Generating Growth & Sharing the Success

The National Petrochemical Company (NPC) of Iran will hold its 13th international Iran Petrochemical Forum (IPF) on 22-23 April 2017 at IRIB Int'l Conference Center in Tehran, Iran. The petrochemical industry is becoming more and more an indispensable and an integral part of human progress and growth. The industry, however, is facing a number of pressing issues and challenges. IPF-2017 will focus on some of these challenges and needs including sustainable use of hydrocarbon resources, shortage of feedstock especially natural gas, competitive solutions and state-of-the-art technologies to maximize returns and to diversify and enrich value chain.



Will be Inaugurated by

  • Bijan N. Zangeneh

    Bijan N. Zangeneh

    Minister of  Petroleum I. R. of Iran
  • Marziyeh Shahdaei

    Marziyeh Shahdaei

    Deputy Minister of Petroleum & President of National Petrochemical Co. (NPC) I. R. of Iran
  • Farnaz Alavi

    Farnaz Alavi

    Director of Planning & Development, National Petrochemical Co. (NPC) & Forum Chairperson, I. R. of Iran
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Keynote Speakers

  • Mohammad H. Adeli

    Mohammad H. Adeli

    Secretary General, Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF)
  • Per Bakkerud

    Per Bakkerud

    Executive Vice President, Haldor Topsoe AS, Denmark
  • Christian Bruch

    Christian Bruch

    Member of the Executive Board, Linde AG, Germany
  • Jean Sentenac

    Jean Sentenac

    Chairman & CEO, Axens France
  • Olivier Thorel

    Olivier Thorel

    Vice President APME, Global Ventures & NBD, Shell Chemicals, The Netherlands
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  • Matthieu Giard

    Matthieu Giard

    Air Liquide Group, Executive Vice President, Africa, Middle East, India, France
  • Lars H.Evensen

    Lars H.Evensen

    Business Development Manager, Norner, Norway
  • Alastair Hensman

    Alastair Hensman

     Vice President Nexant Limited, UK
  • Stefan Kratz

    Stefan Kratz

    Managing Director, Ferrostaal Topsoe Projects GmbH, Germany
  • Serge Lorek

    Serge Lorek

    Deputy Vice President Business Development Refining & Petrochemicals Orient, Total S.A., France
  • Nigel Orchard

    Nigel Orchard

    General Manager, PT&E, UOP Limited, United Kingdom
  • Balasubramaniam Ramani

    Balasubramaniam Ramani

    Senior Consultant, Asia, ICIS, Singapore
  • Peter Roberts

    Peter Roberts

    Methanol Market Director, Johnson Matthey Plc, UK
  • Andrew Spiers

    Andrew Spiers

    Senior Vice President, Middle East, Energy & Chemicals Advisory Nexant Limited, UK
  • Torsten Wintergerste

    Torsten Wintergerste

    Division President Chemtech, Member of the Executive Committee, Sulzer Ltd., Germany
  • Stefano Zehnder

    Stefano Zehnder

    Senior Consultant Global Refining & Petrochemical Feedstocks, ICIS, Italy
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International Partner

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Forum Secretariat (IICIC)


Address: NO.4,7 th Floor, Mellat Tower, Vali e Asr St., Tehran_Iran
Tel: +98(21)22048859-22037383
Fax: +98(21)22044769


Address: 3rd Floor, Kronenstr. 1, 10117 Berlin – Germany
Tel: +49 30 804 92100
Fax: +49 30 804 92102


Contact Person: Monique Quant
Tel: +44 776 776 0277

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