The 14th ICIS Pan American Base Oils & Lubricants Conference

Shifting lubricant and base stock usage – Impacts for the supply chain

November 28-30, 2018 // Hyatt Regency Jersey City, USA


Gold Sponsor


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Conference Agenda

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08:00Registration and refreshments
08:50Welcome and Chairs’ opening remarks [More Info]
09:00Global transportation sector outlook to 2040 [More Info]
09:40Group I or Group II? Optimizing capabilities vs. requirements [More Info]
10:20Refreshment break and networking
10:50Developments and improvements in the Mexican base oil market [More Info]
11:30Enhancing compliance with European quality standards for automotive lubricants [More Info]
12:10Panel discussion: How can we improve the industry specification and test development processes through collaboration? [More Info]
12:50Lunch and networking
13:50The future of US PCMO market: A marketing view [More Info]
14:30West South American lubricants and base oil markets [More Info]
15:10Refreshment break and networking
15:40Re-refined base oils: Developments in Latin America [More Info]
16:20Panel discussion: How can the industry manage approved and unapproved lubricants? [More Info]
17:00Special message from ExxonMobil
17:05Chairs’ closing remarks
17:15Close of conference day one and networking reception sponsored by ExxonMobil
08:50Welcome and Chairs' opening remarks [More Info]
09:00Specifications update: Implications for the industry [More Info]
09:40The Mexican lubricants market - A new chapter [More Info]
10:20Refreshment break and networking
10:50Marpol 2018 – How will new environmental regulations affect the base oils & lubricants industry? [More Info]
11:30Group III supply & demand outlook: Impacts for the value chain [More Info]
12:10Viscosity modifier impacts on lubricant fuel economy performance [More Info]
12:50Chairs' closing remarks
13:00Lunch and end of conference