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Agenda at a Glance

Tuesday 16th October: KBR Technology Workshop – Registration opening soon
DuPont Clean Technologies Workshop – Register for free here

Wednesday 17th & 18th October: Main LARTC Conference

Friday 19th October: Aconcagua Refinery site visit

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Workshops Day – Tuesday 16th October

KBR Technology Workshop

Registration opening soon.

DuPont Clean Technologies Workshop

IsoTherming® Innovative Technology Solution for Distillate and FCC Feedstocks Upgrading

  • Regional Market Conditions
  • Low Sulfur Fuel Compliance Strategies
  • Albemarle Alliance
  • Introduction to the IsoTherming® Hydroprocessing Technology
  • IsoTherming® Advantages: Revamps, Challenging Services, Remote Locations

Speakers to be announced shortly

Register for free here


Welcome Drinks Reception

Day 1 – Wednesday 17th October

Morning Keynote Plenary
Responding to New Energy and Market Realities

Ministerial Keynote Opening Address
The Energy Sector’s Role in Driving Forward Chile’s Economy

Keynote Address
Chile’s Downstream Industry – The Road to Energy Integration

Keynote Leaders Panel
Driving LATAM Growth and Competitiveness in a Global Downstream Marketplace


Speed networking
Networking coffee break


In Conversation with
Driving Downstream Investment in the Transition Towards Cleaner Energy

2020 Bunker Regulations and Latin America Refining Strategies

The BIG Debate
IMO MARPOL – Is There a Future Market For Fuel Oil in LatAm?

Keynote Petrochemical Panel
Domestically Produced vs Imported Petrochemicals – What are the Business Opportunities For LATAM


Lunch


Technical Streams

Stream A: Refinery Configuration, Conversion and Integration Technologies
Stream B: Process Automation Optimisation & Design


Networking Coffee-Break


Interactive Roundtable Sessions

  1. Overcoming Challenges of Compatibility Between Argentinian Shale Oil and Conventional Oil Blends
  2. Technological innovation and human talent: “A doubled-edged sword” for the refining industry
  3. Distillate & FCC Feedstock Upgrading – Low Sulfur Fuel Compliance Strategies

Networking Drinks Reception
Rising Stars
A Celebration of Young Talent in LATAM Downstream’s Indusry

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Day 2 – Thursday 18th October

Breakfast Briefing
Refined Knowledge 2.0. (Digital Solutions)


The Journey to Excellence
Keynote
Operation Excellence – The Strategic View

Technology Trend Setters Panel
Operational Excellence Technology Enablers

The Plant of the Future – Digital Technologies For Smart Operations


Networking Coffee Break


Technical Streams
Stream A: Digital Technologies
Stream B: Operational Excellence – Margin Improvements


Networking Lunch


Technical Streams
Stream A: Catalysts Advances
Stream B: Operational Excellence – Crudes Optimization


Networking Coffee Break


Case Study
The Talara Refinery Story

Case Study
Pemex Tula project

Case Study
Processing Brazil Pre Salt oil – what are main characteristics of this oil and our experience processing it.

Projects and Future Prospects
Project Panel
Project Prospects, Execution and Delivery

Closing Remarks & Close of LARTC 2018

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Refinery Site Visit – Friday 19th October

Site visit to ENAP’s Aconcagua Refinery

More information to follow. If you’d like to attend this site visit, please make sure you indicate that as you register to attend the main event.