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The 13th edition of the Annual GPCA Forum will be inaugurated by H.E. Shaikh Mohammed bin Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Khalifa, Minister of Oil, Kingdom of Bahrain.

The forum will take place on 26-28 November, 2018 in Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai under the theme “Executing transformation and investing in growth”.

Other confirmed speakers include Yousef Al-Benyan, Vice Chairman and CEO, SABIC and Chairman, GPCA, who will deliver the opening session and welcome address on day one, with esteemed regional industry leaders such as Musabbeh Al-Kaabi, CEO, Petroleum and Petrochemicals, Mubadala; and Mutlaq H. Al-Morished, CEO, TASNEE, set to address the audience on day two.

They will be joined by distinguished global industry CEOs: Mark Lashier, President and CEO, Chevron Phillips Chemical Company; Daniele Ferrari, CEO, Versalis and Steven Demetriou, Chairman and CEO, Jacobs Engineering.

Building on the 2017 theme of the imperative for transformation in the chemical industry, the 2018 program will examine strategies, case studies and the steps companies can take to enhance their transformational journey.