September 8, 2017

Technical Program

Welcome to the 2020 IPEIA Technical Program

Please note: This schedule is subject to change. For the most up to date version, refer to the Conference App (when available)!

Wednesday Room 301 Room 303 (Main) Room 305
1:00 PM – 1:15 PM Opening Remarks Opening Remarks Opening Remarks
1:15 PM – 2:15 PM Keynote Speaker – Dr. Lisa Belanger: Change Starts from the Top: Leading a Healthy Workplace Keynote Speaker – Dr. Lisa Belanger: Change Starts from the Top: Leading a Healthy Workplace Keynote Speaker – Dr. Lisa Belanger: Change Starts from the Top: Leading a Healthy Workplace
2:20 PM – 2:55 PM AB-0169: Industry: Experience, Training, and Certification Verification Program ComplianceJim Yukes AB-0116: Steam Hammer Event in Gulf Coast Ethylene Plant-Root Cause and Corrective ActionsMichael Nugent AB-0174: Evaluation of PSVsTrevor Paananen
2:55 PM – 3:20 PM Coffee Break Coffee Break Coffee Break
3:20 PM – 3:55 PM AB-0166: An Operational Approach To Asset Integrity ManagementTyler Fitzpatrick AB-0146: Prevent Cracks in Heat Exchanger Channel FlangesOskar Cortez AB-0100: Mitigating PSV instability using restricted liftSean Croxford
4:00 PM – 4:35 PM AB-0120: Failure Mode Analysis in On-Stream Mechanical Repair of Fixed EquipmentAdam Thistlthewaite AB-0136: Gas Plant Explosion/Fire & Subsequent Development of a Flange Management ProgramMark Lazette AB-0156: Pressure Relief Valve Troubleshooting – Why Good Valves Act BadKeith Galliott
Thursday Room 301 Room 303 (Main) Room 305
8:05 AM – 9:05 AM Keynote Speaker – David Clark: Bringing a Global Solution to Address Local Challenges: How Data & Technology Provide Insight Keynote Speaker – David Clark: Bringing a Global Solution to Address Local Challenges: How Data & Technology Provide Insight Keynote Speaker – David Clark: Bringing a Global Solution to Address Local Challenges: How Data & Technology Provide Insight
9:10 AM – 9:45 AM AB-0106: SAGD Steam Distribution Pipelines Integrity Management ChallengesDaryl Foley AB-0168: The Value of Relative Risk and Systems Analysis of RBI ResultsDavid Weisberger AB-170: Managing the Integrity of Insulated Equipment – the Right Non-Destructive ExaminationsAna Benz
9:50 AM – 10:25 AM AB-0175: The Path To a Sustainable Piping Program-Lewis Makin AB-0167: Is it a question of “IF” or “WHEN”? When it comes to RBI, timing is everything; even if there’s no such thing as perfect timingJessie Wong AB-0162: Case study for wise selection of UT NDE methodsOuldooz Balazadegan Sardrood
10:25 AM – 10:50 AM Coffee Break Coffee Break Coffee Break
Student Poster Session – KC 33RD Floor Galleria Student Poster Session – KC 33RD Floor Galleria Student Poster Session – KC 33RD Floor Galleria
10:50 AM – 11:25 AM AB-0138: Shared Practices for Petroleum Refining Piping CML Placement and TestingJim McVay AB-0155: Balancing Safety Regulations and Competitiveness in the Modern Global EconomyMatthew Yarmuch AB-0143: Introduction to Advanced NDE’sAvinash Ripla
11:30 AM – 12:05 AM AB-0182: Inspection of Challenging Pipelines with Self-Propelled SolutionsCorey Richards AB-0099: ASME Code UpdateTrevor Seipp AB-0144: Improving Ultrasonic Weld Inspection Confidence by Using Specifically Developed ToolsMarie-Pierre Despaux
12:05 PM – 1:30 PM Lunch Lunch Lunch
1:30 PM – 2:05 PM AB-0121: Effective Design– A Right Step to CUI CombatingAhmad Raza Khan Rana AB-0171: An Overview of the Proposed Updates to the 2020 Edition of API 579-1/ASME FFS-1, Fitness-For-ServicePhillip Prueter AB-0117: Using ACFM to Inspect High Temperature Line WeldsAnne-Marie Allard
2:10 PM – 2:45 PM AB-0185: Use of Non Intrusive Inspection to Optimize Turnaround Asset Integrity ActivitiesRyan Jones AB-0158: Implementing CSA B51, 2019 Edition: CRNs vs. ALDs vs. ALTsGregory Brandon AB-0140: Inspection Technique Development for Detection and Assessment of HTHAGuy Maes
2:45 PM – 3:10 PM Coffee Break Coffee Break Coffee Break
Student Poster Session – KC 33RD Floor Galleria Student Poster Session – KC 33RD Floor Galleria Student Poster Session – KC 33RD Floor Galleria
3:10 PM – 3:45 PM AB-0161: Comparison of Three Case Studies on Internal Corrosion Modelling of Pressure Vessels in Support of Overall Integrity Programs in Upstream Oil and Gas Production EquipmentIbrahim Gadala AB-0145: Overview of the Requirements for the Integrity Management of Grade 91 Steel Used Above Currently-Permitted Allowable StressesDjordje Srnic AB-0159: Origin,Impact and Optimization of Artifacts in TFM ImagingFrédéric Dupont-Marillia
3:50 PM – 4:25 PM AB-0123: A Comprehensive Fired Heater Health Monitoring ProgramTim Hill AB-0118: A New Competency Framework for In-Service Welding and Hot Tapping in FacilitiesUsama Asad AB-0180: Ultrasonic Transducer Technology for Conventional & Phased Array ApplicationsSteve Strachan
4:30 PM – 5:00 PM Town Hall Meeting Town Hall Meeting Town Hall Meeting
Friday Room 301 Room 303 (Main) Room 305
8:05 AM – 8:40 AM AB-0163: Making Sense of Piping Vibration MeasurementsMichael Cyca AB-0188: Integrity Management When Construction Codes Change: A Grade 91 Case StudyErick Liebl AB-0131: Integration of Integrity Operating Windows into Process Safety SystemsMatthew Caserta
8:45 AM – 9:20 AM AB-0127: Implementation of LIDAR Networked Sensors for Improved Integrity Assessment of High Energy Piping SystemsStan Rosinski AB-0173: Strategies for Repair of High Temperature DamageDarren Barborak AB-0119: Recent Changes in the World of Stainless Steel and How They May Affect Fabricators and End UsersGary Coates
9:25 AM – 10:00 AM AB-0110: Recognizing Pipe Support Problems That Can Have a Negative Impact on Your PlantLange Kimball AB-0179: Design by Analysis Assessment of High Temperature- High Pressure In-Line Stop EquipmentAmit Gandhi AB-0141: Rapid Kaizen Fixes- Use a Quick Root Cause to Identify TheseDaniel Deck
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM Brunch Brunch Brunch
Student Poster Session – KC 33RD Floor Galleria Student Poster Session – KC 33RD Floor Galleria Student Poster Session – KC 33RD Floor Galleria
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Keynote Speaker – Grant Wilde: The Leadership Equation Keynote Speaker – Grant Wilde: The Leadership Equation Keynote Speaker – Grant Wilde: The Leadership Equation
12:05 PM – 1:00 PM Awards & Recognition Presentation Awards & Recognition Presentation Awards & Recognition Presentation

Critical Dates

June 3, 2019 Call for Abstracts
September 12, 2019 Abstract Submission Deadline in the IPEIA APART System (DEADLINE EXTENDED!)
September 30, 2019 Abstract Final Voting in the IPEIA APART System
October 4, 2019 Accepted, Waitlist, Declined Abstract Letters Issued
November 22, 2019 Presentation Submissions Deadline in the IPEIA APART System
December 20, 2019 Presenters Bios & Profile Pictures Confirmed in the IPEIA APART System
December 20, 2019 Presentation Final Review & Acceptance in the IPEIA APART System
December 27 2019 Technical Speaker Schedule Finalized
January 15, 2020 Notification of Presentation Approval and Submittal of Promo codes
February 1, 2020 Mandatory Presenters’ Briefing Meeting Invitation Issued

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