Training courses at APPEC 2022


As markets move from demand shocks to supply shocks, resulting in high volatility, it is important that we stay informed to ensure our risk management strategies don’t leave us facing ever bigger challenges. Gaining information and insights, plus inspiration, is vital to remaining competitive.

APPEC has been the cornerstone of the energy industry, attracting hundreds of petroleum, gas, petrochemical, trading, technology, and financial executives, as well as senior government officials, from across the globe

APPEC 2022 introduces 4 training courses, taking place on September 29. The trainings will be run by our specialists providing you and your team access to fundamental knowledge and tools imperative for understanding the landscape of different commodity.

Training course 1: Energy, climate change and ESG: Navigating the future
Training course 2: Oil Markets in the Age of Energy Transition
Training course 3: Petrochemical industry fundamentals
Training course 4: Refineries of the future

Seats are limited! Select and register for one of the training courses today. Registration closes September 21, 5pm SGT.

TRAINING COURSES STARTS IN

Training course 1: Energy, climate change and ESG: Navigating the future

September 29, 8am - 5pm SGT

Investors as well as companies are increasingly focused on environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors. This  course will provide an overview of these ESG factors, how institutional (and individual) investors are using these factors  to make investment decisions and how companies are responding to investor feedback on their ESG performance.

Course Outline

  • - Session 1: Context & Introduction
  • - Session 2: Environmental Factors
  • - Session 3: Understanding “Social”
  • - Session 4: Company Implementation
  • - Session 5: Responsible Investing
  • - Session 6: Corporate Governance
  • - Session 7: Customer Interviews

Speakers

  • Andreas Posavac, Head of Global ESG, M&A & governance advisory, S&P Global
  • Antonia Bullard, Senior associate, S&P Global
  • Dr. Atul Arya, SVP, energy insights, S&P Global


View training course details here.

Training course 2: Oil Markets in the Age of Energy Transition

September 29, 8am - 5pm SGT

Taught by oil market experts, this course deliver a concise and powerful history of the oil market, oil demand and supply, and geopolitics in order to understand the present and how the future may unfold. It provides an overview of oil and the forces shaping the oil and energy markets as the energy transition moves ahead.

Course Outline

  • - Global energy fundamentals: global energy supply & demand
  • - Structure of the world oil industry
  • - World oil market fundamentals (part 1): Oil market history; oil demand and supply; forces shaping future of world oil demand; history of oil supply regulation; US Shale; Emergence of OPEC+
  • - World oil market fundamentals (part 2): oil price history; factors shaping the oil price today; role of futures markets; price benchmarks
  • - Oil and the energy transition: How to think about the future
  • - Oil pricing and trading

Speakers

  • Ha Nguyen, Executive director, global oil, S&P Global
  • Jim Burkhard, Vice President & head of research for oil markets, energy & mobility, S&P Global


View training course details here.

Training course 3: Petrochemical industry fundamentals

September 29, 8am - 5pm SGT

In this full day course, Dr. Plotkin's unique and engaging presentation style provides all attendees with an understanding of  the fundamentals that drive industry profitability. Both non-technical and technical workers will find this course valuable and  insightful, whether as a new industry participant or as a quick refresher.

Course Outline

  • - Welcome and Overview
  • - Introduction to Petrochemicals 
  • - Feedstocks:  The Foundation of the Industry
  • - Introduction to the Olefins Business
  • - Introduction to Thermoplastics
  • - The Aromatics Business

Speakers

  • Dr. Jeffrey Plotkin, VP - training, energy & chemicals, S&P Global


View training course details here.

Training course 4: Refineries of the future

September 29, 8am - 5pm SGT

The Energy Transition is reshaping refining. Refiners are reducing portfolios, repurposing sites and reinventing what it  means to be a refiner in the mid-21st century. Gain a fundamental understanding of how the energy transition will impact refining and the role petrochemicals have to play.

Course Outline

  • - Session 1: Fundamentals of Refining
  • - Session 2: Energy Transition
  • - Session 3: Refining and Petrochemical Integration
  • - Session 4: Refinery Flexibility
  • - Session 5: Greener Refineries
  • - Session 6: Aspirational Design to Net Zero

Speakers

  • Daniel Evans, Vice president, head of refining and marketing, S&P Global
  • Debnil Chowdhury, Vice president, refining and marketing, S&P Global
  • Premasish Das, Vice president, research and analysis oil markets, midstram/downstream, Asia and Middle East, S&P Global
  • Rajiv Narang, Director, process economic program, S&P Global
  • Ricardo Castillo, Director, downstream energy's research group, S&P Global
  • Richard Charlesworth, Executive director, technology and analytics group, S&P Global
  • Stephen Jew, Director, global refining and marketing, S&P Global
  • Stephen Li, Consulting director, biofuels, S&P Global


View training course details here.

Pricing

Early Bird Rate*
Register by July 15 2022
Standard Rate*
Register by September 21, 5pm SGT
Delegate
$1,245    
$1,495    

*Rates are in USD and not inclusive of local taxes or VAT

* If you’re not able to attend, we’re happy to transfer your registration to a member of your organization at no cost, up to 3 business days in advance of the event. Requests must be received in writing via email to [email protected] on or before Wednesday, 21 September, 2022, and are subject to approval.

*If you're not able to attend or send a colleague in your place, we accept cancellations and provide refunds if received in writing to [email protected] at least 30 days before the event. All cancellations are subjected to a cancellation fee of USD $195.



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FAQs

How do I register?

We offer three easy ways to register:

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Email: [email protected]

Phone: +65 6530 6430

What forms of payment do you accept?

For this event, we only accept payment by credit card.

I'm no longer able to attend. May I send someone else in my place?

If you’re not able to attend, we’re happy to transfer your registration to a member of your organization at no cost, up to 2 business days in advance of the event. Requests must be received in writing via email to [email protected], and are subject to approval.

For assistance, you may also reach out by phone:
+65 6530 6430

What if I need to cancel my registration?

Cancellation is not available for this event. Once payment has been made, we are not able to offer a refund. If you're not able to attend or send a colleague in your place, you will still receive access to the on-demand replay of the event and all the materials (included with your registration).

To transfer your registration to a member of your organization at no cost, send your request by email to [email protected] up to 2 business days in advance of the event. Requests are subject to approval.

For assistance, you may also reach out by phone:
+65 6530 6430

Are there sponsorship opportunities?

Yes, we offer a variety of standard and tailor-made sponsorship opportunities to fit your marketing and business-to-business needs—and your budget. Please reach out directly to the Business Development Manager for this event:

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Are there speaking opportunities?

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