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A one day Petrochemical Conclave is being sponsored by IndianOil to bring all stake holders of various streams of petrochemicals under one umbrella. The Conclave will be a platform for meaningful exchange of ideas between the global leaders in the petrochemical industry and will also showcase to the world the investment / growth opportunities available in India and the sub-continent. Leading players across the globe in the entire petrochemical value chain comprising producers, technology licensors, downstream industry, logistics providers etc. are expected to participate. The details of the conclave are as under:-

12th February, 2015 (Thursday)

The Leela, Ambience Gurgaon Hotel & Residences, Gurgaon, Delhi (NCR), India

Petrochemicals Beckon - Make in India

Ministry Officials, Delegates from Neighboring / Overseas Countries, Promoters, Technology providers, Consultants, Business Analysts, Entrepreneurs, Manufacturers and Customers

08.30 onwards Registration of Delegates
  Inaugural Session
09.30 - 09.35 Introduction
Mr. Avinash Verma
General Manager (Petrochemicals)
Indian Oil Corporation Ltd., New Delhi
09.35 - 09.45 Lamp Lighting
09.45 - 09.55 Welcome Address
Dr. D. Sen
Director (Planning & Business Development)
Indian Oil Corporation Ltd., New Delhi
09.55 - 10.05 Key Note Address - I
Mr. B. Ashok
Indian Oil Corporation Ltd., New Delhi
10.05 - 10.20 Key Note Address - II
Mr. Surjit Kumar Chaudhary
Secretary (C&PC)
Deptt. of Chemicals & Petrochemicals
Ministry of Chemicals & Fertilizers
Government of India, New Delhi
10.20 - 10.30 Address by Chief Guest
Shri Ananth Kumar
Hon’ble Union Cabinet Minister
Ministry of Chemicals & Fertilizers
Government of India, New Delhi
10.30 - 10.40 Realizing the Petrochemical Vision
Mr. S. Mitra
Executive Director (Petrochemicals)
Indian Oil Corporation Ltd., New Delhi
10.40 - 11.00 Coffee Break
  Session - I

Petrochemical Markets – Dynamics & Drivers
Session Chair
Mr. Avinash Joshi
Jt. Secy. (C&PC)
Deptt. of Chemicals & Petrochemicals
Ministry of Chemicals & Fertilizers
Government of India, New Delhi
11.00 - 11.05 Opening Remarks
11.05 - 11.25 Upstream Upheavals and The Impact on The Petrochemicals Business
Mr. Andy Nicholson
VP, Aromatics EMEI
Argus DeWitt
11.25 - 11.45 The Outlook for Olefins and Polyolefins in light of the Great Energy Price Deflation
Mr. Tony Potter
Vice President – Asia Pacific
IHS Chemical Insight
11.45 - 12.05 Indian Petrochem Feedstock Overview
Mr. Charu Kapoor
TATA Strategic Management Group
12.05 - 12.25 Polyester Chain Dynamics in South Asia
Mr. Steve Jenkins
Asia/Middle East Paraxylene-Refinery Interface
PCI Xylenes & Polyesters
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
12.25 - 12.45 Talk / Presentation on Skill Development
Prof. (Dr.) Sanjay K. Nayak
Director General
Central Institute of Plastics Engineering & Technology
12.45 - 12.55 Closing Remarks
12.55 - 14.00 Lunch Break
  Session - II

Sustainable, Innovative and Efficient Technologies for Manufacturing Leadership
Session Chair
Mr. Sanjiv Singh
Director (Refineries)
Indian Oil Corporation Ltd., New Delhi
14.00 - 14.05 Opening Remarks
14.05 - 14.25 Naphtha Valorization to its Highest Value with GTC Technology
Mr. Joseph Gentry
GTC Technology, LLC,
Houston, USA
14.25 - 14.45 Make in India - Rigid Packaging via Cutting Edge Innovation
Mr. Vagish Dixit
Managing Director
ALPLA India, Hyderabad
14.45 - 15.05 Packaging trends in Polyolefins - A Look into The Future
Mr. Kien Mun Tang
Senior Business Development Manager, Asia-Pacific
Milliken Asia PTE Ltd.
15.05 - 15.25 Growth Opportunities for Indian Acetyl Chain – Fuel Ethanol and Beyond
Dr. Tao Wang
Global Director
Technical Operations, AFT
Celanese Corporation
15.25 - 15.45 KBR Olefins Technology – Technology Options to Meet Uncertain Market Conditions
Mr. Sourabh Mukherjee
Chief Technical Professional Leader
15.45 - 16.05 PTA – The Importance of Technology in a Competitive World
Mr. Timothy Keyes
PTA Projects & Engineering Manager
16.05 - 16.15 Closing Remarks
16.15 - 16.30 Coffee Break
  Breakout Session

Sunrise in the East – Odisha PCPIR
14.00 - 14.15 Introduction
Mr. K. K. Sharma
General Manager
Odisha State Office
Indian Oil Corporation Ltd., Odisha
14.15 - 14.30 IndianOil’s Petrochemical Initiatives in Paradip and Downstream Opportunities
Mr. Sanjiv Shah
General Manager
Petrochemicals - Projects
Indian Oil Corporation Ltd., New Delhi
14.30 - 14.45 Maritime Infrastructure Development in Odisha
Mr. Subrat Tripathy
Chief Executive Officer
Dhamra Port, Odisha
14.45 - 15.00 Railway Infrastructure – Connectivity of Paradip with Rest of India
Mr. Rinkesh Roy
Chief Freight & Transport Manager
East Central Railway, Odisha
15.00 - 15.20 Development of Odisha as an Industrial Hub and Investment Opportunities
Mr. Vishal Kumar Dev, IAS
Chairman cum Managing Director, IDCO
Commissioner cum Secretary, Industries
Govt of Odisha
15.20 - 16.00 Interactive Session
16.00 - 16.30 Coffee Break
Session - III

Supply Chain & Financial Sector Interventions for Manufacturing Development
Session Chair
Mr. A. K. Sharma
Director (Finance)
Indian Oil Corporation Ltd., New Delhi
16.30 - 16.35 Opening Remarks
16.35 - 16.55 Supply Chain Initiatives to Support Petrochemicals Marketing
Prof. G. Raghuram, Ph.D.
India Institute of Management
16.55 - 17.15 The Next Industrial Revolution – Digital Manufacturing
Mr. Steve Blackwell
Chief Technology Officer
Asia Pacific Japan
HP, Singapore
17.15 - 17.35 Polymer Warehousing – International Benchmarking and the Future
Mr. Dibyendu Deepak
Chief Operating Officer
Katoen Natie IOT Logistics, Mumbai
17.35 - 17.55 Banking & Financial Interventions to Boost Manufacturing in India
Ms. Khushnama Davar
MD & Head-Transaction Banking Sales
South Asia
Standard Chartered, Mumbai
17.55 - 18.15 Opportunities and Challenges in Multi-modal Logistics - An Indian Perspective
Mr. K Sathianathan
Managing Director
Distribution Logistics Infrastructure Pvt. Ltd.
New Delhi
18.15 - 18.25 Closing Remarks
18.25 - 18.30 Vote of Thanks
Mr. R. V. Prabhu
Dy. General Manager (Petrochemicals-Sales)
Indian Oil Corporation Ltd., Mumbai
19.00 onwards Networking Dinner

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