Ozpipe XIX – Call for Papers

PIPA in association with the International Plastic Pipes Conference Association (PPCA) is pleased to announce a call for papers for Ozpipe XIX technical conference on the theme of: “Discover: Plastics”

Ozpipe XIX will feature a selection of the technical papers presented at PPXIX in Las Vegas September 2018, in addition to research papers and real-life case studies drawn from the Australasian region. The objective of Ozpipe XIX is to promote understanding of the state-of-the-art in plastics piping systems, through high quality technical papers and case studies from the pipeline and plastics industries.

Ozpipe XIX Conference and Exhibition will be held at Dockside on Cockle Bay, Sydney between 7th-8th November 2019.


If you would like to present a paper at Ozpipe XIX, please download and use the template and submit your abstract to ozpipe@confco.com.au

All submission must include the following

  • Presentation Title and Abstract (one paragraph)
  • Short Biography (one paragraph)


Abstracts are reviewed on the basis of applicability, originality, conference needs and speaker qualifications. All submissions will receive a peer-review by the Ozpipe XIX Review Committee. To ensure the Ozpipe XIX maintains technical integrity, abstracts will be assessed for innovative content and alignment to the conference theme. Promotional and ‘infomercial’ papers will not be accepted by the Review Committee.


You will be notified via email if your abstract has been selected for presentation. Selected speakers are provided with free of charge registration to Ozpipe XIX and networking drinks reception. Selected papers will be required to submit the following additional items:

  • Technical Paper
  • PowerPoint Presentation


Submission of abstracts for Ozpipe XIX close on 29th March 2019.