• 2018 International Petrochemical Conference

    2018 International Petrochemical Conference

    Sunday, March 25 - Tuesday, March 27, 2018
    Grand Hyatt San Antonio
    600 E. Market Street
    San Antonio, TX 78205


    International Petrochemical Conference

    The International Petrochemical Conference (IPC) is the world's largest and most prestigious conference representing the petrochemical industry.

    The meeting consists of sessions covering key political, economic, and environmental issues affecting the petrochemical industry.  The sessions emphasize global competitiveness in the petrochemical business and are presented by recognized experts in the areas of petrochemical markets, economics, and politics.

    Conference Highlights:

    Monday AM General Session

    Feedstocks, Energy and CapEx Panel

    Mark Eramo
    IHS Markit

    Paige Morse

    Steve Zinger
    Wood Mackenzie

    Government Policy Panel

    Mark Lashier
    Chevron Phillips Chemical

    Luke Kissam
    Albemarle Corporation 

    Michael Nagle
    INEOS Olefins & Polymers USA    

    Monday PM General Session

    Jaana Remes
    McKinsey & Company

    Paul Bjacek                 

    Tuesday Petrochemical Forum

    Jay Baron
    Quality Associates

    Kurt Barrow             
    IHS Markit
    Swaminathan Gopalswamy
    Texas A&M
    Florian Schattenmann
    The Dow Chemical Company



    International Base Oils & Waxes Conference

    The International Base Oils & Waxes Conference (BOW) will take place in conjunction with IPC. It is intended to provide technical and marketing information and case studies on petroleum-based waxes and base oils. The conference brings together the leading vendors, adopters, and developers of petrochemicals and base oils in an event that stresses learning, sharing and problem solving.