9–11 May 2022

Dubrovnik, Croatia

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Travel information & mandatory procedures

In the 21 years history of the International Downstream Week – IDW, we have witnessed and shared the highs and lows of our ever-evolving industry, the challenges it has faced and overcome, as well as its many advancements and successes.

IDW 2022 will:

  • Prepare the industry for tomorrow through market outlooks, future fuel predictions and transition preparation
  • Give practical solutions for boosting production flexibility, profitability & optimising operational potential
  • Present case studies and strategies on how companies are optimising operations, safety, and reliability
  • Maximise integration, conversion, and petrochemical production growth opportunities
  • Explore the latest digital tools and technologies shaping future smart refining and petrochemicals production
  • Review the evolving technologies that help adapting operations & assets in order to remain resilient and contribute to a net zero carbon economy.

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If you or your company would like to give a presentation at IDW 2022, please submit your abstract here:

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Key Topics

Focus On Downstream Technologies

  • Latest Technology Innovations
  • Technology Collaborations
  • Adapting and Retrofitting Existing Technologies
  • Technology pathways for switching towards petrochemical production, integration with fuel production, further downstream integration (polymers, base oils & lubricants, specialty & commodity chemicals)

Downstream & Energy Digitalisation

  • Operational Excellence & Training Simulators
  • Daily Operator’s Assistance & Routine Systems
  • Smart Metering and Reporting
  • Predictive Maintenance & Online Reliability Tools

Environmental & Carbon Capture Storage & Utilisation to support Blue Hydrogen and Circular Economies

  • Blue Hydrogen Production
  • Secondary Carbon Rejection & Power Generation – the potential of solid carbon calorific fuels for power generation equipped with CCS units
  • Feedstock circularity – from waste to fortune

Energy Efficiency in Downstream & Energy

  • Investments in new energy efficiency technologies
  • Sustainability and reliability of existing assets
  • Innovative Tools & Equipment

Supply Chain & Feedstock Optimisation

  • Crude Flexibility
  • Alternative Feedstocks
  • Transmission, Hubs & Storage
  • Supply Chain Optimisation Systems & Solutions

The journey to innovation, reinvention and solidarity continues.
Join us at IDW 2022 and be part of the IDW community; helping the industry grow & evolve, experience knowledge sharing and the opportunity to network with your industry peers!


IDW 2022 will be held in the beautiful multi-award winning Dubrovnik Palace Hotel.

Located in the Lapad peninsula between a pine forest and the turquoise Adriatuc seacoast just a few minutes’ drive of medieval Dubrovnik Old Town. You will enjoy a breathtaking Adriatic views from every room, all with fresh new contemporary interior design, direct access to a quiet and peaceful beach, two outdoor pools and an indoor pool as well as a diving centre, tennis court, spa center and a leafy jogging path and walking routes through the picturesque woods behind the hotel.

Contact the Organisers

+359 884 884 535      info@europetro.com