Event Calendar

Operating Conference & Exhibits

July 28-30, 2014


Hyatt Regency New Orleans


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About This Conference

The Operating Conference format is focused round table discussion. Attendees learn smart practices and lessons learned from their peers with 16 concurrent facilitated sessions to choose from. Breakout sessions with presentations from subject matter experts open the conference. Make plans to visit the exhibit hall, which will include over 100 suppliers showcasing the latest products and services available to the industry.

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Thank You to Our Sponsors! 

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Contact Jane Butler for information about current sponsorship opportunities.



Exhibit opportunities will be available soon.  Contact Joni Pullen for Exhibit information.


Breakout sessions will cover topical areas that are typically cross-functional in any given organization.  These are short 2-3 hour sessions that will be available on the Monday afternoon of the conference.  Breakout session topics have not been finalized.




  1. Even though you will be selecting a primary roundtable that you plan to attend, you are welcome to move around the Conference and participate in any of these roundtables.
  2. Most roundtables listed above (with the exception of the Supply Chain Management Roundtable) are open to gas company attendees only. Please check individual roundtable web pages and agendas for exceptions and more details.


Event Information

Registration Fees

  • Gas Company
    • Member: TBD
    • Non-Member: TBD
  • Exhibitors & Service Providers
    • Please review "Exhibit" information on this web page for additional information on registration for exhibitors.
    • Note: Please remember to ensure that your additional booth personnel must be registered as well for the conference!
  • Day Passes
    • Member: TBD
    • Non-Member: TBD
    • Available for Tuesday, July 29th only
    • Available only to gas operators

Attire - Business casual



Hyatt Regency New Orleans

    • Room Rate: $175/night (Single/Double Occupancy)
      • Ask for the Southern Gas Association Operating Conference rate
      • Rate available 3 days prior and 3 days following the conference
    • Call In Reservations: (888) 221-1442
    • Online Reservations - click here
    • Block Rate Cut-off Date: July 6, 2014

“Event attendees must contact the hotel directly (either by phone or the posted hotel reservation link) to make their reservations. Any contact to you from a third party claiming to be a booking agent for the SGA should be considered a scam.”


Professional Development Hours

Professional development hours (PDH) are available for certain sessions. 



Future Locations
  • July 21-23, 2015: Nashville, TN (Omni)
  • July 25-27, 2016: Houston, TX (Hilton Americas)


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