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Mediterranean Refining & Petrochemicals Summit

June 26-28, 2019
Tarragona, Spain
Gran Palas Hotel

See what’s in store at S&P Global Platts Mediterranean Refining and Petrochemicals Summit this June
Gran Palas Hotel Tarragona, Spain

  • S&P Global Platts is pleased to announce a new moment in the oil and petrochemicals sectors’ calendar – Platts Mediterranean Refining and Petrochemicals Summit. This event builds upon the success of our downstream event portfolio throughout Europe and will cement its place as the must attend event in the region.

    In partnership with the Port of Tarragona and ChemMed Tarragona, this special event will bring together European refiners, petrochemicals producers, product traders, leading analysts, solution providers and local infrastructure players over the course of 3 days to provide you unrivalled market knowledge to navigate volatile times and key networking opportunities to build long-lasting relationships.

    The conference will provide you with a practical insight into the global and regional refining and petrochemicals environment, product and price shifts and legislative developments, whilst unearthing strategies for increased growth, stability and competitiveness.

    What to expect for 2019:

    • — The European and Med refining and petrochemicals markets today
    • — IMO 2020: How will it impact the region come 1/1/20
    • — Overview on the latest petrochemicals and oil storage developments
    • — Oil products consumption – developments, challenges and opportunities from light ends to fuel oil
    • — Supply chain, Storage and shipping markets
    • — Port of Tarragona tour, drink receptions and conference dinner
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Confirmed speakers include:

Alberto Squanquerillo, Supply Manager, Sonatrach Raffineria Italiana
Andrew Wilson, Head of Energy Research, BRS Brokers
Damien Valdenaire, Science Executive, Refinery Technology, Concawe
Dilek Baz, Energy Efficiency Supervisor, PETKİM
Diomidis Stamoulis, Senior Director Strategic Planning of Industrial Activities & Participations, Hellenic Petroleum
Ewa Abramiuk-Lété, Secretary General, European Fuel Oxygenates Association (EFOA)
Francesco Di Salvo, Team Lead, EMEA Middle Distillates, S&P Global Platts
Genoveva Climent Dewit, Commercial & Business Development Director, Port of Tarragona
Gergely Tóth, Senior Downstream Analyst, MOL Group
Giacomo Rispoli, Executive Vice President, Director Portfolio Management & Supply and Licensing, Eni
Hetain Mistry, Managing Analyst, S&P Global Platts
Ihab Yahia Abdel-Kader, Marketing Research Department Head, SIDPEC
José de Sá, Head of Oil & Gas, South America, Global Head of Downstream, Bain & Company
Josep Maria Cruset, CEO, Port of Tarragona
Kristine Petrosyan, Senior Energy Analyst, IEA (International Energy Agency)
Lourdes Rodriguez, Executive Trading Director, Repsol
Philip Reeder, Associate Editor, EMEA Oil, Light Ends, S&P Global Platts
Rafael Larraz, Director Research Centre, CEPSA
Robert Beaman, Associate Editorial Director, EMEA Oil, S&P Global Platts
Stephen Bowers, Feedstock and Petrochemical Technologies, Evonik


S&P Global Platts Premiere Mediterranean Refining & Petrochemicals Summit will be held on June 26-28, 2019 at the Gran Palas Hotel in Tarragona, Spain.

    • Registration Fee
    • Early Bird Rate- Book by May 17 & Save $200
    • Standard Conference Rate
    • $1,700 +VAT / delegate
    • $1,500 +VAT / delegate
    • Platts Subscriber Rate
    • $1,500 +VAT / delegate
    • $1,300 +VAT / delegate

Please refer to the Discounts section below for details and restrictions. Some discounts not available online.

The conference registration fee includes breakfasts, luncheon(s), reception(s), and refreshments as noted in the conference agenda, as well as post-conference documentation. Payment in full is required for attendance. If payment or proof of payment is not received before the start of the event, our staff will require a credit card guarantee to allow entry. All prices are stated in USD.

Registration closes 72 hours before the start of the conference. We will not be able to register any delegates within this time.

Substitutions & Cancellations - Your registration may be transferred to a member of your organization up to 72 hours in advance of the conference. Cancellations must be received in writing via email to on or before September 6, 2018 in order to be refunded, less a $195 administrative charge. No refunds will be made after this date. In the event of non-attendance, the full invoice fee will be payable. In case of conference cancellation, S&P Global Platts’ liability is limited to refund of the conference registration fee only. S&P Global Platts reserves the right to alter this program without prior notice.


S&P Global Mediterranean Refining & Petrochemicals Summit will be held on June 26-28, 2019 in Tarragona, Spain at the Gran Palas Hotel.

Your conference registration does not include accommodation. We have a limited number of rooms available at the sister hotel of Palas Pineda located just 100m away from the conference hotel - Gran Palas. The discounted rates are for the night of June 25-27 only. These rates are subject to availability and are not guaranteed after May 5, 2019.

Room Rates:
€95.50 euros per night, inclusive of breakfast. Accommodation cannot be guaranteed once the room block is full, so please book early.

Accommodation hotel address:
Palas Pineda
Muntanyals 5
43480, La Pineda,
Vila-seca. Tarragona

To book your room at the discounted rate, please download the booking form here and forward it to

Our sponsors:

Become a Sponsor

For more information on the full range of opportunities available and what S&P Global Platts can do for your business, please contact: Daniel Davies at or call +44-20-7176-6229.

  • Executive Sponsor

    As a leading sponsor, in addition to significant branding opportunities, your company may also recommend content and speakers, and enjoy the right of first refusal for an appropriate speaking opportunity within the agenda S&P Global Platts has researched and set forth.

  • Luncheon Host

    Marking the middle of each day, a great lunch provides the perfect setting for inspiring conversation and networking. As the exclusive Luncheon Host, your company will enjoy branding at the event along with the opportunity to engage existing and prospective clients in a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere.

  • Cocktail Reception Host

    Closing the day, a networking reception for all participants provides a wonderful opportunity to discuss the day’s presentations and network prior to the evening’s plans. As the exclusive Cocktail Reception sponsor, your company will provide the audience with an enhanced networking experience while positioning itself as an industry leader in engaging existing and prospective clients.

  • Exhibitor

    Showcasing your products and services to a targeted group of senior executives reinforces market leadership and can help grow your business. Your exhibit will be located in the main breakout area where attendees go to network and get refreshments, which provides a focal point to engage your audience directly.

  • Additional sponsorship opportunities include:

    - Strategic Partner
    - Refreshment Break Host
    - Breakfast Sponsor
    - Lanyards and Name Badges

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Register 3 delegates for the price of 2

  • Contact us

    To register or for more information, please contact:

    Phone:+44 (0)20 7176 6111

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    Send messages to other attendees, schedule meetings, view the delegate list, and exchange contact details, all through our advanced laptop, tablet and mobile app.