November 6-8, 2017 | Norris Conference Centers, Houston, TX

Meet the Speakers

2017 Speakers


Rob Westervelt
Rob Westervelt
Editor-in-Chief
Chemical Week
Jose Pires
Jose Pires
Global Excellence and Innovation Leader
Andeavor
Vicki Woods
Vicki Woods
Director, Operational Excellence
Irving Oil
Jeff Hedges
Jeff Hedges
Former General Manager, Operational Excellence
Chevron Corporation
Eugene Fernandez
Eugene Fernandez
Manager Process Improvement
Marathon Petroleum
Captain Hung Nguyen
Captain Hung Nguyen
Former U.S. Coast Guard Captain
Co-chair, Deepwater Horizon Joint Investigation Team
Bjarte Bogsnes
Bjarte Bogsnes
Vice President, Performance Management
Statoil
Ed Brewer
Ed Brewer
General Manager, Strategy and Planning
Duke Energy
Ben Mitchell
Ben Mitchell
HSE&S Manager, Texas Facilities
Lubrizol
Scott Johnson
Scott Johnson
Former Chief Safety Officer, Space Shuttle Program
NASA
Mick O'Connor
Mick O'Connor
Behavioural Safety Manager
Irving Oil
Dale Emanuel
Dale Emanuel
Former CEO
Solomon Associates
Raymond  Floyd
Raymond Floyd
Author, "Liquid Lean"
Former SVP, Suncor
Forrest  Lauher
Forrest Lauher
Former SVP Refining
Western Refining
DuPont de Nemours & Co. Inc
James Porter
Former Chief Engineer and Vice President
DuPont de Nemours & Co. Inc
Barry Holtzman
Barry Holtzman
Former VP – Safety, Security and Training
Plains All American
Michael  Mostert
Michael Mostert
Managing Director
RiskPoynt
Walter Presenti
Walter Presenti
Managing Director, Energy
Berkeley Research Group
Arun Shukla
Arun Shukla
Managing Director
Berkeley Research Group
Chuck Deise
Chuck Deise
SVP Chemical Process Industries
Argo Consulting
Jorge  Mastellari
Jorge Mastellari
Senior Vice President & Partner
Argo Consulting
Jerry  Isch
Jerry Isch
Senior Vice President, Consulting Solutions & Global Safety Lead
KBC Advanced Technologies
David  Hansen
David Hansen
Global Functional Safety Expert CFSE
Mangan Software Solutions
Shane Fitzsimmons
Shane Fitzsimmons
Global Practice Executive, Strategy and Business Excellence
KBC Advanced Technologies
Brian  Flis
Brian Flis
Director
Endeavor Management
Blair Morgan
Blair Morgan
President
Procedure Accelerator
Andrew Klemm
Andrew Klemm
Senior Managing Consultant
Berkeley Research Group