09:30 – 10:10     Inauguration of the exhibition

10:10 – 10:20     Curtain raiser and welcome by Emcee

10:20 – 10:30     Welcome Address

Yousef Al-Benyan, Vice- Chairman & CEO, SABIC and Chairman, GPCA

10:30 – 10:50     Plenary Address:

Upwards and onwards – GPCA’s journey of commitment to Responsible Care®

Dr. Abdulwahab Al Sadoun, Secretary General, GPCA

10:50 – 11:10     Keynote Address: ICCA RCLG journey of Responsible Care®

Baudouin Kelecom, Regional Environmental & Regulatory Manager, ExxonMobil and Chair, ICCA Responsible Care Leadership Group

11:10 – 11:20     Q&A session

Session 2

12:00 – 12:25     Fireside Chat: Responsible approach towards EHS&S


Abdel Hadi Al Suhaimi, Executive President, Saudi Chevron Phillips and Chair, GPCA Responsible Care Committee

Mohamed Shindy, Managing Director, Methanex Egypt

Moderator: Mohammad Al-Shamary, Global EH&S Director, EQUATE

Petrochemical Company


12:25 – 12:40     Q&A session

Session 3: Leaders Dialogue – Zooming into the perspectives of leading chemical associations

13:40 – 14:40     The power of leadership in empowering Responsible Care

Daniel Roczniak, Senior Director, American Chemistry Council

Fireside Chat – Fostering compassionate leadership: From the lens of Responsible Care

Dorothee Arns, Director General, European Association of Chemical Distributors

Shannon Watt, VP Sustainability, Chemistry Industry Association of Canada (CIAC)

Moderator: Daniel Roczniak, Senior Director, American Chemistry Council

Masterclass 1: Building success through technology

15:00- 15:15       How is digitalization transforming EHS&S?

Mehtab Gilani, Associate Partner (Chemical & Petroleum), IBM

15:15 – 15:55     Panel discussion: Leveraging technology to achieve sustainable Responsible Care results


Khaled Ali Al Alyani, Vice President, EHSS, SABIC

Mehtab Gilani, Associate Partner (Chemical & Petroleum), IBM

Majid Al Saidi, Leader HSSE, Downstream, OQ
Eng. Hamad Meatiq Al-Rashidi
, Vice President, Corporate EHSS & Sustainability, Ma’aden

Moderator: Ziad Al-Labban, Advisor to the Chairman, Pilko and Associates

15:55 – 16:10     Q&A session

09:00 – 09:05     Welcome by Emcee

09:05 – 09:15     Welcome remarks

Abdel Hadi Al Suhaimi, Executive President, Saudi Chevron Phillips and Chair, GPCA Responsible Care Committee

09:15 – 09:35     Keynote address: Leader’s role in eliminating process safety incidents

Shakeel Kadri, Executive Director and CEO, Center for Chemical Process Safety [CCPS®]

09:35 – 09:45     Q&A session

Masterclass 2: Sustaining business performance through Responsible Process Safety

09:45 – 10:05     Responsible Care: The foundation to vigilant process safety management

Dr. Luc Vechot, Associate Professor and MD of the Mary Kay O’Connor Process Safety Center – Qatar, Texas A&M University

10:05 – 10:25     How can learning culture and leadership drive responsible care success?

Syed Azhar Moin, Consultant HSE, Ma’aden

10:25 – 10:50     Q&A session

Moderator: Abdullah Hassan Al-Qahtani, Chief Engineer, Process Risk Management (PRM), SABIC

Session 3: Responsible approach towards a sustainable environment

11:25 – 11:40    Driving sustainability in industrial cities

Ahmed Al Hilayel, Health & Environment Director, MODON

11:40 – 11:55     How our social norms influence a key link to our sustainable progress

Amna Al-Shatti, Environmental Expert, EQUATE Petrochemical Company

11:55 – 12:25     Panel discussion and Q&A

Moderator: Mohammed Adil Majid, Manager, TQM, NATPET

12:25 – 12:30     Wrap-up of Day 2 by Emcee

Product Stewardship Workshop

09:00 – 09:20     Introduction to Product Stewardship and its value to our community

Sudhir Sivarajan, Manager, Product Stewardship, Borouge

09:20 – 09:50     Product Qualifications: Good Manufacturing Practice

Dr. Richard Tomanek, Senior Manager, Compliance & Product Stewardship, Sipchem

09:50 – 10:10     Chemical Strategy on Sustainability

Antonio Riganelli, Global Hazard Communication Leader, Dow

10:10 – 10:30     Q&A session

Moderator: Abdullah Abu Haidar, Sr. Specialist, Regulatory Affairs Regulatory Affairs Department – MEA, SABIC

Contractor Safety Workshop

11:00 – 11:20     Dialogue with partners

Saeed Al Zahrani, Staff Engineer, Global EHSS SC Safety, SABIC

11:20 – 11:40     Behaviour based safety

Peer Kroener, Director, GLOBE Logistics

11:40 – 12:00     Road Safety

Mohamed Lisan, HSE Administrator, Al Suwaidi Industrial Services

12:00 – 12:10     Networking break

12:10 – 12:50     Contractor Safety Management – Managing expectations (Roundtable session)

Presenter and Moderator: Salamah Al Dhafiri, Environment, Health and Safety Corporate Director, Sadara Chemical Company