• The Call for Papers is now open! Submit your abstract before 12th October
  • Our esteemed advisory board include members from KNPC, Bapco, Sadara, Sabic and more


H.E. Shaikh Mohammed bin Khalifa bin Ahmed Al KhalifaMinister of Oil, Kingdom of BahrainDr. Dawood NassifBoard Director, The Bahrain Petroleum Company (Bapco); Gulf Air
Ebrahim TalibDeputy Chief Executive, BapcoDr. Jeff BrownPresident, FGE
Hilal Al KharusiExecutive Managing Director, Oman OilDr. Halim Hamid RedhwiVice President; Professor, Dhahran Techno-Valley Company (DTVC); King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM)
Dr. Thorsten LoehlVice President Innovation, BorougeHafedh Al-QasabGeneral Manager Refining, Bapco
Nofal Al SaidiGeneral Manager, Human Resources Services, OrpicDr. Bashir DabbousiDirector of Technology Strategy & Planning, Saudi Aramco
Fahad Al DawoodVice President OTC, SabicNoor Talal MufeezProject Engineer, Bapco Modernization Program (BMP), Bapco
Chris BirdsallPresident, ExxonMobil Catalysts and Licensing LLCClaus-Peter HälsigVP Process and Technology, FLUOR
Arvind AggarwalPrincipal, NexantWasmiya Al-ShammariProcess Engineer, Technical Services, MAB Refinery, KNPC
Talal AlAradiProcess Engineer, Technical Services Department, BAPCORaj GhetiaSr. Process Engineer, Technical Services Department, BAPCO
Massimo CapraManager Aggreko Process Services EMEA, AggrekoNorman SheppardLeader Base Oils, BAPCO
K. Daniel JeyasankarProcess Engineer, Technical Services, MAB Refinery, KNPCOdette EngVice President – Hydrocarbon Global Refining Sector Lead, Advisian (WorleyParsons Group Inc)
François-Xavier HAULLEGeneral Manager, Air Liquide ArabiaJohnny StewartPrincipal Analyst EMEARC, Wood Mackenzie
Bas van HeeswijkTechnology Marketing Manager, Chevron Lummus Global LLCPeter BlaserVice President of Engineering Services, CPFD Software
Michel LenoelPresident, GREENALYZESara Al BaghliProcess Engineer, Mina Abdullah Refinery, KNPC
Malek El MasriMiddle East Business Manager, Haverly SystemsMatthew ClingermanRegional Engineering Manager, DuPont Clean Technologies
Rayed Al ShamekhCo-Leader, Young Leaders Advisory Board, Saudi AramcoKhalid Al-MuhaisenGM, Talent Management, Sabic
Guido RadaelliExecutive Vice President, Engineering, Siluria TechnologiesUjjal K. MukherjeeVice President Technology, Chevron Lummus Global
Philippa HaywardVice President Technology EMEA Geomarkets, KBC ADVANCED TECHNOLOGIES (A Yokogawa Company)Ankit ApoorvTechnical Sales Manager Refining Catalysts, BASF
Ranajyoti DasSenior Process Engineer, Neste JacobsSalvo CicciaSenior Staff Consultant, KBC ADVANCED TECHNOLOGIES (A Yokogawa Company)
Dan TrueGlobal Sales Director, Honeywell UOPDr. Walter TeschHead of International Downstream Business, ILF Consulting Engineers
Frédéric DespréauxVice President, Head of Large Industries Business Line, Air LiquideDavid AyrapetyanLicensing Manager, ExxonMobil Catalysts and Licensing
Jad DibAssociate Partner, McKinsey & CompanyYahya A. AbushalGeneral Manager Ras Tanura Refinery, Saudi Aramco
Donald RocheVice President Technology and Alliances, TechnipFMCAditya GanjuSr. Technical Sales Support Specialist, UOP
Matthias SchererDirector Marketing, GraceMartin CosfeldSenior Sales Manager Dehydrogenation, thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions AG
Erik SellmanDomain Champion – Oil and Electrostatics, Schlumberger – OneSurfaceDr Gregory LilburneManager Technical Services, Bapco
Johan FerketConsultancy Manager and Certified Reliability Leader, Stork, a Fluor companyJeroen BoomSales Director, MPP & TiPSS Technologies, Veolia Water Technologies
Mohammad Abdur  RakibSection Head Process Modeling & Simulation, ADNOC Refining Research CenterMahmood A RahimManager Oil Processing Department North, Bapco
Olivier TrifilieffMarket Sales & Business Development manager, Pall CorporationSayed Ahmed Al MoosawiProcess Engineer Treating, Bapco
Mundhir Al RawahiManager Laboratory Services, OrpicRaed SaterGeneral Manager HR & Admin, Bapco
Petar PribicFractionation SME, Sadara Chemical CompanyMutlaq Al-AzmiDeputy CEO, SHU Refinery, KNPC
Randy AlexanderPartner, Reactor Resources LLCDr. Abdulrahman AlsayedAssistant Professor, College of Engineering, University of Bahrain
Steve HallDirector, Engineering Solutions, Process Systems Enterprise Limited

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