Agenda at a Glance

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 5th September

MERTC: Ask the Experts


08:50 Welcome Coffee

Setting the Scene: Process Engineering for the Future


Mohammed Ali Al Haddadi, Manager, Corporate Excellence, ADNOC Refining

David Marion, Vice President, Manufacturing, SATORP

Essam Al Sheibani, Operations Adviser, Duqm Refinery

Zeyad al Oudah, Manager, Technical Services, Al-Zour Refinery, KIPIC



Ask the Experts Panel – Hydroprocessing


Vijay Cherian, Hydroprocessing Specialist, KIPIC
Per Zeuthen, General Manager, Catalyst Marketing, Haldor Topsøe
Maruti Prasad, Superintendent, Hydrocracking, Treating & Lubes, BAPCO


Experts in Action

Reliable Level Measurement Solutions to Improve Process Results and reduce downtime



10:50 Morning Networking Break

Ask the Experts Panel – FCC


Aqeel Al Muharraqi, Superintendent, FCCU & Utilities, BAPCO

Aliaa Al Balushi, Senior Lead Engineer, Orpic

Shashikant B. Chalke, FCC Lead Engineer, SATORP

Kate Hovey, Senior Technical Services Engineer, Johnson Matthey



Experts in Action – FCC



Ask the Experts Panel – Troubleshooting & Maintenance


Dr. Mabruk Issa Suleiman, Senior Manager, Engineering R&D and Support Services, ADNOC Refining Research Center

Benoît Labre, Managing Director, Flexitallic




Experts in Action – Troubleshooting & Maintenance




Interactive Roundtables


1.     Arkema



2.     Block Gemini Technologies



14:30 Lunch followed by End of Conference