Convention – Call for Presenters

2017 NDA Convention
September 21-22
Royal Plaza Hotel & Trade Center
Marlborough, MA

The NDA Convention addresses the most pressing issues in the drilling industry and we need your knowledge and ideas to make it a success! We hope to have a variety of presentations that will make the convention a huge success.

NDA is calling on drilling professionals to provide ideas and information on:

  • Drilling safety
  • Management
  • Recent experience with a DOT inspection
  • Technical or geotechnical procedures
  • What's new in the industry?
  • Sampling techniques, etc.
  • Presentation on current projects
  • Criteria for becoming a contractor. What are the requirements?
  • Licensing requirements/new laws
  • Project case studies
  • Do you have a project with environmental concerns and its impact on the geotechnical field
  • Geohazards and extreme events
  • Ground improvement
  • Federal and state issues
  • The future of geotechnical engineering drilling
  • Other?

The Audience: Owners and managers of the drilling industry, as well as drillers, manufacturers, vendors and suppliers.

Deadline for session idea submission is March 1, 2017
There are a limited number of speaking opportunities.