Deadline extended: Submit your presentation idea today!

Hose + Coupling World and NAHAD are still accepting papers/”abstracts” and presentations for the upcoming Hose + Coupling World Conference & Expo at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, Texas, October 16–17.

The event is unique in that it aims to bring together manufacturers, distributors and end users to share information and experiences, and brainstorm solutions for common challenges. Your presentation ideas will form the basis for a comprehensive conference program geared towards hoses and couplings in the industrial process industries.

Topics will include new technology, applications, proper installation and maintenance techniques, testing, safety and more. For inspiration, see the suggested topics on our Call for Presentations Brochure.

This is your chance to be heard and to identify yourself as a subject-matter expert in your field. You may join a panel of experts to lead a workshop, present a paper or PowerPoint, or lead a technical presentation, or “plenary”, covering practical hose and/or coupling applications or overall issues affecting the industry.

Submit your abstract for consideration by our Steering Committee by June 1st, 2018. “Abstracts”/presentations should be 300–500 words and clearly outline the material and content you wish to present. You may submit as a word document or PowerPoint presentation.

If you have questions, want to submit your abstract, or want to recommend a subject-matter expert in your network, please email If you need an extension on your abstract, please contact me.

Check out our whiteboard video on Youtube and feel free to share it with your community! We look forward to seeing everyone in Houston, Texas, this October!


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