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Upcoming Research and Development (R&D) Events

Thursday, October 12, 2023

Pipeline Safety Research and Development Forum 2023
October 31-November 1, 2023 | 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m
Westin Crystal City Reagan National Airport
1800 Richmond Highway, Arlington, Virginia 22202

Pipeline Safety Research and Development (R&D) Forum is held to generate a national research agenda that identifies technical challenges, fosters solutions to improve pipeline safety and protect the environment, and provides a venue for information exchange among key stakeholders, including the public, states, other federal agencies, industry, and international colleagues.

This year's event will be comprised of various working groups - one in particular, Leak Detection for Pipeline and LNG Facilities, is of interest to the National Center of Excellence for LNG Safety and its stakeholders. A detail description is below. Register today.

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2023 OHMS Research, Development and Technology (RD&T) Forum
November 28, 2023 I 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM

You are invited to the 2023 OHMS Research, Development and Technology (RD&T) Forum. This engaging event will be held virtually via Zoom on November 28, 2023, from 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM. This innovative event aims to cast a spotlight on the program’s cutting-edge research initiatives, unveil new project plans, and illuminate program strategies that pave the way for safer and more sustainable hazardous materials transportation practices. Distinguished experts, stakeholders, and enthusiasts alike will have the unique opportunity to engage with a series of thought-provoking presentations and engaging panel discussions. These discussions will delve into a diverse array of topics, including safety enhancements, advancements in battery technologies, considerations of equity, sustainability imperative, and more. More information coming soon.