2020 AGILE Award Keynote Address | AIChE

2020 AGILE Award Keynote Address

Monday, March 30, 2020,
8:00am to 9:00am

The 2020 AIChE Spring Meeting and 16th GCPS AGILE Keynote Address will be presented by AGILE award recipient Bhavesh V. (Bob) Patel, Chief Executive Officer, LyondellBasell. 

Beyond the Horizon:  The Factors and Forces Affecting the Global Petrochemical Industry  

Over the past 10 years, LyondellBasell and the global petrochemical industry has undergone a dramatic transformation. In this era of unprecedented disruption, it is likely that the next the decade will present both challenges and opportunities for the petrochemical sector. LyondellBasell CEO Bob Patel will summarize the company’s progress to date and provide a forward-looking perspective on key opportunities and risks faced by the industry in 2020 and beyond.   





Continental Breakfast 7:00AM - 8:00AM Ballroom of the Americas Prefunction, Hilton Americas
AGILE Keynote Address 8:00AM - 9:00AM Ballroom of the Americas A-F, Hilton Americas

Factors in Selecting AGILE Honoree

1. Overall sustained excellent industry leadership in businesses that employ chemical engineers

2. Recognized for efforts in innovation and creating strategies that ensure success

3. Value of the keynote to the meeting attendees and the members of the Institute