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What is CORROSION 2020?

CORROSION, the world’s largest conference and exposition on corrosion, welcomes more than 6,000 attendees hailing from over 70 countries. This comprehensive technical conference is packed with 1,000+ hours of technical education all focused on the study, prevention, and control of corrosion. Experience infinite opportunities to exchange knowledge and connect with the entire corrosion-fighting continuum: scientists, researchers, engineers, technicians, coatings inspectors and contractors, educators and students, as well as business executives and asset owners.

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Establish meaningful connections at one of our many networking events!

Following a day filled with technical meetings and perusing the exhibit hall floor, you will find several networking social events scheduled throughout the conference allowing you to mingle face-to-face with colleagues and spark a relationship that can lead to new opportunities and partnerships. These events are one of the main reasons so many come to CORROSION!

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Why wait until opening day? Come in early to begin your CORROSION experience!

Corrosion Technical Series
Saturday, March 14 / 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

This series brings you innovative, hot-button corrosion issues where in-the-know experts will shed light on shared corrosion challenges through best practices, emerging technology, case studies and lessons learned. With FIVE sessions offered – including marine exhaust gas cleaning systems (scrubbers), impacts in renewable energy, robotics in confined spaces, FPSOs and water/wastewater – you are sure to find a perfect fit!

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Where operational excellence and protecting your workers come together!

AICHE Process Safety Course
Sunday, March 15 / 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Front line workers rely on both process safety and occupational safety to protect themselves on chemical process industry manufacturing sites. This comprehensive workshop strives to improve operational excellence and process safety by focusing on team culture, competencies, and conduct of operations.

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Impact future corrosion research and participate in our Additive Manufacturing Workshop!

NACE Consortia Additive Manufacturing Roundtable Event
Wednesday, March 18 / 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

The Additive Manufacturing industry is projected to reach 1+ billion by 2025 with companies seeking to focus on accelerating and integrating additive manufacturing technologies to their businesses to build products and unique parts within larger structures allowing for reduced production time, minimized time to market and reduced risk. The industry’s only corrosion-related consortia administered by the premier global corrosion engineering association is seeking corrosion science and engineering experts to collaborate in a neutral forum for researching innovative solutions to key challenges in the field of Additive Manufacturing.

This one-day round-table will focus on addressing solutions to corrosion control and mitigation in Additive Manufacturing.

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Protective Coatings Workshop is back with new, exciting topics!

Tuesday, March 17 - Wednesday, March 18

We are excited to announce the return of the Protective Coatings Workshop at CORROSION 2020. This interactive exhibit floor workshop, designed for coatings applicators, inspectors and contractors of all experience levels, will feature engaging discussion and presentations from coatings industry leaders, an introduction to new emerging technologies and techniques, and highlight best practices. Don’t miss this unique opportunity expand your coatings knowledge and earn CEUs and/or PDHs!

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Leadership Forum: Activate the Leader Within

Monday, March 16
8 - 11:30 a.m.

Leadership is a complex skill that is developed over time and should be approached like building a habit. Leaders must commit to ongoing efforts for the development of their leadership abilities.

A must-see event designed to provide guidance to help you activate the leader already within you and your team by giving you the confidence to lead and influence no matter where you are in your career today.

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Special lectures give you fresh insight at CORROSION 2020

The Future of Oil and Gas in the State of Texas

Featured Speaker: Ryan Sitton
Texas Railroad Commissioner (RRC)

Monday, March 16
8 - 9:30 a.m.

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What Risks Will You Take to Make a Winning Team?

Keynote Speaker: Jill Ellis
Former Head Coach, 2019 World Cup Champions USWNT

Monday, March 16
3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

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Corrosion, Fracture, and Failure Issues for Post-tensioned Concrete Bridge Structures

Plenary Lecture: William H. Hartt, PhD, PE, F-NACE
Professor Emeritus, Florida Atlantic University - SeaTech

Tuesday, March 17
8 - 9:30 a.m.

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Expand your corrosion and coatings network and build key partnerships

In one place and in just 5 days expand your professional network and build key business partnerships. Connect with more than 6,000 corrosion and coatings professionals from over 70 countries. CORROSION 2020 will be bigger than ever with a cutting-edge corrosion control technical program and more coatings content. Learn more about how your company can exhibit.

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Engage and influence the corrosion and coatings industries

It's time to think outside of the booth! NACE offers a wide range of sponsorship opportunities to increase visibility of your brand beyond the confines of your booth. CORROSION sponsorship delivers the greatest impact and visibility leading up to, throughout, and following the conference. Learn more about how your company can sponsor CORROSION.

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Build brand awareness and generate leads simultaneously

Whether your conference goals are lead generation, brand awareness, or to become a thought leader in the corrosion and coatings industry - we've got you covered. It's not too early to start your CORROSION advertising now to promote event participation, booth traffic, or to be top-of-mind with attendees through a variety of advertising opportunities with NACE. Learn more about how you can maximize your presence at CORROSION.

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