21st IMPCA ASIAN METHANOL CONFERENCE

Date: November 6 – 8, 2018
Venue: Regent Hotel, Singapore

Online Access is available to non-registrants at a cost, please contact us directly at the below given email address for details, thank you.

Session 1: General Session

  • Methanol Can Make About Anything – But Itself
    Mark Berggren, Managing Director, MMSA
  • Commodity Market Outlook: Crude Oil, LNG, Coal
    Suresh Sivanandam, Senior Manager, Wood Mackenzie
  • Methanol Market Outlook
    Fred Lee, Commercial Director, Asia Pacific, Methanex Asia Pacific Limited

Session 2: Key Growth Markets

  • China Methanol – Forces Impacting Market Growth
    James Xie, Consultant, MMSA
  • China Methanol Futures Market
    Ken Yin, Chemical & Energy Business Unit, PKU Founder Commodities Group Co., Ltd
  • A View of Methanol from Wall Street
    Charles Neivert, Managing Director, Cowen & Company

Session 3: MTBE Market Issues and Outlooks

  • Global MTBE Markets – Challenges Ahead
    Dieter Krumbach, Owner, Head Consultant, DK & Associates Consultancy
  • Carbon2Chem – Methanol and OME
    Dr. Achim Schaadt, Head, Department Thermochemical Processes, Fraunhofer Institute
  • Updates on China’s E10 Policy
    Dieter Krumbach, on behalf of Clarence Woo, Executive Director, Asian Clean Fuels Association

Session 4: Methanol Market Development

  • New Methanol Markets – Global Progress
    Gregory Dolan, Chief Executive Officer, Methanol Institute
  • China Methanol to Olefin (MTO) Technology & Industrialization Progress
    Dr. Mu Xin, Head, Director of Overseas Business, SYN Energy Technology Co., Ltd. Co. (DICP)
  • USGC Methanol for Sale – The Inflection Point
    James Lamoureaux, Managing Director, IGP Methanol

Session 5: Methanol and Shipping

  • Methanol Shipping Markets
    Karan Grover, Chartering Manager, Quincannon Asia Pte Limited
  • Marine Diesel Fuel: Methanol a Promising Alternative
    Esther Ng, Senior Editor Methanol, S&P Global Platts
  • European Methanol: Supply Options Changing
    Wolfgang Seuser,VP Multiclient Services, MMSA

Session 6: Process Technology – Advances in Profitability

  • Operational Profitability, Reliability and Safety Maximization via Catalyst and Service
    Dr. Norbert Ringer, Head of Sales Syngas Catalysts EMEA/CIS, Clariant
  • Advances in Operational Performance via Catalysis
    Andrew Fenwick, Methanol Market Manager, Johnson Matthey
  • SolarPower to Methanol – Association of East Asian Nations (ASEAN)
    Edgar Harzfeld, Researcher, Stralsund University of Applied Sciences

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