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Spring Gas Conference & Expo

SGA Charlotte 162

A Technical Conference for Natural Gas Operators

March 19-21, 2018

Columbia, SC

Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center

 

SGA's annual Spring Gas Conference & Expo is a technical skills and leadership training conference for natural gas operators.

There are more than 30 classes, workshops and roundtables for you and your team to learn and grow together. With best-in-class training, you can create a customized schedule to meet your specific professional needs at the Spring Gas Conference & Expo.  

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Sessions

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This conference features  more than 30 classes, workshops and roundtable sessions led by industry thought leaders with content curated by your peers. Topics focus on technical skills and leadership training for natural gas operators. With best-in-class training, you can create a customized schedule to meet your specific professional needs for you and your team to learn and grow together.

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Activities

Reception: TBA 

 

Cornhole Tournament (Bean Bag Toss)

  • Teams of two
  • Registration will be onsite
  • No entry Fee
  • Winners will get a $100 bill each

Additional sponsorship opportunity for this conference: Sold Out

  • Sponsor a set of boards to be played on during the tournament and take them with you after the event.
  • SGA will print your logo onto a set of boards with color coordinated bags (includes: two boards and 8 bean bags)
  • Price: $475, contact Jake Wagner for more information.

 

Hotel

Hilton Columbia Center 
924 Senate Street | Columbia, SC 29201
Reservations: Click here or Call 803-744-7800 (Ask for Southern Gas Association or SGA Rate)
Room Rate: $179 (Single Occupancy)

 

Hampton Inn Downtown Columbia 
822 Gervais Street | Columbia, SC 29201
Reservations: Click here or Call 803-231-2000 (Ask for Southern Gas Association or SGA Rate)
Room Rate: $175 (Single Occupancy)

 

Hyatt Place Columbia
819 Gervais Street | Columbia, SC 29201
Reservations: Click here or Call 803-978-2013 (Ask for Southern Gas Association or SGA Rate)
Room Rate: $151 (Single Occupancy)

 

SGA does not use third party agents for booking. To reserve your room over the phone, contact your prefered hotel at and ask for the SGA or Southern Gas Association rate to receive discounted pricing. 

Exhibitors

 

Exhibit hall floorplan - Sold Out

To order through Freeman for Show Services - CLICK HERE 


EXHIBIT FEES

Standard Booth Fee - $850 SGA Member Company; $1150 Non-Member.  Includes one 8 ft. x 10 ft. booth with pipe and drape, one table, two chairs, Company ID sign; one attendee’s conference registration, and free listing in the conference print and online show guide.

Premium Booth Fees - $1050 SGA Member Company; $1400 Non-Member (end caps and/or booths near food/beverage are considered premium booths and are outlined in red on the floor plan.)

Additional Booth Personnel - $350 per person ($475 for non-members).  All booth personnel must register for the Conference.


Exhibitor Move-In:

   Mon 3/19   Exhibitors move-in   12 noon – 4:00 p.m.

Exhibit Hours:

   Mon 3/19   Reception in Exhibit Hall   4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

   Tue  3/20   Exhibit hall open from 7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.   Breakfast

   Tue  3/20   Exhibit hall open from 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.  Lunch

   Tue  3/20   Reception in Exhibit Hall   4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

   Wed 3/21   Exhibit hall open from 7:00 a.m.  8:00 a.m.    Breakfast

  Exhibitor Move-Out:

   Wed 3/21   Exhibit Move Out 8:00 a.m. – 12 noon

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Conference Pricing

Full Conference Access: Member: $550 | Non-Member: $625

One Day Pass: Member: $280 | Non-Member: $350

This event follows the SGA Cancellation Policy "A" when cancellation is required.

 

PDH/CPE: This conference qualifies for PDH hours, you will recieve your PDH form in the guidebook or the follow-up email. Some sessions qualify for CPH hours. Please refer to session agenda.

 

Download the event mobile app!

  • Live and up to date information throughout the conference, including room changes or other on-site activities that are important to our attendees
  • Keep your customized schedule and make changes to that schedule
  • Search events based on speakers and session titles
  • Get local information under Event Details
  • Access to download all conference presentations
  • App Store Search words: gomobile@sga, SGA, SGAmobile, GoMobile

 

Extend Your Networking Virtually – Members have the capability to extend their networking beyond the actual event. This private social network allows members to connect with one another and ask questions, post in the online library, and further connect with peers. Join in the virtual conversations today at Connect@SGA.

 

Attire: Business Casual 

Local Links: Columbia Visitor Center

Questions? Contact Member Services.

Past Events:
2017
2016

Sponsors

Thank you to the SGC&E 2018 sponsors!

 

Platinum

 mrcglobal logo 4001r cmyk hires 

 SEC PowerTeam Logo 

 EDGE Logo Tag CMYK
Miller Pipeline web  KS ENergy Services web     Consolidated Pipe website

 

 

Gold

ECCO Logo   AECOM  

 SEARCH Archaeology website

 

BurnsMcDonnell website Honeywell red SWCA Website

 

 

Silver

 

Opvantek Website  Mears Website


Paymentus website
 ELI Website

Suburban Consulting Print

 

 ENERGY Worldnet Website

EN Engineering web

 Trimble Energy website

 

 

Bronze

WK Dickson Print

 

 

 

Lanyards

SEC PowerTeam Logo
 

Hotel Key Cards

Consolidated Pipe website  
 

 

 

Additional sponsorship opportunity for this conference:

  • Sponsor a set of boards to be played on during the tournament and take them with you after the event.
  • SGA will print your logo onto a set of boards and all bags (includes: two boards and 8 bean bags)
  • Price: Member - $475, contact Jake Wagner for more information.

 

Interested in sponsorship opportunites? Contact Jake Wagner for more information.

 

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