Frequently Asked Questions

Where will the SOCMA Annual Dinner be held?

This year’s dinner is in New Orleans on December 4-6 as part of SOCMA Week. We have expanded the programming to include more than 15 education sessions and build on the past networking and programming the Annual Dinner provided. 

Are there any speaking opportunities?

SOCMA welcomes experts in environmental, health and safety, manufacturing and operations, policy, and those supporting the specialty chemical industry community to contact us at

How do I register?

Registration opens in late June.

Are there any sponsorship or exhibiting opportunities?

Yes! There will be an exhibit hall geared towards industry service providers. Contact Sandra Lehrer at for more information about exhibiting and sponsorship opportunities.

If you have any more questions then please get in touch:


Hotel Information

Royal Sonesta New Orleans Hotel

300 Bourbon Street

New Orleans, LA 70130

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