MLPA hosts or sponsors a number of meetings each year to support the activities, development and investment in publicly traded partnerships. MLPA members also hold conference calls and other events for the benefit of investors. See the links below for information on MLPA’s and its members’ upcoming events.

Registration Now Open:  2017 Annual Meeting

Please join MLPA in Washington D.C. for our Annual Meeting

Celebrating 30 Years as the Voice of MLPs!

2017 Annual Meeting & Conference
Thursday and Friday, September 28 & 29, 2017
Willard Intercontinental Hotel
1401 PennsylvaniaAvenue, NW, Washington, D.C.

Join colleagues from the master limited partnership community as we learn valuable insights into priority issues before Congress and the Executive Branch.  Hear thoughts from leading energy association executives, representatives from Capitol Hill and the Trump Administration, and veteran Washington strategists on how these issues may affect your company’s bottom line.

Learning Objectives:

After attending you will be able to:
• Provide updates on tax, accounting and legal issues impacting PTPs to
your staff and leadership
• Apply changes in legislation and regulation to your work while also being prepared for pending legislative and regulatory proposals at the state and federal levels
• Cite information about the national economic outlook and how it is impacting the markets and capital investment
• Utilize new resources and reference information useful in your daily work responsibilities.

Program Description:

On Thursday and Friday, September 28th and 29th, there will be sessions of various panels discussing topics of interest to MLPA members and those who support our industry. Friday, September 29th, the annual business meeting of the MLPA will also be held. These meetings will provide an opportunity for you to hear from industry experts, tax professionals and those working on state and federal legislative and regulatory initiatives on issues important to MLPs.

Keynote dinner speaker Karl Rove will share thoughts about the current political and policy environment in the country, and what that might mean for the 2018 elections and beyond.   Industry friend and former Congressman Charles Boustany, Jr. will give an insider’s perspective on how his former colleagues might advance complex tax reform.


Annual Meeting Schedule

Agenda subject to change.

MLPA is pleased to offer CPE credits to those accountants attending the meeting.
More information on the conference agenda and CPE will be also be posted to

MLPA members can find a link to the conference material in the Member Section.

Conference Fees

MLPA Members- $650
Non-Members- $850 (Members who have not paid their dues will be charged the Non-Member rate)
Refunds: Participants who notify the Association at least 10 days in advance will be charged a $100 cancelation fee. No refunds will be granted after September 21, 2017.

Note: If you must pay for your conference fees by check, please contact Lori Ziebart directly at (202) 747-6570 to register.

Hotel Information

To reserve a room at the Willard Intercontinental Hotel at our $379 negotiated rate, please visit; click on “Reservations” and then on the “Book Now” box at the top of the page; enter Q9C as the group code.  Alternatively, you can call the reservations number at 800-424-6835 or 202-628-9100, and reference “Master Limited Partnership Association.”

Contact information

For more information about the programming, refunds, program cancellation, or complaints, please contact Lori Ziebart at (202) 747-6570.


Please input name and billing address exactly as it appears on your card account. If you have any questions with registration and payment, please reach out to Lori Ziebart directly at (202) 747-6570.

Continuing Education Credits:

Required Prerequisites: No prerequisites
Attendance: In-person attendance is required
Advance Preparation: None
Number of Potential CPE Credits: 11
Program Level: Update & Overview
Recommended Field of Study: Accounting, Taxation and Legal
Delivery Method: Group-Live

The Master Limited Partnership Association is pleased to offer Continuing Education Credits for those accountants attending this year’s annual conference. MLPA is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have the nal authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be addressed to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, 150 Fourth Avenue North, Suite 700, Nashville, TN 37219-2417. Web site: