NACE Opens Call for Abstracts for 2020 Conference

NACE International hosts CORROSION 2019, the world’s largest conference and exposition on corrosion, from March 24-28, 2019 at the Nashville Music City Center. Image courtesy of NACE International.

While members of the corrosion control and mitigation industry assemble at CORROSION 2019, NACE International is already planning next year’s CORROSION event. With that in mind, today marks the official start of the call for abstracts for CORROSION 2020, scheduled to be held in Houston, Texas, USA from March 15-19, 2020.  

Abstracts for technical symposia will be open from March 25 to May 13, 2019. Author notifications will then be sent on June 10, 2019, with first and final drafts of the conference paper due on September 9 and November 25, 2019, respectively. The deadline to make changes to the final program will occur on December 23, 2019, and the presentation slides will be due on February 10, 2020.

Featuring nearly 400 technical paper presentations across 35 different topics, CORROSION is packed with information exchanges and sessions on such subjects as pipelines and tanks, oil and gas production, infrastructure and transportation, maritime/marine assets and infrastructure, and water/wastewater assets and facilities. The featured topics currently slated for CORROSION 2020 include the following: Oil/Gas Coating Technology Symposium; Anodic and Cathodic Protection; Corrosion Management - Implementation & Progress; Advances in Materials for Oil and Gas Production; Power Industry Corrosion; Marine Corrosion - Ships and Structures; and Control of Problematic Microorganisms in Oil and Gas Field Operations.

Those interested in presenting a forum can submit their abstracts via the CORROSION website. The deadline to submit abstracts for consideration as a forum presentation is May 12, 2019.

Abstracts will be collected by conferences through the software program Papertrail. For more information or to submit an abstract, visit the symposium’s website or contact

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