Engineering & Construction

Master the Art of CAPEX Efficiency

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  • 10000+

    Exhibition Attendees

  • 2500+

    Conference Delegates

  • 35%

    Owner Operators

  • 450

    Exhibition Booths

  • Expo Booths Sold for 2020

Engineering & Construction’s Expert Advisory Board in 2020:

Speaking to more than 3000+ of North America’s most influential operators, refiners and EPCs, these expert speakers will deliver the very latest case studies allowing you to develop world-class projects right now.

  • Decie Autin
    ExxonMobil
    Decie Autin VP Project Management Upstream/Downstream
    ExxonMobil
  • Taylor Auburg
    Freeport LNG
    Taylor Auburg VP Projects
    Freeport LNG
  • Jim Ellis
    SABIC
    Jim Ellis General Manager, Engineering and Project Management
    SABIC
  • Glenn Johnson
    BASF
    Glenn Johnson Head of Workforce Development, North America
    BASF
  • Jan Shumate
    Eastman Chemical
    Jan Shumate Director, Worldwide Engineering & Construction Services and Solutions
    Eastman Chemical
  • Ed Lehotsky
    Cheniere
    Ed Lehotsky Executive Advisor
    Cheniere
  • Lance Medlin
    Meridian Energy Group
    Lance Medlin Chief Products Officer
    Meridian Energy Group
  • Olivier Le Normand
    Dow
    Olivier Le Normand Modularization Execution Global Improvement Leader
    Dow
  • Adriana Garcia
    Shell
    Adriana Garcia IT Project Manager - Capital Projects
    Shell
  • Stony Maness
    LyondellBasell
    Stony Maness Project Manager Major Projects
    LyondellBasell
  • David King
    INEOS
    David King Workforce Development Manager
    INEOS
  • Ann Esbeck
    Bechtel
    Ann Esbeck Innovation Manager
    Bechtel
  • Silvana Lara
    Fluor
    Silvana Lara AWP Global Director
    Fluor
  • Geoff Roberts
    Oracle Construction & Engineering GBU
    Geoff Roberts Director, Global Industry Strategy
    Oracle Construction & Engineering GBU
  • Buster Brown
    Technip
    Buster Brown Project Director
    Technip
  • Ryan Posnikoff
    Bentley
    Ryan Posnikoff Director, Construction Academy
    Bentley
  • Daniel Groves
    CURT
    Daniel Groves Director - Operations
    Construction Users Round Table
  • Paras Trivedi
    Dassault Systems
    Paras Trivedi Business Experience Consultant Director
    Dassault Systems
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What to Expect from the Home of Downstream Engineering & Construction

2019 welcomed some of the best and brightest to share insight on the latest in Engineering & Construction and 2020 promises to be bigger and better than before.

The track will attract leader of innovation and efficency from across the full construction value chain, from major plant owners and EPCs to technology and equipment providers, if you are looking for one business meeting to attend this year, this is it. No other event can offer you same learning, networking and business opportunities.

Join 3000+ professionals as they come together to highlight and address the most pressing industry challenges and oppertunities across construction & engineering with world-class project leads, industry leading innovators, and procurement managers. Guarentee your project is delivered on time and on budget today!

Provides opportunities for people from small and large companies, to meet and get together and share ideas

Mike Coyle, President of Manufacturing, Chevron

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Major trends for the 2020 agenda include:

  • Alternative Contract Strategies:

    Unleash productivity in your next project and guarantee successful project execution through innovative and emerging contract strategy trends.

  • Attack Rising CAPEX Cost:

    The ultimate authority on maximising ROI - don’t let the mistakes of past projects be repeated and master the art of CAPEX efficiency.

  • Going Digital:

    Don’t be left behind! Unlock the power of project digitization to transform your ability to respond to challenges and make critical project decisions in real-time.

  • Project Management Solutions Transforming Productivity:

    All the exclusive insights you need to optimize project controls, AWP and scope development to supercharge tool-time for the whole value chain.

  • Labor:

    Train. Retain. Diversify.

Find out how you can get involved here

2019’s major Engineering & Construction names included:

Speaking to more than 3000+ of North America’s most influential operators, refiners and EPCs, these expert speakers delivered the very latest case studies allowing you to maximize CAPEX efficiency.

  • Mike Coyle
    Mike Coyle President of Manufacturing
    Chevron
  • Stuart Bradie
    Stuart Bradie CEO
    KBR
  • Alasdair Cathcart
    Alasdair Cathcart President - Oil, Gas & Chemicals
    Bechtel
  • Andrew Stewart
    Andrew Stewart CEO - Americas
    Wood
  • Decie Autin
    Decie Autin VP Project Management Upstream/Downstream
    ExxonMobil
  • Jim Ellis
    Jim Ellis General Manager, Engineering and Project Management
    SABIC
  • Ed Lehotsky
    Ed Lehotsky Executive Advisor
    Cheniere
  • Lance Medlin
    Lance Medlin Chief Projects Officer
    Meridian Energy
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Renowned as the most significant global meeting place for Downstream owners/operators, the 2019 event had an industry-leading 40% owner/operator attendance ratio. Below is a sample of the massive delegations that attended in 2019

  • 95+Attendees
    Lyondellbasell

    95+ attendees including:

    • TA Event Manager
    • Global Manager- Perfomance Improvement
    • Maintenance & Reliability, Turnarounds, Warehouse Management, & Capital Projects
    • Capital Portfolio Manager
    • Sr. Global Projects Estimator
    • Project Director
    • Contract Manager
    • Operations Integration Team Lead
    • Project Controls
    • Supply Chain Manager, Trucking, Warehousing and Commercial Logistics
    • Production Engineer
    • Competency Development & Assurance Manager
    • Capital Projects Manager 
    • Maintenance Manager 
    • Turnaround Operations Specialist
  • 65+Attendees
    dow

    65+ attendees including:

    • Global Maintenance & Reliability Director
    • Modularization Execution Global Improvement Leader
    • Global EPC Contract Manager
    • Shutdown Coordinator 
    • DFRAM Global Expertise Leader
    • Advanced Work Packaging Champion
    • Supply Chain Improvement
    • Olefins Supply Chain Manager
    • Outplant Logistics Manager
    • Commissioning and Startup Leader
    • Sr Construction Manager
    • Improvement Engineer & Manufacturing Representative
    • Global Supply Chain Leader
    • Program Director
    • Modularization Global Improve Leader
  • 65+Attendees
    ExxonMobil

    65+ attendees including:

    • VP Project Management & Execution
    • Technology Scout and Venturing Advisor
    • Reforming & Clean Gasoline Unit Inspector
    • Global Technology Sponsor - Construction
    • Technology Scout and Venturing Advisor
    • Supply Chain Advisor
    • Capital Projects Advisor
    • Major Project Venture Planner
    • Capital Project Advisor
    • Supply Chain Capital Projects
    • Capital Project Advisor
    • Turnaround & Majors Planning SLS
    • Turnaround Technical Lead
    • Project Controls Engineer
    • Interface Coordinator
  • 60+Attendees
    shell

    60+ attendees including:

    • IT Project Manager - Capital Projects
    • Logistics Manager - Shell Polymers
    • Plant Manager
    • Rail Freight Account Analyst
    • Manger Supplier Diversity & Outreach
    • Procurement Manager - Bulk Road Transportation
    • Technical Integration, Precomm & Completions Manager
    • Project Manager
    • Digital Product Manager Asset & Projects
    • Sulfuric Acid Alkylation SME
    • Supervisor Maintenance
    • Chemical Construction Manager
    • Technical Operations and Projects Manager
    • Procurement Manager
    • Manager, Supplier Diversity - SBLO
  • 40+Attendees
    basf

    40+ attendees including:

    • Operations Maintenance Gatekeeper
    • Asset Effectiveness Engineer
    • Director Supply Chain, Petrochemicals N. America
    • Head of Workforce Deveopment, North America
    • Regional Logistics Manager
    • Process Specialist
    • Manager, Project Procurement
    • CSA Engineer
    • Senior Analyst Technical Training
    • TAR Materials Control
    • Engineering Product Specialist
    • Head of Workforce Deveopment, North America
    • Production Manager
    • Technical Service Engineer/Technology Specialist
    • Export Business Specialist
  • 35+Attendees
    Chevron Phillips Chemical

    35+ attendees including:

    • TA Coordinator
    • Project Manager
    • Fixed Equipment Reliability Engineer
    • Transportation Specialist
    • Exports Transportation Supervisor
    • PE Export & Distribution Sales Manager
    • Global Marine Services Manager
    • Project Manager
    • Turnaround Controls
    • Global Supply Chain Manager
    • Transportation Pricing Specialist
    • Project Controls Lead
    • Turnaround Manager
    • Turnaround Engineer
    • Turnaround Coordinator
  • 30+Attendees
    Chevron

    30+ attendees including:

    • Category Manager, Logistics
    • Information Management SME
    • Logistics category manager
    • Facility Engineer
    • Senior Project Controller/ Project Manager
    • Project Manager
    • Rotating Equipment Engineer
    • Project Manager
    • PPM Implementation Lead
    • Technical Safety Engineer
    • Project Manager
    • Project Manager
  • 25+Attendees
    Phillips 66

    25+ attendees including:

    • Process engineer team lead
    • Manager Category Management
    • Supply Chain Manager
    • Supply Chain Logistics Director
    • Turnaround Planning and Scheduling Lead
    • Category Lead Fabricated Equipment
    • Project Manager
    • Health & Safety Manager Major Projects
    • Business Economist
    • Catalyst Category Lead
    • Category Management
    • Manager, Materials & Equipment Procurement
    • JV Manager
    • Manager, O&M Execution Excellence
    • Manager - Services Procurement and Refining Maintenance
  • 25+Attendees
    ineos

    25+ attendees including:

    • TAR Manager
    • Sr. Procurement Specialist
    • Turnaround Specialist
    • Turnaround Planner
    • Workforce Development Manager
    • Procurement Specialist
    • Senior Procurement Specialist
    • Senior Procurement Specialist
    • EPC Manager
    • Project Manager
    • Construction Mgr. ESPN Project
  • 15+Attendees
    Holly-Frontier

    15+ attendees including:

    • Manager, Capital Projects
    • VP Capital Projects & Reliability
    • Director of Capital Projects
    • VP Capital Projects Delivery
    • Capital Projects Manager
    • Supervisor, Project Engineering
    • Manager, Capital Projects
    • Vice President and Project Manager
    • Project Manager, Instrumentation
    • VP Capital Projects & Reliability
    • Manager, Capital Projects
    • Team Leader, Project Engineering
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Tailored content for every E&C job role:

With such a wealth of sessions in the engineering & construction track on offer, there truly is something for everyone. So, don’t limit your team attendance to a few key executives - make sure that every job function (from journeyman to SVP) is represented and unlock the true power of the Downstream 2020 program!

Just some of the key attendees to bring...

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Downstream Connect -
Our Bespoke 1-2-1 Meeting Service

Downstream Connect is a specialist networking tool that will help you find & book meetings with new business contacts at Downstream 2020.

How does it work?

  • Access your personal page

    Once you’ve registered for the event you will receive a link to access your personal Downstream Connect meetings page

  • Update your profile

    Update your personal profile, so other people can find you. Your contact details are only exchanged with your confirmed appointments

  • Search for contacts

    Search for contacts by job title, company, business type or use the automatic suggestions to find your perfect match

  • Send & receive invitations

    Send & receive invitations with high level contacts & arrange meetings on exhibitor stands or in the dedicated meetings lounge

  • Appointment reminders

    With a PDF schedule, SMS reminders & help from our onsite concierge team, you will arrive at your appointments on time

Downstream Connect Tutorial

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Downstream Connect in Numbers -
Highlights from Downstream 2019 meetings programme

10,000+ Meeting Requests
66% Attendee Engagement
4.2 / 5 stars Average Meeting Rating
$60+ million in new business
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Supported By

  • AIChE

2019 Sponsors

Platinum Sponsors

  • Bechtel
  • Innovatia
  • wood

VIP Zone Sponsor

  • Zachry

Lanyards Sponsor

  • KBR

Gold Sponsors

  • Aspen
  • BPS
  • SAP

Day 1 Lunch Sponsor

  • Akzonobel

Networking Zone Sponsor

  • ROCKWOOL

Happy Hour Sponsor

  • plangrid

Silver Sponsors

  • Accurent
  • Audubon
  • ARMS
  • Bentley
  • Dassault systemes
  • ENPRO
  • Hilti
  • INTEGRA
  • oracle

Bronze Sponsors

  • aerogels
  • A&R Logistics
  • aptim
  • Autodesk
  • BearingPoint
  • FTI
  • Greif
  • IAG
  • Intertek
  • Per Se Group
  • Port of Corpus Christi
  • Rider International
  • Schneider
  • Steller Energy
  • TEAM
  • Technip FMC
  • Thyssenkrupp
  • VUV Analytics

2019 Partners

Official Association Partners

  • AWS
  • CURT
  • International Freight Network (IFN)
  • ISCM
  • LNS Global
  • RC-Galveston
  • Specialist Freight Networks (SFN)
  • World Freight Network (WFN)

Media Partners

  • bicmagazine
  • Breakbulk
  • Chemical Engineering Online
  • ENR
  • Fluid
  • HCB
  • Hydrocarbon
  • Industrial-Info-Resources
  • Inspectioneering
  • LNG
  • Natural Gas Intelligence
  • NaturalGasWorld
  • New-Orleans-City-Business
  • Newsbase
  • StorageTerminal
  • TankNews
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