Theme: Emerging technologies and challenges in petroleum and refinery industry

Petroleum 2016
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Petroleum 2016

Conference Series LLC invites all the participants across the globe to attend the ‘World Congress on Petroleum and RefineryPetroleum 2016’ during July 21-22, 2016 at Brisbane, Australia that includes prompt keynote presentations, Oral talks, Poster presentations and Exhibitions. The theme of the conference is “Emerging technologies and challenges in petroleum and refinery industry”

Petroleum Conference is an international platform for presenting research on petroleum exploration and petroleum refineryPetroleum Conference provides a premier technical forum for learning about the latest research developments and technologies in the field of exploration and refinery.  The main aim of the Petroleum Conference  is to aggregate Researchers, Academicians and Scientists across the globe in the field of Petroleum Sciences, Petroleum GeologyOil and GasPetroleum RefineryPetroleum Industry,  Geosciences Geophysics, and other specific related areas to share their research advancements, upcoming challenges and  finding probable solutions for resolving the present and future issues.

OMICS International organizes a conference series of 1000+ Global Events inclusive of 300+ Conferences, 500+ Upcoming and Previous Symposiums and Workshops in USA, Europe & Asia with support from 1000 more scientific societies and publishes 700+ Open access journals  which contains over 50000 Eminent Personalities, reputed Scientists as Editorial Board Members.

Track 1: Oil Production

petroleum reservoir or oil and gas reservoir is a subsurface pool of hydrocarbons contained in porous or fractured rock formations. To obtain the contents of the oil reservoir, it is usually necessary to drill into the Earth's crust. Crude oil, or petroleum, and its refined components, collectively termed petrochemicals. These petrochemicals are the vital energy resources in the modern economy. Crude oil originates from ancient fossilized organic materials, such as zooplankton and algae, and through series geochemical processes converts into oil.  Crude oil after refinement is properly known as petroleum, and is used as fossil fuel. Evidence indicates that millions of years of heat and pressure changed the remains of microscopic plant and animal into oil and natural gas. Petroleum geologistsGeoscientistsGeophysicistsPetroleum GIS Scientists help in studying the process of source rock formations, petroleum basins, identifying the oil reservoirs etc. whereas the petroleum engineerschemical engineers involves in the refinery process of the crude oil to various useful products.     

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2nd International Conference on Geology , Dubai, UAE, 21-22 April 2016; 3rd  Global Geologists Annual Meeting , Brisbane, Australia; July 11-12, 2016; International Conference on Geophysics, 3-5 October 2016,  Toronto, Canada; International Conference on Geosciences, 6-7 October 2016, Orlando, USA; 2nd International Conference on Oil and Gas, November 2-3, 2016 at Istanbul, Turkey; 5th International Conference on Petroleum Geology and Petroleum Industry, Nov 24-25, 2016 Dubai, UAE; 5th International Conference on Chemical and Biological Processes November 22nd 2016 (ICCBP-2016) Dubai, United Arab Emirates. International Conference on Gas, Oil and Petroleum Engineering Las Vegas, United States of America November 14th 2016. Petro chemistry and Natural Resources  October 24th 2016 Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Society of petroleum engineersCanadian Association of Petroleum ProducersDrilling Engineering Associations, and South East Asia Petroleum Exploration Society.

Track 2:  Drilling

Drilling is a unique mechanical process that is designed to bring petroleum oil hydrocarbons to the surface by making a hole or bore into the earth’s surface. Drilling rig is generally used for Oil Drilling which contains all necessary equipment to circulate the drilling fluid, hoist and turn the pipe, control down hole, remove cuttings from the drilling fluid, and generate on-site power for these operations. Usually some natural gas is also produced along with the oil. Drilling rigs are used not only to identify geologic reservoirs but also to create holes that allow the extraction of oil or natural gas from those reservoirs.

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2nd International Conference on Geology ,  Dubai, UAE, 21-22 April 2016; 3rd  Global Geologists Annual Meeting , Brisbane, Australia; July 11-12, 2016; International Conference on Geosciences, 6-7 October 2016, Orlando, USA; 2nd International Conference on Oil and Gas, November 2-3, 2016 at Istanbul, Turkey; 5th International Conference on Petroleum Geology and Petroleum Industry, Nov 24-25, 2016 Dubai, UAE; 5th International Conference on Chemical and Biological Processes November 22nd 2016 (ICCBP-2016) Dubai, United Arab Emirates. International Conference on Gas, Oil and Petroleum Engineering Las Vegas, United States of America November 14th 2016. Petro chemistry and Natural Resources October 24th 2016 Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Society of petroleum engineersCanadian Association of Petroleum ProducersDrilling Engineering Associations, and South East Asia Petroleum Exploration Society.

 

Track 3:  Petroleum Engineering

Petroleum engineering is a field of engineering that deals with the activities related to the production of hydrocarbons, which can be either crude oil or natural gas. Exploration and Production are the two main areas in the upstream sector of oil and gas industry  which focus on maximizing economic recovery of hydrocarbons from subsurface reservoirs.  Exploration is usually done by the Geologists and Production process is controlled by the petroleum engineersPetroleum engineering processes mainly involves in understanding the physical behavior of oil, water and gas within porous rocks of subsurface reservoirs at a very high pressure. The Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) is the largest professional society for petroleum engineers and publishes much information concerning the industry.

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Society of petroleum engineersCanadian Association of Petroleum ProducersDrilling Engineering Associations, and South East Asia Petroleum Exploration Society.

Track 4: Catalytic Cracking

Catalytic Cracking is the process commonly used in the Petroleum refinery process where heavy oil is passed through metal chambers under pressure and high temperature in the presence of catalysts such as alumina, silica, or zeolites. This boiling breaks up and more complex long-chain oil molecules into lighter, smaller, and simpler short-chain molecules such as those of gasoline. The metal chambers used in the process are called catalytic crackers or cat crackers. Catalytic cracking process was developed in1920 by Eugene Houdry.  Houdry process was based on cyclic fixed bed configuration. There has been continuous up gradation in catalytic cracking process from its incept of fixed bed technology to latter fluidized bed catalytic cracking (FCC).The feed stock for catalytic cracking is normally light gas oil from vacuum distillation column. Catalytic cracking cracks low value high molecular weight hydrocarbons to more value added products (low molecular weight) like gasoline, LPG Diesel along with very important petrochemical feedstock like propylene, C4 gases like isobutylene, Isobutene, butane and butane.

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Society of petroleum engineersCanadian Association of Petroleum ProducersDrilling Engineering Associations, and South East Asia Petroleum Exploration Society.

 

Track 5: Storage and Spilling

Oil and refined petroleum products are stored in tanks at various points of their journey from oil well to the consumer. Specially designed equipment and a variety of sophisticated sensors help to prevent or, in the event of an accidental release, contain spills. Usually different finished products are stored at marine terminals where tankers offload their cargo or at refineries and are distributed by truck, rail, or through pipeline.  Release or discharge of liquid petroleum hydrocarbon into the environment, especially marine areas, due to human activity is referred as an oil spill. This is one kind of pollution. The term is usually applied to marine oil spills, where oil is released into the ocean or coastal waters. In general, Oil Spills can be caused by  breaking down of the oil containers or the equipment’s, natural disasters such as hurricanes, accidents involving tankers, barges, pipelines, refineries, drilling rigs, and storage facilities. Depending on the circumstances, oil spills can be very harmful to marine birds and mammals and also can harm fish and shellfish. Environmental Engineers can find the solution for the problem of Oil Spills. Different methods are available and based on the intensity and state, environmental engineers use the methods to isolate oil from water. 

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Society of petroleum engineersCanadian Association of Petroleum ProducersDrilling Engineering Associations, and South East Asia Petroleum Exploration Society.

Track 6: Transportation

Oil Transport refers to the various methods of transportation used to move oil from one location to another. Generally petroleum is transported through marine tankers, barges, pipelines, rail cars and by trucks. The biggest problem with moving this oil is pollution, and the chance that the oil can spill. Petroleum oil is very hard to clean up and is very toxic to living animals.

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Society of petroleum engineersCanadian Association of Petroleum ProducersDrilling Engineering Associations, and South East Asia Petroleum Exploration Society.

Track 7: Oil Prices

Petroleum is vital to many industries as well a critical concern for many nations. Oil accounts for a large percentage of the world’s energy consumption, ranging from a low of 32% for Europe and Asia, to a high of 53% for the Middle East. Oil market or oil prices can be influenced by the internal issues of major oil producing countries. According to a survey the projected oil demand of Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries is expected to increase from 9.5 million barrel per day in 2015 to 11.9 million barrels per day in 2035.

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Track 8:  Sustainable Usage

Sustainability is difficult to define and is in basic terms referred to as the process of maintaining a certain level of productivity in an organization, community, etc. It is often used interchangeably, especially in the petroleum industry, with the term “sustainable development,” with the latter being the more accepted of the two. The most widely accepted definition of sustainable development came from the Brundtland Commission in 1987, which defines sustainable development as “development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.

Sustainable energy apart from other renewable energy terminology such as alternative energy by focusing on the ability of an energy source to continue providing energy. Sustainable energy can produce some pollution of the environment, as long as it is not sufficient to prohibit heavy use of the source for an indefinite amount of time. It is also distinct from low-carbon energy, which is sustainable only in the sense that it does not add to the CO2 in the atmosphere.

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Track 9: Safety

The petroleum industry is concerned that application of Process Safety Management (PSM) to low-hazard petroleum operations, including onshore production and atmospheric storage tanks, would result in a significant regulatory burden to refineries and onshore producing facilities.

From the very nature of crude oil, its refining and the processes relating to its operation provide an extremely hazardous situation. Above all, of course, is the inherent danger of fire. Considerable steps are taken therefore to prevent this, and if a fire does occur, to combat and restrain it in the most effective manner. Although the fire hazard is always the primary concern in the refining of petroleum, there are other hazards that are present and always need to be addressed. Among these are the handlings of toxic and dangerous chemicals that are used in the refining processes. There is also always present the danger to life of toxic products that are produced in some of the refining processes. Perhaps the most notable is hydrogen sulfide, which is common to all modern refineries.

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Society of petroleum engineersCanadian Association of Petroleum ProducersDrilling Engineering Associations, and South East Asia Petroleum Exploration Society.

Track 10: Petroleum Industries and Management

It includes International Oil Markets, Energy Economics, Capital Cost Estimation, Factors that affect Profitability, Cash Flow, Depletion, Depreciation, Affiliation, new technologies that depletes petroleum cost. Petroleum exploration and production economics center on the size and nature of oil and gas reserves in relation to oil and gas prices. A Process Economics said to have two key assets. Its people and their ability to profitably find (or acquire), develop, and produce oil and gas reserves and its existing reserves and their ability, when produced, to generate positive cash flow.

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Society of petroleum engineersCanadian Association of Petroleum ProducersDrilling Engineering Associations, and South East Asia Petroleum Exploration Society.

Track 11:Environmental Effects of the petroleum

Petroleum-derived contaminants constitute one of the most prevalent sources of environmental degradation in the industrialized world. In large concentrations, the hydrocarbon molecules that make up crude oil and petroleum products are highly toxic to many organisms, including humans. Petroleum also contains trace amounts of sulfur and nitrogen compounds, which are dangerous by themselves and can react with the environment to produce secondary poisonous chemicals. The dominance of petroleum products in the United States and the world economy creates the conditions for distributing large amounts of these toxins into populated areas and ecosystems around the globe.

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Society of petroleum engineersCanadian Association of Petroleum ProducersDrilling Engineering Associations, and South East Asia Petroleum Exploration Society.

Track 12: Entrepreneurs Investment Meet

Petroleum- 2016 facilitates a unique platform for transforming potential ideas into great business. The meeting creates a global platform aimed to connect global Entrepreneurs, Proposers and the Investors in the field of Petroleum, oil and gas. ts allied sciences to develop and facilitate the most optimized and viable business for engaging people in to constructive discussions, evaluation and execution of promising business.

OMICS International Conferences invites all the participants across the globe to attend the ‘World Congress on Petroleum- 2016’ during July 21-23, 2016 at Brisbane, Australia that includes prompt keynote presentations, Oral talks, Poster presentations and Exhibitions.

Petroleum- 2016 conference is organised with the theme “Emerging technologies and challenges in petroleum and refinery industry". OMICS International organizes a conference series of 1000+ Global Events inclusive of 300+ Conferences, 500+ Upcoming and Previous Symposiums and Workshops in USA, Europe & Asia with support from 1000 more scientific societies and publishes 700+ Open access journals  which contains over 30000 eminent personalities, reputed scientists as editorial board members.

Petroleum Refinery: Petroleum refining process is a inimitable and crucial step in the petroleum production process from the wellhead to the pump. The main economic objective in refining is to maximize the value addition in converting crude oil into finished products. Refining process adds value to crude oil.  Petroleum refineries are large, capital-intensive manufacturing facilities with extremely complex processing schemes. They convert crude oils and other input streams into dozens of refined co-products. Liquefied petroleum gases (LPG), Gasoline, Jet fuel, kerosene, diesel, lubricating oils and waxes, fuel oils, asphalt etc are some of the co products obtained during petroleum refinery process. Among these transportation fuels have the highest value; fuel oils and asphalt the lowest value.  

Why to attend???

This is your best opportunity to reach the largest assemblage of participants from the Petroleum, Oil and Gas community. It provides a premier technical forum for reporting and learning about the latest research and development, as well as for launching new applications and technologies and the effectiveness of various regulatory programs towards Petroleum- 2016. Conduct presentations, distribute information, meet with current and potential scientists, and receive name recognition at this 3-day event. World-renowned speakers, the most recent techniques, developments, and the newest updates in Petroleum- 2016 are hallmarks of this conference.

Our aim is to aggregate Petroleum, Oil and Gas community and to create a platform for robust exchange of information on technological advances, new scientific achievements and the effectiveness of various regulatory programs towards Petroleum- 2016. It provides a premier technical forum for reporting and learning about the latest research and development, as well as for launching new applications and technologies.

Target Audience:

Petroleum Scientists

Petroleum Engineers

Professors and Students from Academia

Geophysicists

Geologists and Geo Scientists

Oil and Gas Experts

Petroleum Associations and Societies

Oil and Gas Associations

Business Entrepreneurs

 

About Conference:

Welcome to world congress on Petroleum and Refinery from July 21-23, 2016 at Brisbane, Australia. Petroleum and Refinery has been themed “Emerging technologies and challenges in petroleum and refinery industry” which extensively covers all aspects on scientific and technical advances in the field of Petroleum and Refinery ranging from the integration of instruments, methodologies and technologies to their use in Petroleum Engineering, Refining Technology and other Drilling Services.

The organizing committee is gearing up for an exciting and informative conference program including plenary lectures, symposia, workshops on a variety of topics, poster presentations and various programs for participants from all over the world. We invite you to join us at the Petroleum and Refinery 2016, where you will be sure to have a meaningful experience with scholars from around the world.

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Summary:

Petroleum-2016 welcomes attendees, presenters, and exhibitors from all over the world to Brisbane, Australia. We are delighted to invite you all to attend and register for the “World Congress on Petroleum and Refinery (Petroleum-2016)” which is going to be held during July 21 - 23, 2016 at Brisbane, Australia.

The organizing committee is gearing up for an exciting and informative conference program including plenary lectures, symposia, workshops on a variety of topics, poster presentations and various programs for participants from all over the world. We invite you to join us at the Petroleum-2016, where you will be sure to have a meaningful experience with scholars from around the world. All members of the Petroleum-2016 organizing committee look forward to meeting you in Brisbane, Australia.

For more details please visit- http://petroleum.omicsgroup.com/

 

Importance and Scope:

Petroleum refining processes are the chemical engineering processes and other facilities used in petroleum refineries (also referred to as oil refineries) to transform crude oil into useful products such as liquefied petroleum gas (LPG), gasoline or petrol, kerosene, jet fuel, diesel oil and fuel oils. Petroleum refineries are very large industrial complexes that involve many different processing units and auxiliary facilities such as utility units and storage tanks. Each refinery has its own unique arrangement and combination of refining processes largely determined by the refinery location, desired products and economic considerations. There are most probably no two refineries that are identical in every respect. Some modern petroleum refineries process as much as 800,000 to 900,000 barrels (127,000 to 143,000 cubic meters) per day of crude oil.

Petroleum engineering is ideally the science of exploration and extraction of petroleum based hydrocarbons like crude oil, natural gas and other energy forms from the earth for economic purposes. Petroleum engineering can only be undertaken through the design, drilling and successful operation of the wells and their systems.

Target Audience:   For World Congress on Petroleum and Refinery Conferences:

1. Engineers who are specialized  on the particular topics like Petroleum Engineers, Chemical Engineers, Mechanical Engineers, Geophysicists, Geologists (To Present Their case reports and to update their Knowledge at the conference)

2. Crude Oil Explorators, Refinery professionals, and   Safety Professionals who are related to that topics.

3. Drilling and Refinery designing  are the Potential Exhibitors for the Respective Conferences.

4. Petroleum associations, Drilling association, OSHA organisation.

5. Students and Delegates

Petroleum and Refinery Market analysis:

The petroleum industry includes the global processes of exploration, extraction, refining, transporting (often by oil tankers and pipelines), and marketing petroleum products. The largest volume products of the industry are fuel oil and gasoline (petrol). Petroleum (oil) is also the raw material for many chemical products, including pharmaceuticals, solvents, fertilizers, pesticides, and plastics. The industry is usually divided into three major components: upstream, midstream and downstream. Midstream operations are usually included in the downstream category.

Petroleum is vital to many industries, and is of importance to the maintenance of industrial civilization in its current configuration, and thus is a critical concern for many nations. Oil accounts for a large percentage of the world’s energy consumption, ranging from a low of 32% for Europe and Asia, to a high of 53% for the Middle East.

Other geographic regions' consumption patterns are as follows: South and Central America (44%), Africa (41%), and North America (40%). The world consumes 30 billion barrels (4.8 km³) of oil per year, with developed nations being the largest consumers. The United States consumed 25% of the oil produced in 2007. The production, distribution, refining, and retailing of petroleum taken as a whole represents the world's largest industry in terms of dollar value.

During the period of 2009-2014, the global petroleum market has generated about $5 trillion in revenue and has posted a strong growth of 11.9%. During the same period the U.S market generated $730 billion in revenue and has generated a growth of 7.6%. According to a survey the projected oil demand of Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries is expected to increase from 9.5 million barrel per day in 2015 to 11.9 million barrels per day in 2035.

Snapshot of Australian Petroleum Market:

Australia's local oil refineries constantly compete with imported petroleum products from large highly efficient refineries in Asia, regardless of the cost of importing and refining crude oil. Consequently, the price of petrol at Australian refineries is based on international petrol prices. If local prices were higher than international prices, imports of petrol would displace local production. The Australian refining sector is a price taker. Domestic prices are closely linked to relevant international prices. The Singapore benchmark price of petrol (MOPS95 Petrol) is the key price benchmark for petrol in Australia. MOPS95 Petrol plus shipping costs and Australian taxes represents almost the entire wholesale price of petrol (around 95%). According to APPEA, “Australia is a world leader in LNG innovation. The world’s first coal seam gas-to-LNG projects are being developed in Queensland. Australia also seems likely to become the first country in the world to host a floating LNG project

Top 15 largest world oil companies by reserves and production are Saudi Aramco, NIOC, Qatar Petroleum, ExxonMobil, PetroChina, PDVSA, BP, ADNOC, Royal Dutch Shell, Pemex, NNPC, Chevron, NOC, Kuwait Petroleum Corporation, Sonatrach.

International companies that have a market share in upstream sector are:

BG Group

BHP Billiton

ConocoPhillips

Chevron

Eni

ExxonMobil

OMV

Hess Ltd

Marathon Oil

Total

Tullow Oil

First Texas Energy Corp

The midstream sector is dominated by a number of companies that specialize in gathering, processing, transportation, storage and technological application services. Midstream companies include:

Aux Sable

Bridger Group

DCP Midstream

Enbridge Energy Partners

Enterprise Products Partners

Genesis Energy

Gibson Energy

Inergy Midstream

Kinder Morgan Energy Partners

Oneok Partners

Plains All American

Sunoco Logistics

Targa Midstream Services

TransCanada

Williams Companies

Petroleum (crude oil) exploration and production companies: There are around 200 companies globally with 12 companies in Africa, 54 companies in Asia, 63 companies in Europe, 6 companies in Oceania, 45 companies in North America and 13 companies in South America.

Major Oil and Gas Companies in Australia:

Many of the world’s largest oil & gas exploration and production companies have representation in Australia. Apache Corporation,  Arrow Energy,  Australian Worldwide Exploration Ltd,  Bass Strait Oil Company Ltd, Beach Petroleum Ltd, BHP Billiton Petroleum, Carnarvon Petroleum Ltd, Chevron Australia, ConocoPhillips Australia Pty Ltd, Cue Energy Resources Ltd, Eni, ExxonMobil Australia (Esso), INPEX, Magellan Petroleum Australia, Metgasco Limited, Mosaic Oil, Nido Petroleum Limited, Oil Search Limited, OMV Australia Pty Ltd, Origin Energy, QGC, ROC Oil Company, Santos Limited, Senex Energy Limited, Shell in Australia, Strike Energy, Stuart Petroleum Limited, Tap Oil Limited, Total in Australia, Tri-Star Petroleum, Woodside Energy Limited.

Top 10 Universities which offer Petroleum Engineering:

1.   Texas A&M University

2.   University Of Adelaide

3.   University Of New South Wales

4.   Colorado School Of Mines

5.   University Of Manchester

6.   University Of Texas

7.   The University Of Stavanger

8.   Curtin University

9.   Universiti Teknologi Petronas

10. Heriot-Watt University

Global Petroleum Associations:

1.   American Association of Petroleum Geologists

2.   American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical, and Petroleum Engineers

3.   Australian Institute of Petroleum

4.   Australian Petroleum Production and Exploration Association

5.   Canadian Association of Oilwell Drilling Contractors

6.   Canadian Association Of Petroleum Producers

7.   Canadian Heavy Oil Association

8.   Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum

9.   Canadian Society of Petroleum Geologists

10. Denver Region Exploration Geologists' Society

11. Independent Petroleum Association of America

12. Japanese Association for Petroleum Technology

Professional and Industry Associations in Australia

The Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)

The Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association Ltd (APPEA)

The Petroleum Exploration Society of Australia (PESA)

Engineers Australia

Why Brisbane?

Brisbane has been ranked as more beautiful than Kyoto, Seville, Rio de Janeiro and astoundingly Sydney in a social media poll by travel guide company Rough Guides.

It’s official and it’s global. Brisbane has been named 25th in the Monocle Magazine index of the world’s top liveable cities. The poll, which took its votes from Twitter and Facebook, rated Brisbane and Sydney as the eighth and thirteenth most beautiful cities in the world respectively.

"(Brisbane) has been chosen for its winning combination of high-rise modern architecture, lush green spaces and the enormous Brisbane River that snakes its way through the centre before emptying itself into the azure Moreton Bay,"

The good drum on Brisbane is our fine subtropical climate; our 2792 hours of sunshine a year; our 44 book shops; and our leafy parks with their 906 council-operated barbecues. And then there’s Brisbane’s low cost of living in comparison to other Australian cities; a spacious inner city environment; our multiculturalism; our thriving restaurants and cafes; unique architecture; outdoor lifestyle; and an efficient network of ferry, train and bus lines that link the city’s sprawling suburbs to the CBD.

Why to attend???

With members from around the world focused on learning about Petroleum and Refinery; this is your single best opportunity to reach the largest assemblage of participants from the global petroleum sector. Conduct demonstrations, distribute information, meet with current and potential customers, make a splash with a new product line, and receive name recognition at this 3-day event.

World-renowned speakers, the most recent techniques, tactics, and the newest updates in the field of petroleum and refinery are hallmarks of this conference.

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Earth Science-2015

Thanks to all our wonderful speakers, conference attendees contributed for the success of 4thInternational Conference on Earth Science & Climate Change organized by OMICS International. Congratulations for the tremendous job.

With the trail of the success of our previous conference, OMICS International hosted the 4thInternational Conference on Earth Science & Climate Change during June 16-18, 2015 at Melia Alicante, Spain with the theme “An Insight into the Recent Advancements in Geosciences and Climate Change Control” which was a great success where eminent keynote speakers from various reputed organizations with their resplendent presence addressed the gathering.

With the enormous feedback and burgeoning response from the participants from Spain, Portugal, Germany, Italy, France, Greece, Poland, Russia, United Kingdom, USA, China, Korea, Taiwan, Turkey, Egypt, India, Nigeria and many, we OMICS International is glad to announce the commencement of 5th International Conference on Earth Science & Climate Change during July 25-27, 2016 at Bangkok, Thailand.

The conference proceedings were carried out through various Scientific-sessions and plenary lectures. Also the conference was featured with Workshops.

  • Workshop on: "Wildland Fires and Climate Change” by Prof. Jaime Senabre, SINIF, Spain
  • Workshop on: “Support of the Earth Science to BGD (Blue Green Dream) city planning innovations, Prof. Cedo Maksimovic, Blue Green Dream London, UK
  • Workshop on:  "Heliogerontology at the epoch of cosmoplanetary and climate changes” by Prof Alexander Trofimov, ISRICA, Russia

Earth Science-2015 Organizing Committee would like to thank the Moderator of the conference, Jose Sanchez del Rio Saez, Rey Juan Carlos University, Spain who contributed a major part for the smooth functioning and success of this event. OMICS International would like to convey a warm gratitude to all Honorable guests and Keynote Speakers of Earth Science 2015: Alexander Trofimov, ISRICA, Russia, Jaime Senabre, SINIF, Spain and Cedo Maksimovic, Imperial Colleage of London, UK.

With the enormous feedback and promising response from the participants and supporters of Earth Science 2015, OMICS International is glad to announce the commencement of 5thInternational Conference on Earth Science & Climate Change during July 25-27, 2016 at Bangkok, Thailand. We welcome all the eminent researchers, students and delegate participants to take part in this upcoming conference to witness invaluable scientific discussions and contribute to the future innovations in the field of Earth Science and Climate change.


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Earth Science-2014
Earth Science-2014 Report

OMICS Group Conferences successfully hosted its premier 3rd International Conference on Earth Science & Climate Change during July 28-30, 2014 at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel San Francisco Airport, San Francisco, USA.

The conference brought together a broad spectrum of the earth science education community, educators from research universities with their programs and state colleges from across the world, as well as representatives from industry and professional geosciences societies.

This 3rd International Conference on Earth Science & Climate Change was based on the theme “An Insight into the Recent Advancements in Geosciences and Climate Change Control” which covered the below scientific sessions:

  • Geosciences and Geology
  • Geophysics and Atmospheric Sciences
  • Climate Change and Extreme Weather
  • Technologies and Applications of Earth Science
  • Global Warming and Environmental Change
  • Environmental and Marine Sciences
  • Environmental Calamity and Hazards
  • Environmental Management
  • Current Approaches in Environmental Studies
  • Effect of Climate Change on Ecosystem

The conference was greeted by the conference moderator Abel E Navarro, City University of New York, USA.  The support was extended by the honorable guest Alexander Trofimov,International Scientific Research Institute of Cosmic Anthropoecology, Russia; Elena Lioubimtseva, Grand Valley State University, USA; Leiming Zhang, Environment Canada, Canada and energized by Keynote presentations:

  • Helio-protective water for the biosphere and humanity at geomagnetic deprivation, byAlexander Trofimov, International Scientific c Research Institute of Cosmic Anthropoecology, Russia.
  • Understanding and measuring human vulnerability to climate change by Elena Lioubimtseva, Grand Valley State University, USA.
  • Overview of dry and wet removal algorithms by Leiming Zhang, Environment Canada, Canada.

OMICS Group International acknowledges the support of below Chairs and Co-chairs with whom we were able to run the scientific sessions smoothly it included: Alexander Trofimov, International Scientific-Research Institute of Cosmic Anthropoecology, Russia, Suren Kulshreshtha, University of Saskatchewan, Canada; Leiming Zhang, Environment Canada, Canada; Jan Cermak, Mendel University, Czech Republic; Abel Navarro, City university of New York, USA; Elena Lioubimtseva , Grand Valley State University, USA; Douglas Leaffer, Framingham State University, USA; Carlos Gonzalez, University of Florida, USA; John P. Abraham, University of St. Thomas, USA; Thomas Sonnleitner, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, USA and John J. Sansalone, University of Florida, USA

 

Pre-Conference Workshops was also held for the Earth Science-2014 which is being highlighted below:

  • Helio protective water as the chance for the survival of the biosphere and humanity at the conditions of the global geomagnetic deprivation by Alexander Trofimov, ISRICA, Russia.
  • New Trends in Biotechnology: Theory and Applications by Abel Navarro, City University of New York, USA.

Workshop was also held at the Conference venue which is also being highlighted:

  • Workshop on "Climate Change Curriculum Development" by Elena Lioubimtseva,Grand Valley State University, USA
  • Workshop on "Measurement of the whole tree absorptive root area by the impedance method and spatial distribution of root water supply via multi-point sap flow patterns" by Jan Cermak, Mendel University, Czech Republic.
  • Workshops on “Data Collection, Analysis and Application of Speciated Atmospheric Mercury” by Leiming Zhang, Environment Canada, Canada. Energized by oral presentations and informed by panel discussions, the participants spent most of the 2 days in small breakout sessions discussing a series of questions. The results of these sessions were presented to the entire group for discussion and are summarized in the following sections.

This 3rd International Conference on Earth Science & Climate Change uplifted with more than 70 oral presentations by researchers, scientists, professors, industry delegates and more than 10 poster participants around the globe. OMICS Group International has taken the privilege of felicitating Earth Science-2014 Organizing Committee Members, Editorial Board Members of the supported Journals and Keynote Speakers who supported for the success of this event.

Earth Science-2014 is known for uplifting the future of geosciences by encouraging students and fellow researchers to present their work through Poster Presentations and Young Research Forum. Students participated with great zeal and the best posters were awarded for their efforts and outstanding contribution to the food science research. The best poster awardees were: Nina Pourhassan Zenoz, Université de Sherbrooke, Canada, Laura Delgado Balbuena, CINVESTAV, Biotecnología y Bioingeniería, Mexico and Nitin Lahkar,Dibrugarh University, India.

Last but not the least OMICS Group International Conferences wishes to acknowledge with its deep sincere gratitude to all the supporters from  the Editorial Board Members of our Open Access Journals, Keynote speakers, Honorable guests, Valuable speakers, Poster presenters, students, delegates and special thanks to the Media partners for their promotion to make this event a huge success.

With the enormous feedback from the participants and supporters of 3rd International Conference on Earth Science & Climate Change, OMICS Group Conferences is glad to announce its 4th International Conference on Earth Science & Climate Change (Earth Science-2015) event from June 15-17, 2015 at Alicante, Spain.


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Petrochemistry-2014

OMICS Group’s 2nd World Congress on Petrochemistry and Chemical Engineering at Embassy Suites Las Vegas, USA during October 27-29, 2014 was organized with a focus on Critical Review on “Unlocking Energy through Innovation, Technology and Capability”was a great success where eminent keynote speakers from various reputed institutions made their resplendent presence and addressed the gathering.

Petrochemistry-2014 witnessed an amalgamation of peerless speakers who enlightened the crowd with their knowledge and confabulated on various newfangled topics related to the field of Energy.

Petrochemistry-2014 Organizing Committee would like to thank the Moderator of the conference, Dr. J C Jones, Kazakh British Technical University, Kazakhstan who contributed a lot for the smooth functioning of this event.

OMICS Group International would like to convey a warm gratitude to all the Honorable guests and Keynote Speakers of Petrochemistry-2014:

Davis L. Ford, University of Texas at Austin, USA
Ashok Kumar Ray, CSIR-National Metallurgical Laboratory, India
Mileva Radonjic, Louisiana State University, USA
Bushra Al-Duri, University of Birmingham, UK
Chen Zhonghong, China University of Petroleum, China

OMICS Group, on behalf of the conference, congratulates the Best Poster awardees for their outstanding performance and appreciates all the participants who put their efforts in poster presentations and sincerely wishes them success in future endeavors. We would like to thank the Poster Competition Judge Dr. Grigoriy A Sereda, University of South Dakota, USA for his valuable time.

Best Poster Winners:
Boaz vander Plas, Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands
Rongting Xu, China University of Petroleum, China

OMICS Group also took the privilege of felicitating Petrochemistry-2014 Organizing Committee, Editorial Board Members of Journal of Petroleum & Environmental Biotechnology and Journal of Chemical Engineering & Process Technology, Keynote Speakers, Chair and Co-Chairs and Moderator whose support made conference a great success.

With the enormous feedback from the participants and supporters of Petrochemistry-2014, OMICS Group Conferences is glad to announce

3rd World Congress on Petrochemistry and Chemical Engineering

November 30-December 02, 2015 Atlanta, USA


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Petrochemistry-2013

World Congress on Petrochemistry and Chemical Engineering is an important exposition in the field of oil exploration and handling of oil resources all over the world. The conference took place during November 18-20, 2013 in the city of San Antonio, Texas in the midst of a large number of professionals from the energy sector.

The conference attracted the research community, universities and petroleum associations. 10 different tracks and 62 sessions were designed under the theme An Insight into the Advanced Technologies in Petrochemistry and Chemical Engineering”. All the sessions, poster presentations invigorated the conference.

J Kenneth Wittle, from ElectroPetroleum, Inc., USA, presented a keynote talk on “The use of direct current treatment of paraffin plugging in oil wells: A case study”. This was followed by another keynote session on “Petrochemical feedstocks in a changing energy environment” by Mr. J Rick Fontenot, Lyondell Chemical Company, USA. Another two keynote speeches were given by Dr. Anatoly K Khitrin, Kent State University, USA and Dr. Philip Rutberg, Director of Institute for Electrophysics and Electric Power RAS, Russia respectively.

Professors, Fellow researchers and students actively participated in the Poster presentations. OMICS congratulate all the participants for their outstanding efforts in the field of Petrochemistry and Chemical Engineering.

We thank all the organizing committee members, participants, attendees, exhibitor and media partners for their generous support without which the conference would not have been possible.

Book mark your dates for “2nd World Congress on Petrochemistry and Chemical Engineering” which will be held during October 27-29, 2014 in Las Vegas, USA.


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