Speakers

Here's a list of confirmed speakers and program advisors at Asian Downstream Summit / Refining Petrochemicals Asia 2019:

Abdulrahman M. Alturki

Planning & Scheduling Engineer - Saudi Aramco, Saudi Arabia

Abdulrahman is a planning & scheduling engineer of Saudi Aramco’s command center, OSPAS that is based on Dhahran, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering from King Abdulaziz University (Jeddah, Saudi Arabia).

Ahmed Ibrahim

Vice President APAC Region - Baker Hughes a GE Company (BHGE)

Ahmed leads BHGE’s O&G Digital Sales business in Asia Pacific, covering multiple business segments including Drilling, Subsea Systems, Turbomachinery and Downstream Solutions. In this role, his primary goal is to take Oil & Gas companies on a journey to operational read more

Alexander Radach

Smart Manufacturing Leader - PwC

Alexander is the Smart Manufacturing lead for PwC. He is a downstream, petrochemicals and O&G expert in asset operations and maintenance and has lead many high-profile digital transformation engagements in the industry for global heavyweights.     

Allan Rilling

Industry Manager for Refining and Petrochemicals - ABB inc.

Allan possesses 29 years of experience in the area of optical spectroscopy and technical expertise with FTIR and FT-NIR spectrometers.His formal education was based on Atmospheric dynamics and chemistry at York University in Toronto, Canada. At ABB inc, Allan has read more

Arun Kumar

General Manager ( Asset Integrity & Engineering) - HPCL-Mittal Energy Ltd.

Arun Kumar is working with HPCL‐ Mittal Energy Ltd., India, as General Manager(Asset Management & Engineering), Guru Gobind Singh Refinery at Bathinda, India. Has over 30 years of experience in the areas of erection, commissioning, maintenance, equipment reliability, turnaround planning read more

Arun Subramaniyan

Vice President – Data Science & Analytics - BHGE Digital

Arun Subramaniyan leads the global data science & analytics team in BHGE Digital. His team develops deep learning augmented domain analytics for all aspects of the Oil & Gas industry. He joined BHGE Digital from GE Global Research Center in read more

Atik Suvittham

Lead Digital Manufacturing Engineer, Process Technology Center - SCG Chemicals Co, Thailand

Mr. Atik Suvittham has more than 17 years of experience in IT&OT technology, including, but not limited to, plant information, system integration, advanced process control, real-time optimization, operator training system, IIoT platform, AI technology. Throughout his career, he has delivered read more

Attila Kiss

Group DS Operational Risk Pr. Manager - MOL Group, Hungary

Attila Kiss is a passionate reliability and operational excellence professional with a decade of experience in maintaining and improving uptime of manufacturing equipment and processes in the oil and gas industry. As a member of the Society of Maintenance and read more

Azura Azahar

APC Principal Engineer (APC & Optimization) - Petronas

Azura Binti Azahar graduated from University of Surrey, England with BEng (Hons) Chemical Engineering in 1997 and joined PETRONAS Penapisan (Melaka) Sdn. Bhd in 1998 as an APC Engineer in Technology Department. She is now a Principal Engineer and has read more

Ben Shanks

Managing Director - Koch Chemical Technology Group

Bob Gill

General Manager - ARC Advisory Group

Bob Gill is responsible for managing ARC Advisory Group’s business operations and market research activities in Southeast Asia. ARC provides technology research and advisory services – ­including a growing Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) practice – to clients comprising the read more

Bradley G. Houk

Senior Engineering Advisor & Open Process Automation Project Manager - ExxonMobil, USA

Brad is a Senior Engineering Advisor with ExxonMobil. Brad has more than 30 years’ experience in the refining and chemicals industry. Most of his career has been focused in the control and optimization areas having been involved in the full read more

Bruna Bueno (Program Advisor)

Head – Digital Innovation Team - Braskem

Bruna is responsible for innovation at Braskem Digital Center. She holds a MSc in Policy of Science and Technology (UNICAMP) and a graduation degree in Business (UNISINOS). Bruna joined Braskem in 2011, and has occupied different roles in IT/technology teams. read more

Chintan Ganatra

Energy, Utilities and Resources Industry Leader - PwC

Chintan is PwC South East Asia Consulting's Energy, Utilities and Resources Industry Leader. Chintan has extensive experience in delivering information systems and technology initiatives (both infrastructure and applications related) for various clients across asset intensive sectors He has deep expertise read more

Daniel Phan

Consultant - AP–Networks

Daniel Phan is a Consultant with Asset Performance Networks, Asia Pacific, based out of the company’s office in Singapore. Daniel possesses extensive experience in project management and project consulting spanning the oil & gas, petrochemical, and maritime industries. For more read more

Daniel Purba

SVP Corporate Strategic Planning & Development - Pertamina

Daniel Purba graduated from Petroleum Engineering in 1990, and Engineering Management post graduated in 1998. He started his career in PT Pertamina (Persero), an Indonesian State Energy Company, in 1991 as international oil trading market analyst. During 2001-2005 he was read more

David Turner

Managing Director - Resources2 Energy Pte Ltd, Singapore

After graduating in Chemical Engineering from Bath University, UK, David build a career in technology and consulting for the Energy industries starting with Enhanced Oil Recovery technology with Serck Baker where he held various roles from Product Development through Sales read more

Dempsy Robby Kambey

GM-Asset Management - PT Kreasindo Resources Indonesia

Dempsy Robby Kambey has more than 25 years experience in oil and gas industries. He started his career in 1981 at PT. Arun LNG Plant, in north Aceh, Indonesia. PT. Arun is an operating company of Pertamina (Indonesian state oil read more

Dilek Baz

Energy Efficiency Supervisor - Petkim Petrokimya

Dilek BAZ is an Energy Efficiency Supervisor at Energy Management Department in Petkim Petrochemical Complex. She has been in her current role since 2006 and has focused on energy management, energy efficiency and energy - saving projects, and energy policies. read more

Dinesh Vaidya

AVP HSEF - Head Safety - Reliance Industries Ltd, India

An astute HSE Management professional, having 30 years’ experience in Refinery, Petrochemicals and Oil and Gas industries in the field of HSE. Possess excellent knowledge of Operational safety and Process safety with hands-on experience in implementing various HSE systems and read more