Participation in AFPM meetings can be accomplished in several ways: presenting
a paper or workshop, serving on a panel, or submitting your questions for a Q&A
session. We value your expertise and experience in the industry and are always looking
to develop the best programs possible. To that end, we hold call for papers or presentation
periods where we accept abstracts for presentations at upcoming meetings. We hope
Call for Papers Instructional Video will be helpful to you as consider one of
AFPM meetings and conferences your venue to present these ideas to the industry.
Check below to see if the conference in which you are interested is currently accepting
March 11-13, 2018
New Orleans Hilton
New Orleans, LA
Exciting changes are underway for the 2018
Annual Meeting program. We are looking for presentations on topics considered
to have the most significant impacts on the petroleum refining &
petrochemical manufacturing industries. We are also working on new sets, room
configurations, technology options and greater opportunities for networking and
The topics and issues focus on the
following themes; national and global issues;
regulatory issues; operational
excellence; and emerging technologies and
The Call for Abstracts is now closed. If you have any
questions please contact
for more information.
2018 Cat Cracker Seminar
August 21-22, 2018
Royal Sonesta Hotel
AFPM is now accepting nominations for Q&A Session Panelists for the 2018 AFPM Cat Cracker Seminar. Nominating someone from your company for this prestigious assignment is an excellent way to recognize and reward technical achievement in your organization and to enhance your organization’s image within the industry. It is also an invaluable learning experience for the panelists who work with other acknowledged experts while planning and preparing for the meeting. You may submit nominations and recommendations, along with a brief description of the nominee’s experience and the session(s) of interest on the AFPM online form.*
Anyone may be nominated for either of the following Q&A sessions:
Login for submission and to review Q&A session categories here
Submission Deadline – June 1, 2018, 11:55 pm EST.
Please contact Tanya Cooper at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions or need any further information.
2018 Operations and Process Technology Summit
October 1-3, 2018Atlanta Marriott Marquis
The AFPM Operations & Process Technology Summit
is a unique industry meeting where attendees share operating
and technical challenges and their experiences in resolving
The AFPM Operations & Process Technology
Summit is a unique industry meeting where attendees share operating and
technical challenges and their experiences in resolving them. This
meeting’s effectiveness and uniqueness depends on you and your experiences. We
need to know what you know in all areas of plant operations.
By clicking on one of the links below you can
participate in the 2018 Summit in the following ways:
Submission Deadline –
May 25, 2018
The 2018 Q&A Call for Questions and SME is open. Contact Yvette Brooks at Yvette
Brooks or 202-457-0480 for more information.
The 2018 Operational Planning, Control and Automation Technologies (OPCAT) Call for Questions is open. Contact Dan Strachan at email@example.com or 202-457-0480 with any questions or further information.
2017 Environmental Conference
October 15-17, 2017
Grand Hyatt Denver
This call for presentations is closed. If you have any questions, please contact
for more information.
2018 Reliability & Maintenance Conference
May 22-25, 2018
Convention CenterSan Antonio, TXCall for Presentations
The Call for Presentations is now closed. If you have any questions, please contact Tanya Cooper at firstname.lastname@example.org.
2018 National Occupational & Process Safety Conference
May 15-16, 2018Grand HyattSan Antonio, TX
Call for PresentationsThe call for presentations is closed. For more information contact Mawusi Bridges, at email@example.com.
Base Oils & Waxes Conference (formerly International
Lubricants & Waxes Conference)
March 26-28, 2017
San Antonio, TX
This call for presentations is closed. If you have any questions
or need further information, please call or e-mail Dan Strachan
of the AFPM at (202) 457-0480, e-mail:
American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers
1800 M Street, NW Suite 900 North
Washington, DC 20036