Upcoming Events

98th Fall PERF Meeting

When: October 23 & 24, 2018

Where: Houston, Texas at the Woodlands Resort & Conference Center

2301 N. Millbend Dr, The Woodlands, TX 77389

Theme: Emerging Risk Issues

The 98th Fall PERF meeting will be hosted by Exxon Mobil. The agenda is still under development but topics should include identification and assessment of potential risks such as microplastics, ocean stewardship, decontamination and decommissioning, and fire fighting foam.  If interested in presenting a paper, please contact Theresa Hochhalter at by September 21st with your topic.

Draft Agenda: The draft agenda can be found below. Please note that some presentations do not have the official titles listed.

PERF Meeting Draft Agenda

Registration for Meeting:

Please return the registration form linked below to Theresa Hochhalter ( Registrations will also be accepted on site. For questions regarding registration and logistics, please contact Krystle Amaya (

2018 PERF Meeting Registration Form

Main Venue and Recommended Hotels:

The main workshop and presentations will take place at the Woodlands Resort & Conference Center – South Wing 2301 N. Millbend Dr, The Woodlands, TX 77380

A block of rooms has been reserved at The Woodlands Resort & Conference Center. Below are two options for making reservations:

  1. Online: The Woodlands Resort & Conference Center – PERF 2018 Reservations
  2. Phone: Contact the Reservations Department 281.367.1100, Option 2. Please reference the group name (EM PERF 2018) and Booking ID 87162 when making your reservation to take advantage of the discounted room rate. The resort offers many amenities including onsite dining, pool and golf course. Daily shuttle service is provided to nearby attractions.

Past Events

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