Process Engineering & Technology

Crack the Puzzle of Process Optimization

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  • 10000+

    Exhibition Attendees

  • 3000+

    Conference Delegates

  • 35%

    Owner Operators

  • 450

    Exhibition Stands

  • Expo Booths Sold for 2020

Process Engineering & Technology’s Expert Advisory Board in 2020:

  • Joel Mutchler
    Chevron Phillips Chemical Company
    Joel Mutchler Global Process Engineering Manager
    Chevron Phillips Chemical Company
  • Zhenyu Wang
    Zhenyu Wang Continuous Improvement Center of Excellence
  • Pankaj H. Desai
    Pankaj H. Desai Principal Manager
  • soon
    Jatin Shah Director - Automation & Process Technologies
  • Ed Palmer
    Ed Palmer Manager, Downstream Process Design
  • Dr. Zied M. Ouertani
    Dr. Zied M. Ouertani Global Technology and Digital Manager
  • Reza Mostofi
    Honeywell UOP
    Reza Mostofi Lead Mechinal design engineer
    Honeywell UOP
  • Frank Zhu
    Honeywell UOP
    Frank Zhu Senior Fellow Leader, Engineering Design Innovations
    Honeywell UOP
  • Biao Huang
    University of Alberta
    Biao Huang P.Eng, IEEE Fellow
    University of Alberta
  • Ravi Pai
    Ravi Pai Strategy Development
  • Mike Tanzio
    Process Engineering Associates, LLC
    Mike Tanzio Chief Process Engineer
    Process Engineering Associates, LLC
  • Paige Morse
    Aspen Technology
    Paige Morse Director
    Aspen Technology
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What to Expect from the new Home of Process Engineering

2019 welcomed some of the best and brightest to share insight on the latest in Process Engineering & Technology to our technical content theatre. In 2020 we are bigger and better than before and are running a full PE track at Downstream 2020!

The track promises to attract innovators from across the full PE value chain, from plant owners to process designers to technology and catalyst licensors, 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 400+ PE professionals as they come together to highlight and address the most pressing industry challenges and developments across process engineering with world-class R&D experts, industry leading designers, and Innovative licensors.

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:

  • Intensification:

    Dramatically improve processing capacity and efficiency through the latest technologies the industry has to offer.

  • Integration:

    Ensure the economic viability of you plant and capture all the value of your processes have to offer.

  • Information:

    Maximize production and profitability of established and future assets through data-driven optimization of operations and process safety.

  • Sustainability:

    Hear the latest innovations in environmental engineering and sustainable development to guarantee carbon capture readiness.

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2019 featured a staggering 200+ industry speakers across 5 tracks. The PE All-Star Line-Up Included:

  • soon
    Jim Johnson R&D Director
    Honeywell UOP
  • soon
    Steve Davis Licensing Manager - Americas
  • KT Han
    KT Han Director of Technology, Olefins
  • Sachi Maiti
    Sachi Maiti Global Director - Technology Taskforce & Process Engineering
    SNC Lavalin
  • Dilip Dharia
    Dilip Dharia Senior Director High Olefins FCC
    Technip FMC
  • Rashid Iqbal
    Rashid Iqbal Technical Specialist - Refining
    Bechtel Corporation
  • Jaydip Bhadaliya
    Jaydip Bhadaliya Manager - Business Optimization
    NARL Refining
  • MJ Rahman
    MJ Rahman Director - Refining Technology
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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 quick A-Z of who attended Process Engineering & Technology 2019

  • Albemarle
    Operational Excellence Training Leader
  • BASF
    Process Specialist
  • Burns & McDonnell
    Process Technology Director
    Burns & McDonnell
  • Chemtrade
    Process Engineer
    Chemtrade Refineries
  • Senior Process Engineer
    Senior Process Engineer
  • Senior Manager Process R&D
    Senior Manager Process R&D
    Dow Chemical
  • Eastman Chemical
    Process Engineer
    Eastman Chemical
  • ExxonMobil
    Process Safety Engineer
  • Fluor
    Principal Process Engineer
  • Invista
    Senior Process Engineer
  • JGC America
    Senior Director, Process Engineering Department
    JGC America
  • Kiewit
    Process engineer
  • Linde Engineering
    Principal Process Engineer
    Linde Engineering
  • Lyondellbasell
    Principal Process Engineer
  • Motiva
    Process Engineer
  • Occidental Petroleum
    Process Engineer
    Occidental Petroleum
  • Phillips 66
    Process engineer team lead
    Phillips 66
  • Praxair
    Manager, Operations Process Engineer
    Technology Manager
  • Samsung Engineering America
    Process Manager
    Samsung Engineering America
  • Sasol
    Technology Engineer
  • Shell
    Project Manager & Process Engineer
  • Sinopec USA
    Manager, Chemical Department
    Sinopec USA
  • Technip
    Sr. Process Engineer
  • Wanhua Chemical U.S.
    Process Engineer
    Wanhua Chemical U.S.
  • Wood
    Director Downstream - Process Consulting
  • Worley
    Principal Process Engineer
  • Zachry Group
    Process Engineer
    Zachry Group
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Tailored content for every process engineering job role:

With such a wealth of sessions in the process engineering 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 2019 program!

Just some of the key attendees to bring...

Chief Process
Research & Development Fellows
Automation & Modelling Leads
Process Design
Process Technology Managers
Process Licensing Managers
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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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2020 Sponsors

VIP Zone Sponsor

  • Zachry

Gold Sponsors

  • Aspen Aerogels
  • ATR
  • BPS
  • mobideo

Silver Sponsors

  • aptim
  • Clear-Metal
  • Elemica
  • Hilti
  • intergraph
  • Precision
  • SUEZ
  • wood

Bronze Sponsors

  • Universal-Plant-Services
  • Veson

2020 Partners

Strategic Partners

  • Gas-Processing
  • Hydrocarbon Processing

Digital Content Partner

  • BIC

Official Association Partners

  • CURT

Media Partners

  • Chemical Engineering Online
  • Hydrocarbon
  • Industrial-Info-Resources
  • MyTechMag
  • NGW
  • Reuters

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