The world of surfactants is constantly evolving throwing up both opportunities and challenges for companies.
Understanding surfactants, their markets and pricing is crucial for doing business in these products.
Attending this course will give you insight into the different types of surfactants and a firm understanding of the surfactant industry (major players, key global demand and supply trends).
This course is delivered in association with Neil A. Burns LLC.
To view scheduled times for this course and to book a place, please visit our petrochemicals course calendar.
Not the right course for you? Try our Petrochemicals II & III courses
Did you know that ICIS also runs a series of surfactants conferences around the globe? To find out more visit www.icis-surfactants.com
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Benefits to you and your company:
This one-day course offers a comprehensive introduction to the world of surfactants covering the basics of production processes, raw materials, applications, industry structure, future trends, pricing and markets.
The course will help delegates understand:
Hands on practice:
During the course you will also have an opportunity to put some of the learning into practice. Exercises and group discussions will help reinforce the information given in presentations and help you see how the different value chains interact.
Welcome and introduction
Production routes to surfactants
Exercise – Building the surfactants value chain
Price and cost drivers
End of seminar
Neil Burns has over 25 years of experience in the chemicals and surfactants business. He is the managing partner at Neil A Burns LLC and the founding CEO, investor and board member at P2 Science, a surfactant technology company.read more