• 2015 Annual Meeting

    Sunday, March 22 - Tuesday, March 24, 2015
    Marriott Rivercenter
    101 Bowie Street
    San Antonio, TX 78205

     

     

    Schedule of Sessions and Special Events


    Sunday March 22, 2015

    09:00 am - 07:30 pm Registration

    05:30 pm - 07:30 pm Opening Reception


    Monday March 23, 2015

    07:00 am - 05:00 pm Registration

    07:30 am - 09:00 am Government Relations Breakfast -
    Fee: $50

    Open to registered member attendees only. Tickets must be purchased by March 13.

    This event is closed to the Media.

    Networking Breakfast -
    Fee: $50

    Open to registered attendees only. Tickets must be purchased by March 13.

    09:00 am - 11:30 am General Session -

    General Michael Hayden, Former Director of the Central Intelligence Agency & Former Director of the National Security Agency

    As head of the country’s keystone intelligence-gathering agencies, General Hayden understands the dangers, risks, and potential rewards of the political, economic, and security situations facing the planet. Join us for the general session where the General will dissect political situations in hot spots around the world, analyze the tumultuous global environment and explain what it all means for the American people and America’s interests.

    David Wasserman
    House Editor, The Cook Political Report

    In his role as editor, David Wasserman analyzes the current political environment of both national and local politics. His followers describe him as an analyst whose “numbers nerddom was foretold at a young age.” Join us for the general session to hear Wasserman’s predictions for the future of American politics.

    02:00 pm - 05:00 pm Breakout Sessions -

    - Issues
    - Process Safety
    - Crude Oil Supply
    - Gasoline Processes
    - Hydroprocessing/Hydrogen

    Click here to view the breakout session schedule.


    Tuesday March 24, 2015

    07:00 am - 12:00 pm Registration

    07:30 am - 09:00 am Industry Leadership Breakfast -
    Featuring:
    Carly Fiorina, Chairman and CEO, Hewlett-Packard Company (1999-2005) and Author of the Bestseller, Tough Choices

    Fee: $50

    Open to registered attendees only. Tickets must be purchased by March 13.

    09:00 am - 12:00 pm Breakout Sessions -

    - FCC Technology
    - Reliability
    - Capital Projects Success Factors
    - Operations
    - Strategic Issues

    Click here to view the breakout session schedule.

    12:00 pm - 02:00 pm Annual Luncheon -
    Featuring:
    Dennis Miller, Host of "The Dennis Miller Show", contributor to "The O'Reilly Factor," Author, Comedian

    Fee: $75

    Open to registered attendees only. Tickets must be purchased by March 13. No tickets or same-day seating will be available on-site.

    02:00 pm - 04:30 pm Breakout Sessions -

    - Technology Applications
    - Margin Improvement
    - Petrochemicals
    - Sulfur Recovery
    - Resid Conversion

    Click here to view the breakout session schedule.