October 2-3, 2024 | DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Greenway Plaza - Houston, TX

Call for abstracts is now closed. Accepted speakers will be notified on July 1, 2024.

For 17 years, Hydrocarbon Processing’s International Refining and Petrochemical Conference (IRPC) has been the leading downstream technical conference. The two-day conference and exhibition will provide a high-level technical forum in which key players in the global petrochemical and refinery sector will meet to share knowledge and learn about best practices and the latest industry advances.


The conference is an ideal venue for HPI professionals to network with their peers.

  • 86% of attendees held the job title of Manager-level or higher
  • 96% of attendees rated the conference as valuable
  • 96% stated that they would recommend IRPC to their colleagues.

Call for abstracts

Our call for abstracts is now closed, and we had a 30% increase in submissions compared to last year. This surge in participation and interest underscores the unparalleled value and relevance of our conference.

Accepted speakers will be notified on Monday, July 1, 2024.

Top Reasons to Attend

  • Exposure to new technologies and innovations: IRPC  showcases the latest applied technological advancements, innovative processes, and breakthrough research in the field.
  • Networking with industry leaders: Our networking opportunities will give you the chance to network with industry leaders, key stakeholders, and decision-makers from around the world.
  • Access to subject matter experts: The IRPC conference program is compiled by an esteemed advisory board of HPI industry veterans. Our speakers are leaders in the HPI industry and renowned subject matter experts.
  • Industry insights and knowledge: by attending IRPC, you will gain valuable insights into the latest trends and technologies affecting the refining and petrochemical industry. You will learn about emerging market dynamics, explore new business opportunities, and stay updated on industry best practices.
  • Brand visibility and thought leadership: Attending IRPC will give you the opportunity to enhance your personal and company brand visibility within the industry.

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