The Operating Conference format is focused round table discussion. Attendees learn smart practices and lessons learned from their peers with 22 concurrent facilitated sessions to choose from. Breakout sessions with presentations from subject matter experts open the conference following the keynote address. Make plans to visit the exhibit hall, which will include over 100 services and product service organizations showcasing the latest products and services available to the industry.
Full Access:Full access to all conference and expo events including meals, receptions, sessions, and Tuesday Evening Special Event.
Guest Pass:Guest pass is required for any guest of attendee that will be attending receptions, visiting the expo hall, and the Tuesday evening Special Event. All other meal functions are not open to guests.
Day Pass:This pass is available only for Tuesday and gives attendee the opportunity to visit the expo hall, all sessions during the day, and the reception. Includes all meals for the day at the meeting location but does not include access to the Tuesday evening Special Event. Full Access Registration is required for Special Event access.
Limited Exhibit Hall Pass:This pass is available only for Tuesday afternoon from 1:30 to 4:00 PM to the expo hall for the event. Includes refreshments available in the exhibit hall during this time. Registrants for this pass must be an employee on an operating company. Pass is not for service and product providers.
Wednesday PSMS Roundtable:This pass is available only for Wednesday afternoon from 1:00 to 5:00 PM to the “deep dive” roundtable session. Includes a light lunch prior to the session. Registrants for this pass must be an employee on an operating company. Pass is not for service and product providers. Visit the roundtable web page for more details.
Exhibitors: Booth registration is separate than booth personnel. See exhibit tab on conference page for more information about booth registration.
First Registrants per 10x10 booth
One (1) Additional Registrant per 8x10 booth (Member/Nonmember)
1Additional fees apply for onsite registration during the conference.
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.
Attendees will be selecting a primary roundtable during registration. However you are welcome to move around the Conference and participate in any of the concurrent sessions.
Some sessions during roundtable time may be closed to gas company attendees only. Those interested in attending specific sessions should check the mobile platform or posted session information for more details.
“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.”
This daily news magazine will be published for all 3 days of the event replacing the traditional conference guidebook. Take a minute and look through the 2015, day 2, Operating Conference SGA Today. You’ll see it is designed to give you maximum exposure and the benefits of advertising in the SGAToday is as follows:
Exposure to all conference attendees as they will access information about the conference, show information, and other changes or updates to schedules.
Opportunity to draw attention to your show booth if you are exhibiting at this year's conference.
Use this opportunity to announce new product releases, service offerings, or other changes.
Include follow-up information for contacts to be made following the show for those not able to come by and see you at your booth.
July 30 to August 1, 2018: Tampa, FL (Marriott Waterside)
July 15-17, 2019: San Antonion, TX (JW Marriottt San Antonio Hill Country Resort)
Southern Gas Association 3030 LBJ Freeway Suite 1500 Dallas, TX 75234 Phone: 972-620-8505 Fax: 972-620-1613 Email:firstname.lastname@example.org Hours: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm CST
SGA is a 501 (c)(6) organization with offices in Dallas. Founded in 1908 we exist to serve our 116 (with 69 subsidiaries) members who conduct business in the following sectors of the natural gas industry:
Transmission (pipeline and midstream)
Gas Supply Marketing
Although our primary footprint is the lower 17 states our members have assets in 33 states.
SGA is a member-driven organization with over 500 volunteers serving on 60+ Interest Groups and Task Forces managed by 8 Section Managing Committees.