NBIC Meeting Information


The National Board Inspection Code committees meet twice a year, once in January and once in July. The remaining 2021 NBIC meeting schedule:

  • July 12-15, 2021, Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza, Cincinnati, Ohio

Additionally, the National Board Inspection Code committees meet as needed via WebEx online conferencing.

NBIC Meeting Registration

All committee members and visitors who plan to attend in person or by video conferencing are asked to register online. Registration is free. 

Click HERE to register for the July 12-15, 2021 NBIC Meeting in Cincinnati, OH.

NBIC Meeting Schedule

(Meeting rooms and times are subject to change.)

Date Meeting Time Room Floor
Mon. 7/12 TG Historical Boilers 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Salon F-G 4th
  NBIC Executive Committee 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Salon F-G 4th
  NR Task Group 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Rookwood 4th
  Interpretations Task Group 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Rookwood 4th
  Coffee Breaks AM/PM Hall of Nations 4th
Tues. 7/13 SG Installation 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Salon F-G 4th
  SG Inspection 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Rookwood 4th
  SG Repairs & Alterations 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Hall of Mirrors 3rd
  SG Pressure Relief Devices 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Salon D-E 4th
  Coffee Breaks AM/PM Hall of Mirrors Foyer
Hall of Nations
Wed. 7/14 SC Installation 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Salon F-G 4th
  SC Inspection 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Rookwood 4th
  SC Repairs & Alterations 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Hall of Mirrors 3rd
  SC Pressure Relief Devices 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Salon D-E 4th
  Coffee Breaks AM/PM Hall of Mirrors Foyer
Hall of Nations
  Evening Reception 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM Continental Room Mezzanine
Thurs. 7/15 Breakfast 7:00 AM - 8:30 AM Rosewood 4th
  NBIC Main Committee 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Hall of Mirrors 4th
  Buffet Lunch 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Rosewood 4th
  Coffee Breaks AM/PM Hall of Mirrors Foyer 4th
OTHER NBIC Office   Julep 3rd

Hotel Information

Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza
35 West Fifth Street
Cincinnati, OH 45202

Room Reservations

A special rate of $159/night (plus appropriate taxes) is available at the Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza. Rooms can be booked at this rate by clicking this direct ONLINE LINK, or by calling 1.800.HILTONS and refer to the group code: NBBPVI.

  • Each attendee is responsible for his or her own guest room and related charges. Please check with hotel regarding its cancellation policy.
  • Reservations must be made no later than 5:00 PM local time on Wednesday, June 21, 2021.
  • For complete hotel details, click HERE.


The Netherland Plaza is approximately 12 miles from Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Int’l (CVG) and about 8 miles from Cincinnati Municipal/Lunken Field. The hotel does not provide airport shuttle.

For information about airport transportation services from CVG, click HERE.

Hotel and Dining Information

NOTICE: Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the hotel and city restaurants may or may not be open to the public. Social distancing rules and masking may be enforced inside restaurants and in public gathering spaces at the hotel. Some restaurants may only offer carry-out service. 

Click HERE for information about the city of Cincinnati and its status and response to COVID-19.


The National Board asks that attendees of the July 2021 NBIC Committee Meetings adhere to the following guidelines:

  • NBIC Meeting attendees will be expected to comply with the host hotel, city, and state’s COVID requirements and recommendations.
  • The National Board will work with The Hilton to ensure proper social distancing and best sanitation practices are implemented within each meeting room. Read the Hilton Netherlands' COVID protocols HERE.
  • Attendees are asked to self-monitor their health before arriving to NBIC meeting rooms each day (e.g. temperature taking, etc.) and report any symptoms to an NBIC secretary or chairman.
  • Avoid unnecessary contact with other attendees and their computers, phones, paperwork, or other equipment/supplies.
  • Attendees who are at greater risk should not attend the meetings in person. Do not attend the NBIC meeting if you do not feel well or have been around someone who does not feel well. Those not able to attend the meetings in person are encouraged to attend through video conferencing. Details to come.

Wednesday Evening Reception

This event will be hosted on Wednesday, July 14, at 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM at the Hilton Netherlands Plaza Hotel.