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Event:Complete anytime before October 31, 2016- MESA/Gartner "Business Value of MES" Survey
These are exciting times, with an increasing focus on cloud-based deployment options, mobility, data analytics and the Internet of Things (IoT) all impacting MES. But, how are they impacting the business value of MES? 

MESA and Gartner have been examining that question together for the past five years and are pleased to announce the launch of this year's "Business Value of MES" survey.
Deadline: October 31, 2016

The survey will be open through October 14th, so act now!  Your participation in this
short, 10-minute survey will help provide valuable insights for further performance improvement, plus it will give you the opportunity to see how your peers are doing faced with the same opportunities and challenges.
As a survey respondent, you will get the following special reports:
  1. The Business Value of MES Study 2015 - this Gartner / MESA report was previously only available for MESA members.
  2.  The Business Value of MES Study 2016 - gain access to this year's full report by completing the survey. 
PLEASE NOTE: ALL SURVEY RESPONSES WILL BE KEPT CONFIDENTIAL. We respect your privacy. Only aggregated results are published. No data from your responses will ever be shared.

Click here to take the survey now. 
Deadline: October 31, 2016

Feel free to e-mail this survey invitation to colleagues, suppliers or customers who are manufacturers. The more input we receive, the more extensive the information you can receive.  
We look forward to sharing the results with you!

Event:October 26-27, 2016, 9th Asian Downstream Week


Event: October 26-27, 2016, 9th Asian Downstream Week

Asian refiners and petrochemical players are constantly looking for new ways to improve operational performance and asset longevity. The agenda for the 9th Annual Asian Downstream Week is designed to help them achieve these objectives. MESA International is a media sponsor of this event.

The region's largest conference and exhibition for the downstream refining and petrochemical industries will take place on the 26-27 October 2016 as part of the Singapore International Energy Week organised by Singapore's Energy Market Authority - which is expected to attract over 15,000 visitors this year.

This year's agenda will revolve around the theme: "Achieving Operational Excellence through Digital Transformation" with an in-depth focus on the following key sub themes:

.Digital Manufacturing & Automation

.Connected Supply Chain

.Operational Excellence & Asset Optimisation

With a wider focus on the petrochemical industry (including specialty chemicals) and new focused stream on automation and digitalisation, ADW16  will showcase keynotes and presentations led by leading industry experts on the two-day, three track conference programme which includes:

.         Claus J. Nehmzow, Digital Innovation Organisation Asia Pacific, BP Singapore Pte Ltd

.         Vishal Mehta, Head of Digital Strategy, Architecture and Technology, Reliance Industries Limited

.         Vikas Prabhu, CIO - Oil, Gas and Retail, Essar Group

.         Martin Hawkins, COO, HMEL

.         Dr Kishor Dongaonkar, VP - Technology Center of Excellence, Reliance Industries Limited

.         P S Moorthy, Engineering Services Manager - Downstream Manufacturing, Shell Eastern Petroleum

.         Dr. Werner Reimann, Senior Expert Application Development Fuel Additives, Clariant Produkte 

.         Selva Guru, Principal Engineer, Singapore Refining Company

.         Sharul Rashid, Principal Engineer - Instrument and Control, Petronas Penapisan Terengganu

.         Abdullah Dhafer, Operational Excellence Leader, Saudi Aramco

.         Sudhagar Raghavan, Manager - Global Lean & Operational Excellence, BASF

.         Mai Tuan Dat, Production Manager, Binh Son Refining & Petrochemical

.         Charles Nie, E-business and Supply Chain Optimization Manager, Covestro 

ADW16 At a Glance

.         4 Plenary Keynotes, 3 strategy-focused streams

.         50+ Expert Speakers, 40 International Exhibitors, 600 Downstream, Refining & Petrochemicals Experts

.         FREE to attend on-floor technical seminar

.         Schedule 1-to-1 business meetings

.         Access to international energy professionals at the networking cocktail reception

Download the brochure to view the full programme and see who else will be speaking:

.         Interested to visit the exhibition & attend the technical seminar?

Register today for your FREE visitor pass:

.         Interested to attend the conference and access ALL areas of the 2-day event?

Click HERE to register for a 25% discounted conference pass or visit:

The 2016 event will once again bring together key players in the oil & gas, refining and petrochemical industries to discuss business-critical issues including: project development, margin improvements, energy efficiency, and integration of petrochemical complexes. Get involved today!

***Speaking, commercial and exhibiting opportunities available. Contact us today          

E: T:  +65 6590 3970

Event:November 7-10, 2016, 2016 Process Control and Safety Symposium and Exhibition
Location:Houston Marriott Westchase

2016 Process Control & Safety Symposium and Exhibition (PCS) - Sponsored by the Process Measurement and Control, Safety and Security, Chemical and Petroleum, Communications, Education, Pulp and Paper, and Management Divisions of ISA and the ISA Houston Section are teaming up once again to bring a world-class program, exhibit, and networking event to Houston, Texas, in November 2016. MESA is a media sponsor of this event.

Conference tracks, featuring sessions led by the world's leading experts, will cover critical instrumentation, communications, control systems, safety and security topics. Engineers, technicians, and plant managers from the oil and gas, refining, chemical, petrochemical, and other process industries will benefit from this three-day intensive event. Social events, keynote presentations, panel discussions, training courses, and an exhibit featuring leading companies will round out the event.

Register here.

Event:November 17 & 18, 2016, MESA Africa 8th Annual Conference 
Location:Ruimsig, Gauteng, South Africa