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Join us in Kansas City, MO, USA 12-17 August 2018 for the 12th International Symposium on Hazards, Prevention, and Mitigation of Industrial Explosions (ISHPMIE). The 12th ISHPMIE will be hosted by Fike Corporation, one of the world’s leading manufacturers in industrial safety solutions.
The symposium provides a valuable opportunity for scientists, researchers, engineers, and industrial explosion hazards specialists to meet and exchange ideas and technologies for controlling accidental explosion hazards.
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Local Organizing Committee
The technical program for the symposium will start in the morning on Monday 13 August and end in the afternoon on Friday 17 August. Itinerary Subject to Change.
The 12th ISHPMIE is aimed at providing valuable opportunity, in which scientists on explosion phenomena and specialists on industrial explosion hazards can meet together and exchange their ideas and information. The presentations will cover a range of industrial explosions-relevant fundamental studies including experimental and modeling development, prevention and mitigation strategies and investigations of actual accidents.
Click on the Register Now button throughout the website; you will need to indicate your status and fee type so the local organizing committee can check your payment conveniently. Payments for the symposium event fee should be transferred in U.S. dollars to the following bank account at the same time as registration:
Student Fee – $550
Standard Fee – $950
Accompany Persons/Other Events – $400
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Please include in the message of the payment: attendees name and “12th ISHPMIE”
Bank Contact Information:
704 SW 10th St
Blue Springs MO 64015
After payment, please send a copy of the bank receipt to the committee by email. No refunds will be made after payment is received. For additional payment options such as credit card, please contact Melissa Morefield by email.
J. R. Taveau (Fike Corporation, USA – Symposium Chair)
J. Snoeys (Fike Corporation, Belgium – Symposium Co-chair)
J. Britt (Fike Corporation, USA)
T. M. Farrell (Fike Corporation, USA)
J. E. Going (formerly Fike Corporation, USA)
R. Kennedy (Fike Corporation, USA)
T. Lombardo (Fike Corporation)
D. Miller (Fike Corporation)
M. Morefield (Fike Corporation, USA)
A. Rangwala (Worcester Polytechnic Institute, USA)
D. J. E. M. Roekaerts (TU Delft, The Netherlands)
I. Sochet (INSA CVL, France)
J. Vingerhoets (Fike Corporation, Belgium)
The symposium will be held at The Westin, Crown Center which is in the heart of downtown Kansas City, Missouri. A discounted rate of $153.00 USD will be available from Sunday, August 12 to Friday, August 17. If you wish to extend your stay, the reduced rate will be available 3 days prior and 3 days after the event date (subject to availability). Early booking is recommended.
12th International Symposium on Hazards, Prevention, and Mitigation of Industrial Explosions August 2018
Please contact the following for any transportation needs:
Overland Chauffeured Services
toll free 1-800-575-4845
direct – 913-381-3504
Please indicate that you are attending the ISHPMIE conference to receive a discounted fare.
The 12th International Symposium on Hazards, Prevention, and Mitigation of Industrial Explosions (ISHPMIE) is looking for sponsors to partner with for the conference being held in Kansas City, Missouri August 12 – 17, 2018. This symposium provides an opportunity for scientists, researchers, engineers, and experts in the industrial explosion field from all of the world to meet and exchange ideas.
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