Events Calendar

Events Calendar

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December 2016

CI Energy Group’s 15th Annual Shutdowns Turnarounds Superconference
December 6 - 7
Calgary, Canada

Learn, engage and share strategies with experts and peers who are passionate about turnaround excellence.

The Shutdowns Turnarounds Superconference is one event you can’t afford to miss, where the major players in the turnaround community gather to exchange information, compare processes, and learn from others who have been through times of volatility and unprecedented change. Get techniques you won’t find anywhere else as you interact with industry experts, contractors, and suppliers from across Canada and the US. This year’s event covers new strategies from companies including Shell Canada, PotashCorp-Geismar, ConocoPhillips, Lucite International, Honeywell, LyondellBasell, Phillips 66 and many others, with sessions focused on:

  • Scope management and how to avoid scope creep
  • Robust planning techniques
  • Cost management strategies for on-budget projects
  • Effective leadership skills in times of uncertainty
  • New techniques for significant process improvement
  • Best practices and tools for improved employee development

Plant Services readers SAVE 10% on registration. Mention discount code D10-349-349CX02. Email CustomerService@CanadianInstitute.com or call 1-877-927-7936.

Power-Gen International
December 13 - 15
Orlando, Florida

Attend the World’s Largest Power Generation Event

POWER-GEN International focuses on the industry's latest innovations, technical trends and business strategies. POWER-GEN International includes a broad range of qualified power professionals with the power to purchase. Throughout the years, POWER-GEN International has covered it all, providing a world stage for the innovations, ideas and solutions that have formed our industry. With more than 20,000 attendees and 1,400 exhibitors, there's simply no other place to be for education, networking and new business development.

More than 200 industry experts will present new solutions and innovations for the future in more than 40 conference sessions broken up in 12 tracks offering full conference attendees a chance to earn Professional Development Hours (PDH).

The conference sessions are organized into the multiple concurrent session tracks below:

  • Energy Storage
  • Emissions Control
  • Gas Turbine Technologies
  • Industry Trends / Competitive Power Generation
  • On-Site Power
  • Plant Performance
  • Power Project Financing
  • The Digital Power Plant

As a part of Power Generation Week, POWER-GEN International attendees gain instant access to Renewable Energy World International, NUCLEAR POWER International, and COAL-GEN and also have an opportunity to upgrade to the GenForum.

CLICK HERE to learn more!


January 2017

4th Annual Combined Cycle Operations and Maintenance Conference
January 18-19 (pre-conference workshop on January 17)
Charlotte, North Carolina

The marcus evans 4th Annual Combined Cycle Operations & Maintenance conference will showcase the latest innovative practices from the top individuals in the combined cycle O&M community. Case studies will include comprehensive coverage on topics that include addressing specific asset maintenance strategies, analyzing operations-driven reliability, and inspecting design structures. This 4th annual event will build upon its former success and continue to be the preeminent peer-driven and plant level meeting for O&M.


February 2017

Presenting the 21st Annual ARC Industry Forum Industry in Transition: Realizing the Digital Enterprise
February 6-9
Orlando, Florida

How will disruptive technologies change existing products and plants? How will open source solutions impact traditional software and automation domains? Is digitalization a threat to cybersecurity and, if so, how can the risk be mitigated? How ‘smart’ are smart machines, and what benefit will these bring? How do Big Data and predictive and prescriptive analytics enable operational change? How do connected products create opportunities in aftermarket services? What software capabilities are needed to achieve transformational change? Which industries are already changing? What steps can organizations take to foster innovative thinking? Join us at the 21st annual ARC Industry Forum in Orlando, Florida to learn more about how the digital enterprise will be realized and the benefits that this can bring. Discover what your peers are doing today and what steps they are taking in their respective journeys.


March 2017

SAP-Centric EAM
March 5 - 8
Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach, California

SAP-Centric EAM is turning 13! And just like any other teenager, it's time to reinvent. The 2017 conference will be co-located with the inaugural SAP-Centric Materials & Logistics conference providing even more value to you and your company. Join us to discover today's best strategies for Enterprise Asset Management, plus the latest solutions for streamlining supply chain. After all, what is materials, services and inventory operations without effective asset management? You will leave SAP-Centric EAM with a network of professionals to call upon throughout the year and proven best practices that have been implemented at asset-intensive organizations across various industries. Join Eventful Conferences, ASUG and SAP March 5-8, in Huntington Beach, California. Register with promo code PlantServices2017 to save up to $700 off the standard rate!

SAP-Centric Materials & Logistics
March 5 - 8
Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach, California

SAP-Centric Materials & Logistics is your go-to event for innovative SAP solutions. Join us to discover today's best strategies and technologies for materials, inventory, procurement and logistics management. The inaugural conference will be co-located with the 13th annual SAP-Centric EAM event providing even more value to you and your company. After all, what is Enterprise Asset Management without effective supply chain operations? You will leave SAP-Centric Materials & Logistics with a network of professionals to call upon throughout the year and proven best practices that have been implemented at organizations across various industries. Join Eventful Conferences, ASUG and SAP March 5-8, in Huntington Beach, California. Register with promo code PlantServices2017 to save up to $700 off the standard rate!

MARCON 2017
March 6 - 9
Knoxville Convention Center, Knoxville, TN

Join us March 6 -9, 2017, in Knoxville, TN, as we look at “The Reliability of Everything (ROE) – The Future is Now”. The conference will feature 11 workshops, keynotes presentations from Eli Lilly, Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA), Ethanol Greenfield Quebec Inc. (Emerson Exchange Reliability Program of the Year Winner) and Former Division Director for Information and Intelligent Systems at the National Science Foundation, four tracks of presentations, and an exhibit area. Register Now! Group discounts available.


April 2017

IMVAC Middle East 2017 The International Machine Vibration Analysis Conference
April 3 - 5
Dubai, UAE

The International Machine Vibration Analysis Conference [IMVAC], is designed specifically for vibration analysts and condition monitoring professionals. From workshops, learning sessions and case studies to the latest technologies featured in the expo, the conference provides practical learning in the important aspects of industrial vibration analysis, the complementary condition monitoring technologies, and the reliability improvement fields of precision alignment, balancing and lubrication. Click here for further information.

Automate 2017
April 3 - 6
Chicago, Illinois

Automate showcases the full spectrum of automation technologies and solutions. From traditional industrial applications to cutting edge new technologies, you'll find ways to automate every process in your company.

Reliable Plant 2017
April 25 - 27
Columbus, Ohio

Now in its 18th year, Reliable Plant serves as the leading annual conference and exhibition for industrial machinery lubrication, oil analysis and reliability professionals. Join more than 1,000 of your colleagues and industry thought leaders in Columbus on April 25-27, 2017, at the Greater Columbus Convention Center. No other industry event offers extensive pre- and post-conference workshops, panels, roundtables, learning sessions and case studies covering today’s trends, technologies and issues. Attendees gain useful insight in multiple areas of lubrication, oil analysis and reliability. Register early and save!.


May 2017

Mainstream Conference
May 21 - 24
Nashville, Tennessee

The Mainstream Conference is unique in its refreshing take on the culture and leadership behind reliability, maintenance, asset management and operations. Join this go-to event for solutions and best practices on today’s disruptive challenges in the asset management and maintenance space. Hear from key influencers, innovators and experts plus, the dynamic exhibit floor features technology and service providers who can help you drive value with smart IT and tech investments. You will leave Mainstream with a network of professionals and experts to call upon throughout the year. Join Eventful Conferences May 21-24 in Nashville, Tennessee. Register today!


June 2017

IMVAC Europe 2017 The International Machine Vibration Analysis Conference
June 6 - 8
Antwerp, Belgium

The International Machine Vibration Analysis Conference [IMVAC], is designed specifically for vibration analysts and condition monitoring professionals. From workshops, learning sessions and case studies to the latest technologies featured in the expo, the conference provides practical learning in the important aspects of industrial vibration analysis, the complementary condition monitoring technologies, and the reliability improvement fields of precision alignment, balancing and lubrication. Click here for further information.


September 2017

IMVAC Australia 2017 The International Machine Vibration Analysis Conference
September 5 - 7
Surfers Paradise, Queensland, Australia

The International Machine Vibration Analysis Conference [IMVAC], is designed specifically for vibration analysts and condition monitoring professionals. From workshops, learning sessions and case studies to the latest technologies featured in the expo, the conference provides practical learning in the important aspects of industrial vibration analysis, the complementary condition monitoring technologies, and the reliability improvement fields of precision alignment, balancing and lubrication. Click here for further information.


November 2017

IMVAC USA 2017 The International Machine Vibration Analysis Conference
November 6 - 8
Orlando, FL

The International Machine Vibration Analysis Conference [IMVAC], is designed specifically for vibration analysts and condition monitoring professionals. From workshops, learning sessions and case studies to the latest technologies featured in the expo, the conference provides practical learning in the important aspects of industrial vibration analysis, the complementary condition monitoring technologies, and the reliability improvement fields of precision alignment, balancing and lubrication. Click here for further information.