This years edition of the Middle East Refining Technology Conference (MERTC) is built around the theme ‘ Shaping and driving 2019 with the connections, technologies and strategies that matter’. The MERTC is the Gulf’s premier downstream event organized by the World Refining Association and held under the patronage of the Minister of Oil, Kingdom of Bahrain. MERTC is where leaders and engineers from BAPCO, KNPC, Sabic, and Aramco connect with the best technologies and the brightest minds.

We are honored that our abstract has been selected to present during the ‘Digitalisation Technologies’ stream. Join Mark Stam, VP Business Development EMEA, during his presentation on 23 Jan. 2019 from 12:00 – 12:25 Topic: A case study in designing an Industrial IoT software platform for workforce performance optimization and human error reduction.

This presentation demonstrates how significant the opportunities are for improving process safety and plant efficiency by incorporating the workforce as part of the steps towards digitalization.

The MERTC 2019 will take place in Bahrain form 22-23 January 2019.

Key themes:

  • Downstream Digital Transformation – Who, What, Where?
  • Talent in Downstream – Where is the Workforce of the Future?
  • Operational excellence and margin improvements.
  • Digital transformation and optimization technologies.

For more information about this event, please visit the website