Refining India

18-19 September 2017, Lalit Hotel, New Delhi

2016 Programme


 

18th September 2016 Pre-Conference Seminars

1400 — 1800

Jacobs Comprimo Sulfur Solutions

Keeping Your Sulphur Recovery Unit In Optimum Condition

In the Regal Room at The Lalit

If you would like to attend this event, you can register by sending your name and company details, to SulfurSeminar@jacobs.com

1400 — 1800

Baker Hughes

Opportunity Crude Processing – Advancing Expectations and Results

In the Crystal Ballroom at The Lalit

If you would like to attend this event, you can register by sending your name and company details, to Abhishek.Ranjan2@bakerhughes.com

 

19th September 2016 Day One

0800 — 0845

Registration and Networking Tea

0845 — 1030

Inaugural Session

0845 — 0900

Welcome Address
Adarsh Soni, Chairman
Organising Committee

0900 — 0930

Keynote Address I:

India’s Road to Euro VI Fuels
Jean Sentenac,
CEO
Axens

0930 — 1000

Keynote Address II:

Markets Outlook
Gurminder Singh,
Director Technology Licensing – Asia Pacific
Shell Global Solutions

1000 — 1015

Inaugural Address
B Ashok, Chairman
Indian Oil Corporation

 

1015 — 1030

Vote of Thanks

 

1030 — 1100

Networking Tea

Sponsored by Duiker Combustion Engineers

1100 — 1315

Session I: Clean Fuels
Chairman: LK Gupta, Managing Director
Essar Oil Ltd

 

1100 — 1130

Advances in ULSD Production Technology
Bharat Goenka, Licensing Sales Manager
Shell Global Solutions

1130 — 1200

Clean Fuel Production Technology
Wang Chaosheng, Regional Representative, Technology and Marketing
Hong Kong Representative Office
Sinopec

1200 — 1230

Meeting Timelines for Introduction of BS-VI Fuels
Ms Vartika Shukla, Executive Director (Tech)
Engineers India Ltd

1230 — 1300

Advantages of Catalytic Hydroprocessing for the Production of High Quality Lube Base Stocks
Dr Girish Chitnis, Global Licensing Manager – Gas Treating
ExxonMobil Corporation

1300 — 1315

Q & A

1315 — 1415

Networking Lunch

Sponsored by Duiker Combustion Engineers

1415 — 1645

Session II : Innovation in Refinery Processes
Chairman: Brijesh Kumar, Executive Director Centre for High Technology

1415 — 1445

Advanced Distillation Systems
Alok Saxena, Managing Director
GTC Technology

1445 — 1515

Catalytic Diesel Dewaxing: Unlock the Full Potential of a Diesel Hydrotreater 
Saurabh Dhir, Technical Service Manager (India)
Criterion Catalysts & Technologies

1515 — 1545

Benzene Recovery from FCC Gasoline
Dr. M.O. Garg, Director,
Indian Institute of Petroleum, Dehradun

1545 — 1615

Safety Instrumented Systems: Ensuring Reliability of the Final Elements

Vimal Ghumman, Regional Sales Manager, Valve Automation – India and Middle East
Pentair Valves & Controls

1615 — 1630

Q & A

1630 — 1645

Networking Tea

Sponsored by Duiker Combustion Engineers

1645 — 1845

Session III : Refinery Hydrogen and Catalysts
Chairman:  Dr Girish Chitnis, Global Licensing Manager Gas Treating
ExxonMobil Corporation

1645 — 1715

Commercial Experience with Catalyst for Maximum Propylene
Jayden Yin, Overseas Marketing Director
ReZel Catalysts Corp

1715 — 1745

Commercialisation of Hydrogen PSA
Rajiv Kumar, Manager (R&D)
Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd (HPCL)

1745 — 1815

Innovative and Value-Adding Catalyst for Steam Reforming for Hydrogen Production
Himanshu Chauhan, Sales Manager- Refineries India
Johnson Matthey Process Technologies

1815 — 1845

Improved Catalyst Performance and Lower Pressure Drop through Advanced Support Media
Paul Szymborski, Director Sales & Marketing, Catalytic Products & Process Ceramics
Saint-Gobain NorPro

1845 — 1900

Q & A followed by End of Day One

 

20th September 2016 Day Two

0800 — 0845

Networking Tea

0845 — 1030

Session IV: Taming the Beasts: Emissions, Corrosion and Fouling
Chairman:  Tarun Shah, Account Manager
Baker Hughes

0845 — 0915

Qualifying for Project Finance Through Low-Cost Emissions Control
Brian Murphy, Principal Process Consultant
WorleyParsons

0915 — 0945

Capacity Increase and Emission Reduction Options in Sulfur Recovery Units
Mike Smeltink, General Manager Process
Rajendra Kamat, Business Development Manager
Jacobs Comprimo Sulfur Solutions and Petrochemical Technologies

0945 — 1015

Low Corrosion Inhibitor Successfully Used to Mitigate NAP Acid Corrosion with Minimal Catalyst Effect

Kwadwo Sarpong, Refinery Corrosion Control Advisor
Baker Hughes

1015 — 1045

Heat Exchanger Anti-Fouling Mechanism for Improved Operating Efficiency
Dr Vijayakumar Kunche, Managing Director
First ESCO India Pvt

1045 — 1115

Iron Foulants in Refinery Processes
Umakant Joshi, Process & Development Engineer
Crystaphase

1115 — 1130

Networking Tea

1130 — 1330

Session V: Heat Management
Chairman:  Matt Coady, Technical Sales
Delta Controls Corporation

 

1130 — 1200

Boosting Refinery Profitability with High Efficiency Heat Exchangers
Marcelo Kascheres, Business Development Manager
Alfa Laval

1200 — 1230

An Evaluation of Reaction Furnaces
David Barrow, Sales Director
Industrial Ceramics Ltd

1230 — 1300

Energy Saving Through Improved Heat Recovery
Martin Gough, Managing Director
CalGavin Ltd

1300 — 1330

Pyrometer Verification and Calibration Methods
Matt Coady, Technical Sales
Delta Controls Corporation

1330 — 1345

Q & A followed by  Lunch

1345 — 1445

Networking Lunch

1445 — 1645

Session VI: Refining and Petrochemicals Integration
Chairman: B K Namdeo, Director-Refinery,
HPCL, Mumbai

1445 — 1515

Integrated Mega Refinery and Petrochemical Complex: A Case Study
Sushree Chaudhuri, Process Specialist
Fluor Daniel India

1515 — 1545

Indmax: Simultaneous Residue Upgradation and Production of Light Olefins
D Bhattacharyya, Deputy General Manager (R&D)
IOCL

1545 — 1615

Optimisation of a Polypropylene Process
TDVS Gopalakrishna, GM In-charge, PNC
Indian Oil Corporation Ltd (IOCL) (Panipat Refinery)

1615 — 1630

Q & A

1630 — 1645

Chairman’s Summing up & Vote of Thanks followed by

End of Conference followed by Tea