Full Registration

Advance Registration
Regular Price (Begins Feb 8, 2018)

NACE Member

$670 USD

$775 USD


$810 USD

$975 USD

*Must have an active student membership


$85 USD

*Full registration includes access to all symposia, meetings/forums, and exhibits for all days of the conference.

Two-Day Registration

NACE Member

Sunday - Monday
Monday - Tuesday
Wednesday - Thursday

$510 USD

$625 USD

Tuesday - Wednesday

$545 USD

$650 USD

Registration does not include the price of special events. For pricing, please continue on to registration.

One-Day Registration

NACE Member

Sunday, Monday, or Thursday

$360 USD

$465 USD

Tuesday or Wednesday

$380 USD

$485 USD

Registration does not include the price of special events. For pricing, please continue on to registration.

Guest Registration

NACE Member

Advance Registration

$135 USD

$135 USD

Regular Registration - (Begins Feb 8, 2018)

$155 USD

$155 USD

*Registration includes access to the Guest Reception, breakfasts Monday-Wednesday, Opening Reception, Exhibit Hall Opening and access to the Exhibit Hall. Does not include access to the tours, which are sold separately.

Exhibit Hall Visitor Registration


Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday

$75 USD per day

General Registration Information

Advance registration is available online beginning October 10, 2017 through February 8, 2018. Online registrations will be accepted until April 12, 2018. After April 12, 2018, registrations will only be accepted on-site at the Phoenix Convention Center.

Advance/Full Registration

In the categories listed above, advanced full conference attendees, who register by February 8, 2018, will receive a complimentary USB drive with all technical symposium papers presented at the conference. After February 8, 2018, the USB drive of the 2018 conference papers can also be purchased in the online NACE Store or at the NACE Store at the conference for $149 USD.

One- and Two-Day Registration

One- and two-day registrations allow registrants access to areas listed above on the selected day(s) registered and include online access to all technical symposium papers.

Student Registration

To learn about the qualifications for becoming a NACE student member and requirements for student registration, nace.org/students.‍ Requirements must be fulfilled before conference registration can be accepted.

Guest Program Registration

As the guest of a registered attendee, guest registration allows access to social activities and the Exhibit Hall. It does not allow access to meetings, forums, or symposia. To attend guest program activities, additional fees may be required. For more information, please click here.

Exhibitor/Attendee Alert! – Vendors called “onlinedatamails” and "Connect Prospects" are attempting to scam conference attendees. Please be aware that these vendors are not affiliated with NACE International and has no access to the information they claim to be selling. Please disregard emails from onlinedatamails, Connect Prospects, or any other companies attempting to sell you a false list. If you receive a message from any vendor you are unfamiliar with and would like to confirm their affiliation with the conference please contact Jacob Adams at jacob.adams@nace.org.

Registration & Cancellation Policies

Conference Registration Payment and Information

Registration will not be processed without payment. Registration and payment date determine price. Payment must be made in U.S. dollars from a U.S. financial institution.

If you have a disability that may hinder your participation, fax a written description of your needs to +1 281-228-6329 and a NACE staff member will contact you.

Registration Policies

Check refunds are processed after the conference. There are no refunds on exhibit visitors or networking tickets. Registrations received after April 12, 2018 will be processed on site.

Cancellation Policies

All cancellations MUST BE IN WRITING. If you cancel 35 DAYS PRIOR to the conference you will receive a refund of 50%. If you cancel from 34 DAYS to 3 DAYS PRIOR to the conference, you will receive a refund of 10%. NO REFUNDS will be given 3 DAYS or less prior to the conference. No refunds given for no-shows.

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.