ICIS Surfactants Virtual Conferences


 Headline Partner

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Upcoming digital training courses

2020 continues to change the surfactant industry landscape. While some markets have witnessed growth motivated by upsurge in demand for cleaning products, there are also markets that almost reached the rock bottom. Coupled with uncertainties about the future of  the economy, these scenarios are creating a lack of clarity on what the market would look like in months and years ahead.

How can you remain competitive in the ever-changing surfactants market? 
Learn and understand the factors that are changing the surfactant market dynamics. Analyse the trends and their impact on your business strategies. Doing this will protect your position in the global market and will provide a strong foundation to your short- and long-term goals. Recognising the importance of getting timely insights in order to make sense of the market developments, ICIS brings you the surfactants virtual business essentials training course online for the first time.
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Surfactants Business Essentials
Training Course
12 - 15 October 2020
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Neil Burns
Neil has over 25 years of experience in the chemicals and surfactants business. His firm, Neil A Burns LLC provides investment and advisory services to companies in the surfactant value chain.

As part of this business he also represents Desmet Ballestra in the North American market for detergents and surfactants technology. In addition he is a founder and the CEO of P2 Science, Inc. a renewable chemical company. His previous experience includes the chemicals group at Rio Tinto Zinc plc, Oliver Wyman Consulting, Pilot Chemical Co, VVF Ltd and Oxiteno.

Neil is an experienced public speaker and currently partners with ICIS to produce surfactants conferences globally. He is based in New Jersey in the US.

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The ICIS virtual event series are free to attend for this year only. Our objective is to support our audiences throughout this difficult time by providing a space to reconnect, engage and learn. As we move into 2021 we will bring back face to face events in a physical environment and will reintroduce ticket pricing. Take advantage now to build your network virtually and we will all meet again in the not too distant future.