The biggest and most important event
for the European downstream industry

13 – 15 November, 2017 | Hilton Athens, Greece

The biggest
and most
important event for
the European
downstream industry

The refining and petrochemical industry in Europe is fast evolving despite many challenges being faced by competition from the Middle East and an overwhelming need to become more efficient and sustainable.

ERTC gathers over 560 industry professionals from refinery operators, petrochemical plants, technology providers, regulators and government officials to discuss these topics, share market insights, project updates, best practices and case studies as well as the latest in process and technology advances.

ERTC is THE platform that technology providers use to present their latest & new innovations and technologies – be the first to hear the best available technologies for your business needs!

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We are calling for papers!

To find out more about the themes, new processes including the submission form template here.

Gala Dinner & Reception Sponsors:

Co-Located with:

Digitalisation and Industry 4.0

Gasoline vs diesel

IMO Regulations

CAPEX optimisation


Attracting and nurturing talent

Advisory Board

Wolf Frick

Head of Economics & Refinery Coordination


Grigoris Stergioulis


Hellenic Petroleum

David Pullan

Group Downstream Development Senior Vice President

MOL Group

Wolfram Krenn

Refinery, Director Petrobrazi


Giordano Serafini

Head of Supply Chain Management


Lars Rosenløv

Senior Vice President, Downstream Operations


Jiří Hájek

Director of Development and Innovation


Teemu Lindberg

Director Refining


Have you heard of ERTC: Ask the Experts?

Taking place in Cologne on the 20th and 21st June, ERTC: Ask the Experts is a new event giving process and maintenance engineers a platform to ask burning questions about the everyday challenges they face in the plant and hear the practical solutions from industry experts.

Bringing together Europe’s foremost Experts from refineries and leading technology companies our Q & A sessions promises to be insightful and fruitful (heated debate welcome!).

Think you might be interested? Read more about ERTC: Ask the Experts here.