Last year, we had a 22% increase in the number of buy-side speakers. In total, over half of our current confirmed 2018 speakers are from refining and petrochemical companies such as ENAP, Petrobras, Axion, YPF, PDVSA, Ecopetrol, Braskem, Petroperu and Pemex.

If you’d like to join the speaker panel, please contact Enrique:

Enrique Schindelheim
+44 (0) 207 384 7982

Ricardo Irarrázabal SánchezUnder Secretary for Energy, Ministry of Energy, Government of ChilePatricio Farfan BorquezGerente de refinerias, ENAP
Rodrigo AbramofRefining Operational Efficiency General Manager, PetrobrasLuis AristizábalGerente de Desarrollo de Refinación, Ecopetrol
Ignacio MillanGerente de Departamento de Planeamiento e Innovación, YPF S.A.Federico Garcia VerdierCOO, Axion
Daniel MonzonPartner, Arthur D. LittleCesar GuerraBusiness Director Latin America, Braskem
Mariano BertainaTechnical Director, AxionCarlos Frederico Guimaraes RobbsPetrobras
Victor LealGerente de Confiabilidad Operacional, PDVSAEzequiel Acosta MoraDirector Universidad Ecopetrol, Ecopetrol
Jaime Rivera M.Director for Control and Management of Crude and Product Tanks, ENAPMarco GrecoEngenheiro de Processamento, Petrobras
Mauricio Castro A.Global Balance Manager, ENAPAlison Saffery GubbinsPurchase of crude oil and product manager, ENAP
Raúl Rosillo FloresSubmanager for Optimization Models Development and Optimization, Petróleos MexicanosPedro HurtadoOperations Engineer, ENAP
Francisco PeraltaPlanning and Management Director, ENAPJorge AlmestarGerente General Refineria Talara, Petroperu
Mónica Corvera MoguelSubmanager for Optimization Models Development and Optimization, Petróleos MexicanosMartin  QuinterosJefe de Investigación Operacional en Gerencia de Optimización R&C, ENAP
Cristián González ÁlamosAnalyst at Operation Research Division, ENAPItalo OlivaresProject Director, ENAP
Edmundo PirainoGerente de Refinería Aconcagua, ENAPRoyman José López BeltránLíder de Confiabilidad Refinería de Cartagena, Ecopetrol
Patricio EstayOperational Integrity Manager, ENAPPatricia CabaláJefa del departamento de Operaciones, ENAP Refinería Bío Bío
Kitty ChaSenior Marketing Analyst, BASFEyra SalazarLatin America Lead, Downstream Advisors
Marcelo Barrientos RiosBusiness Development Manager, DuPont MECSTerry E. Helton PhDLicensing Manager, Downstream Catalyst Technologies, Exxonmobil
Guido MangieriDirector of Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), EmersonAndras MartonManager, Hydrocarbon Processing and Transportation, Independent Project Analysis
Jerry PriceDirector, Petrochemicals, Jacobs ConsultancyMJ RahmanGlobal Director for Resid (ROSE) Technology, KBR Technology
Jeff CrouchHydroprocessing Technical / Business Development Leader, DuPont Clean TechnologiesUriel Navarro UribeAdvisor for Latin America, W.R. Grace
Tatiana Schmitt BarbosaProduct Application Manager, SUEZ Water Technologies & SolutionsErik Sellman MScProduct Champion - Oil & Electrostatics, Schlumberger
Peter BlaserVice President of Engineering Services, CPFD SoftwareMartin Turk Ph.D.Consulting Partner ‒ Strategic Accounts, Oil & Gas and Petrochemical Segment, Industry Business, Schneider Electric
Américo ApóstoloCommercial Director, Dorf KetalJoice BollTechnical Support Manager, Dorf Ketal
Pankaj DesaiDirector Strategic Accounts Licensing & Services, Shell Global Solutions (US), Inc.Ramiro GonzalezDirector Business Development, DuPont Clean Technologies
Kelly JohnsonSenior Investment Officer, Chemicals & Fertilizers, International Finance Corporation (IFC), World Bank GroupRaul RomeroNA Marketing Director, Nalco Champion/ Ecolab
Rosa MontesinosPrincipal Business Consultant, Aspen TechnologyLeon MelliRBU Technology Manager Latin America, Haldor Topsoe
Matthew WilsonTechnical Sales Manager - Hydrogen New Plant Builds, Johnson MattheyEli Ben-ShoshanGlobal Business Leader, DuPont Clean Technologies
Pat WilliamsPrincipal Consultant, KBC Advanced Technologies, Inc.Rina QuijadaVice President Business Development and Research, IHS Markit
Felipe PerezConsulting Director, Oil Markets, Midstream & Downstream, Energy, IHS MarkitMatthew ClingermanDirector - FCC Technology, KBR
David MyersSenior Business leader for Hydro-processing, UOPAldo HinojosaArquitecto de Soluciones, Aveva
Laurent SamyRegional Sales Manager, Latin America, AxensLeonardo Fialho de MelloPetrobras
Raj Kanwar SinghSenior Technologist, TechnipFMC


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