COSTHA 2020 Annual Forum & Expo - General Information

April 26-30, 2020
Hyatt Regency | Greenville, SC

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Have questions about registration, hotel information, sponsorship, or even what to wear? Visit our FAQ page to find answers to many of your COSTHA Forum questions. 


Tips for First Time Attendees

If this is your first time attending the COSTHA Annual Forum & Expo, we have some tips to help you further your personal and professional growth. Take advantage of all that is offered, click here for First Time Attendee Tips.

8 Reasons to Attend in 2020

  1. QUALITY CONTENT – Technical programs selected by knowledgeable and experienced professionals. Immerse yourself in business, technical sessions, and training courses focused on the safe and compliant global transportation of dangerous goods.

  2. MEET THE EXPERTS – Connect with regulatory representatives and experts from around the world.

  3. NETWORKING – Grow your network. Meet with colleagues from around the world to share ideas and insights.

  4. VALUE – The COSTHA Forum delivers incredible benefits. In just a few value-packed days, your investment will pay off in increased knowledge, and a powerful professional network.

  5. TRAINING – Essential training at an extraordinary value…all at one time, all in one place. Training is provided by well-known industry professionals.

  6. INVESTING BACK IN THE INDUSTRY – COSTHA uses revenue from the Forum to support many other important projects and initiatives to encourage global harmonization of the regulations and enhance safety.

  7. EDUCATION – Earn Continuing Education Credits or Certification Maintenance Points (CMPs) for attending the general session and training courses.

  8. SHARE THE SMARTS – Knowledge Transfer with your team.

Who Should Attend?

Past Attendees - See Who Attends

Managers responsible for dangerous goods transportation compliance in companies including but not limited to the following:

  • Air Carriers 
  • Chemical Companies
  • Consulting Companies
  • Cosmetics Companies
  • Defense and Aerospace Systems
  • Distributors - Cleaning & other commercial products, Industrial, and Automotive Products 
  • Government Representatives
  • Hospitals or Medical Community
  • Laboratories - Medical
  • Manufacturing – Automobile, Batteries, Consumer Commodities, Flavors & Fragrances, etc.
  • Packaging Companies
  • Pharmaceutical Companies
  • Retail
  • Supplier
  • Supplier - 3PL
  • Terminal
  • Testing Companies
  • Trade Association
  • Water Carrier

See who else registers to attend the COSTHA Annual Forum - 

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