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Earlybird discount off Aromatics Conference

I’ve been away for a few days but I see that in my absence the first mailing has gone out for the 9th European Aromatics & Derivatives Conference, encouraging folk to sign up for the earlybird discount of €146 per delegate off the standard fee.   Early registration fee (booking on or before 3rd September 2010) €749 + […]

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PHOTOS: ICIS Phenol Conference in Berlin

I snapped a few crafty photos from the second row of the 6th ICIS Phenol-Acetone Conference on Wednesday morning. 1 Our own Julia Meehan opens the conference 2 Chairman John Keeley and second speaker, Alastair Hensman, Nexant/Chemsystems 3 Keynote speaker Michael Foeste from Mitsui & Co Deutschland    

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ICIS Training Berlin

A few photos from ICIS Training in Berlin. 1 Peter and Nigel join in the breakout session on Day 1 2 Another group hard at work in the breakout session. 3 Preparing the final presentation on the flipchart.

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Berlin in Summertime

Berlin is the place to be next week for the ICIS Phenol Conference and two days of ICIS Training. We’re setting off armed with a load of ICIS paraphernalia, travelling on an assortment of airlines to avoid British Airways during the strike period.   I understand that the delegate numbers for the 6th ICIS Phenol-Acetone […]

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PHOTOS: Official EPCA 2009 Berlin photos

At last, the official EPCA photos we were all looking forward to. EPCA posted them on the website on Wednesday, where delegates are able to download them by using their conference username and password. A few selected highlights have been chosen for the Blog’s readers (photos copyright EPCA).    

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VIDEO: Memories of EPCA 2009 Berlin

The whole EPCA Berlin experience is captured for posterity in this video clip, shot in the lobby of the Berlin Intercontinental and the ICIS suite, and starring familiar faces from the world of petrochemicals as they rush about their business over three days in October 2009. Thanks to Stephen Burns of ICIS Houston for encapsulating […]

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VIDEO: Our Man in Berlin

We were keenly awaiting the photos of the Accenture party at EPCA 2009 in Berlin, but now something even better has appeared. ICIS Houston’s Stephen Burns has recorded this memorable moment and running with a Berlin Cold War theme, has entitled it ”The Man Who Came in for a Rolled.” “Whoa…!!  Industry events where they hand out Cubanos??  Sign me up, […]

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From Berlin to Florence

Caroline Howard reflects on this week’s PET conference in Florence ….   The warm October sunshine is the first thing to hit me on landing at Florence airport. I am at the Global Service International (GSI) PET customer day which is being held in a stately home in the town of Artimino.   Set in […]

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PHOTOS: Vopak Party at EPCA Berlin

The Vopak Monday night party at EPCA was one of the conference highlights. Here is a selection of pictures of the Blog’s favourite characters from the Vopak photo collection …  

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Goodbye to Berlin

It’s Tuesday midday and the ICIS suite is as empty as a hollow gourd. In writing the final word on the EPCA 2009 conference in Berlin, the Blog will be careful to avoid all mention of the usual Top 10 parties, after a friend hinted that it aroused jealousy and ire amongst wives and stay-at-home colleagues, […]

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