Downstream is huge - 10,000 people in total. Yet we take pride servicing the full downstream value chain’s individual needs across our 5 tracks to ensure the full downstream industry’s 2020 business goals are met.
What to Expect from the NEW Home of Downstream Reliability & Maintenance
The industry is shifting towards digitalization, implementing predictive maintenance strategies with real-time asset health…improving the reliability of operations is vital to the success of an efficient asset!
This track will attract leading research & development, design and operation executives from all major Petrochemical, Chemical, LNG Producers and Refiners, contractors, and the most innovative technology and solution providers to come together and overcome the industry’s biggest challenges, discuss upcoming opportunities and share business critical insight on the future market trends.
If you are looking to improve the efficiency of maintenance operations, streamline budgets, maximize uptime and reduce unplanned outages – you cannot afford to miss out! Our event serves the whole industry’s maintenance needs under one roof in just two days. Miss this and you are missing out for years to come.
Provides opportunities for people from small and large companies, to meet and get together and share ideas
Mike Coyle, President of Manufacturing, Chevron
Reliability & Maintenance Track 2020
All-Star Line-Up Already Includes:
Walter Pesenti Global Manufacturing Operational Excellence Manager
Randy PoundGlobal Director of Maintenance & Reliability
Victor Ortega VP Technical Site Manager
Jonathan Huggins Global Process Automation Excellence Leader
Ken Stevens Director of Reliability
Cindy Gross Maintenance, Reliability and Turnaround Director
Ascend Performance Materials
Richard Ellis DFRAM Global Expertise Leader
Chad Bates Operations Maintenance Gatekeeper
David Reed Director, Plant Maintenance
Amy Odom Asset Effectiveness Engineer
Major Trends for the 2020 agenda:
Enhance Your APM Strategy:
Implementing transformational cultural and behavioural change, creating agents of reliability, harnessing enhanced analytics & shifting towards predictive maintenance
Embracing Industry Digitalization:
Discover the latest advances and best practice case studies in the fields of IIoT, robotic installations, digital twins and control-room data aggregation for machine learning, and hear how to best incorporate them into your facility
The Workforce Question:
Proven strategies to recruit, train & retain the most valuable asset
- Technical Time:
Join industry-leading working groups and get the answers to your technical questions across asset cleaning, pipe-remediation, and decontamination best-practices
Advanced Separation with Pall Corporation Webinar
Effective liquid separation is critical to ensuring reliable refinery operations and to consistently produce quality, final product. But which technology is best to deliver these results?
On the 8th Reuters Event will be joined by Tom Wines, Direct of Applications Development, Pall Corporation to answer this question and to discuss best practices and technologies available for improving liquid separations.
What You Will Learn:
- The pros and cons of liquid separation technologies used in refineries today
- How to optimize your water or spent caustic removal on final products, hazy steam stripped diesel, caustic-treated streams, alkylation feeds, coker products, and condensates/NGLs
- How to improve hydrocarbon removal from both sour water and amines
- How to resolve upsets with quick turnaround solutions
And remember - if you can’t join LIVE on the day, sign up anyway(!) and we’ll send you the recordings afterwards
Full A-Z of the Downstream Industry Already In Attendance
Who to bring from your team:
RELIABILITY & MAINTENANCE
Modernizing Maintenance Operations, Asset Monitoring & Resource Deployment To Increase Safety, Consistency & Profitability
VP / EVP Reliability / Maintenance
Director of Maintenance
Maintenance & Reliability Managers
Team Leader Maintenance
Maintenance Reliability Engineers
Maintenance Planner / Coordinator
Maintenance Supervisor / Superintendent
Corporate Reliability Improvement Leaders
Procurement / Contracts
Process Technology Modularization
Managers / Leads Plant Managers
Human Resources & Staffing
Asset Management Specialist
Operations & Turnarounds
Strong as One, Better Together - Why Your Team Should Attend.
Our world class speaker line-up will identify, discuss and overcome your company’s biggest challenges and no other agenda will better prepare your 2020 project to succeed! Year on year we secure the leading voices on innovations, problem solving and optimization and now it is time your team benefits from their exclusive insight.
This event is where the early commercial relationships are formed amongst world’s biggest names Petrochemicals, Chemicals, Refining and LNG construction and engineering. No where else will you meet more innovators, problem solvers and optimizers under one - 10,000+ to be exact! With so many people on site it will be impossible for one person to meet them all.
Find future partners and collaborators, meet clients, speak to key influencers, gather business critical insight, assess risks, and seize opportunities to achieve all your US Downstream goals in just 2 days under one roof Exclusive 1-2-1 Networking App - achieve all your US Downstream goals in just 2 days.
No other event can better set you up to succeed. We understand that sometimes the best ideas don’t come from the stage. They come from the chance happenings, like when you joined one of numerous roundtables, workshops or networking events. We have done the hard work so you don’t have to – remember, only the early movers will reap the rewards!
So many Reasons to attend - what your team simply can’t miss in 2020 and beyond:
Discover why 10,000 downstream leaders chose Downstream year on year out.
The most cross functional downstream event in the world. The world’s biggest names Petrochemicals, Chemicals, Refining and LNG under one roof, for just 2 days. We have done the work, so you don’t have to! Can you afford to miss it?
Sometimes the best ideas don’t come from the stage. They come from the chance happenings, like when you joined one of numerous roundtables, workshops or networking events.
The best speaker line up the industry has ever seen! No other line up will better prepare your 2020 business optimization strategy! Year on year we secure the leading voices on innovations, problem solving and optimization and now it is time your team benefits from their exclusive insight.
We know that you’re looking for ROI - you need to know that you and your team will come away with enough meetings and insights to generate business critical leads for years to come. To ensure, this we bring you our Exclusive 1-2-1 Networking App – allowing you to arrive with 2 days packed-full of meetings!
Our winning formula of quality and breadth of insight attracts the largest delegations the world has ever seen from all Petrochemical, Chemical, LNG Producers and Refining companies. At no other event will you meet so many decision makers and innovations leaders from such crucial companies.
NEW FOR 2020!
Are you on the road to digital optimization? Whether you're at the beginning of your journey and don’t know where to start or looking for the next silver bullet we have step-by-step sessions for you.
Labor shortages, aging workforce, the millennial question! Meet, greet and collaborate with the next generation of the downstream workforce to understand and overcome workforce development challenges.
Join 3,000+ downstream executives for the cocktails and canapes and the very best networking in the downstream industry - see you at the bar!
The industry is changing, and it is changing fast. This year we are leading the conversations of tomorrow to best prepare your organisation. Join us in industry leading discussion challenging sustainability, workforce diversity and digitalisation.
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
With a PDF schedule, SMS reminders & help from our onsite concierge team, you will arrive at your appointments on time