Upcoming Meetings


2018 Fall Meeting

October 24-26, 2018

Education & Engineering Seminar
Mid-Pines Resort
Southern Pines, NC

Meeting Announcement
Fall Meeting Agenda
Online Fall Registration with Sponsorships
Meeting Attendees


Mid-Pines website



2019 Spring Meeting

February 27-28, 2019

Omni Royal Orleans Hotel
621 St. Louis Street
New Orleans, Louisiana   70130
Ph: 504-529-5333
Concierge:  504-529-7099


Register Early -  The Coal Institute has again joined the Mississippi Valley Trade and Transport Council to present the 37th Annual 2019 Edition for the World Trade & Transport Conference. This is the third year, after two very sucessful joint confernces, and we  look forward to another informative and timely presentations.  

Please join us for the conference and check back on this site for more information about the speakers and events. 

The rates for the Omni Royal Orleans in the French Quarter for the 2019 Conference is $233.00 (no taxes or fees included) per night until the weekend.  At that time your rate will be $273.00 (no taxes or fees included) due to the Mardi Gras and higher weekend rates.

Online Registration

Hotel Registration Link



Omni Royals New Oreleans Website


2017 Summer Trade Seminar

Dates: July 14-16,  2019

Embassy Suites – Kingston Plantation
Myrtle Beach, SC


Kingston Plantation website