8th CCPS Latin American Conference on Process Safety

September 10-13, 2018
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The Latin American Conference on Process Safety is part of CCPS' family of Global Congress on Process Safety. This conference is part of CCPS' worldwide effort to prevent major accidents through promoting lifelong learning as well as continual improvement in process safety. Co-organized by ARPEL, the 8th CCPS Latin American Conference on Process Safety will be held in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Simultaneous English-Spanish translation will be provided.


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Why Should You Attend?


The Latin American Conference on Process Safety will be held in Buenos Aires, Argentina on September 11-13, 2018, with a pre-conference course scheduled for Sepetember 10, 2018. 

The Conference will be of special interest to senior executives, managers, and mid-level managers as well as to professionals responsible for leading process safety management.

Professionals working in companies that are part of the value chain such as consulting and engineering, design and construction (EDC) companies, field service providers and insurers, among others, with interests in Latin America and the Caribbean will find in this congress an event of great value.

The conference will feature world-class speakers addressing the issue from a strategic, management and operational point of view.


Conference Highlights : 


Conference Chairs:

  • Gretel d'Amico, Pluspetrol
  • Eduardo Francisco, DuPont
  • Hérber Varela, Pluspetrol
  • Luis Kirs, YPF
  • Adriana M. Gomez, The Dow Chemical Company
  • Pablo Gonzales, PAE
  • Antonio Meza, COGA
  • Rodolfo Kramer, YPF
  • Diego Gómez, Oldelval
  • Flavio Monteiro, Chevron
  • Nelson Gualtero, Pluspetrol
  • Carmen H. Osorio, Exponent
  • Carlos Videla, Tecpetrol
  • Esteban Fellner, YPF

Call for Abstracts Topics:

  • Leadership and Culture
  • Risk Identification and Management
  • Management of Change
  • Mechanical Integrity
  • Process Safety Technology
  • Emergency Management and Stakeholder Outreach
  • Lessons Learned in Process Safety