On Demand

On Demand

Missed ARTC 2021? Don’t worry! You can now watch the recordings of the conference on both days on demand:

Day 1 Conference:

Opening Remarks || Industry Keynote: Global Downstream Refining & Petrochemical Outlook
Natalie Chew, Conference Manager, World Refining Association
Jose de Sa, Partner, Bain & Company

Adapting to a changing world: what’s in store for Asian refiners in the short, medium and long term? Where do the greatest challenges and opportunities lie?
Malavika Bambawale, APAC Managing Director, Engie Impact

Post IMO situation and future trends related to Bunker fuel
Yu Kin Yeo, Senior VP Consulting, Argus Media

CEO Dialogue: Preparing the plants of tomorrow for the energy transition
Moderator: Cheah Wai Seng, Resources Industries Lead, Accenture
Neil Elliott Smith, Senior Vice President, Process Automation, Asia Pacific, Schneider Electric
Christiaan Van der Wouden, Chief Executive Officer, OQ8 (Duqm Refinery & Petrochemical Industries Company)
Walid Nader, Former Country Chairman and Managing Director, Shell Companies in Kuwait
Matt Spalding, VP / General Manager UOP Asia ex-China, Honeywell UOP

 A Multifaceted Approach to Maximizing Propylene Yields From The FCC
Gary Cheng, Regional Marketing Manager – Asia Pacific, W.R Grace

Decarbonize your refineries 
Jock Hughson, Principal Licensing Technology Manager, Shell Catalysts and Technologies

TECHTIV® Solvents:  Solution to make high value petrochemicals effectively and efficiently
Sashikant Madgula, Regional Licensing Manager, Sulzer GTC Technology

CDS-VP4 Catalyst for Desulphurization of Vacuum Gas Oil
Dr. Hiroyuki Seki, Deputy General Manager, Petroleum Refining Catalysts Research Center, JGC Catalysts and Chemicals Ltd.

Vanadium Deposition on FCC Catalysts: Destruction and Trapping
Luke Liu, Head of R&D - PetroChina FCC Lab, China Petroleum Technology & Development Corporation (CPTDC)

Defining a New Standard in High Throughput Catalyst Testing for Consecutive Reactor Stages
Dr. Teo Trotus, Segment Lead Hydroprocessing, hte

Foulant profile investigation leads to improved reactor performance
Austin Schneider, Director of Technology, Crystaphase

Energy Transition – a case study of the implications for the FCC process and catalyst
Leonard Chan, Regional Business Director (FCC) , Albemarle

Leveraging FCC Catalyst Technology to Increase Resid Processing and Unlock Value at S-Oil
Seunghyun Mun, FCC Process Engineer, S-OIL Corporation
YuJun Jeong, Technical Service Manager, W.R Grace

High-efficiency and Environment-friendly Hydrogenation Technology for Olefin Removal from Reformate
Jing Ding, Engineer – Laboratory of Catalytic Reforming, Research Institute of Petroleum Processing, SINOPEC

Axens Solutions to Unlock Low-Carbon Plastics and Circular Economy
Nicolas Menet, Plastic Recycling Business Development Manager, Axens

Closing Keynote Roundtable: Plastics recycling: A supporter, or disrupter of petrochemical industry? || Closing Remarks
Moderator: Arun Rajamani, Partner, Boston Consulting Group (BCG)
Nicolas Menet, Plastic Recycling Business Development Manager, Axens
Dr Marcio Wagner da Silva, Transfer and Storage Manager, Petrobras
Pratyush Bandyopadhyay, Head – Circular Economy, Borouge
Ramesh Ramachandran, CEO, No Plastics Waste, Minderoo

Day 2 Conference:

Opening Remarks || The challenges of upgrading Renewable Feeds to Sustainable Clean Fuels
Natalie Chew, Editor, Asian Downstream Insights
Matthew Clingerman, Process Development Expert – Emerging Technologies, Sulzer Chemtech GTC Technology

Keynote Panel Discussion: Integrating sustainability in your long term business strategy
Moderator: Martin Oakhill, Blue Avon Consulting
Bob Riley, Director, Energy Transition & Sustainability, W.R Grace
Daniel McQueen, Director of Sales, Asia Pacific, Albemarle Corporation
Cécile Plain, Principal Expert – HydroProcessing Technology, Axens

Keynote Panel Discussion: As the world experiences an energy transition and looks for sources of “more and cleaner energy”
Moderator: Chan Ming-Yau, Principal (Fuel Technology), PETRONAS
Vinay Avasthi, Technology Specialist, Haldor Topsoe
Purandar Chakravarty, Head - Innovation, Nayara Energy Limited
Heidi Bergman, Head of Investment Project, Renewable Hydrogen and PtX, Neste
M Afiq Abu Zarim, Head, Gas Governance & Advocacy, PETRONAS

Production of renewable jet fuel and diesel from vegetable oil and waste
Magnus Zingler Stummann, Scientist, Haldor Topsoe

Hydrogen Production tailored for Energy Co-generation, Self-sufficiency and Decarbonisation 
Matt Pitcher, Senior Technology Manager – Hydrogen, Technip Energies

Solutions for HVO Renewable fuels – From pretreatment to hydrotreating
Bent Sarup, VP Global Sales Edible Oil Systems, Alfa Laval A/S
Jay Jeong, Market Manager, Refinery, Alfa Laval

Hydrogen Panel: The future of Green Hydrogen in Refining for Decarbonization & reducing emissions
Moderator: Neil Sebastian Dsouza, Principal Consultant (Energy Economics and Policy, Asia-Pacific and the Middle East), Argus Media,
Matt Pitcher, Senior Technology Manager – Hydrogen, Technip Energies
Dominique Rouge, Vice President of Sales & Technology, Air Liquide Engineering & Construction
Thangapandian Srinivasalu, Director on Board of Essar Oil


Panel Discussion: How the shift to petrochemicals is reshaping the downstream industry
Moderator: Paul Newman, President, Petrogenium
Kevin Clarke, Business Development, Qpinch

Suhas Japtiwale, Asst. Vice President, Refining & Petrochemicals Business (Supply & Trading), Reliance Industries
Ramchandra Namjoshi, Head Infrastructure, Nayara Energy
Agnes Lim, Global Market Manager, Shell

Boosting assets profitability with aromatics complex modernization
Dr. Leo Bresler, Sr. Project Development Manager, Honeywell UOP LLC

Leverage Alternate PDH Solutions in a More Open & Value-driven Market
John T. Haley, Vice President,  Rezel Catalysts Corporation

Converting waste heat into carbon-neutral process heat in refineries and petrochemicals
Erik Verdeyen, Chief Evangelist, Qpinch

In-line H2S analyzer for a better management of hydroprocessing catalysts sulfiding
Francis Humblot, New Business Developer for Oil & Gas Markets, Sulfur Chemicals Division, Arkema

Pilot plant studies of hydrotreating catalysts
Tiago Vilela, Director Refinery Catalyst Testing & Business Development, Avantium

Hydroprocessing TA Optimization
James Esteban, Director of Technical Sales, Refined Technologies

Closing Keynote Roundtable: Refinery 2030 || Closing Remarks
Moderator: Paul Newman, President, Petrogenium

Jonatas Melo, Senior Vice President Asia South, Borouge
M Kamil Arshad, Principal Engineer, PETRONAS
Madhukar Garg, President – Petrochemical R&D, Reliance Industries
Andy Saunders Tack, Director of Operations for Asia-Pacific, Becht

Technical Sessions:

Designing Petrochemical Plants to Net Zero through Digitalization
Tedy Susanto, Global Solution Architect – Oil, Gas and Petrochemical, Schneider Electric

CPTDC Demo Video

FCC Catalyst Strategy for High Iron Feed FCC Operation
Seiji Arakawa, Senior Principal Engineer, JGC Catalysts and Chemicals Ltd.

Reforming Catalysts Testing Commercial results confirm micro-pilot plant test
Nicolas Popoff, Project Leader Refinery Catalyst Testing, Avantium

Achieving a Sustainable, Profitable Operation
Antonio Pietri, CEO, Aspen Technology

Alfa Laval Demo Video - Discover new possibilities of refinery solutions

Gains From Digitalization - Beyond Time & Attendance with astorTime
Cameron Cairns, Sales Director, Astoria Solutions Pte Ltd



Important market shifts & trends: and the need to make data driven decisions
Geoff Roberts, Director, Industry Strategy & Innovation (Energy), Oracle Construction and Engineering

Heat Exchanger Network Improvement Strategies
Kipp Vann, Chief Digital Officer, Refined Technologies, Inc.
Bob O’Brien, Senior Consultant, CruzAlta

Sulzer GTC Pre Conference Seminar - Innovative Clean Fuels & Petrochemical Technologies
Sashikant Madgula, Regional Sales Manager - Sulzer GTC Technology
Taili Charlie Chou, Licensing Director, Sulzer GTC Technology
Gary Martin, Business Segment Leader (Dividing Wall Column Technology), Sulzer GTC Technology
Matthew Clingerman, Business Segment Leader (Hydrotreating), Sulzer GTC Technology
Rahul Khandelwal, Business Segment Leader, Sulzer GTC Technology
Sachin Joshi, Business Segment Leader - Petrochemical Technologies, Sulzer GTC Technology