2022 APGA Operations Conference: Oct 11-13



The 2022 APGA Operations Conference will be held October 11-13 at the Hyatt Regency in Savannah, Georgia!

This event typically attracts over 250 natural gas distribution industry professionals from more than 70 public gas systems to learn about topics such as PHMSA's Natural Gas Distribution Infrastructure Safety and Modernization Grant Program, methane emission mitigation strategies, and new technology along with an exhibitor hall. 

*NEW!* APGA welcomes young professionals to the annual APGA Operations Conference to develop their knowledge, advance their careers, and get to know their peers. To take advantage of a $100 discount off registration for professionals age 30 or younger, please contact APGA at info@apga.org


The Operations Conference will be preceded by the APGA Fall Board & Committee Meetings held October 9-11 in Savanahh, Ga., for our members serving on APGA's board, committees, and task groups.
 
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Attendee Registration & Pricing

The registration fee includes registration for one person to attend all conference sessions, breaks, continental breakfasts, lunch and receptions.

APGA Member Attendees:
$525
Non-APGA Member Attendees: $725

To take advantage of a $100 discount off registration for professionals age 30 or younger, please contact APGA at info@apga.org



Conference Location

The 2022 APGA Fall Board and Committee Meetings and Operations Conference will take place October 11-13 at Hyatt Regency Savannah in Savannah, Ga. The APGA attendee rate at the Hyatt Regency Savannah is $204 per night plus taxes. To make your reservations, please click here: https://www.hyatt.com/en-US/group-booking/SAVRS/G-APG1

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Agenda & Session Schedule

    2022 Operations Conference Agenda is Now Available!


    The 2022 APGA Operations Conference had speakers and panels of experts on topics such as pipeline safety regulations, PHMSA's Natural Gas Distribution Infrastructure Safety and Modernization Grant Program, methane emission mitigation strategies, case studies from community-owned utilities, and will also include an exhibitor hall of the latest in products and services for natural gas distribution operations. Attendees will get to hear and participate in:
    • Our opening keynote will be from Tristian Brown, Deputy Administrator of the Pipeline & Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA). Hear how PHMSA is addressing the mandates within the Congressional PIPES Act of 2020 and the PHMSA Pipeline Safety & Modernization Grant Program. Better understand how these directives are driving their regulatory agenda. Deputy Administrator Brown will discuss how the change of administration has impacted both current rulemakings and expectations for pipeline safety efforts in the future.
    • Three concurrent tracks: Operations & Engineering, Environmental, and Safety & Compliance
    • Best Practices from your publicly-owned utility peers
    • APGA welcomes young professionals to the annual APGA Operations Conference to develop their knowledge, advance their careers, and get to know their peers. Alongside the traditional conference program, professionals age 30 or younger are welcome to join a dedicated reception and a breakout session to discuss the unique experiences they are having in the industry. To take advantage of a $100 discount off registration for Young Professionals, please contact APGA at info@apga.org
     

     



    2021 Operations Conference Presentations

    APGA has posted the presentation materials from the 2021 Operations Conference in the community library. The presentations are available only to registered 2021 Operation Conference attendees and exhibitors.

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    Professional Development Hours


    The 2022 APGA Operations Conference provides professional development hours (PDH) for the entire conference.  PDHs are required by many states to maintain professional engineering licensure. 

    Questions?

    If you have any questions on registering for the event, please contact us!

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