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European Petrochemicals Conference

November 28-29, 2019
Rotterdam, Netherlands
The Mainport Hotel

Learn what’s in store for the European Petrochemicals sector in 2020

  • The European petrochemicals industry is increasingly operating on global terms with ever evolving changing trade flows amid continued geopolitical uncertainty. Growing international supply competition and extensive cracker maintenance in local markets together set the tone for 2019. How will this fluid landscape impact your prospects for 2020?

    S&P Global Platts 6th annual European Petrochemicals Conference returns to Rotterdam in 2019. This unique and focused event will delve deep into the regional petrochemicals market, inviting senior executives from across the value chain sector to assess the current market dynamics and evolving trade flows while providing you with an unrivalled overview of the feedstocks, olefins and aromatics markets.

    Benefits of attending:

  • Your comprehensive European petrochemical outlook
    This annual conference will help 100+ producers, refiners, traders and buyers understand sector trends, risks and issues within European petrochemicals industry from those at the forefront.
  • Understanding the changing landscape of regional petrochemicals trade
    Hear international downstream experts discuss key international market development and trade flow evolution affecting European players, including; the US, China, Middle East and India.
  • New connections, new ideas, new business
    Network with your market and develop new relationships you need to do your job better through active delegate participation, networking opportunities and mobile application.

    Who attends?

  • Petrochemical Producers/Crackers
  • Feedstock Producers (European refiners and natural gas processing plants)
  • Petrochemicals Traders
  • Petrochemicals Forward Markets (end-users)
  • Downstream Refining and Petrochemical Solution providers (consultants and Technology providers)
Register now


Matthew C George, General Manager, Petrochemicals, Indian Oil Corporation
Dorothee Arns, Director General, FECC
Kristine Petrosyan, Senior Energy Analyst, IEA
Robert Tieman, Manager- Sustainability, LyondellBasell
Philip de Smedt, Sector Group Manager, Cefic
Nicholas Mockett, Head of Packaging M&A, Moorgate Capital
Adijata Kovacevic, PO Market Expert, Borealis
Shahrom Muhammad B Yusuf, Head of Methanol, Petronas
Paul Swienton, Vice President, Macquarie
Maciej Budner, Business Development Manager, Grupa Azoty
Tim Smith, Director, Oil and Tanker Markets, MSI
Marco Jansen, Director, Circular Economy, Braskem
Maxim Remchukov, Sustainable Development Director, SIBUR
Ihsan Rahim, Manager-Client Development, S&P Global Platts
Philip Reeder, Managing Editor-European Petrochemicals, S&P Global Platts
Simon Price, Senior Pricing Specialist, S&P Global Platts


S&P Global Platts European Petrochemicals Conference will be held on November 28-29, 2019 at the Mainport Hotel, Rotterdam, Netherlands.

    • Registration Fee
    • Standard Rate
    • $1,600 +VAT / delegate
    • Standard Rate with Pay Now Discount
    • $1,500 +VAT / delegate
    • Platts Subscriber Rate
    • $1,400 +VAT / delegate
    • Platts Subscriber Rate with Pay Now Discount
    • $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 August 27, 2019 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.


The Mainport Hotel

Your conference registration does not include accommodation. A limited number of rooms have been reserved for conference attendees at the Mainport hotel at a discounted group rate. Please note that these rates apply for the nights of November 26-27. The discounted room rate will be available until October 26 – or until the group block is sold-out, whichever comes first.

Guests are able to book their room until 26-10-2019 by sending a request to citing the reference code S&PG261119 and including their credit card details (card number & expiration date). It is also possible to call the hotel directly and book the room by telephone via number +31 (0)10 – 2175707.

Room block available for the nights of the 26th, 27th, 28th November
Rates €160+ €9.54 city tax
Buffet breakfast is available at an additional charge of €22 per night

** Please note: S&P Global Platts is not associated with any third-party reservation agents. Making any reservations through a third party may put your credit at risk of a compromise. To make your reservation, please use the hotel link provided.

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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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    Phone:+44 (0)20 7176 6111