Pipeline Pigging & Integrity Management Conference
plus Training Courses and Exhibition
George R. Brown Convention Center and the Marriott Marquis Hotel
January 29 - February 1, 2018

Important: please review our cancellation policy before you register.


Online registration closes Thursday, January 25th at 5pm Central Time.
You will still be able to register onsite the day of the event.


CONFERENCE Only, January 31-February 1

$1195 (non-exhibiting companies)
$1045 (exhibiting companies, includes early and multiple registration discounts)
$995 co-author

exhibitor company

Additional Exhibit Staff: $195
(discounts not applicable)
Additional exhibit staff + Non-Technical course: $740
(discounts not applicable)


Pipeline Pigging & Integrity in Non-Technical Language: $595
(discounts not applicable)

Technical Course Only January 29-30

A. Advanced Pipeline Risk Management**: $2395
B. DOT Pipeline Regulations - Impacts & Guidelines for Compliance**: $2395
C. Introduction to Excavation Inspection: $2395
D. Pigging & In-line Inspection: $2395
E. Fracture Mechanics for Pipeline Engineers**: $2395
F. Defect Assessment in Pipelines: $2395
G. Pipeline Integrity Management: $2395
H. Pipeline Repair Methods, Hot Tapping, and In-Service Welding: $2395
I. Managing Cracks and Seam Weld Anomalies on Pipelines**: $2395
J. Pipeline Safety Management: $2395
K. Hydrostatic Testing of Pipelines**: $2395
L. Inspection of Challenging Pipelines: $2395
   ** It will be necessary for all attendees to bring a laptop to these courses


Pipeline Pigging & Integrity in Non‐Technical Language + Conference: $1690
A + Conference: $3390
B + Conference: $3390
C + Conference: $3390
D + Conference: $3390
E + Conference: $3390
F + Conference: $3390
G + Conference: $3390
H + Conference: $3390
I + Conference: $3390
J + Conference: $3390
K + Conference: $3390
L + Conference: $3390

Note: If you decide to register for an additional event (course or conference) separately, or at a later date, the combined rate will apply.

Visitor Registration (exhibition only)

I have a promotional coupon for the Exhibition.
Enter coupon #:
Visitor Pre-registration
(pre-registration closes at 5pm Central Time Thursday, January 25)
1 day: $75 select day:
  Tuesday, January 30, 5-7pm
  Wednesday, January 31, 9am-7pm
  Thursday, February 1, 9am-2pm
3 days: $150
Visitor Onsite Registration
(after 5pm January 25)
1 day:   $100  select day:
  Tuesday, January 30, 5-7pm
  Wednesday, January 31, 9am-7pm
  Thursday, February 1, 9am-2pm
3 days: $200

Exhibition hours:
Tuesday, January 30 - 5:00 to 7:00pm
Wednesday, January 31 - 9:00am to 7:00pm
Thursday, February 1 - 9:00am to 2:00pm

Discounts (applies to conference and course fees only)

I have a promotional coupon for the conference or course.
Enter coupon #:
Early registration prior to January 2: $50 off
Multiple registrations from the same company: $100 off per person (Please submit a separate registration form for each registrant. We will credit the discount to each person. It is not necessary for everyone to send their form in at the same time.)
  Professional Membership: 10% discount
(may not be combined with multiple-registration discounts; Individual Members only)
  YPP Member
  YPAC Member
  Member number:

Registration Form

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Tel. +1 (713) 449 3222

What’s included

Conference and workshop delegates will receive full, bound documentation, access to the exhibition, and lunch and refreshments each day, with cocktail receptions Tuesday and Wednesday evenings. Fees do NOT include hotel accommodation. Please book your accommodation, if needed, direct with the conference hotel.

Conference, courses & overnight accommodation

Marriott Marquis Hotel
1777 Walker St.
Houston, TX 77010
+1 713 654 1777

Our guest room block at the Marriott Marquis is sold out on January 30-31, and rooms are now being sold at $450 per night. 

Hampton Inn Houston Downtown
710 Crawford Street, Houston, Texas, 77002, USA
TEL: +1-713-224-0011

Alternatively we have contracted guest rooms at the Hampton Inn Houston Downtown, which is walking distance to the Marriott Marquis and GRB.  The room rate is $189 per night and includes breakfast and internet access. To reserve a room at the Hampton Inn please call the hotel directly at 713-224-0011 and reference the group name PPIM or group code, PPI to receive the discount.

Beware of third-party offers related to hotel bookings for PPIM 2018. We have not authorized anyone to contact you. Consider any such offers as scams designed to steal money. Legitimate bookings can only be made direct with the Marriott Marquis or Hampton Inn Houston Downtown at the telephone numbers above.




George R. Brown Convention Center
1001 Avenida De Las Americas
Houston, TX 77010


  1. Cancellations received on or before 15 days prior to the event will be refunded less a $200 fee to cover pre-event costs incurred. ($50 if the registration fee was less than $200.) Cancellations received on or after 14 days prior to the event are non-refundable. Substitutions may be made at any time; if you wish to transfer to another course or conference at another time, a 50% credit will be applied for fees already paid.
  2. Confirmation will be made in writing as soon as possible upon receipt of payment. This confirmation will be sent to the address given on the registration form, unless otherwise required.
  3. The organizers reserve the right to cancel any event due to insufficient enrollment. In this event fees will be refunded in full. However, the organizers assume no liability for travel or any expenses other than fees paid.


 Organized by:

Clarion Technical Conferences     Tiratsoo Technical

 Platinum Elite Sponsor


 Platinum Sponsors

Riccardelli Consulting Services, Inc (RCS)   Enduro

Gold Sponsor

 NDT    Halfwave

 Silver Sponsors

A. Hak    N-Spec      TD Williamson       Circor Energy - Pipeline Engineering.png

 Supported by

the In Line Inspection Association        PRCI     PPSA    

 Official Media Partners

Pipelines International  Journal of Pipeline Engineering   World Pipelines   North American Pipelines   Inspectioneering   Latincorr   Pipeline & Gas Journal

From JW Marriott to Convention Center & Marriott Marquis (8 to 10 min.)

  1. Walk east on Rusk St 2 min. to Central Station Rusk.
  2. Take train 4 min. to Convention District station and walk 2 min. to Marriott Marquis (1777 Walker) or 4 min. to the Convention Center (1001 Avenida De Las Americas).

From Convention Center & Marriott Marquis to JW Marriott (7 to 10 min.)

  1. Walk south on Avenida de las Americas 1 to 4 min. to Dallas St./Cullen Center Station.
  2. Take train 5 min. and exit at Main St. Walk north 1 min. to JW Marriott.