Upcoming Events

September 17 - 20, 2018

Attendees will gather in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA this September 17-18, for HTRI’s 2018 Global Conference & Annual Meeting of Stockholders. Situated in the heart of Milwaukee’s exclusive East Side, The Pfister Hotel will host us for a full two-day agenda. Expect a schedule filled with a blend of formal/informal learning opportunities, expert discussions, and some hands-on training. In your spare time, visit the scenic shores of Lake Michigan just three blocks from the hotel where you can tour the beautiful Milwaukee Art Museum.

We're currently in the process of finalizing the schedule and topics for the technical program. Other elements to be expected this year include: panel sessions, roundtables, and training courses. More information will be available in the coming months, but go ahead and save the date! Mark it on your calendar today; conference registrations and hotel reservations available starting May 2018.

6th Opportunity Crudes Conference

October 22 - 24, 2018

The 6th Opportunity Crudes Conference addresses changes within the refining world under the theme Crude Disruptors: Accelerating Changes in Global Refining. Held in Houston, TX on October 22 - 24, 2018, attendees will learn how refiners can overcome current crude disruptors by devising better business strategies, finding ways to increase operational flexibility, and adopting new technologies to turn challenges into opportunities.

Dr. Aaron Smith, HTRI Group Lead for Fouling, will present the Benefits of Fouling Testing in Session 3: Crude contaminants, incompatibility, and blending strategies amid changing feedstocks.