The Conference Connection Inc is pleased to announce the 9TH MIDDLE EAST BITUMEN/ASPHALT CONFERENCE 2019 (MEB) will be held in Dubai , UAE on 27 November 2019. Following the success of MEB 2010 to 2017 which attracted 1,300 senior decision and key players in the bitumen/asphalt industry from more than 50 countries worldwide, MEB 2019 will continue to provide a platform for thought-provoking debate on current issues and challenges facing the industry.
Mr. Burhan Al Hashemi
Managing Director, Commercial & International Sales, Emirates National Oil Company Limited (ENOC) LLC, UAE
Eng. Samwel Okech Omer
Director – Highway Planning & Design, Kenya National Highways Authority (KeNHA), Kenya
Dr. Md. Abdullah Al Mamun
Director, Bangladesh Road Research Laboratory (BRRL), Roads & Highways Department, Ministry of Road Transport & Bridges, Bangladesh
Mr. M. Adil Khattak
Chief Executive Officer, Attock Refinery Limited, Pakistan
Mr. Neil Jayasekera
Managing Director, Ceylon Petroleum Corporation, Sri Lanka
Mr. Abdullatif Mohamed
Trader International Sales, International Marketing, The Bahrain Petroleum Company (BAPCO), Bahrain
Capt. Allen R. Pinto
Director of Shipping Operations & Head of Bulk Bitumen (Middle East, India, Africa), Richmond Mercantile Ltd FZC, UAE
Mr. Rajesh Kumar Jain
Head – Bitumen Business, India & Indian Subcontinent, GP Global Asphalt Pvt. Ltd., India
Mr. Ashoka Siriwardena
Chairman & Managing Director, Bitumix (Private) Ltd, Sri Lanka
Assoc. Prof. Otakar Vacin
Department of Transportation Systems, Czech Technical University, Prague
Mr. Tod D. McGreevy
Muse, Stancil & Co.
Mr. Tod McGreevy has over 29 years industry experience and a diverse background in petroleum refining and manufacturing. Mr. McGreevy currently serves as Vice-President and Director of Muse, Stancil and Co., a global energy consultancy headquartered in Dallas, Texas. He has been with Muse since 2003 and is also a Director of Muse’s Singapore affiliate, Muse, Stancil & Co (Asia), Pte. Ltd.
During his career, Mr. McGreevy has held various positions that encompass many of the technical/managerial functions found in the downstream sector of the petroleum industry. Previous work assignments have given him a wealth of experience in refinery economics including tactical planning and optimization, long-term, strategic planning, project evaluation, economic justification, and development, budgeting, financial performance measurement and benchmarking, and financial modeling.
Dr. Daniel Llort
Project Manager, Ministry of Infrastructure Development, UAE
Mr. Benyam Berhane
Managing Director, Country Trading PLC, Ethiopia
Mr. Farjam Behrouzi
Managing Director, Mehrjam International Business Development, Iran
Mr. Shakil Ahmed Tanvir
Managing Director, GreenGrain Group
Eng. Soughah AlSamahi
Civil Engineer, Ministry of Infrastructure Development, UAE
Soughah AlSamahi graduated from the American University of Sharjah in 2018 with a bachelors degree in Civil Engineering and a minor of Engineering Management. She is currently working under the roads department in the Ministry of Infrastructure Development for a year. She is specializing in the development and implementation of the road asset management system. The ministry’s road asset management has been recognized and awarded with te Global Road Achievement Award from the International Road Federation and published in PIARC World Road Congress in AbuDhabi 2019 as best practice.
She is involved in:
• Road Asset Management System operation and development
• Routine maintenance under the performance based maintenance contracts
• Applying/searching for innovation solutions to implement in the federal road network
• Developing specifications for successful innovative techniques (in pavements)
• Smart Data and Smart cities teams
• Development of UAE Asset Management Strategy team
Hear what Delegates have to say about MEB over the years
"This was the first time I attended the event and was very impressed. Keep up the good work”
- Mr. Michael Bazergan, Sales & Marketing, Black Gold Trading Company
“MEB is an excellent forum for sharing developments in the field of bitumen in the region and perhaps the only forum for professional networking”
- Mr. Manpreet Sethi, Development Manager, Kraton Polymers International Ltd
"The conference provides me with an overview of the middle east bitumen scenario & knowing who’s who of bitumen industry”
- Mr. Dinesh Sharma, Head (Petcoke & Sulphur) – Marketing, HPCL – Mittal Energy Limited (HMEL)
“Networking is very good. Its most important for easy networking”
- Mr. Paresh Shah, Neptune Tradelink
"MEB has been excellent over last few years, covering many wide ranging topics, participated by delegates from US to NZ and very well organized"
- Mr. Abhijit Upadhye, Richmond Group
"Excellent platform for networking and knowledge"
- Mr. Gupta Subhash, Yash International
"An excellent opportunity to meet bitumen industry commercial and technical community and network with them"
- Mr. Ashoka Siriwardena, Bitumix
"It is really good conference meeting people and hearing new thing regarding bitumen market"
- Mr. Hikmat Osman, Ghantoot Trading
"There are topics related to current trends and a lot of technical session, also networking"
- Mr G Abhilash, ABN Petroleum Trading
"It was my first time attending this conference and could meet good number of suppliers/shippers for my business which is shipping"
- Mr. Hossein Najipour, Hormoz Marine Shipping Co
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