The chemical industry is committed towards contributing to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. Governments and businesses have realized the importance of sustainability and are pushing it to encourage the chemical industry to attain a promising, sustainable future. Steadfast in its resolve to support the industry in these endeavours, GPCA is proud to bring back its sustainability initiative on a larger, more enhanced scale this year at the 14th Annual GPCA Forum.

Tuesday 3 December 2019 | Day 0

Sustainability: A strategy for growth

10:30 – 10:50

Sustainability program at MODON – Road map and application to achieve SDGs 6, 9, 12 and 17

Rayan Moathen, Health and Environment Project Manager, MODON

11:15 – 11:35

Application of converge technology for enhanced performance

Dr. Youssef Fakhreddine, Division Head, Converge Business, Saudi Aramco

Sponsored by:
Sipchem
rcjy

11:45 – 12:05

Managing risks to increase value and resiliency

Nicholas Bahr, Global Director, DuPont Sustainable Solutions

Sponsored by:
Sipchem
rcjy

14:30 – 14:50

Sadara’s sustainability strategy towards achieving growth

Badr Aljohani, Sustainability Manager, Sadara Chemical Company

Wednesday 4 December 2019 | Day 1

Achieving sustainability milestones through new business models

11:10 – 11:30

Borouge’s sustainability journey and commitment towards a circular economy

Maitha Al Marashi, VP Sustainability, Borouge

11:45 – 12:05

SABIC overview and sustainability journey

Abdullah Maghrabi, Senior Sustainability Engineer, SABIC

12:15 – 12:35

Developing a circular economy in the Middle East

Ronald Richa, Industrial Business Development Director, Veolia Middle East

14:40 – 15:00

ExxonMobil’s approach in supporting alliance to end plastic waste

David Hergenrether, VP Polyethylene, ExxonMobil Chemical Company

15:15 – 15:35

A closed-loop model for styrene catalysts

Arshad Majeed Khokher, Senior Account Manager Middle East – Adsorbents and Catalyst, BASF

15:45 – 16:15

Accelerating change – Borouge encouraging the youth

Maitha Al Marashi, VP Sustainability, Borouge

Thursday 5 December 2019 | Day 2

Enhancing sustainability of chemical supply chains

10:30 – 10:50

Sustainability – A logistics perspective

Bassel El Dabbagh, CEO, Agility

11:00 – 11:20

DP World’s sustainability endeavours

Jain George, Senior Officer – Health, Safety and Environment, DP World

3 December 2019

Tuesday 3 December 2019 | Day 0

Sustainability: A strategy for growth

10:30 – 10:50

Sustainability program at MODON – Road map and application to achieve SDGs 6, 9, 12 and 17

Rayan Moathen, Health and Environment Project Manager, MODON

11:15 – 11:35

Application of converge technology for enhanced performance

Dr. Youssef Fakhreddine, Division Head, Converge Business, Saudi Aramco

Sponsored by:
Sipchem
rcjy

11:45 – 12:05

Managing risks to increase value and resiliency

Nicholas Bahr, Global Director, DuPont Sustainable Solutions

Sponsored by:
Sipchem
rcjy

14:30 – 14:50

Sadara’s sustainability strategy towards achieving growth

Badr Aljohani, Sustainability Manager, Sadara Chemical Company

4 December 2019

Wednesday 4 December 2019 | Day 1

Achieving sustainability milestones through new business models

11:10 – 11:30

Borouge’s sustainability journey and commitment towards a circular economy

Maitha Al Marashi, VP Sustainability, Borouge

11:45 – 12:05

SABIC overview and sustainability journey

Abdullah Maghrabi, Senior Sustainability Engineer, SABIC

12:15 – 12:35

Developing a circular economy in the Middle East

Ronald Richa, Industrial Business Development Director, Veolia Middle East

14:40 – 15:00

ExxonMobil’s approach in supporting alliance to end plastic waste

David Hergenrether, VP Polyethylene, ExxonMobil Chemical Company

15:15 – 15:35

A closed-loop model for styrene catalysts

Arshad Majeed Khokher, Senior Account Manager Middle East – Adsorbents and Catalyst, BASF

15:45 – 16:15

Accelerating change – Borouge encouraging the youth

Maitha Al Marashi, VP Sustainability, Borouge

5 December 2019

Thursday 5 December 2019 | Day 2

Enhancing sustainability of chemical supply chains

10:30 – 10:50

Sustainability – A logistics perspective

Bassel El Dabbagh, CEO, Agility

11:00 – 11:20

DP World’s sustainability endeavours

Jain George, Senior Officer – Health, Safety and Environment, DP World