09 - 11 October 2017 I Kingdom of Bahrain
Under the Patronage of His Excellency Shaikh Mohamed bin Khalifa Al Khalifa Minister of Oil, Kingdom of Bahrain

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Under the Patronage His Excellency Shaikh Mohamed bin Khalifa Al Khalifa Minister of Oil,
Kingdom of Bahrain

About CCPS - MEPSC

The second CCPS - Middle East Process Safety Conference & Exhibition took place on 09 - 11 October 2017 at the Bahrain International Exhibition & Convention Center.

Organized by AIChE’s Center for Chemical Process Safety, CCPS-MEPSC is the Middle East conference for stakeholders in the process industries who recognize the business value of process safety and have committed to process safety as a strategic priority and core value in all of their operations. Focusing on operational excellence through effectively managing risk and reliability, this event aims to define, through collective industry experience, the engineering practices and leadership traits that drive industry to a zero harm culture.


Plenary Speakers

Plenary Speaker Ahmad A. Al Sa'adi Senior Vice President, Technical Services,
Saudi Aramco
Plenary Speaker Antonio Pietri CEO,
AspenTech
Plenary Speaker Bakheet Al-Rashidi Chairman, GDA & President,
Kuwait Petroleum International Ltd
Plenary Speaker David Bergeron Vice President,
ExxonMobil Catalysts and Licensing LLC
Plenary Speaker Dr. Peter Bartlett Chief Executive Officer,
BAPCO - The Bahrain Petroleum Company
Plenary Speaker Guy Lewis Vice President Strategic Marketing & Planning,
UOP, A Honeywell Co.
Plenary Speaker Husam Othman Operation Manager,
SABIC
Plenary Speaker June Wispelwey Executive Director,
AIChE
Plenary Speaker Mr Khalid Alalyani President, Executive Management,
SABIC
Plenary Speaker Mr Rashed Al-Zahrani Senior Engineer, Olefins,
SABIC
Plenary Speaker Richard Boocock President – Industrial Gases – Middle East, India, Egypt and Turkey for Air Products,
Industrial Gases
Plenary Speaker Roelof Heezen EVP SASREF & GM Operations and Maintenance,
SASREF - Saudi Aramco Shell Refinery Company
Plenary Speaker Wayel Y. Osailan General Supervisor, Planning & Technical Services Division, Loss Prevention Dept.,
Saudi Aramco
Plenary Speaker Ziad Al-Labban Former, CEO,
Sadara Chemical Company
Plenary Speaker His Excellency Shaikh Mohamed bin Khalifa Al Khalifa Minister of Oil,
Kingdom of Bahrain
Plenary Speaker Yousef Abdullah Al-Benyan CEO,
SABIC

Technical Speakers and Poster Presenters

Technical Speaker Abdulrehman Aldeeb Chief Engineer & Process Safety Consulting Manager,
Siemens Energy
Technical Speaker Adel Dakheel Senior Process Safety Engineer,
Process Improvement Institute, Inc.
Technical Speaker Atif Ashraf Mary Kay O'Connor Process Safety Center,
Texas A&M University at Qatar
Technical Speaker David Moore President & CEO,
AcuTech Consulting Group
Technical Speaker Demetrios T Kourpas Operations Director,
Air Products
Technical Speaker Edwar Jimenez Mogrezutt Furnace Specialist ,
BAPCO - The Bahrain Petroleum Company
Technical Speaker Gary Graham Vice President EMEA,
ABS Consulting
Technical Speaker Humod Al-Humod Senior Manager, Control System & Instrumentation Maintenance,
SABIC
Technical Speaker Ibrahim Al Jamaan Process Safety Manager,
SABIC - SHARQ
Technical Speaker Karen Jawich Safety & Risk Management Consultant,
ioMosaic Corporation
Technical Speaker Larry Perkinson Upstream Health & Safety Team Leader,
Saudi Aramco
Technical Speaker Mahesh Murthy Principal Engineer - Process Safety , Center of Excellence, Process Risk Management, SABIC Global EHSS,
SABIC
Technical Speaker Dr. Mark C Hodgkinson Manager, Operational Excellence,
BAPCO - The Bahrain Petroleum Company
Technical Speaker Matthew Akhurst Operations Director: Middle East, India, Egypt and Turkey,
Air Products
Technical Speaker Mohammed AlKanfari Process Engineer,
SABIC
Technical Speaker Nader Alabbasi Inspection Superintendent,
Gulf Petrochemical Industries Company (GPIC)
Technical Speaker Neil Prophet Senior Partner,
ioMosaic Corporation
Technical Speaker Mr Nicholas Bahr Global Practice Leader for Operational Risk Management and Process Safety,
DuPont Sustainable Solutions
Technical Speaker Niranjan Mathkari Process Safety Technology Leader ,
Sadara Chemical Company
Technical Speaker Osamah Alomair Mechanical Engineer,
SABIC
Technical Speaker Dr. Pascal Le Gal Sales Director,
Insight Numerics
Technical Speaker Paul Haydock Partner Manager,
CGE Risk Management Solutions B V
Technical Speaker Praveen Dhote Process Safety Team Leader,
Siemens Energy
Technical Speaker Qasim Yunus Principal Engineer,
SABIC
Technical Speaker Roger Dewing Director,
Air Products & Chemicals Inc
Technical Speaker Sami Almaiyad Lead Process Engineer,
SABIC
Technical Speaker Stefano Milanese Partner,
Arthur D. Little S.P.A
Technical Speaker Steve Arendt Vice President of Global Oil, Gas and Chemicals,
ABS Consulting
Technical Speaker Dr. Umar Abbasi Professional Process Safety Engineer ,
Saudi Aramco
Technical Speaker Vinod Menon Risk & Reliability Specialist,
BAPCO - The Bahrain Petroleum Company
Technical Speaker William Bridges President,
Process Improvement Institute, Inc.
Technical Speaker Zubair Awan Specialist Policy & Standards ,
Abu Dhabi National Oil CO ADNOC
Poster Presenter Abdullah Al Zahrani Radiation Safety Officer ,
Saudi Aramco
Poster Presenter Ahmed Al Fadhli Saudi Petrochemical Co SADAF
Poster Presenter Ahmer Irshad Engineering Specialist,
Saudi Aramco
Poster Presenter Alistair Moat Consulting Services Manager,
ABS Group Inc
Poster Presenter Andrew Bartlett OPEX Consultant & Petrotechnics ME Lead,
Petrotechnics
Poster Presenter Coen van Driel Principal Consultant,
Kienbaum Consultants
Poster Presenter Mr Franz Zdravistch Chief Training Engineer and Regional Manager ,
Gexcon
Poster Presenter Herman Cipriano Functional Safety Engineer,
Saudi Aramco
Poster Presenter Marco De Marco Head of Mechanical and Corrosion Testing Laboratory,
Istituto Italiano della Saldatura
Poster Presenter Neil Prophet Senior Partner,
ioMosaic Corporation
Poster Presenter Oscar Barajas Loss Prevention Engineer,
Abqaiq
Poster Presenter Pedro Mujica Engineering Specialist,
Saudi Aramco
Poster Presenter Peermohamed Sirajudeen Process Safety Engineer,
SAFCO
Poster Presenter Quasar Pervez Process Safety Engineer,
Saudi Petrochemical Co SADAF
Poster Presenter Revonda Tew Process Safety Consultant / Senior Engineer,
Process Improvement Institute, Inc.
Poster Presenter Ryan Goggin Business Development Director,
Process Systems Enterprise Limited
Poster Presenter Seifallah Belhadj Quality Manager,
Advanced Inspection Services
Poster Presenter Shailesh Saraykar Manager, Operations & Technical Excellence,
Ingenero Inc.
Poster Presenter Waqas Ali HSE Risk Engineer,
ABS Group Inc
Poster Presenter William Bridges President,
Process Improvement Institute, Inc.

Technical Committee Members

Technical Co-Chairs Louisa Nara Global Technical Director,
CCPS
Technical Co-Chairs Yasser Abdulrahim Alabbasi Plants Operations Manager,
Gulf Petrochemical Industries CO
Technical Committee Member Abdel Hadi Al Suhaimi Vice President- Operations,
Saudi Chevron Phillips
Technical Committee Member Abdullah Hassan Al-Qahtani Chief Engineer, EHSS, Process Risk Management,
SABIC
Technical Committee Member Abdulrehman Aldeeb Chief Engineer & Process Safety Consulting Manager,
Siemens Energy
Technical Committee Member Alistair Moat Consulting Services Manager,
ABS Group Inc
Technical Committee Member Andrew Bartlett OPEX Consultant & Petrotechnics ME Lead,
Petrotechnics
Technical Committee Member David Moore President & CEO,
AcuTech Consulting Group
Technical Committee Member Hafedh Al-Qassab General Manager, Refining ,
BAPCO - The Bahrain Petroleum Company
Technical Committee Member Larry Bowler Process Safety & Risk Technical Manager,
SABIC
Technical Committee Member Manny Cabrera Operations Leader, Dow Performance Monomers,
The Dow Chemical Company
Technical Committee Member Mohammad I. Alnashwan Group Leader, Process Safety Group,
Saudi Aramco
Technical Committee Member Mohammad M. Al-Qarni Director, Process Risk Management, EHSS,
SABIC
Technical Committee Member Nathan Turner Senior Consultant and Turkish Market Leader,
DuPont Sustainable Solutions
Technical Committee Member Robert Uitdewillegen Director, Process Safety,
Sadara Chemical Company
Technical Committee Member Sam Alawar Senior Partner,
ioMosaic Corporation
Technical Committee Member Sohail Rabbani Team Leader Process Safety,
Orpic
Technical Committee Member Umesh Dhake Asia Pacific Regional Manager,
CCPS
Technical Committee Member William Bridges President,
Process Improvement Institute, Inc.

Vision 2020

Vision 20/20, developed by the Center for Chemical Process Safety (CCPS), looks into the not-too-distant future to demonstrate what perfect process safety will look like when it is championed by industry; driven by five tenets of culture, standards, competency, management systems and lessons learned; and enhanced by community passion and global societal themes.

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