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Great Carpets of the Chemical Conferences

When it comes to spectacular conference carpets, the golden swirls on the ballroom floor at the Atlantis, The Palm, Dubai for GPCA are now considered the most splendid of all.   Surpassing even the lastingly popular psychedelic carpet of the ICIS suite in the Marriott, San Antonio at NPRA.  

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NPRA chooses ICIS for conference mag

NPRA has chosen ICIS to put together its IPC conference magazine. Once again our own John Baker has put together a state-of-the-art topical digital magazine with high quality articles and photography.    As well as the online version, which will be available to all, NPRA delegates will get the glossy mag in their delegate packs when they […]

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NCAA basketball semi-final in San Antonio

Even petchem NPRA-going basketball fans seem to have been taken by surprise by the fact that the NCAA semi-finals are taking place in San Antonio this weekend – the very same days that the NPRA (IPC) is in town.   Phew, what a relief that we booked our hotel rooms back in November, when the […]

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Speakers at NPRA 2011

The speakers for the National Petrochemical and Refiners Association (NPRA) International Petrochemical Conference (IPC) 2011 are now shown in the members’ area of the conference website.   Monday’s 8.00-9.30 General Session features Stephen J Dubner, author of “Superfreakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything.”  Followed by Ron Brownstein from National Journal on […]

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NPRA 2011 – 2,460 signed up

The annual NPRA IPC conference in San Antonio this year has already signed up over 2,460 delegates, according to a delegate list seen this week. The International Petrochemical Conference (IPC) will take place at the Grand Hyatt San Antonio on 27-29 March 2011. Last year’s conference had between 2,400 and 2,500 delegates. Delegates registered by […]

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