2017 Call for Participation

The 2017 Call for Participation has ended. Individuals interested in speaking at ILTA's 2018 conference and trade show are encouraged to participate in the 2018 Call for Participation, which will open on August 1, 2017.  

Questions?  Please contact ILTA at conference@ilta.org.

Speaker Compensation

All individuals selected to participate as a 2017 speaker and/or training instructor will receive a complimentary full conference registration. No royalties, honoraria, reimbursement of expenses, or other monetary compensation will be provided by ILTA in connection with the program unless an individual is hired under contract to serve as a speaker/instructor for the 2017 event. 

The full conference registration will provide access to all scheduled conference sessions, including the conference luncheon and reception on Monday, as well as the safety awards breakfast and keynote luncheon on Tuesday. It also grants entry to the trade show, a networking reception for event attendees and exhibitors on Tuesday, and the Trade Show Symposium on Wednesday. Speakers will have many opportunities to meet and network with terminal industry colleagues and exhibitors.

Scope of Sessions

  • Terminal Operator Case Studies
  • Industry Best Practices
  • Construction and Design
  • Project Engineering
  • Maintenance and Repair
  • Quality Assurance/Quality Control
  • Risk Management/Incident Response
  • Emergency Response
  • Project Management
  • Personnel Management
  • Market Trends
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Business Ethics
  • Employment Law
  • Employee Safety
  • Injury and Illness Prevention
  • Environmental Permitting
  • Facility Security
  • Industry Standards
  • Federal/State Regulations

Attendee Demographics

  • Owners and operators of liquid storage facilities
  • Chief executives and managing directors of petroleum and chemical companies
  • Terminal managers
  • Maintenance supervisors
  • Professional Engineers
  • Compliance Professionals
  • Environmental managers
  • Safety professionals
  • Security specialists
  • Business development managers
  • Human resources managers

For additional information, or questions relating to ILTA’s abstract submission process, please contact ILTA.