Downstream is huge. 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 Shutdowns & Turnarounds
The importance of turnaround optimization continues to grow with time and budget overruns impacting the bottom line and focus increasingly being placed on the effective integration of turnarounds and capital projects.
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 turnaround 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 optimize your projects integration, turnaround scope definition and event execution strategies to finish on time and under budget, this is one piece of the puzzle you can’t afford to miss! Our event serves the whole industry’s turnarounds 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
Shutdown & Turnarounds Track 2020
All-Star Line-Up Already Includes:
Tim Sutherland GM - Pasadena Refinery
Jim Smith O&M Execution Excellence Manager
Frank Engli Projects, Maintenance & Turnarounds Manager
Lawrence Crow Turnaround Manager
Joe Jackson Project Process Assurance
Charlie Dodd Global Turnaround Network Lead
John Clark Turnaround Specialist – Project Manager
Robin Harris Global Projects Control Lead
Oneil Fabre PVC Operations Coordinator
Heith Robey Turnaround Leader
Major Trends for the 2020 agenda:
Capital Projects Integration:
Knocking down the barriers to finally realize the potential CAPEX & OPEX reductions that can be achieved through an integrative approach to project completion
Comprehensive Scope Planning:
Achieve conclusive scope definition, leverage technology and utilize post-event data to accurately forecast time & resource requirements, mitigating discovery work & scope creep
A Happy & Productive Workforce:
Best practice on how to enhance buy in and maintain oversight with a growing workforce, ensuring maximized productivity to limit overrun, finish on time and under budget
Join, Link, Connect:
Digitalize communication channels, mobilize your assets and have an instant overview of project progress, strengthening team mobility, delivery and ability to interact
Lyondellbasell: Overcoming Crucial Turnaround Challenges
Reuters Events recently hosted its industry-leading webinar ‘Turnaround Bakers’ Dozen - Identify, Understand & Overcome’; welcoming Joe Jackson, Project Process Assurance at Lyondellbasell, to determine the top challenges faced throughout the industry whilst providing insight into conquering these problems.
Joe Jackson Project Process Assurance
Full A-Z of the Downstream Industry Already In Attendance
Who to bring from your team:
SHUTDOWNS & TURNAROUNDS
Optimize Turnaround Planning, Execution & Post-Event Analysis
VP / EVP Reliability / Maintenance / Turnarounds
Director of Turnarounds / Maintenance
Turnaround Site Director
Process Quality Assurance
Turnaround Project Controls
Turnaround Materials Control
Procurement / Contracts
Turnaround Planner / Scheduler
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 roof! 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 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 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