Confirmed Speakers for 2017 Include:

Joe Thompson


Joe Thompson
Senior Vice President, General Manager - Downstream & Chemicals
Bechtel Oil, Gas & Chemicals, Inc.
Farhan Mujib


Farhan Mujib
President - Engineering & Construction Americas
KBR
Patrick Jameson


Patrick Jameson
President - Engineering & Construction Americas
CB&I
Mark Fields


Mark Fields
President - Energy & Chemicals Americas
Fluor Corporation
Thomas Grell


Thomas Grell
President - Oil & Gas Americas
Amec Foster Wheeler
Cal Dooley


Cal Dooley
President & CEO
American Chemistry Council
Henk Pauw


Henk Pauw
General Manager - Liwa Plastics Industries Complex
Orpic
Doug May


Doug May
President - Olefins, Aromatics & Alternative Feedstocks
The Dow Chemical Company
Deepak Datta


Deepak Datta
President & Head, Reliance Project Management Group
Reliance Industries
Ed-Lehotsky


Phillippe Najm
Vice President - Capital Projects, Engineering & Procurement
Westlake Chemical Corporation

6 Becomes 1 - Welcome to the World’s Leading Downstream Event

Westlake Chemical Corporation

DEC 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 video - click play on the right.

 

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Where the Downstream Engineering & Construction Industry Comes to Do Business

1000+

Senior Attendees

30%

Owner/Operators

100+

Innovative Exhibitors

Event Highlights

  • 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 boasts the world's largest expo dedicated exclusively to Downstream Engineering and Construction solutions.

Destination New Orleans for Downstream Engineering & Construction Executives

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Attendees By Seniority

Attendees By Company Type

Attendees By Company Type

See What the Industry Has to Say About Petrochemical Update Events:

  • Sarens

    "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
  • United Association

    "First time attending. Great venue with very good participation from owners"

    - United Association
  • Dow Chemical

    "Good event for petrochemical suppliers and owners to learn about the current state of the industry and collaborate on best practices"

    - Dow Chemical
  • Airswift

    "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
  • Total Petrochemicals

    "Good overview of the current Construction market and its Challenges"

    - Total Petrochemicals

2017 Sponsors & Exhibitors

Gold Sponsors

  • ap-networks
  • Appian
  • Atlas RFID
  • Autodesk
  • Coreworx
  • FTI-Consulting
  • intergraph
  • Soloman Associates
  • T.CON�

Silver Sponsors

  • DEEP SOUTH
  • Kiewit
  • suez

Badge Sponsor

  • kingandspalding

Charge Sponsor

  • up

Delegate List Sponsor

  • GBI

Coffee Break Sponsor

  • Hargrove Engineers + Constructors

Bag Sponsor

Co-Sponsors

Media Partners

  • BIC Alliance
  • Digital Refining
  • Inspectioneering

Exhibitors

  • alliance safety
  • Apex Piping Systems
  • AVEVA
  • Babcock & Wilcox
  • Baker risk
  • BASF
  • bennett
  • Bentley
  • bigge
  • Brand
  • Burns & McDonnell
  • Canal Barge Company
  • CARDNO
  • Chromalox
  • con-x-tech
  • Coperion
  • Daily Thermetrics
  • dmn
  • fenstermaker
  • FnM
  • flexitallic
  • FS-Elliott
  • GDS
  • GTS
  • GDS
  • Benko Green Products
  • Hilti
  • IIR
  • intelliwave
  • kap
  • mpw
  • Optimal
  • orion
  • picc
  • PIP
  • pmi
  • PSB
  • Raschig
  • rcs
  • Rigid global buildings
  • rvt
  • satellite
  • sirius
  • Southland steel
  • Technip
  • TorcSill
  • USA
  • Veolia
  • wika

Got a question? Get in touch below!

Emily McMahon

Emily McMahon

Senior Conference Producer
Petrochemical Update
Email: emily@petchem-update.com
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(Global) +44 (0) 207 375 7196

Joshua Bull

Joshua Bull

Founder & Head of Sector
Petrochemical Update
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Andrew York

Andrew York

Head of Business Development
Petrochemical Update
Email: andrew@petchem-update.com
(US) +1800 814 3459 x7507
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Karla Sharp

Senior Conference Director
Petrochemical Update
Email: karla@petchem-update.com
(US) +1800 814 3459 x4321
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