Agenda

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AMEA Base Oil, Lubricant and Wax Conference - Day One | July 13, 2017 - Thursday
12:00 PM Registration, Exhibition Table Setup and Coffee
12:30 PM Networking Lunch
2:30 PM

Chair's Welcome and Opening Remarks

Mr. Shailendra V.Gokhale, Managing Partner, Rosefield DAA International

2:40 PM

The Changing Face of Energy Sector Globally
Dr. Rahool Pai Panandiker, Partner and Director, The Boston Consulting Group

3:00 PM

Overview of the Changing Demand & Supply Dynamics of Base Oil in Asia, Middle East and Africa
Mr. Anuj Kumar Singh
, Project Manager, Kline & Company

3:25 PM
Overview of the Africa Base Oil and Lubricant Market and Trade Flows with Asia and the Middle East
Mr. Sudip Shyam
, Global Head - Base Oils, Gulf Petrochem
3:45 PM Q&A Session
4:00 PM
Coffee Networking Break
4:30 PM
Overview of Automotive and Industrial Lubes Market in India
Mr. Ravi Chawla
, Managing Director, Gulf Oil Lubricants India Limited
4:55 PM
Overview of Emerging Lubricant trends in OEM Segment
Mr. S.Venkatesan,
Chief Manager (Technical Services), Indian Oil Corporation
5:20 PM
Q&A Session
5:30 PM
Chair's Closing Remarks and Summary of Day One
5:40 PM
End of Conference Day One

AMEA Base Oil, Lubricant and Wax Conference - Day Two | July 14, 2017 - Friday
9:00 AM

Chair's Welcome and Opening Remarks

Mr. Shailendra V.Gokhale,
Managing Partner,
Rosefield DAA International

Mr. Harshad Jambaulikar,
Regional Manager, Afton Chemical

9:20 AM Emerging challenges to the engine oils market in India – impact on additives & base oils
  1. India is leap frogging to Bharat VI emission norms by 2020
  2. This move will have a serious impact on engine oils
  3. The need for adopting new technologies for additives and high quality base oils particularly Group II/III
Mr. S K Raghuram, Country Director, Infineum India Additives Pvt Ltd
9:45 AM Euro VI in 2020 - Engine Oil Challenges
  1. New Ligislation on Engine Exhaust Emmissions
  2. New Ligislation on Vehicle CO2 Emmissions
  3. Recent Changes in Engine Oil Specs
  4. Discussion
Mr. N.C. Sekharan, Vice President - Direct Business, Raj Petro Specialties Pvt Ltd
10:15 AM
Q&A Session
10:30 AM Coffee Networking Break
11:00 AM Modern Trends in Passenger Car Motor Oils
Mr. Harshad Jambaulikar, Regional Manager, Afton Chemical
11:20 AM

Emerging Technology in Lubricants and Base Oils from OEM perspective

Mr. Siva Kasturi, Global OEM Manager (Asia Pacific), Shell Lubricants

11:40 AM
Disruptive Innovations Shaping India Lubricants Market
  1. Two biggest reforms India has witnessed in the form of 'demonetisation' and 'GST'
  2. Critical for lubricant and base oil companies to evolve their business strategy in view of GST
  3. Demonetization forces lubricant companies to think differently to adopt new ways of digital payment
  4. India is changing its gears fast to embrace new technology (BS IV to BS VI migration by 2020)
  5. Global Perspective on Electric Vehicles 
Mr. Shailendra V.Gokhale, Managing Partner, Rosefield DAA International
12:00 PM

Lubricants for future emission norms from OEM Perspective

  1. Alternate Technologies
  2. Gearing up to meet BS VI standards
  3. Electric Vehicles
Mr. Mathew Abraham, Sr. General Manager, Mahindra & Mahindra
12:25 PM
Q&A Session / Panel Discussion
1:00 PM
Networking Lunch
2:30 PM

The Outlook for Base Oil and Slack Wax Markets in Russia, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan

Denis Varaksin, Director, Base Oil and Slack Waxes, DYM RESOURCES GmbH

2:55 PM Overview of Base Oil and Wax Business Between Iran and India

Base Oil Business between Iran and India

  1. Trade
  2. Potentials
  3. Developments
  4. Key elements

Petroleum Wax Business between Iran and India

  1. Trade
  2. Potentials
  3. Barriers
Mr. Majid Safdari, Commercial Director, Vista Energie
3:20 PM

Global Wax Market: Changing Supply Dynamics and Evolving Alternatives

Ms. Pooja Sharma, Project Lead, Kline & Company

3:45 PM
Q&A Session
3:55 PM
Coffee Networking Break
4:15 PM

Small Tonnage Petroleum Products

Prof. M. C. Dwivedi (Retired), IIT Mumbai (Chemical Engineering)

4:35 PM Trends in Automotive, Industrial and Food Grade Greases
Mr. Vijay Deshmukh,
GM R&D, Standard Greases & Specialities Pvt. Ltd.
5:00 PM
Q&A Session
5:20 PM
Chair's Closing Remarks and Summary of Day Two
5:30 PM
End of Conference Day Two

Speakers

  • Mr. Ravi Chawla, Managing Director, Gulf Oil Lubricants India Limited
    Topic – Overview of Lubricant Opportunities and Challenges in India, Middle East and Africa
  • Mr. Sudip Shyam, Global Head - Base Oils, Gulf Petrochem Group
    Topic – Middle East Base Oils Market & Regional Trade Flows
  • Mr. Shailendra Gokhale, Rosefield DAA International Consultancy LLP
    Topic – How the AMEA Region Works Together to Grow Together
  • Mr. N C Sekharan, Vice President - Direct Sales, Raj Petro Specialties Pvt Ltd
    Topic – Engine Oils for the Next Generation Diesels
  • Mr. Stephen Dawe, Morris Lubricants
    Topic – India's Potential as a Lubricant Hub to Supply Locally and Export
  • Mr. Hari Prakash M, Chief Executive Officer, GP Petroleums Ltd.
    Topic to be advised
  • Ms. Caroline Huot, Global Head – Lubricants, Cockett Marine Oil Group, Singapore
    Topic – Marine Fuels And Lubricants : Managing Complexity Towards 2020.
  • Mr. Sanjay Kumar, General Manager - Business Development,
    Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd
    Topic – Current Trends Impacting the Indian Lube Market
  • Mr. Majid Safdari, Commercial Director, Vista Energie
    Topic – The Future of Group I Base Oils and Waxes in the Middle East
  • Mr. Bhupinder Singh, Independent Consultant, (Ex BAPCO and Castrol)
    Topic – Lubricants in the Middle East and Way Forward
  • Ms. Golnaz Aboutorabian, Managing Director, AB Petrochem Pvt. Ltd
    Topic – Outlook for Group I Base Oils and the Lack of Availability
  • Mr. D Arvind, Founder & Managing Partner, D Arvind and Associates
    Topic – Anti profiteering in the context of lube industry from GST perspective
  • Ms. Sushmita Dutta, Project Manager, Kline & Company, India
    Topic – Overview of Process Oils Market in India
  • Mr. Rajib Saha, Business Manager- Lubricants, Brenntag India Pvt Ltd
    Topic to be advised
  • Mr. Nitin Kumar Goel, Prem Oil Group
    Topic – The Development of Indian Wax Market in the Past and Coming Years - Domestic Market
  • Mr. Rohan Goel, Prem Oil Group
    Topic – The Development of Indian Wax Market in the Past and Coming Years - Export Market
  • Mr. Siva Shankar Kasturi, OEM Manager - India & South East Asia, Shell
    Topic to be advised
  • Prof. M. C. Dwivedi (Retired), IIT Mumbai (Chemical Engineering)
    Topic to be advised

The organisers reserve the right to make changes to the event programme, speakers and venue.

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2 pm to 5:30 pm, August 2nd, 2018
Leela Hotel, Mumbai

The Fundamentals of Base Oils, Additives and Lubricants & Most Critical Aspects of Lubricants Value Chain
By Mr. Shailendra Gokhale, Managing Partner, Rosefield DAA International Consultancy LLP

1:30 PM Registration and Lunch
2.00 PM Base Oils
3.00 PM Additives
3.30 PM BREAK
3.45 PM Lubricants
4.30 PM Lubricants Value Chain
Future Developments
5.30 PM End of Workshop
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