Refining India 2020

28-29 September 2020, Shangri-La Hotel, New Delhi

Now in its 8th year, Refining India has come to be known in the Indian hydrocarbons industry as “the September conference”. It provides the perfect opportunity to bring leading edge developments to the attention of senior executives from all of India’s major refining companies. Refining India 2020 will be held on 29-29 September 2020 at the Shangri-La Eros Hotel, New Delhi.

Call For Papers

Refining India brings together engineers and senior management from Indian and international operating and refining technology companies. Presentations will address the major contribution of refining and petrochemicals to India’s burgeoning economy and the developments that are needed to underpin that contribution.

Refining India 2020 in particular welcomes ideas for presentations on the following topics:

– Oil-to-Chemicals: next steps in refinery integration
– More Value from Resid: advances in downstream processing
– Energy Efficiency: higher margin every time
– Digitalisation: advanced control, more efficient maintenance
– Catalyst Developments: more flexibility in feed conversion
– Biomass Processing: fuel quality and blending issues

Technology suppliers please note that a Refining India presentation requires much more than your own claims for your products or services. Your presentation should include proof of concept through commercial application and an explanation of the takeaways offered to attendees.

In the first instance, email your 200-word abstract to, except Indian headquartered Operators, EPCs and research institutes who should email their submissions to

Sponsorship Opportunities

Refining India 2020 has a limited number of sponsorships available, which are designed to help companies raise their profile at the event, as well as showcase their products and services to the 225+ attendees. These include: Drinks Reception Sponsor, Table Top Sponsor, Seat Back Covers, Conference Bags, Lanyards and Water Bottles.

If you would like to discuss becoming a sponsor, please contact Paul Mason +44 844 5888 771 or