Maximising Propylene Yields Conference

Barcelona, Spain

Already on its 6th edition, our Maximising Propylene Yields Conference will bring together senior executives and experts from the refining, chemical & petrochemical industries, as well as leading market analysts, consultants, technology providers & innovators to discuss the latest challenges and developments within the propylene industry.

The two day event will give you an in depth insight into the industry's latest & future technology trends, while also concentrating on key updates and future forecasts on the supply & demand trends of propylene feedstocks, propylene derivatives & propylene itself. By highlighting the sector's current major challenges and opportunities, the conference will provide a holistic outlook on major market trends and drivers in the future.

This year the biggest focus of the event will be dedicated to the innovations in OPP, FCC & Steam Cracking Technologies and on the great need of strong strategy in Europe, to enhance propylene business profitability in the each section of the supply chain. Other topics like Circular economy, Refining strategy, Chemical advancements & requirements to adjust petrochemical plants will also play an important role on the two days discussion.

Join Maximizing Propylene Yields 2019 to hear in depth dives into the global & European market shifts, key business applications & innovations, technology projects as well as the future objectives on maximising propylene production capacity & value.

The participants will have a unique opportunity to take an active part in interactive sessions & panel discussions to share their knowledge, experience and uncertainties. The event will give you insights from end-use markets giving updates on market growth drivers along with sustainable advancements in technologies and R&D projects. Join us in Barcelona to meet senior representatives from leading companies for excellent networking opportunities.

Key Topics

  • In Depth Insight Into The Propylene Supply Chain Markets
  • A Long Term Outlook Into The Propylene End Markets: Analysing The Future Of Propylene Derivatives
  • Evaluating Profitability & Future Developments Of On Purpose Propylene Technologies (OPP)
  • Maximising Propylene Yields with FCC (Fluid Catalytic Crackers) & Steam Crackers: A Refining Perspective
  • In Search For Additional Sourcing Of Propylene In The Future: Adjusting Production Plants & Sites To The Existing & New Technologies
  • Analysing The Future Of Refining Strategy In The Light Of Lower Fuel Demand & Higher Supply Yields
  • In Search For Best Solutions For European Refineries
  • Making The Most Of Small Volume Products & Special Applications: A Chemical Perspective
  • Enhancing Business Flow In The Propylene Supply Chain: Evaluating New Circular Economy Trends
  • Unlocking New Technology Innovations & Advancements

Who Should Attend?

  • Senior refining representatives
  • Refining R&D
  • Technology developers
  • Feedstocks providers
  • Polymer producers
  • Chemical companies
  • Technology & solution providers
  • Petrochemical experts & consultants
  • Technology licensors
  • EPC contractors
  • Investments bankers
  • Energy markets analyst & advisors
  • Chemical, refining & petrochemical associations

Early Confirmed Speakers 2019:

  • Conference Chair: Pascal Castro, Competence Manager, BOREALIS GROUP
  • Grzegorz Jozwiak, Refining And Petrochemical Process Optimisation Director, PKN ORLEN
  • Jacek Smyczynski, Director Production Efficiency & Optimisation, PKN ORLEN
  • Gabor Kis, Technology Development Lead Expert, MOL Group
  • Rosa Jimenez Lazaro, Development and Innovation Manager, CEPSA
  • Francisco Javier Ruiz de Miguel, Corporate strategy Manager, CEPSA
  • Ronan Rocle, Business Development Manager, Global Bioenergies
  • Marc Nicolas, Global Business Director, Albermarle
  • Senior Representative, CHEM - ENERGY
  • Stephen Bowers, Feedstock & Petrochemicals Technologies, Evonik
  • Shuja H. Zaidi, CEO & President, CHEM - ENERGY
  • Araceli Fernandez Pales, Senior Energy Technology Analyst, International Energy Agency
  • Patrick Kirby, Principal Analyst EMEARC Olefins, Wood MacKenzie
  • Rafael Moreno, Project Leader, Oil & Gas Downstream Expert, The Boston Consulting Group
  • Damien Valderaire, Science Executive, Refining, CONCAWE
  • Yang Zhigang, Regional Representative, SINOPEC
  • Samuel C.Hess, CEO, UniSieve
  • Stephen Li, Associate Director, I H S MARKIT


Capri by Fraser Barcelona
Sancho de Avila 32-34
Barcelona, 08018 Spain
Phone: 34 933 20 87 35
Event details
Organizer : ACI
Venue : Capri by Fraser Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
Event type : Conference
Reference : ASDE-19062