22–25 May 2018, Prague

IDW 2018 –
International Downstream Week

Incorporating IDTC & BBTC22–25 May 2018, Prague

Organised by

Supported by

Welcome to IDW 2018

The must-attend event for downstream professionals in Europe

EPC are delighted to announce that International Downstream Week 2018, the must-attend event for the international downstream sector, will be held in the beautiful city of Prague, 22-25 May 2018.

NEW for 2018! We pride ourselves on our industry relationships, listening to the business needs of our clients and ensuring their experience at our events gives them high return on investment. The event will attract a larger and truly international audience in 2018 and will feature high level debate with increased opportunities for industry interaction and discussions through enhanced networking opportunities and extended Q&A sessions. Stay tuned for announcements!

IDTC 2018
International Downstream Technology & Strategy Conference

Key Topics:

  • Market Overview & Trends – how to evolve to remain competitive in today’s market?
  • Changing landscape: Electric vehicles, Diesel fuel restrictions & Environmental Regulations
  • IMO Marpol VI Regulations: How to best prepare & Meet the challenges
  • Asset Management – OpEx, Energy Efficiency & Sustainability
  • Technology Focus – Clean Fuels, Refining/Petchem integration, Industry Digitalisation
BBTC 2018
International Bottom of the Barrel Technology Conference

Key Topics:

  • Market Overview & Trends – Increasing Conversion & complexity to meet demand & remain competitive.
  • Impact of IMO Marpol VI Regulations - Challenges, Solutions, Refining & Shipping Industry Cooperation
  • Residue Upgrading Innovation & Technologies: Focus on Thermal, Ebullated Bed & Slurry Hydrocracking technologies
  • Current & Future Projects: Case Studies, Best Practices, CAPEX Optimisation & Efficient Project Management & Execution
  • Innovations in Tools & Equipment: Specialised Instrumentation & Heat Exchange Equipment, Efficient BOB Equipment Clean-out Techniques

This year we will take you to the
City of a Hundred Spires - Prague!

Prague, capital city of the Czech Republic, is bisected by the Vltava River. Nicknamed "the City of a Hundred Spires," it's known for its Old Town Square, the heart of its historic core, with colorful baroque buildings, Gothic churches and the medieval Astronomical Clock, which gives an animated hourly show. Completed in 1402, pedestrian Charles Bridge is lined with statues of Catholic saints.

Exhibitors

Conference Program

International Downstream Technology & Strategy Conference
Day 1, Tuesday, 22 May 2018

08:30 – 09:00
Registration & Welcome Coffee
09:00 – 09:30
Opening Remarks & Welcome Address
09:30 – 11:00
Downstream Markets Overview, Outlook & Industry Trends
11:00 – 11:30
Q&A: Dedicated 30min
11:30 – 13:00
Marpol VI Regulations Challenges & Solutions: Discussion
13:00 – 14:30
Networking Lunch
14:30 – 15:00
Innovation: Exhibitors Showcase
15:30 – 16:30
Crude Flexibility & Alternative Feedstocks
16:30 – 17:00
Strategies for Remaining Competitive. Updates on Regional Major Projects - Panel Discussion

IDTC confirmed speakers from: UKPIA, MOL GROUP, TOTAL ZEELAND REFINERY, PETROCONTROL, AXENS, HONEYWELL UOP, WOOD, CHEMICAL ASSOCIATION OF CZECH REPUBLIC, PETROCHEMICALS EUROPE (CEFIC), EVONIK, CB&I, AIR LIQUIDE, JOHNSON MATTHEY, HEATMATRIX, ALFA LAVAL

International Downstream Technology & Strategy Conference
Day 2, Wednesday, 23 May 2018

08:30 – 09:00
Morning Coffee & Networking
09:00 – 09:15
Welcome To Day Two
09:15 – 10:30
Asset Reliability & Energy Efficiency
10:30 – 12:00
Petrochemicals Technologies Updates
12:00 – 13:30
Networking Lunch
13:30 – 15:00
Refining Technologies Updates
15:00 – 16:30
Industry Digitalisation
16:30 – 17:00
Closing Remarks

IDTC confirmed speakers from: UKPIA, MOL GROUP, TOTAL ZEELAND REFINERY, PETROCONTROL, AXENS, HONEYWELL UOP, WOOD, CHEMICAL ASSOCIATION OF CZECH REPUBLIC, PETROCHEMICALS EUROPE (CEFIC), EVONIK, CB&I, AIR LIQUIDE, JOHNSON MATTHEY, HEATMATRIX, ALFA LAVAL

International Bottom of the Barrel Technology Conference,
Day 1, Thursday, 24 May 2018

08:30 – 09:00
Registration & Welcome Coffee
09:00 – 09:30
Opening Remarks & Welcome Address
09:30 – 11:00
Refining Overview. Marpol VI Impact
11:00 – 13:30
Innovation: Exhibitors Showcase
13:30 – 15:00
Networking Lunch
15:00 – 16:00
Hydroprocessing Technologies
16:00 – 17:00
Thermal Processes Technologies

BBTC Speakers confirmed: ONGC MANGALORE REFINERY AND PETROCHEMICALS, HONEYWELL UOP, AXENS, WOOD CRITERION CATALYSTS & TECHNOLOGIES, HTI, HTE, SAINT GOBAIN NORPRO , IPCO (SANDVIK), ZYME FLOW, ALFA LAVAL, WIKA GAYESCO, KBR TECHNOLOGY, HOERBIGER, QUADRISE FUELS, GENERAL ATOMICS

International Bottom of the Barrel Technology Conference
Day 2, Friday, 25 May 2018

08:30 – 09:00
Morning Coffee & Networking
09:00 – 09:30
Welcome To Day Two
09:30 – 11:00
Overview Solutions for Maximising Efficiency
11:00 – 12:30
Hydroprocessing Processes, Slurry Hydrocracking, Catalysts, Hydrogen
12:30 – 14:00
Networking Lunch
14:00 – 15:30
Continued Bottom Of The Barrel Projects
15:30 – 17:00
Closing Panel Discussion - Downstream Industry Roadmap for The Future

BBTC Speakers confirmed: ONGC MANGALORE REFINERY AND PETROCHEMICALS, HONEYWELL UOP, AXENS, WOOD CRITERION CATALYSTS & TECHNOLOGIES, HTI, HTE, SAINT GOBAIN NORPRO , IPCO (SANDVIK), ZYME FLOW, ALFA LAVAL, WIKA GAYESCO, KBR TECHNOLOGY, HOERBIGER, QUADRISE FUELS, GENERAL ATOMICS

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Venue

Prague Marriott Hotel