9th CCPS Latin American Conference on Process Safety

June 16-18, 2020

The Latin American Conference on Process Safety is part of CCPS' family of Global Congress on Process Safety. This conference, co-organized by ABIQUIM, is part of CCPS' worldwide effort to prevent major accidents through promoting lifelong learning as well as continuous improvement in process safety. Leia em Português

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Why Should You Attend?

The Latin American Conference on Process Safety will be held in São Paulo, Brazil on June 17-18, 2020, with a pre-conference course scheduled for June 16, 2020.

The Conference will be of special interest to senior executives, managers, and mid-level managers as well as to professionals responsible for leading process safety management.

Professionals working in companies that are part of the value chain such as consulting and engineering, design and construction (EDC) companies, field service providers and insurers, among others, with interests in Latin America and the Caribbean will find in this congress an event of great value.

The conference will feature world-class speakers addressing the issue from a strategic, management and operational point of view.

The theme for the conference will be Vision 20/20 which includes five (5) Industry Tenets and four (4) Societal Themes listed below, with a spotlight on Biofuels, Mining and Metals / Steel.

Industrial Tenets

  • Committed Culture
  • Intentional Competency Development
  • Disciplined Adherence to Standards
  • Vibrant Management Systems
  • Enhanced Applications of Lessons Learned

Societal Themes

  • Meticulous Verification
  • Enhanced Stakeholder Knowledge
  • Responsible Collaboration
  • Harmonization of Global Standards

We will open call for papers shortly on the following topics:

  • Leadership and Culture
  • Quality assurance & Asset Integrity
  • Management of Change
  • Hazards Identification and Risk Management
  • Managing Cyber risks and Process Safety Technology
  • Emergency Management and stakeholder outreach
  • Competencies and Human factors in Process Safety
  • Case Studies and Lessons Learned
  • Dust hazards in Mining/Steel/Bio combustibles

Please mark the date and plan on attending.  If you have any questions or comments regarding the conference, please contact Marvin Szoychen, Latin American Regional Manager at marvs@aiche.org or Louisa Nara, Global Technical Director at louna@aiche.org.