The National Institute for Storage Tank Management is asking for abstracts from speakers who are interested in speaking at the upcoming 17th Annual International Aboveground Storage Tank Conference & Trade Show on April 27-29, 2015 in Orlando, Florida. NISTM's preferred categories for the conference technical sessions are as follows:


    1.  Field-Erected ASTs:

  • Regulatory Changes and Issues (SPCC, State Regulations, Air)
  • API & Industry Standards
  • Installation issues and Problems
  • Piping, Valves, Fuel Transfers
  • Leak Detection
  • Floating Roof Topics
  • Tank Foundations & Corrosion Protection
  • Tank Gauging & Overfill Protection
  • Bund/Dike-Field Issues and Management
  • Alternative Fuels Issues for Bulk Storage Terminals
  • Risk Management (Fire Safety, Health, Workplace Safety)
  • AST Management with Natural Hazards (Flooding, Hurricanes, Lightning Protection, etc.)
  • Storm Water Management
  • Tank Emissions
  • Tank Cleaning
  • Engineering Case Studies
  • Mergers & Acquisitions

    2.  Shop-Fabricated ASTs

    3.  Aviation & Military AST Management and

         Leak Prevention

    4.  Safety Topics Related to AST Operations

         and Installation


NISTM would like to give you the opportunity to submit an abstract of your topics. Each company may submit up to three topics.


All submissions should include:

  • 200-300 word abstract
  • Title appropriate for presentation
  • Primary and contributing authors
  • Practical and impartial information
  • Speaker biography

Extended Submission Deadline is:

December 11, 2014


If you have any questions, you may contact Jim DeMartini at 800.827.3515 or via email jdemartini@nistm.org



Golf Tournament

     April 26, 2015


Welcome Reception
     April 26, 2015


Conference Session

     April 27-29, 2015


Trade Show

     April 27-28, 2015


Cocktail Mixer

     April 27, 2015



Exhibitor Registration Form


Attendee Registration Form


Inquiry Form


Free Admission to Trade Show Form



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9939 Universal Blvd

Orlando, FL 32819


Room Rate: $199.00

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