Registration to the conference includes access to presentations online after the event, Attendance to all of the technical presentations, Wednesday lunch, Tuesday & Wednesday Reception and morning & afternoon breaks.

One-Day Registration

NACE Member

$250.00 USD


$300.00 USD


Regular Registration

NACE Member

$550.00 USD


$650.00 USD



$150.00 USD

*for guests of conference attendees only and will not have access to conference technical sessions


Exhibit Hall Only

$50.00 USD

Only available through onsite registration. Does not provide access to the technical programs.

For questions concerning registration, please contact the NACE FirstService Department at +1-800-797-6223 or by e-mail at

Rectifier Fundamentals and Troubleshooting with CM Nelson, of JA Electronics Mfg.

November 28 - 29, 2017

C.M. Nelson, Vice-President of JA Electronics Manufacturing Co., is responsible for the engineering, design, and manufacturing of rectifiers, junction boxes, test stations, specialty equipment, and related corrosion materials. He has been involved with corrosion control and related fields since 1981, and rectifier design and manufacturing since 1985. He is a graduate of Texas A&M with a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering Technology.

Course Outline:

Day One
8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Safety concerns, rectifier fundamentals, troubleshooting, component breakdown, potential hazards of components, testing techniques for component troubleshooting, and “hands-on” testing of silicon diodes and modules.

Day Two
8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Review and open forum, field application and class participation in the application of learned techniques on simulated rectifiers and a wrap-up and close of the class material.

Students will also receive a Certificate of Training from JA Electronics

Additional: Along with course material and handouts, students will also receive a complimentary exhibit hall pass.

Rectifier Course Registration

Course Only

$200.00 USD

Course & Full Registration

$450.00 USD


The class is first come first served and limited to 24 students.
This course is not part of NACE International’s Education course portfolio and does not lead to a NACE International Institute certification.

Cathodic Protection Tester Course

November 27 - December 2, 2017

The CP 1 - Cathodic Protection Tester course provides both theoretical knowledge and practical techniques for testing and evaluating data to determine the effectiveness of both galvanic and impressed current CP systems and to gather design data.

This 5-day course is comprised of lectures and hands-on training, using equipment and instruments for CP testing.


Cancellation Policies: All cancellations MUST BE IN WRITING. If you cancel 35 DAYS PRIOR to the conference you will receive a refund of 50%. If you cancel from 34 DAYS to 3 DAYS PRIOR to the conference you will receive a refund of 10%. NO REFUNDS will be given 3 DAYS or less prior to the conference.

Right to Deny or Remove: We reserve the right to deny registration or admission to, or remove any party from the Conference, in our sole discretion.