This course provides an in-depth yet practical review of hydrotreating technology in a crude oil refinery. The lecturers will cover topics ranging from the chemistry of hydrotreating to a discussion of the design of commercial processes and reactors. The programme will address diesel, jet fuel and naphtha hydrotreating, feed pre-treatment for conversion units and consider hydrogen, production and purification.
In order to comply with regulations and to optimise margins, refineries have
to blend components of different qualities and values to meet stringent product
specifications, without product ‘giveaway’.
The relevance of product quality specifications will be covered in detail,
along with calculation methods for estimating the qualities of blended products.
This also includes gaining an understanding of the valuation of
blendstocks and their relevance in producing products in the most economical
ClickZ Live is a next-generation event that addresses the increasing change of pace in the digital marketing industry, to meet the diverse educational needs of today's online marketing community. Over the past few years, the engaging educational content that marketers have come to expect from the SES brand has expanded beyond just search marketing to include the latest strategic and tactical thinking from expert marketing practitioners in the fields of social media, display, mobile, digital TV advertising and marketing.
Check the website for details of the 9th annual FX Invest conference for the North
America region taking place in Boston, USA. FX Invest North America will
bring together leading buy-side practitioners in the fast developing foreign
exchange and currency markets. This is the must-attend event for those who want
to better understand the implications of recent market developments, and the
ways to best take advantage of them.
The recent financial crisis triggered in its wake myriad regulatory changes that continue to challenge the banking sector. As firms adapt to increasing demands and hurry to meet the strict deadlines imposed by regulators, blurred definitions and spiralling costs continue to cause concern. In these testing times, Risk is proud to launch Bank Risk Europe 2015.
Launching in London on April 13 and 14 2015, Bank Risk Europe will gather the key players in the banking industry as they discuss and disclose their private views on everything from the FRTB and IRRBB to risk culture and risk appetite. Assembling CRO’s and Heads of risk from across the board, as well as influential figures from the regulatory community; Bank Risk Europe is the exclusive forum to hear from those responsible for ensuring the smooth transition and implementation of such profound change.
Custody Risk's Americas Awards, recognizes the outstanding achievers in the securities services industry in North and South America. We celebrate the industry's hard work in style and the awards ceremony is an opportunity to network and find out about the companies performing well in the industry.
Risk is proud to present Quant Europe 2015, our annual conference showcasing the latest innovations in derivatives price modelling, risk management and quantitative strategies being adopted by leading financial institutions.
Over the past ten years, this conference has provided a perfect meeting point for the quantitative finance community to present new research, cutting-edge practical applications and invaluable insights that attempt to tackle some of the most urgent challenges in the field of derivatives modelling, pricing, quantitative trading and risk management.
Risk is delighted to announce the launch of Buy-side Risk Europe! Taking place on 15 April, with a separately bookable post-conference workshop on 16 April, the event brings you a packed agenda, featuring the key risk management challenges currently facing the buy-side community.
The exciting new agenda features a keynote presentation from a leading alternative asset manager CEO. Well known pension fund risk professionals from across Europe discussing and debating interest rate and inflation risk within ALM. Lastly, prominent CROs will join force to deliberate their main challenges and answer your questions in the closing roundtable discussion.
The 6th ERTC Energy Efficiency conference will take place in Brussels. The 2015 agenda will explore the impact of low natural gas prices in the US and, whether energy efficiency could be the solution for improving competitiveness for European refiners. We will also review the efforts being made to meet EU energy efficiency targets and whether these targets will be affected by the turnaround in energy policy on the supply strategy of refineries.