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European Fuels Markets & Refining Strategy Conference

Date: 25th March 2020 - 26th March 2020 Location: Vienna - Austria

Sustainable Refining in The Energy Transition Context


Already on the 4th edition of a successful series, ACI’s is pleased to announce the next edition of European Fuels Markets & Refining Strategy Conference. The event will bring together senior executives and experts from the refining industry, policy makers, consultants, technology innovators and leading market analysts to discuss the latest challenges and developments within the industry.

The two day event will give you an insight to the industry`s latest regulations impacting on refining sustainability, global transition in energy trends & future forecasts on fuel demand, export & trading activities. In depth insights into the European `Vison 2020 – 2050`, MARPOL regulation & impact of Electric Vehicles will provide a solid background for the two days discussion on best solutions for refining in Europe


25th March 2020
26th March 2020
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Sarah Ajawin – Content
+44 (0) 20 3141 0643
Marcin Janecki – Marketing, Sales & Media Partnerships
+48 61 646 7047
Sam Cormack – Sponsorship
+44 (0) 20 3141 0626
Jayme Burns – Logistics
+44 (0) 203 141 0640


We will confirm the venue approximately 4-6 weeks before the event to ensure we find the most suitable space because numbers can vary dramatically. There will be a discounted accommodation rate for conference attendees.
Vienna, Austria

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During the afternoon of Tuesday 24th of March 2020, a limited number of conference attendees will receive a unique opportunity to visit Schwechat Refinery, located in Vienna, Austria.

There is no extra charge to attend the site visit, but spaces are limited and allocated on a first come—first served basis. Please register your attendance when booking for the conference.



  • Pierre Dechamps, Policy Officer, European Commission | DG Research & Innovation
  • Damien Valdenaire, Science Executive, Refinery Technology, CONCAWE
  • Gil-Yong Han, Senior Technical Manager, INTERTANKO
  • Grzegorz Jozwiak, Refining & Petrochemical Process Optimisation Manager, PKN ORLEN
  • Claudio Allevi, Planning and Development Manager, SARAS
  • Donald Gregory, Director, EGCSA
  • Gabor Kis, Technology Development Lead Expert, MOL Group
  • Spyros J. Kiartzis, Director Alternative Energy Sources & New Technologies, Hellenic Petroleum
  • Andrew Inglis, Managing Consultant, NEXANT
  • Massimo Trani, Vice President For Proprietary Technology Licencing, ENI
  • Pierre DeChamps, Policy Officer, EU Commission
  • Damien Valdenaire, Science Executive, Refining, CONCAWE
  • Robert Tieman, European Fuel Oxygenates Association (EFOA)
  • Marcelo Vollmann, Advocacy Manager, Petrochemicals Europe (Cefic)
  • Gil-Yong Han, Senior Technical Manager, INTERTANKO
  • Til Boehme, Chief Technical Officer, AWAS International GmbH
  • Giacomo Boati, Director, Oil Markets, Midstream & Downstream Consulting, IHS MARKIT
  • Denis Thomas, EU Regulatory Affairs & Business Development Manager Renewable Hydrogen, Hydrogenics Europe N.V.
  • Sanijb Das Sharma, AVP, Refining R&D Fixed Bed Catalyst Development And Scale-up, Reliance Industries Ltd
  • Paolo Corvo, Head Of Sales & Marketing, Business Line Biofuels & Derivatives, Clariant Produkte (Deutschland) GmbH
  • Bernard Chaud, VP For Industrial Strategy, Global Bioenergies
  • Analysing European Policy Direction Of The Future: Being Prepared For New Refining Obligations
  • Evaluating Refining Investment Paths 2020 – 2050: Addressing Low Carbon Economy Pressure In European Refining
  • Finding Best Solutions For Sustainable Refining: Making The Most Of Emerging Technologies
  • In Search For Effective & Efficient Alternatives To Electro – Mobility: Refining Solutions Towards Transport De-carbonization
  • Forecasting The Future Of Fuel Demand: Global & European Perspectives
  • Unification Of Refining & Petrochemical Plants: Aiming For Greater Product Specification
  • Increasing Fuel Quality & Efficiency As A Further Response To The Decarbonisation Trends
  • Exploring The Roadmap Towards Low Carbon Fuels: The Future Of Bio Based Components

If you would like to be considered as a speaker for the event with a 30-45 minute presentation, please submit an abstract for consideration to:


Sarah Ajawin

Tel: + 44 203 141 0643

Email: [email protected]

  • Senior refining industry representatives
  • Industry`s analysts
  • Technology Innovators and developers
  • Top industry`s Consultants
  • Regulatory and Policy Officers
  • Environmental Organisations
  • Researchers

If you would like to be an official Media Partner for European Fuels Markets & Refining Strategy Conference, or to register your attendance, please contact:


Marcin Janecki
Tel: + 48 (0) 61 646 7047
Email: [email protected]


ACI has put together a range of packages to suit your requirements. These range from branding options, to full scale partner solutions and can be tailored to meet your objectives and budgets.

If you are launching a new product or service and wish to gain visibility and brand recognition within your industry, contact us today!

For commercial opportunities, please contact:

Sam Cormack
Tel: +44 (0) 20 3141 0626
Email: [email protected]


European Fuels Markets & Refining Strategy Conference - Documentation Package Only£470.00

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European Fuels Markets & Refining Strategy Conference - Conference Pass ( inc documentation package)£1,355.00Inclusive of special £340 early bird discount, valid only until 31st October. Standard rate £1,695

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