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2020 Fall Committee on Petroleum Measurement Standards Meeting

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When: October 12, 2020 - October 23, 2020

Where: API Virtual Event

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Preliminary Program

Summary of Measurement Standards Committees

The 2020 Fall Committee on Petroleum Measurement Standards Meeting (COPM) is being presented as a fully, virtual format, and will be open to anyone who wishes to participate. These virtual meetings will be held over a two-week period, October 12-15, 2020, and October 19-23, 2020. See program schedule for details.

Reason for Attending

Although COPM is being held virtually, this remains an invaluable opportunity to be a part of how the U.S. petroleum industry develops and maintains state-of-the-art standards. Here are just some of the benefits of participation:

  • You will have access to technical committee meetings covering API standards and best practices used throughout the industry to promote safe and environmentally sound operations.
  • You will learn about the latest research and development on measurement techniques and equipment, including future R&D efforts that may benefit your business in the long run.
  • You will have many opportunities to make contacts with your colleagues and establish new business connections.
  • You will have access to an exhibit hall where you may learn from various companies about their products, services, and technologies that may be important to your company. You will be able to communicate directly with these industry partners.
  • You will earn Professional Development Hours (PDH) to help in the process to maintain certifications.

Endress+Hauser Lunch and Learn
Virtual Tour (Digital) Integration Center
Reinach, Switzerland

Measuring Quality and Quantity from Field Measurement to Control System
October 20, 2020
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Endress+Hauser ensures seamless measurement and transfer of data from remote to central locations. Quality and quantity metrics are used to assess and transfer value. The Endress+Hauser philosophy is to provide open and transparent transfer of measurements using wired and wireless data communication methods.

This tour provides you with a live demonstration and a chance to get your questions answered by Endress+Hauser’s subject matter experts.

Click here for the link to register for the virtual tour.


Registration (attendees, sponsors, or exhibitors): Brittany Ellis, 202-682-8195 or or Michael Viola, 202-682-8193,

Logistics: Arnetta Smith, 202-682-8149 or

Program: David Miller, 202-682-8159 or

Program: Paula Watkins, 202-682-8197 or

COPM Committee Information: Kierra Beliveau, 202-682-8565,

API Membership status: Lillie Saunders, 202-682-8475,

Preliminary Program

Summary of Measurement Standards Committees

The Committee on Petroleum Measurement, COPM, is responsible for ~180 standards used worldwide for custody transfer operations. The technical subcommittees that report to the COPM are:
  • Committee on Liquid Measurement
  • Committee on Gas Fluid Measurement
  • Committee on Production Measurement & Allocation
  • Committee on Measurement Quality
  • Committee on Measurement Accountability
  • Committee on Evaporative Loss Estimation
  • Committee on Measurement Education & Training
*As not all subcommittees meet at each meeting please be sure and check the online program to verify which subcommittees are meeting at this conference.

Who Should Attend

Industry professionals including:
  • Engineers
  • Loss/Control Specialists
  • Sales and Marketing Managers
  • Measurement Specialists
  • Measurement Auditors
  • Chemists
Anyone involved in Petroleum Measurement whose companies are:
  • Oil Producers
  • Transporters
  • Refining and Marketing Firms

Sponsor an Attendee

Share your standards expertise with the next generation of oil and natural gas professionals by providing a complimentary registration to a new participant from your company. The cost is complimentary and your sponsored attendee is welcomed to participate in all 2020 API virtual Standards meetings.

Complimentary registration is limited to first-time attendees only. Those persons must be sponsored by a prior, API standards meeting participant from your same company. This person must be registered in your registration record at the time you enter your own registration. You may only register two sponsored attendees.

API is pleased to offer virtual sponsor and exhibit opportunities.

Deadline for Sponsorship and Exhibitor Applications: September 18, 2020.

Sponsors and Exhibitors: Apply for virtual sponsorship items and exhibit booths by completing your application and confirming the terms and conditions online here. If you have questions during this process, please contact the Registrar at or 202-682-8195 or 202-682-8193.

Upon receipt of your application, you will be contacted by the API Registrar to confirm your application, method of payment, and the names of your complimentary registrants. Your information will be provided to PSAV’s Technical Support Team who will contact you directly for virtual booth setup.

Full Payment must be received by API on or before September 28, 2020. Payment must be finalized before you are granted access to your virtual exhibit booth.

Sponsor and Exhibitor Benefits and Opportunities

Virtual Sponsor and Exhibitor Benefits

All sponsorships and exhibits include the following:
  • A dedicated page for your Virtual Exhibit Booth, featuring your corporate logo, link to your corporate website, and introductory paragraph
  • 2 complimentary registrations
  • Ability to include an embedded video, marketing collateral, and external links on your dedicated page
  • Individual Contact Form and Meeting Scheduler
  • Your Company Listed on API Website
  • Dedicated Technical Support Team for Setup and Execution
  • Private Virtual Meeting Add-On
    (Additional Cost)
  • Other Optional Services
    (Additional Cost)

Virtual Sponsor and Exhibitor Opportunities

Opportunity  Cost  
Entrance/Welcome Page Sponsorship - SOLD
Receive the listed benefits PLUS your logo featured on the conference home page.
New Member Orientation Sponsorship
October 19, 2020, 9:00 am
Does not overlap other sessions.
Receive the listed benefits PLUS your corporate logo and link to your website featured on the session page.
Awards Ceremony Sponsorship
October 20, 2020, 10:00 am
Does not overlap other sessions.
Receive the listed benefits PLUS your corporate logo and link to your website featured on the session page.
Virtual Exhibit Booth  $1,500  

Virtual Sponsor and Exhibitor Information Packet
Download information packet for details about sponsor and exhibitor virtual booth elements and pricing for optional services.  The option to view a booth demo is included.


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