Third Party Event

11 May 2014

Oxford Business Group is pleased to announce its media partnership with Abu Dhabi International Downstream 2014 which will be held on 11 – 13 May, in Abu Dhabi. In this respect we send you the following message from the conference organisers:

Dear Oxford Business Group Subscribers,

Co-hosted by Abu Dhabi Oil Refining Company Takreer, Abu Dhabi International Downstream Conference and Exhibition is one of the Middle East’s largest fully integrated downstream gatherings.

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ADIDownstream brings together global and regional petrochemical producers, refiners and technology providers to deliver expert insight and solutions to many of the critical challenges facing the Middle East downstream industry.

Taking place at the Fairmont Bab Al Bahr from the 11-13 May and welcoming key executives from four continents and over ten countries including China, Iraq, the USA and the GCC, ADIDownstream will deliver three days dedicated exclusively to all the critical issues facing the Middle Eastern downstream industry at the moment – from global and regional market outlooks, the impact of the US shale gas revolution and feedstock challenges to Coal-to-Methane & Methane-to-Olefins technology, joint ventures, and integrated plants.

Day one will see an exclusive closed door seminar and workshop brought to you by leading catalyst technology provider Axens.

Day two begins with a welcome address from co-hosts: Abu Dhabi Oil Refining Company CEO Jasem Ali Al Sayegh who will open the conference addressing the continued expansion of the Ruwais refinery project and the importance of integration. Following the welcome address, several Keynote and Plenary sessions will continue the theme of integration and expanding the value chain through joint venture partnerships, innovation technology and talent development.

Day three hosts plenary sessions which focus on global market perspectives and new feedstock challenges with particular reference to the Shale gas revolution in the US and China’s refined product market. After lunch two dedicated refining and petrochemical streams will focus on the new technologies, specific to each, which are transforming the industry. The afternoon will reconvene with a joint session on Operational Excellence before the conference comes to a close.

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