Mr. Brad Duckworth Group LeaderEastman Chemical CompanyBrad Duckworth is a Technology Group Leader at Eastman Chemical Company in Tennessee. He has been with Eastman since 1992 where he has been in various positions in both Eastman’s Longview, Texas, and Kingsport, Tennessee sites. His experiences include not only pilot plant scale-up, technology licensing, technical service, process improvement, process development, but also business management. Brad is currently leading a team at Eastman to develop a vision for an optimized way to do piloting and scale-up of new technologies. Brad obtained a B.S. degree in Chemical Engineering from Louisiana Tech University in 1992.