Call for Papers – National Above Ground Storage Tank Conference and Trade Show 2022

Call for Papers Opportunity

The National Institute for Storage Tank Management invites you to make a presentation at the upcoming 15th Annual National Aboveground Storage Tank Conference & Trade Show on December 6-7, 2022 in The Woodlands, Texas.

Below is a list of categories to choose from. If you would like to speak, click on the button below to fill out the Call for Papers form. Please fill out the form and email it to along with a brief abstract on your topic(s).

NISTM’s preferred categories for the conference technical sessions, are as follows:

Field-Erected ASTs:

  • AST Fire Prevention & Response and Hurricane Response
  • Regulatory Changes and Issues (SPCC, State Regulations, Air)
  • Industry Standards
  • Installation issues and Problems
  • Piping, Valves, Fuel Transfers
  • Leak Detection
  • Floating Roof Topics
  • Tank Foundations
  • Corrosion Protection
  • Overfill Protection
  • Bund/Dike-Field Issues and Management
  • Alternative Fuels Issues for Bulk Storage Terminals
  • Risk Management (Fire Safety, Health, Workplace Safety)
  • AST Management with Natural Hazards (Flooding, Hurricanes, Lightning Protection, etc.)
  • Storm Water Management
  • Drone Inspections
  • Robotic Inspections
  • Robotic Cleaning

Industry Response to Virus Protection

Shop-Fabricated ASTs

Aviation & Military AST Management and Leak


Safety Topics Related to AST Operations and


Any other AST-related topic is subject to approval, and consideration.

NISTM would like to give you the opportunity to submit a short abstract of your topics.

The submission deadline is August 1, 2022

If you have any questions, you may contact Jim DeMartini at 800.827.3515 or via email

Upstream Marketing has worked with a number of companies in the storage tank industry, over the years.

If you have never presented before.  One of the big benefits is:

Improve your professional reputation. We all know the saying ‘your reputation precedes you, public speaking is a great opportunity to build your reputation by showing your knowledge and expertise. If you deliver an informative and engaging presentation your audience will remember you!

August 1st will be here before you know it.  Take some time and think about this great opportunity.

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