Banquet Dinner


5:00 – 7:00 pm     Cocktail Reception & Networking

7:00 – 7:05 pm     Welcome & Opening Remarks

7:30 – 7:40 pm     Award for Excellence Presentation

7:40 – 7:55 pm     Engineers Without Borders Presentation

7:55 – 8:50 pm     Keynote Address – “Surfing the Second Wave of Gulf Coast Petrochemical Investments”

Our Speaker: Scott Sharp, Executive Vice President, Chevron Phillips Chemical

This presentation will cover the following:

  • Global demand for petrochemical products is driving second wave of growth
  • Gulf Coast is ideal location due to embedded infrastructure, pipeline networks, permitting, etc.
  • Applying lessons learned from the industry’s first wave of investment including safety performance turnaround and cost management
  • Highlight successful project startups
  • Anticipated challenges for next wave of construction

8:50 – 9:00 pm    Closing Comments