Chemical Marketing Seminars

Chemical Marketing Seminars

Thursday, May 16

Session 1: Sustainable Growth in Chemical Industry

  • Time: 09:00-11:00
  • Venue: Grand Ball Room, 5F
  • Topics:
  • Moderator
  • Brad Wigle, Senior Vice President IHS Markit, Global Head of Sales, Energy & Resources
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  • 09:00-09:25
  • Energy Expectations for 2019 & IMO Implications for the Chemical Industry 
  • Kurt Barrow, Vice President, Oil Markets, Midstream and Downstream Insights
  • 09:25-09:50
  • State of The Global Chemical Industry 
  • Mark Eramo, Vice President, Global Chemical Business Development, IHS Markit
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  • 09:50-10:15
  • Plastics Sustainability from a Petrochemical Perspective
  • Dewey Johnson, Vice President, Base Chemicals and Plastics, IHS Markit
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  • 10:15-10:40
  • Technological Development from Energy to Chemical
  • Tony Potter, Global Vice President, Specialty Chemicals, IHS Markit
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  • 10:40-10:40
  • Technological Development from Energy to Chemical
 
 
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Session 2: Shifting from Market to Product Focus

  • Time: 11:15-12:45
  • Venue: Grand Ball Room, 5F
  • Topics:
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  • Moderator
  • John Richardson, Senior Consultant, Asia
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  • 11:15-11:40
  • Demand Challenges and Opportunities
  • John Richardson, Senior Consultant, Asia
  • 11:40-12:05
  • Steam Cracker and Aromatics Opportunities and Challenges
  • Balasubramaniam Ramani, Senior Consulting Manager,  Asia

  • 12:05-12:30
  • The Feedstock Picture
  • Stefano Zehnder, Vice President, Global Refining & Petrochemical Feedstocks
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  • 12:30-12:45
  • Q&A
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Session 3: Shaking the Tree – Alternative, Disruptive, Sustainable Solutions

  • Time: 14:00-15:30
  • Venue: Grand Ball Room, 5F
  • Topics:

  • Petrochemicals – The Growth Area that Refiners will Need
  • Roger Lee, Managing Director

  • New Feedstocks for the Chemical Industry
  • Charles Fryer, Chairman

  • Disruptive Technologies Reshape the Chemical Industry
  • Matthew Hartley, Senior Consultant – Individual Project Studies

  • Advanced Processing of Plastics Materials
  • Gillian Tweddle, Business Manager – Individual Project Studies

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Session 4: Asia Petrochemicals Sustainable Footprint

  • Time: 15:45-17:15
  • Venue: Grand Ball Room, 5F
  • Topics:
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  • Opening Remarks
  • Vanessa Ronsisvalle, Associate Editorial Director, Petrochemicals Asia, S&P Global Platts
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  • Emerging Energy Trends - Increasing Interconnectivity between Energy Sources and Implications for the Petrochemical Sector
  • Kang Wu, Head of Analytics, Asia 

  • Game Changers in Petrochemicals: Crude & Recycling
  • Eshwar Yennigalla, Senior Analyst, Petrochemicals 

  • US-China Trade Dispute and the Shifts in Global Petrochemicals Trade Flow
  • Serena Seng, Managing Editor

  • Preparing for an Asian Dawn
  • Gustav Holmvik, Team Leader, Petrochemicals, Asia

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