3rd CCPS Global Summit on Process Safety

December 4-5, 2016

Over the past several years Process Safety has taken on increased importance. Today companies large and small, in the traditional process industries and in emerging areas, all put a premium on improving their Process Safety performance. In fact, Process Safety is now a Board-level issue in many companies.

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Respected Colleagues,

Process safety is a strategic priority and core value for many global organizations including SABIC. It gives us great pleasure to announce that SABIC and The Center for Chemical Process Safety (CCPS) have agreed to jointly collaborate on hosting the upcoming 2016 ‘Global Summit on Process Safety’ to share the experiences of Process Safety experts and to enhance knowledge on Process Safety amongst the professionals in the Middle East region. This premier conference will be held from 4-5 December 2016 at the Sheraton Dammam in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

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Launched in 2014, on the 30th anniversary of the Bhopal disaster, the CCPS Global Summit on Process Safety brings an ongoing discussion on further enhancing Process Safety to the Middle East and Asia.

This year, the 3rd Global Summit on Process Safety takes place December 4-5, 2016 in Dammam, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia generously supported by SABIC, the conference’s main sponsor. 

The Summit is hosted in different countries in the Asia Pacific and Middle East regions. The session topics and leadership forum themes will be carried forward to the next summit.  In all, seven such annual summits are planned, with the feedback from each year setting the agenda for the next summit, culminating in a consolidated gathering in the year 2020.

Featured Topics Programmed:

• A Committed Culture and Process Safety Leadership

• Human Factors

• Contractor Management

• Disciplined Adherence to Standards

• Enhanced Applications of Lessons Learned

• Asset Integrity Management, Aging Facilities & Facility Siting

• Intentional Competency Development

• Metrics & Process Safety Performance Improvement

• Operational Discipline / Excellence

• Enhanced Stakeholder Knowledge

• Responsible Collaboration

• Meticulous Verification

• Vibrant Management Systems


Proceedings of the 3rd CCPS Global Summit on Process Safety are now available:
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