• We are proud to announce LTG Nugroho Widyotomo, Secretariat General of National Resilience Council Indonesia will be speaking
  • Check out the new speaker interview with Steve Matza
  • We have more refiners confirmed than ever! Check out the attendee list and see who's confirmed from Petronas, Pertamina, Rosneft, BSR PetroVietnam and more
  • Didier Casimiro, VP for Refining, Petrochemicals, Commerce and Logistics, Rosneft is confirmed to speak at ARTC
  • ARTC 2017 is co-hosted by National Resilience Council Indonesia (Dewan Ketahanan Nasional), Indonesia Defence University and Institute of Sciences Indonesia (LIPI)
  • Read our exclusive interview with Marcelo Kascheres, Refinery Business Development Manager- Asia, Alfa Laval
  • More than 21 Refiners represented at ARTC 2017 in Jakarta: Book now and meet Pertamina, Petronas, Sinopec, SRC, PTT Global Chemical and many more
  • Professor Purnomo Yusgiantoro, Indonesia’s Former Minister for Energy and Former OPEC Secretary General confirmed to give an opening keynote address

Seminar List for 2017-03-30

09:00 - 09:10

Chairman’s opening remarks

09:10 - 09:30

Insights for Asia from Solomon’s Cost of Transportation Fuels (CTF) Analysis

09:30 - 09:50

Biofuels in Asia: what does the growing biofuels market mean for refiners?

  • Clarence Woo Executive Director - Asian Clean Fuels Association
09:50 - 10:10

Achieving complex-wide asset utilization using connected performance services

  • View full profile for Mei ChiaMei Chia Process Technologies and Equipment Sales Director - Honeywell UOP
10:10 - 10:50

Panel discussion: Digital refining across crude procurement, maintenance and supply chain

  • Mathew George Head of Petrochemicals Marketing - Indian Oil Corporation
  • Selva Guru Principal Engineer - Singapore Refinery Company
  • Dempsy Robby Kambey GM Asset Management - PT Kreasindo Resources Indonesia
  • Mahendra Kumar Rastogi Vice President Inspection & Reliability - Bharat Oman Refineries Limited
  • View full profile for Vishal MehtaVishal Mehta VP & Head, Strategy & Architecture - Reliance Industries Limited

Morning break


Process control & optimisation

11:30 - 11:50

Managing large refinery projects in a fast growing environment

11:50 - 12:10

The control and optimization of refinery process units using simple and robust online analysers

12:10 - 12:30

How to optimize control of reciprocating compressors operating in parallel

  • Hervé Ferraris Head of Process Compression Solutions - HOERBIGER Ventilwerke GmbH
12:30 - 12:50

FLEXICOKINGTM technology: resid upgrading for refinery, power, chemical integration, and energy improvement

  • Zhiguo Hou Technical Sales Manager, Resid Conversion - ExxonMobil
12:50 - 14:00


14:00 - 14:20

Best practices for cleaning bottom-of-the-barrel deposits during a turnaround

14:20 - 14:40

Maximizing profit from bottom of the barrel processes

14:40 - 15:00

SINOPEC bottom of the barrel to clean fuels

  • Dr XU Youming Regional Representative of Technology and Marketing - SINOPEC
15:00 - 15:20

Finding the right separation technology at the “Bottom of the Barrel”

  • Victor M Salco Global Commercial Business Development Manager – Gulftronic Electrostatic Separators - General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems Group
15:20 - 15:50

Afternoon break



15:50 - 16:10

Direct oil and gas to ethylene: advantageous technologies or false dawn?

  • Larry Tan Managing Director Asia, Chemical Industry Consulting - IHS Markit
16:10 - 16:30

GT-BTX PluS®: generating aromatics from FCC gasoline

  • Charlie Chou Licencing Manager - Refining and Petrochemicals - GTC Technologies
16:30 - 16:50

Maximize profitability of refining and petrochemical complexes by integration and innovation

16:50 - 17:10

The surge and ‘demise’ of dedicated petrochemical refinery…and the likely refinery-petrochemical integration into the future?


Close of conference

EB Registration