Conference Agenda Day 2

ARTC Conference Agenda


09.00 – 09.10(Peony 4405 - 4506)
Welcome Address & Opening Remarks
Asian Downstream Summit & ARTC, World Refining Association


Irfan Yunus, Vice President, Chemicals Segment, Industrial Automation Global Business Leader, Schneider Electric
09.10 – 09.20Chairman opening speech

Irfan Yunus, Vice President, Chemicals Segment, Industrial Automation Global Business Leader, Schneider Electric
09.20 – 09.40Putting the sustainability agenda at the forefront

Sébastien Huchette, Senior Regional Sales Manager, Axens, France
09.40 – 10.00Decarbonization of Downstream Assets via Honeywell Carbon Capture Solutions

Michael Spivey, Director of Market Development, Honeywell, Malaysia
10.00 – 10.40Opening Dialogue: Creating an energy efficiency action plan for the plants of the future

Filippo Gotti, Managing Director - SEA Energy Lead, Accenture, Singapore

Cécile Plain - Technology Group Manager, Axens, France
Amy Loi, Sales and Marketing Director, Emerson, Singapore
Andre Stolz, CEO, EcoWorth Tech, Singapore
10.40 – 11.00Energy savings and emissions reduction – essential elements to achieve “net zero”

Purandar Chakravarty, Head - Innovation, Nayara Energy, India
11.00 - 11.20Cultivating a Sustainable Digital Culture and Mindset

Normi Syamiza Bt Sabidi, Head, Digital Portfolio, Group Digital, PETRONAS, Malaysia
11.20 – 11.40

Networking Coffee Break

Sponsored by
Asian Downstream Summit
Technical Stream 5
Reskilling the workforce of the future

(Peony 4405 - 4506)
Technical Stream 3
Energy Efficiency

(Orchid 4206 & 4306)
11.40 – 12.00
The Rise of the Connected Worker

Bob Gill, General Manager (Southeast Asia), ARC Advisory Group, Singapore
Decreasing OPEX and CO2 emissions by converting low-grade waste heat to industrial steam using Qpinch’s chemical heat transformer

Wouter Ducheyne, CEO & Co-Founder, Qpinch
12.00 – 12.40
Leaders Roundtable: Motivating the workforce of the future: meeting expectations of young engineers in the decarbonisation era

Moderator: Kelvin Halliwell, Client Director, Petrogenium

Johan Nababan, Business Planning & Development Director, PT Kilang Pertamina Internasional, Indonesia
Sharul A Rashid, Group Technical Authority, Instrumentation and Control, Petronas, Malaysia
Mylavarapu Sudhakar Babu, Former Deputy GM, Bharat Petroleum, India
Leaders Dialogue: Integrating Plastic Recycling in Petrochemical and Refining Assets

Moderator: Arun Rajamani, Managing Director & Partner, Boston Consulting Group, Singapore

Dr. Marcio Wagner de Silva, Transfer and Storage Manager, Petrobras, Brazil
Ishak Zainal Abidin, Head of Marketing, Circular Economy Project, PETRONAS, Malaysia
12.40 - 14.00

Networking Lunch

Sponsored by
Technical Stream 6
Cybersecurity & the Digital Sphere

(Peony 4405 - 4506)
Technical Stream 4
Startups and Project Updates

(Orchid 4206 & 4306)
14.00 – 14.10
Cyber Panel Dialogue: Advances in cybersecurity technologies – an integrated approach to combat refinery cyber risk

Bob Gill, General Manager (Southeast Asia), ARC Advisory Group, Singapore

Syed Mohsin Almohdzar, Cyber Category Lead, Malaysia
Dr Amir Abdul Samad, Head, Cyber Security, PETRONAS, Malaysia
Erwan Bodescot, Founder & CEO, Augmenteed, Singapore
Start-Up Showcase

Jasdeep Khara, Sales and BD Lead, Augmenteed
14.10 – 14.20
Project Update

Alwyn Bowden, CEO
Pengerang Energy Complex
14.20 – 14.30
Start-Up Showcase

Luis Martinez, Managing Director, Frontline Industrial Software
14.30 – 14.40
Start-Up Showcase

Andre Stolz, CEO, EcoWorth Tech
Technical Stream 7
The future of downstream oil and gas

(Peony 4405 - 4506)
Technical Stream 5
Navigating the new normal in a post-COVID world

(Orchid 4206 & 4306)
14.40 – 15.00
Downstream decarbonization: grab the low hanging fruits, initiate the next breakthrough!

Eric Koenig, Strategy VP, Energies & Chemicals, Schneider Electric
Shaping a Cleaner and Greener Refining Industry

Neo Chow Yang, Senior Director of Marketing, Emerson, Singapore
15.00 - 15.30

Networking Coffee Break

Sponsored by
15.30 – 16.10
Closing Keynote Roundtable: Transforming performance through IIoT, an integration of process, plant, people and data
  • The untapped potential of IIoT in oil & gas
  • Delivering operational excellence: Leveraging process and people to drive high performance
  • Digital Transformation in Asset Management
  • Talent, leadership & the role of millennials in the digital age
  • Renewing, retooling and re-energising the workforce, and ensuring their relevance in a fast-changing external world
  • Broadening cross-functional digital capabilities in people across multi-discipline tasks

Varun Shah, Principal, Kearney, Malaysia

Partha Sur, General Manager - Technology, Haldia Petrochemicals Limited, India
Sumit Duttagupta, Group CIO & Head Information Systems, Haldia Petrochemicals, India
Shailesh Bansal, Business Development Manager, Lummus Digital, India
Dr Cheng Wang, Autonomous Compute Specialist, Amazon Web Services, Singapore
Closing Keynote Roundtable: Reconfiguring the industry for the global energy transition
  • Current and future “clean” trends in oil and gas
  • Successfully integrating sustainability into long-term business strategies: How organisations can balance sustainability with ROI
  • Alternative fuels as an essential part of the low-carbon future
  • Expectations vs. Reality: How successful the industry has been in shifting to renewables, and what more must be done

Sushant Gupta, Research Director – Asia Pacific, Refining and Oils Market, Wood Mackenzie, Singapore

Purandar Chakravarty, Head - Innovation, Nayara Energy, India
Khairol Anuar Shukri, Managing Director/CEO, Malaysian Refining Company, Malaysia
16.10 – 16.20Chairman closing speech

Irfan Yunus, Vice President, Chemicals Segment, Industrial Automation Global Business Leader, Schneider Electric