5 Conference Tracks - Choose Your Project Focus
DEC 2017 is the undisputed home of the Downstream Industry
With 150+ speakers, 100+ booths and 1000+ attendees it's the world's biggest conference & exhibition dedicated to the Downstream Engineering & Construction industry. Take a look at the DEC 2017 video - click play on the right.
Reserve The 2017 Event Brochure
Confirmed Speakers for 2017 Include:
President - Olefins, Aromatics & Alternative Feedstocks
The Dow Chemical Company
President - Downstream
President - Engineering & Construction Americas
President – Energy & Chemicals Americas
President – Oil & Gas Americas
Amec Foster Wheeler
President & CEO
American Chemistry Council
Where the Downstream Engineering & Construction Industry Comes to Do Business
- Opening Headline Sessions: Hear from the global leaders in Downstream Engineering & Construction and world renowned keynote speakers.
- Five Dedicated Tracks: Tailor your agenda to your needs with tracks specializing in Petrochemical Construction. Refining Construction, Shutdowns & Turnarounds, Commissioning & Start Up, Reliability & Maintenance.
- 150+ Expert Speakers: The quality and quantity of industry expert speakers on offer will be mind blowing, with unrivalled breadth and depth of engineering & construction knowledge being shared over the 2-day event.
- Our Biggest Expo Ever: The expo grows by over 50% to 100+ booths. DEC 2017 boasts the world's largest expo dedicated exclusively to Downstream Engineering and Construction solutions.
Destination New Orleans for Downstream Engineering & Construction Executives
Attendees By Seniority
Attendees By Company Type
See What the Industry Has to Say About Petrochemical Update Events:
"I was able to have more valuable discussions with quality persons in these 2 days of conference, than in the entire 1st and 2nd quarter of this year"- Sarens
"First time attending. Great venue with very good participation from owners"- United Association
"Good event for petrochemical suppliers and owners to learn about the current state of the industry and collaborate on best practices"- Dow Chemical
"It was the first time I had attended an event like this as I’d never seen the benefit to me. I had low expectation but am happy to eat my words. Relevant topics, fantastic sessions and an unrivaled list of industry names"- Airswift
"Good overview of the current Construction market and its Challenges"- Total Petrochemicals