponsors

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