AGENDA

DAY 1, 23 SEP 2019
DAY 2, 24 SEP 2019
09:00
Registration and Welcome coffee
10:00
Welcome speeches: Ministry of Energy of the Republic of Kazakhstan and KAZENERGY
10:20
WORLD MAP: GLOBAL AND LOCAL REFINING AND PETROCHEMICALS MARKETS

PRESENTATION

World map: global and local refining and petrochemicals markets

Raj Shekhar
Director – Oil and Gas
GLOBALDATA

PRESENTATION

Regional refining and petrochemical markets overview

Ivan Khomutov
General Director
PETROMARKET

PRESENTATION

Methanol industry: fast growth and high risks

Dmitry Akishin
Head of Gas Chemical Division
VYGON CONSULTING

11:30
Coffee break
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12:00
FOCUS ON KAZAKHSTAN

PRESENTATION

Best destinations for product export and how to shape the regional product market

Timur Ilyasov
Vice President, Caspian Region and Central Asia
ARGUS

PRESENTATION

Topic to be announced

Berik Zhankubayev
Director of Marketing and Logistics Department
UNITED CHEMICAL COMPANY

PRESENTATION

Post-modernisation priorities of refineries: streamlining plans for 3 refineries

PRESENTATION

Construction of the integrated petchem complex in Atyrau: project plans and timeline

13:20
Q&A session with KazMunayGas executives: projects, priorities, investment

senior representative
KazMunayGas

13:35
LUNCH
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14:30
PARALLEL SESSIONS: PROJECTS, TECHNOLOGY, LICENSES

REFINING

PRESENTATION

Status report on the modernisation of Baku refinery

Ramazan Garibov
Head Technologist
BAKU REFINERY

PRESENTATION

Topic topic to be announced

Dilshod Sharifi
Head of International Department
MINISTRY OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND TRADE OF TAJIKISTAN

PRESENTATION

Next-gen catalysts for catalytic crackers

PRESENTATION

Which technologies should be implemented for zero-waste, close-loop refining operations?

PETROCHEMICALS

PRESENTATION

Case study of SIBUR: petrochemical company of the future

Olga Kornilovich
Lead expert
SIBUR

PRESENTATION

Latest polypropylene production technologies

PRESENTATION

Maximising profitability of pyrolysis

15:40
Coffee break
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16:10
Special presentation: project financing in petrochemical industry

Vyacheslav Okhotin
Head of Downstream Oil & Gas, Chemicals and Fertilisers
GAZPROMBANK

16:30
IMPROVING OPERATIONAL EFFICIENCY

PRESENTATION

JOINT PRESENTATION BY KAZMUNAYGAS & AVEVA:

Implementation of optimisation planning at the refinery

Mariyam Igisenova
Head of Integrated Planning System Department
KAZMUNAYGAS

Creating a digital asset – overview

Maxim Dorozhkin
Business Development Director
AVEVA

PRESENTATION

Optimising refining capacity and high-margin product slate: ensuring quality and yield control over the whole value chain

PRESENTATION

Streamlining facility operations and innovative solutions to process issues

17:40
DISCUSSION: Cutting operation costs AND staying safe

DISCUSSION

  • How to reduce costs of production inefficiency?
  • How to increase production output?
  • How to improve accident record on site?
  • To what extent is brownfield digitalisation investment warranted in Central Asia?

Teymur Axundov
Chief Technologist, Head of Production and Technical Department
AZERIKIMYA, SOCAR

18:10
Gala Cocktail Reception
09:30
Welcome coffee
10:00
PROJECT MANAGEMENT

PRESENTATION

Defining a Clear Vision for Modernization, Upgrading and Investment Projects

Payam Heidararibi
Associate Director-Consulting & Projects
AXENS HORIZON

PRESENTATION

Evolution of oil refining technologies with KGNT participation

Tadeoz Mandariya
Chief Overseas Production Officer
KAZGIPRONEFTETRANS

PRESENTATION

EPC: where is the potential to increase efficiency?

Igor Zuga
General Director
ONHP

PRESENTATION

Turnkey digitalisation: the role of the EPC contractor

11:30
DISCUSSION: Analysis before construction. Making a good feasibility analysis: project costs, execution deadlines and profitability

Serik Akhmetov
Senior Banker, Manufacturing, Petrochemicals
DEVELOPMENT BANK OF KAZAKHSTAN

Askar Ismailov
Head of Chemical Sector
SAMRUK-KAZYNA

12:00
Coffee break
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12:30
Focus on Turkmenistan

SPECIAL PRESENTATION

Gas-to-chemicals projects in Turkmenistan and the modernisation of Turkmenbashy refinery complex

12:50
POTENTIAL OF GAS CHEMICAL PROJECTS IN CENTRAL ASIA

SPECIAL PRESENTATION

Focus on Uzbekist an: Creating a petrochemical clust er in Uzbekistan: revamping Shurtan gas chemical complex and constructing a new petrochemical MTO complex

CASE STUDY:

Flexible approach for mercaptan removal with potential performance increase using formulated UCARSOL™ HYBRID Solvents

Lorenzo Spagnuolo
Senior Gas Treating Expert, EMEAI
DOW

Speaker TBA
GAS PROCESSING COMPANY

PRESENTATION

What are the promising technologies for the conversion of gas to fuel and high value-added products

Evgeny Alekseev
Business Development Manager
SEMFA INTERNATIONAL

PRESENTATION

How to increase capacity and reduce operating costs with sterically hindered amines

Andrey Krichko
Global Business Account Manager
EXXONMOBIL

14:20
LUNCH
15:20
ESTABLISHING STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIPS

PRESENTATION

Investment opportunities and realities of investment projects in the field of petrochemicals in Kazakhstan

Azamat Kozhanov
Project Manager, Petrochemicals
KAZAKH INVEST

CASE STUDY

Outsourcing hydrogen production to refineries. Case study: Pavlodar petrochemical plant

Sergey Kiselev
Technical Director
AIR LIQUIDE MUNAY TECH GASES

PRESENTATION

What technological partnership format global petrochemical companies can offer to its potential partners in the Central Asia and Caspian region?

PRESENTATION

Technological partnership with global producers as a way to attract investment: global best practices in downstream

16:50
Coffee break
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17:20
5 Downstream priorities to focus on in the Central Asia and Caspian region

DISCUSSION – BRAINSTORMING

The discussion format enables active participation from all conference delegates who will discuss the priorities for Downstream in Central Asia and Caspian for the coming year, based on the findings and statistics presented over the two days.

Melis Turgunbaev
Chairman of the Board
KYRGYZNEFTEGAZ

18:00
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