Panel Discussion on the Ethylene Plant Transformation of the Petrochemical Industry

Monday, April 2, 2012, 9:45am-12:30pm EDT
Fife Ethylene Plant
Fife Ethylene Plant

Copyright Walter Baxter

Executives from Chevron-Phillips, Dow, ExxonMobil, Sibur and Braskem explore the impact of shale gas on the marketplace.

There will be 2 or 3 introductory papers followed by a panel discussion, mostly focused on current business developments and drivers (e.g. Shale Gas related developments in US, Global dynamics and their impact on future of the business). This panel discussion is sponsored by The Ethylene Producers Conference.



Sanjeev Kapur

Sanjeev Kapur is an independent consultant in the field of olefins based petrochemical businesses. He brings the value of strategic thinking, specific industry insights, knowledge and depth of experience for olefins based petrochemical businesses to develop, build and operate best-in-class facilities. Sanjeev has 35 years of industry experience and had been associated in leadership positions with Fluor, ABB Lummus Global (now CB&I Lummus), Shaw Stone & Webster and The Kinetics Technology International (both now part of Technip). He has extensive experience working in the licensing...Read more

Gregory E. Yeo

Greg Yeo is Chief Engineer at ExxonMobil Chemical Company, located in Baytown Texas.  He is a graduate of Worcester Polytechnic Institute with a BS & MS in Chemical Engineering, joining Exxon Chemical in 1979.

Greg’s early career included a wide range of technology, technical and manufacturing roles in the olefins business.  Since then, he has led development teams for ExxonMobil Chemical’s major ventures in North America, Europe, the Middle East and Asia. 

Greg is a member of the Fuels & Petrochemicals Division and serves in several AIChE leadership...Read more