The Middle East Petrotech 2016 committee has issued a call for abstracts, inviting innovators, thought leaders and other professionals involved in the refining and petrochemicals industries to submit abstracts for presentation consideration at the conference.

To be held from 26 – 29 September at the Bahrain International Exhibition and Convention Centre, Middle East Petrotech 2016 will explore how synergy between downstream oil professionals, government officials and those active in the education and training fields can help address critical challenges relating to the maximisation of resources, implementation of best practices and benchmarking in the downstream oil and gas industry.

Submittal Instructions

  • The deadline for abstract submissions is 6 April 2016
  • All abstracts must be submitted under one of 9 technical topics
  • Abstracts should be no longer than 1,500 words
  • All abstracts must be submitted via the online submission form

cfacoverIn challenging economic times, special attention will also be given to new tools and technology to optimise the best return on assets, and understanding the latest developments and trends in the global economy and future shifts in market dynamics.

Well-renowned speakers and presenters will illuminate the latest developments, trends and projections, and provide case studies demonstrating real world successes. New strategies, products and techniques in optimisation, energy management, operations, project management, HSE, plant reliability, catalyst management and human resources will be introduced.

Prospective presenters are invited to submit original contributions on the following topics. Abstract submissions are due by 6 April 2016:

  1. Market Intelligence / Governmental Regulations and Plant Economics
  2. Energy Management
  3. Operational Excellence
  4. Project Challenges
  5. HSE and Risk Management
  6. Smart Plant and Technology
  7. Plant Reliability and Integrity
  8. Catalyst Management and Development
  9. People Development