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AFPM Summit 2021

AFPM Summit 2021

05 October 2021 - 07 October 2021


This year’s summit will include a robust 2.5-day on-site experience and a 2 full day virtual option. Chet Thompson, AFPM CEO, will kick off the event on the morning of day 1 in a live stream platform.

The Summit will continue its mission to showcase a combination of the best elements from AFPM’s Reliability and Maintenance Conference, Cat Cracker Seminar, and Operations & Process Technology Summit, with added benefits of an integrated approach to problem-solving across disciplines.

This exciting three-day event will provide technical resources for professionals from the refining and petrochemical industries who are focused on improving plant-wide performance. Attend world-class technical seminars, engage in roundtable discussions, discover the latest strategies and emerging innovations, and find immediate solutions to implement at the site level. The in-person event includes 2.5 days of immersive content with general sessions, 4 concurrent technical tracks, and vendor displays. The concurrent virtual event includes 2 full days of live-streamed content, 2 full days of virtual concurrent technical tracks, and virtual exhibit booths.

Highlights of The Summit include moderated open discussion roundtables and townhall style sessions with an open exchange of information practices can be shared across topics in maintenance, operational planning, control & automation technologies, FCC, crude, coking, hydroprocessing, gasoline processes, and profitability with process safety woven in.

There will be ample opportunities for on-site networking and online networking events as well as an onsite exhibit experience and a virtual exhibit floor with the ability to interact and engage through live chats and video rooms for the virtual attendee. In addition, there are a number of sponsorship opportunities including sponsored content to both the in-person and/or virtual audiences.