June 22, 2022 to June 23, 2022

2022 API Offshore Safe Lifting Conference & Expo

Westin Houston Memorial City, Houston, Texas

Attendee Duty of Care API recognizes the safety of all of those in-person at the 2022 API Offshore Safe Lifting Conference & Expo as a top priority. API is committed to following CDC, local government agencies and the Westin Houston Memorial City Covid-19 health and safety guidelines for hosting in-person events. Should masks be required indoors by state or local regulation in the place of the event, you must wear a mask while in attendance. Though mask usage is always encouraged, it will not be mandated if not required. By attending the 2022 API Offshore Safe Lifting Conference & Expo in Houston, Texas, you agree to comply with all Covid-19 health and safety guidelines adopted by API, that have been recommended by the CDC, local government agencies and the Westin Houston Memorial City. Your acceptance of the Attendee Duty of Care is a condition of registration and participation in the 2022 API Offshore Safe Lifting Conference & Expo.

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Lifting Offshore to New Heights by Reducing Lifting Incidents

The U.S. offshore oil and natural gas industry, in collaboration with its regulatory agencies, invites you to attend the 2022 API Offshore Safe Lifting Conference & Expo, June 22-23, 2022 in Houston, Texas.

Don’t miss this opportunity to learn about the latest in offshore developments while sharing experiences, practices, and even information on real-life incidents.

Endorsed by

  • Center for Offshore Safety
  • International Association of Drilling Contractors
  • National Ocean Industries Association
  • Offshore Operators Committee


Logistics or Sponsorship: [email protected]
Program: [email protected]


Keith Alexander
Patrick Eiland, QuarterNorth Energy LLC
“Managing Risk in Unprecedented Times”

Patrick Eiland is Vice President – HSE & Regulatory for QuarterNorth Energy LLC. Mr. Eiland has over 30 years of experience operating in the upstream oil & gas and maritime industries and is a retired 20 year U.S. Coast Guard Officer. Prior to joining QuarterNorth Energy he held the positions as Director of HSE for Stone Energy and HSE Manager for Hornbeck Offshore. He holds a Master’s of Science in Transportation Management from Florida Institute of Technology and a Bachelor’s of Science in Management/Communications from the University of South Alabama.




Purchase Your exhibit booth or Sponsorship
Note all Sponsorships include an exhibit booth

Download Sponsor and Exhibitor Terms and Conditions

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API invites you to participate as a Sponsor of the 2022 API Offshore Safe Lifting Conference.


As a Sponsor you will receive:

  • One 6’ exhibit table during the Conference, including electricity and chairs.
  • One complimentary registration (after one, each additional registrant pays a discounted
    registration fee of $395;
  • Admission to all Conference sessions;
  • Prominent exposure on a Sponsor Appreciation sign located in the registration area;
  • A sign or poster with your company name at the sponsored function;
  • A “Special Thanks to Sponsors” section in the Conference Program distributed to all attendees.
    This section will feature a brief paragraph about your company and the products or services you
    provide, plus a marketing contact name and telephone number);
  • Special recognition during the opening session.
  • Contact list of conference attendees (first/last/title/company/address)

Sponsorship Opportunities

Opportunity Cost Sponsor
Conference Lanyard with Logo + Booth $5,000 Techcrane
June 22: Continental Breakfast Sold Oil States
June 22: Luncheon Sold Shell
June 22: Opening Reception $5,000 Gulf Crane Services
June 23: Continental Breakfast $4,000 Sparrows
June 23: Luncheon $5,000 Available
June 23: Closing Reception $4,000 Available


As an Exhibitor you will receive:

  • One 6’ exhibit table during the Conference, including electricity and chairs.
  • One complimentary registration (after one, each additional registrant pays a discounted
    registration fee of $395;
  • Admission to all Conference sessions;
  • Contact list of Conference attendees (first/last/title/company/address)

Price: $3,500

Questions? Contact [email protected] or 202-682-8158

Additional Exhibitor Staff Registration

Register Additional Exhibitors

Please register your exhibit staff by Tuesday, June 14th at 5:00 PM Eastern.

This $395 “Additional Sponsor/Exhibitor” fee is for the registration of each additional sponsor/exhibitor after the initial representative from the sponsoring/exhibiting company. Fee includes admission to all conference sessions, exhibit area, lunches, and receptions. We do not have an “Exhibits Only” or “Exhibits Staff Only” registration for this conference. Badges are not transferable. All exhibit staff must register.

To be eligible for the above rate, Additional Sponsor/Exhibitor must be a direct employee of exhibiting or sponsoring company. API will request proof (i.e. business card) of direct employment and ID at the conference registration desk.

Westin Houston Memorial City
945 Gessner Rd
Houston, TX 77024
Online Reservations

Room Rate: $199
Room Cut-off Date: Tuesday, May 31, 2022 at 5:00 PM CST.

Avoid Housing Scams

Note: API has not contracted with any third party for hotel arrangements and will not call or email you directly to make housing arrangements on your behalf.

Should you receive a call or email from a third-party provider, please collect as much information as you can and let us know immediately. “Room Poachers” have been known to act as representatives of API, or authorized providers of API, to offer room discounts or alternative accommodations to our attendees – often to the attendee’s detriment. These companies are not affiliated with API, and reservations made through these companies for our meeting cannot be guaranteed.

How It Works

This deceptive practice (called “room poaching”) is carried out by third‐party companies that act as travel agencies, wholesalers, or even API to solicit registrants for room reservations. The poacher might inform registrants that the hotel room block is “sold out,” and that if you do not book with them immediately, you may not get a room. Room poachers make it more difficult for us to meet our room block commitments, and expose us to penalties and increased room rates for our events. Room poachers often don’t deliver on promises to customers. When customers arrive, reservations are non‐existent or the hotels are not conveniently located. Sometimes the rooms have been cancelled and hefty cancellation fees have been placed on the customer’s credit card.

Don’t Be Deceived

If you are contacted by anyone asking if you need a room for the API Conference, please get as much information as you can (their name, company name, phone number, etc.) and pass it along to [email protected]. Always make your room reservation directly with the information provided by API or a trusted source.

API will use all legal means possible to prevent these groups from operating.

Please contact [email protected] with any questions.

Registration Fees and Details

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Registration Fees (in US dollars)

By June 3 After June 3
API Member $545 $645
Non Member $645 $745
Government/Academic $545 $645
Speaker $295 $295

Cancellation, Refunds, and Substitutions

Deadline: June 3, 2022
Cancellation Fee: Less $100 of your registration fee.

Cancellations, Refunds, and Substitutions:  Substitutions may be made at any time by written request to [email protected].  Cancellations and requests for refunds must be made in writing and sent to [email protected] by Friday, June 3, 2022. A refund, less a $100 cancellation fee, will be made if notice is received by this date. No refunds given after Friday, June 3, 2022.