This event is THE must attendstrategic decision-making event for the petrochemical & chemical project development industry

Petrochemicals 2.0 has arrived in the Northeast and now the world awaits its blueprint – will you join us in leading the industry in to the 21st century?

Now entering its 5th year the Northeast Petrochemical Conference & Exhibition is the undisputed home of petrochemical development in the opportunity-rich Appalachian region. Bringing together all the major regional stakeholders including project owners/developers, EPCs, government development agencies, solution and service providers to identify, plan and put in to action the future needs of the region to guarantee its success and develop the next generation petrochemical hub.

With insights from CEO of Chemours, CEO of LANXESS, CEO of American Chemistry Council, President of Artex Oil Company, President of Eagle Manufacturing and many more! This is THE meeting place for business-critical stakeholders and industry leaders to engage, share and learn how to implement the upmost profitable and effective strategies for project development in the Northeast as well as US wide.

With 35% owner/operator attendees and 60 exhibitors showcasing the latest technologies, solutions and unmissable innovations, if your business is serious about being at the forefront of cutting-edge petrochemical development and capturing a share of the booming Northeast market this event cannot be missed.

If you work in the Northeast Petrochem market in any capacity, would like to better understand the current and future trends, or would like to better position yourself in the market, this is the best show you can attend.

- Brock Group

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Northeast Petrochemical 2020 All-Star Line-Up

Featured Speakers Include:

  • Mark Vergnano
    Mark Vergnano President & CEO
  • Antonis Papadourakis
    Dr Antonis Papadourakis President & CEO
    LANXESS Corporation
  • Christopher Jahn
    Christopher Jahn President and CEO
    American Chemistry Council
  • Chris Witte
    Chris Witte Senior Vice President

Top Speakers Include:

  • Denise Brinley
    Pennsylvania Governor's Office
    Denise Brinley Executive Director at Pennsylvania Governor's Office of Energy
    Pennsylvania Governor's Office
  • Jerry James
    Artex Oil Company
    Jerry James President
    Artex Oil Company
  • Joe Eddy
    Joe Eddy President
  • David Hooker
    Mountaineer NGL Storage
    David Hooker President
    Mountaineer NGL Storage
  • Matt Cybulski
    Matt Cybulski Director Shale Energy & Petrochemicals
  • Dr Brian Anderson
    National Energy Technology Laboratory
    Dr Brian Anderson Director
    National Energy Technology Laboratory
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Major trends for the 2020 agenda include:

  • Projects Updates:

    Put yourself ahead of the game for the next decade. Get all the information you need to succeed by hearing about current and future projects and how the region is progressing. Understand where we are now to plan for where you can be in the future.

  • Petrochemicals 2.0:

    Now is the once in a lifetime opportunity to develop the 21st Century Petrochemical region. Cut through the noise and hear how the Northeast can innovate and advance in digitalisation, sustainability and many more to make the region’s most promising industry in decades a world leader.

  • Incentivising Future Growth:

    We know the potential the Northeast holds. They know the potential the Northeast holds. But what is being done to close the deal? Hear from local experts on how the Northeast is currently incentivising growth and how is plan to attract further investment.

  • Next Steps:

    Creating a checklist for success. Address key region challenges including gas storage, site selection, supply chain logistics, workforce development and end user needs to ensure you know how you’ll win in the Northeast.


So many Reasons to attend - what your team simply can’t miss in 2020 and beyond:

Discover why 1,000 industry leaders chose our event year on year out.

Petrochemicals 2.0

Our agenda has two focuses – the development of the Northeast downstream industry and Petrochemicals 2.0! The region has a rare opportunity of a clean slate and is ready to show the world the future of petrochemicals – if you want to get ahead of the game you can’t afford to miss our check list for success.

Exclusive business insight from key industry stakeholders

The best speaker line-up the industry has ever seen! No other line up will better prepare your 2020 business 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.

All stakeholders. 2 days. 1 place.

No event has a better little black book - our long-standing position in the community attracts the largest delegations the region has ever seen from all Petrochemical and Chemical companies. At no other event will you meet so many decision makers and innovations leaders from such crucial companies.

More than just conference sessions

Sometimes the best ideas and networking don’t come from the stage. They come from the chance happenings, like when you join one of numerous roundtables, workshops, networking events or organise years’ worth of meetings in just 2 days with our exclusive 1-2-1 networking app.

The regions’ biggest exhibition

Never has the region hosted such a big petrochemical exhibition. Walk our expo to browse the latest solution and technologies, meet the most innovative solution and technology providers the US has to offer and create partnerships of a lifetime under one roof.

2 conferences in 1

NEP2020 is co-located with the Gas Power Plant Development Conference & Expo. Gain out of industry insight on best practices in construction and project management. Expand your networking pool to other industries taking advantage of the shale gas boom!

See what else we have instore - download the brochure!

NEW FOR 2020!

Student Engagement Workshops

Labor shortages, aging workforce, the millennial question! Meet, greet and collaborate with the next generation of the region’s workforce to understand and overcome workforce development challenges.

Plastic End-User Workshop

Proximity to end-users is a huge advantage for the region. Meet your future clients, understand their needs and why they want to work with more Northeast based producers.

Bechtel hosts THE networking party of the year

Join Bechtel as they host leading petrochemical executives for the cocktails and canapes and the very best networking in the downstream industry - see you at the bar!

See what else we have instore - download the brochure!

2019 Attendees included:

  • Process Engineer

    Chemtrade Refineries

  • Associate Director, Strategy & Business Analysis

    Olefins & Polyolefins – Americas


  • Oil and Gas Manager


  • Project Manager


  • Director of Logistics, Strategy & Procurement


  • IT Collaboration Consultant


  • Global Director of Logistics


  • Petrochemicals Long Range Strategy Coordinator


  • Director Downstream - Process Consulting


  • Manager - Corporate Strategy

    NOVA Chemicals

  • Supply Chain Manager


  • Director


  • SVP Operations

    American Refining Group

  • Turnaround Manager


  • Vice President and General Manager CMT


  • Power & Industrial Specialist


  • Global Project Manager


  • Project Manager


  • DIRECTOR, Business Development

    NOVA Chemicals

  • Procurement Manager

    NOVA Chemicals

  • Vice President, Power


  • Oil and Gas Manager


  • Development Manager


  • Key Account Manager

    Air Liquide

See why you should join them here - Download the Brochure

Strong as One, Better Together - Why Your Team Should Attend.

  • LEARN -

    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 business strategy 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.

  • MEET -

    This event is where the early commercial relationships are formed amongst world’s biggest names Petrochemicals and Chemicals construction and engineering, and regional development. Nowhere else will you meet more innovators, problem solvers and optimizers under one - 1,000+ 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 players, gather business critical insight, assess risks, and seize opportunities to achieve all your US petrochemical goals in just 2 days under one roof Exclusive 1-2-1 Networking App - achieve all your US petrochemical 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!

See how your team can attend - Register here!

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2020 Sponsors & Exhibitors

Headline Sponsor

  • bechtel

Wi-Fi & Gold Sponsor

  • Satellite

Gold Sponsor

  • apeg

Silver Sponsors

  • management-controls-inc
  • S&B Engineers & Construction

Coffee Break & Bronze Sponsor

  • SargentElectric

Bronze Sponsor

  • NAI Spring


  • Brock
  • Cobey
  • Dixon
  • Elliott Group
  • eyebot
  • Fluid Engineering
  • GBI
  • Hanson
  • IPC Lydon
  • langan
  • Long-Ridge-Energy
  • management-controls-inc
  • Ohio River
  • per-se
  • Precision Piping Product
  • Progressive Industrial Construction Certifications
  • PSB
  • reliable
  • SafeRack
  • S&B Engineers & Construction
  • SargentElectric
  • Satellite
  • suez
  • WO Grubb
  • WorkCare

Association Partner

  • SPE

Media and Community Partners

  • Hydrocarbon Engineering
  • Innovoil
  • Kallandish
  • marcellus
  • natgasintel
  • Newsbase
  • NortheastONG
  • NorthwestPAOilGas
  • ONGEvents

North East Petrochemical Exhibition & Conference is organised by Petrochemical Update which is part of FCBI Energy Ltd. Registered in England and Wales - Company registered number 09823824 - 7-9 Fashion Street, London, E1 6PX, UK
Sponsorship / Exhibition Enquiries:
+44 (0) 207 422 7521

Delegates / General Enquiries:
+44 (0) 207 375 7556