April 6, 2018


IPEIA 2020 Friday’s Keynote Speaker!

IPEIA Welcomes Grant Wilde, President & CEO of Spartan Controls Ltd. to our 2020 Conference & Exhibition Awards and Closing Ceremony Keynote Speaker!!

“Leadership, Meaning and Energy; understanding the connection between these three elements can make a powerful difference for individuals and Canada today. With many years of leadership experience in the energy sector, I have spent a great deal of time observing how these three elements together can lead to success.”

Join us as we explore “The Leadership Equation” with Mr. Wilde!!

Register Today!

IPEIA 2020 Registration Is Open!

The 24th IPEIA Conference & Exhibition Registration is now live! Take advantage of our Early Bird reduced rate ($100 savings!!) if your register now!!

IPEIA 2020 features amazing keynote speakers and the opportunity to expand your pressure equipment integrity skills and knowledge. The conference has grown to capacity and we don’t want you to miss out on your opportunity to share in this world renowned event with your peers.

Register now!

Now is your chance to be part of the IPEIA 2020 Pre-Conference training and/or workshops!

IPEIA is thrilled to offer the opportunity for companies, regulators and industry groups to provide Pre-Conference Training, Workshops, or host their membership meetings at IPEIA 2020 in Banff!

Click here to visit out pre-Conference Information page to find out more!

Don’t miss out! Book your accommodations now!

Your room at the scenic Banff Centre is ready!
Be right where the action is and reserve your room here: https://book.b4checkin.com/chameleon/banffcentre/rlp/IPE2002

2020 IPEIA Sponsor and Exhibitor Opportunities

The Exhibition is

To be included in IPEIA’s First Right of Refusal process for securing a booth for IPEIA 2021 (25th Anniversary) show your support and BECOME A SPONSOR!

IPEIA 2020 Sponsor Opportunities are AVAILABLE!

Click here to register now!

2020 IPEIA Student Poster Sessions

We are excited to bring to IPEIA… STUDENT POSTER SESSIONS!!!

As announced during the Friday Awards Ceremony at the 2019 IPEIA Conference & Exhibition, IPEIA is adding to their Technical Program!!! This is a wonderful opportunity for STUDENTS to be more involved at IPEIA and to share their knowledge.

For more information, click here!

2020 IPEIA Call for Technical Presentations

IPEIA Call for Technical Presentations!! Abstracts are being accepted June 3rd to September 6, 2019!

Click here to learn more!

IPEIA 2019 Presentation Videos

Having trouble recalling the IPEIA 2019 presentations? We can refresh your memory!! Your IPEIA conference attendance includes access to the member area on www.ipeia.com, so you can access all presentations, anytime from anywhere!!

Click here to login for access to the members only page!

IPEIA 2019 Townhall

Thank you to everyone who joined us for IPEIA 2019!!!

IPEIA 2019 Conference & Exhibition brought together over 850 industry professionals. Growth of this magnitude proves that this conference has become one of the must attend events in the pressure equipment industry. For those who were unable to attend the 2019 Townhall, we would like to offer you the highlights of the past conference year. The success of the conference is credited to the hard work and commitment our volunteer committee members and to all of you who attend, participate and continue to support the Pressure Equipment Integrity Industry!

We are already busy planning for IPEIA 2020! If you would like to get involved, please reach out to admin@ipeia.com.

Click to download the IPEIA 2019 Townhall Presentation.

See you all in 2020!

The 2019 IPEIA Video Presentations will be uploaded and made available at the beginning of May 2019. It takes time to produce the professional videos and we appreciate your patience.

Exhibitor & Sponsor Renewal

We are pleased to offer all our 2019 Sponsors and Exhibitors the opportunity to renew their sponsorship and/or booth for the 2020 IPEIA Conference & Exhibition for 2019 pricing! The renewal process will commence onsite at this this year’s conference, registration will also be available online until March 15th, 2019.

Click here for more information!

IPEIA is thrilled to bring back the Conference App for 2019!!

The Conference App was a HUGE hit in 2018 so we have built it again and improved it!!
Please note: the app replaces the former Conference Directory – there are no printed programs onsite

Time to get on your 2019 IPEIA Conference APP!

Step 1: Download the App: https://crowd.cc/s/1Tg3W
Step 2: Enter the Event Password – IPEIA2019

For more information: http://ipeia.com/conference-app/

PSV Demo for IPEIA 2019

IPEIA is excited to announce that we have partnered with Unified Valve to bring you, our valued delegates, a PSV testing demonstration. Unified Valve will have an experienced technician along with a fully functional, self-contained mobile valve servicing unit onsite giving us the opportunity to bring to you a live demonstration

Click here for more info and the demonstration schedule!

Ready to Hit the Slopes?

We have a deal for our delegates – Ski one of the Big 3!

IPEIA’s Ultimate Delegate Experience Partner SKIBIG3 has a special offer for all of our delegates and their guests!!

Click here for more info and to book your pass now!

Tackling Integrity Challenges for our Industry

Join the Conversation!!! – This is a unique opportunity to discuss integrity issues common to all sectors of our industry! This impacts us all, be a part of the solution!! This was formally known as the “ Industry Inspectors Meeting”. IPEIA has heard you!! We are making significant changes to this forum and look forward to building workable solutions together!! Read the description here.

Sponsored by: CCIA

IPEIA 2019 Code Essentials Course

Register for the Annual Engineering & Code Essentials Course at SAIT & the University of Alberta

IPEIA is pleased to offer students:

The 2019 Engineering and Code Essentials for the Pressure Equipment Industry Course is a full-day pre-professional course designed to prepare students for a career in the Alberta Pressure Equipment Industry. The course will be taught by multiple IPEIA Committee Members with extensive industry experience.

Please note: these courses are for students only. Students from any post-secondary program are welcome to attend.

For more information and links to register, visit our code courses page: http://ipeia.com/codes-courses/

IPEIA 2019 Technical Program

The 2019 IPEIA Technical Program has been announced and is now available on our website: http://ipeia.com/technical-program/. With over 100 abstracts to choose from, we are thrilled to offer YOU, the delegates of IPEIA, “the best of the best” to the 2019 Conference & Exhibition. There is so much to learn and to share with one another… it is going to be an incredible program!!

All updates to the Program will be communicated in our Conference App (coming soon to all registered delegates). Download it as soon as it is available and be kept informed of any changes to the program and to help you manage your own personal schedule.

Don’t miss out… We SOLD OUT in 2018 so make sure you register and have a seat at the 2019 IPEIA Conference & Exhibition! http://ipeia.com/workshops/

Banff Centre Accommodations

No room at the inn. We have SOLD OUT of our rooms at Banff Centre.

We are thrilled that our registration for IPEIA is going so well. Make sure you don’t miss out and register soon!! Click here to register now!

We have sold out of rooms at Banff Centre but don’t worry there are still rooms at many beautiful properties in Banff. We have an IPEIA discounted rate for you if you book at any of the hotels listed on our website!

Guests can book their individual reservations based on our availability by calling our reservations department at: 1-800-563-8764 and referencing the “IPEIA – Group #1488447” OR by visiting bestofbanff.com adding the promo code IPEIA19 under Promo/Corporate to receive the 15% discount. Discount is available up to Feb 4th 2019.

Congratulations UCIA – 2018 Lieutenant Governor Safety Award Recipient

IPEIA would like to take this opportunity to congratulate Upstream Chief Inspectors Association (UCIA) for being recognized by Technical Safety BC’s Lieutenant Governor Safety Awards.

For more info and to watch the Lietenant Governor Safety Award video visit: http://ipeia.com/industry-groups-awards-recognitions/

Announcment from NACE – Calgary Section

NACE – Calgary Section is extending the early bird registration for the Facility Integrity Management Event!

Click here for more information and to register now!


Application for 2019 IPEIA PRE-CONFERENCE is NOW OPEN for

Training Courses, Workshops & Special Meetings

IPEIA is thrilled to offer the opportunity for companies, regulators, and Industry Groups to provide Pre-Conference Training Courses, Workshops or to host their membership meetings at IPEIA 2019 in Banff!

Visit the Pre-Conference Information page to download the application form!

This is Your Chance to Win the Ultimate Delegate Experience!

Introducing IPEIA’s Ultimate Delegate Experience Contest! This is your chance to be IPEIA’s VIP at the 2020 Conference & Exhibition.
The Ultimate Delegate Experience package includes:

  • 2020 Full Delegate Registration
  • 2020 Spousal Pass
  • VIP Seating for all Keynote Presentations & Awards Ceremony
  • 3 Night Stay at The Banff Centre
  • Gift Certificate for wild wild west experience at Wild Bills
  • Gift Certificate for PINS, PINTS & PIZZA at High Rollers
  • Gift Certificate for an unique Distillery Tour and Tasting for Park Distillery
  • Gift Certificate for two adults to enjoy an Ice Walk Tour (of your choice) from Discovery Banff Tours
  • Gift Certificate for two (2) 60 minute treatments of choice at Willow Stream Spa at Fairmont Banff Springs (including all day spa access on day of treatment)
  • $500 Cash

It’s time to be treated like the Ultimate Delegate that you truly are!

Click here to learn more!

IPEIA is proud to announce our Keynote Speakers for the 2019 conference!!

Wednesday, February 27th
Greg Johnson –
Tornado Hunter


Thursday, February 28th
Patrick Smyth –
Vice President of Performance –
Canadian Energy Pipeline Association (CEPA)


Friday, March 1st
Howard Matthews –
Vice President, Power Production –

Read more about our keynote speakers here!
Register now so you don’t miss the opportunity to see these Keynote speakers!

2019 Delegate Registration is NOW OPEN!

We SOLD OUT early last year, so don’t miss out and guarantee your spot in 2019.

Click here to register now!

IPEIA Registration sponsored by:

Sponsor and Exhibitor Registration is now open!

We are very excited to announce that we have officially released both sponsorship and exhibition opportunities to the public!!
Be a part of IPEIA 2019 and become a valued sponsor. Get noticed before, during, and after the conference while supporting this thriving industry.
We have expanded our Exhibition to make room for a few more companies to join us!! We only have a few single booths remaining so don’t miss out.
To secure your booth and this rare opportunity to be a part of IPEIA 2019, payment must be made at the time of registration. First come… first serve.

Please click the below button to register before it’s too late.

Thursday Night Networking Event – IPEIA 2019, Banff, Alberta

Announcing exciting details about the 2019 IPEIA Thursday Night Networking event!

The 2019 networking event will be held in beautiful downtown Banff at Wild Bill’s Legendary Saloon.

We invite all delegates to join us at Banff’s premier off-site venue for an evening of socializing in a relaxing, country themed atmosphere.

For more info, click here.

Attention All IPEIA Sponsors and Exhibitors!

The NEW automated registration system for first right of refusal is now live! The renewal process ends August 17, 2018, and we will be opening all remaining opportunities to the public on August 20, 2018. Check your emails for information on how to register – REMEMBER IPEIA 2018 Exhibition SOLD OUT early, skip the disappointment and register before we open to the public!

IPEIA 2019 Accommodations

Don’t miss out! Book your accommodations now!

Your room is ready! To book your room for  the 2019 IPEIA Conference & Exhibition for the Banff Centre click here.

The IPEIA Reservation Special Rate will close on January 25, 2019.

Important – Certification Renewal

Certification renewal for power engineers, operators and safety awareness certificate holders in British Columbia DEADLINE is December 2, 2018!

Due to recent changes to the Power Engineers, Boiler, Pressure Vessel and Refrigeration Safety Regulation to align BC with other Canadian jurisdictions, power engineer, operator and safety awareness certificates of qualification must now be renewed. Click here to find out more information and renew your Certification.

IPEIA 2018 Presentation Videos

Having trouble recalling the IPEIA 2018 presentations? We can refresh your memory!! Your IPEIA conference attendance includes access to the members area on ipeia.com, so you can access all presentations, anytime from anywhere!!

Click here to login for access to the members only page!

IPEIA 2019 Call for Abstracts

We are accepting abstracts for IPEIA 2019 conference now!

Abstract submission deadline September 10, 2018

Click here for more info!

IPEIA 2018 – Certificate of Attendance

Thank you for attending the 2018 IPEIA Conference & Exhibition.
Your Certificate of Attendance is now available for download! Please click here for instructions on how to download.

Please note that this service will be available to you for one year. IPEIA’s administration does not keep these records on file, it is your responsibility to download and keep for your own files.

Watch the website for news and updates about IPEIA 2019
February 25 – March 1, 2019

Looking to continue the conversations you started at IPEIA 2018 in Banff? Use the Conference App to connect! http://ipeia.com/conference-app/

Take a moment to update your profile (under Attendees / click on the settings button (top right hand corner). Then invite others to become a part of your contacts, click on the person’s name you wish to connect with then click on “add contact”.

The App has so many incredible features and are accessible for our IPEIA Community for the entire year (launch date was January 5, 2018).

You can:

  • Review 2018 Presenters, Bios and Abstracts
  • Find our Sponsors who supported the conference and our industry! Find out who they are and what they do!
  • Look up Exhibitors with their contact info and a summary of what they can do for you!
  • Find the IPEIA committee members and connect with them… let us know if you want to be involved!
  • Have fun!! Leave messages, pictures and keep the conversation going all year long! IPEIA’s “Community Page” if you will!!

IPEIA 2019
February 25 – March 1, 2019

Watch the site for news and updates about next year’s conference!

IPEIA Registration List Policy

IPEIA supplies an attendance list throughout the Conference App. The list is updated as individuals register so it is always up-to-date. The app is available for a full year post-conference.