Hyatt Regency, TELUS Conference Center, Calgary, AB, Canada

September 24-28, 2018

In September 2018, members of the pipeline industry from around the world will gather in Calgary for the 12th International Pipeline Conference (IPC 2018). Organized by volunteers representing international energy corporations, energy and pipeline associations and regulatory agencies, the IPC has become internationally renowned as the world's premier pipeline conference. This is a not-for-profit conference and proceeds continue to support educational initiatives and research in the pipeline industry.

What’s New

View the message from the IPC2018 Chairs.

The 2018 Distinguished Lecturer has been announced!

Tutorial Descriptions have been posted.


To better serve authors and attendees the IPC is preparing a series of instructional and informational videos highlighting the abstract and paper submission process as well as other IPC activities. The second video on  The Copyright Process is now available.

Inform. Enlighten. Motivate.

The International Pipeline Conference is designed to inform, enlighten and motivate, therefore we encourage you to actively participate in IPC 2018 – five days of exceptional value, which you won't want to miss!

The conference will begin on Monday, September 24, with tutorial offerings in key areas of interest. Technical Track sessions will begin the morning of Tuesday, September 25, and run through to Friday, September 28.

There are many ways to participate in IPC. View Get Involved for details.

Sponsorship Updates

Thanks to the Conference App sponsor – RCP and the Executive Forum sponsor – ERM. 

There are a limited number of sponsorships left in every price range. Visit the Sponsorship page for additional information.

Important Dates


Submission of Abstract
December 15, 2017

Author Nofication of Abstract Acceptance
February 12, 2018

Submission of Full-Length Draft Paper for Review
March 26, 2018