We're Bringing the DoD Conference to You

For the first time ever, the DoD Virtual Corrosion Conference will be presented as a virtual conference online. This new format will allow DoD personnel and corrosion industry representatives the opportunity to participate in this important information exchange from the convenience of their own computers. The DoD Virtual Corrosion Conference will feature a platform that includes "virtual" rooms in which presentations will run concurrently and change every 30 minutes. Attendees will be free to access any presentation at any time during the two-day presentation, which takes place September 16-17, from 1 to 5 p.m. EST. At the end of each presentation, speakers will be available to answer questions.

Technical Program

The technical program will feature over 80 presentations from industry professionals from 12 different countries and will discuss the following topics:

  • Accelerated and Outdoor Exposure Testing
  • Ceramics, Non-Metals, and Composites
  • Coatings
  • Corrosion Fundamentals
  • Corrosion Management
  • Corrosion Modeling
  • Corrosion Monitoring and Assessment
  • Inhibitors
  • Materials for Facilities and Infrastructures
  • Metallic Alloys
  • Policy
  • Pretreatments
  • Protective Coatings for Facilities and Infrastructures

Ralph P. I. Adler Award for Lifetime Achievement

Congratulations to Dr. David A. Shifler, PhD, PE, for receiving the 2013 Ralph P. I. Adler Award for Lifetime Achievement.

To read more about Dr. Shifler and the award click on the announcement letter from Daniel J. Dunmire, Director, DoD Corrosion Policy and Oversight.

No government appropriation funds are used for administering this conference.



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Official publications:

Materials Performance
Coatings Pro