European Refining Technology Conference 2018

Total is delighted to host ERTC 2018

The refining and petrochemicals industry in Europe is evolving to answer many challenges it encounters: an uncertain environment for refining margins,increased competition from new US petrochemicals projects leveraging cheap and abundant feed stock, request from stakeholders for cleaner, energy-efficient and sustainable industries. ERTC is a fine platform to showcase our developments and address those growing issues.

In Europe, Total has been investing in a series of major modernization projects in our French and Belgian platforms, In parallel, Total recently announced different growth projects in petrochemicals. These projects and investments are amongst the numerous subjects we will have the pleasure to discuss together in Cannes.

Why ERTC 2018?
Keeping the International Energy Agency’s (IEA) 2°C scenario in mind, Total has the ambition to become The responsible energy major, providing affordable,reliable and clean energy to its customers. Our Refining & Chemicals ambition goes hand in hand with this: Provide clean and affordable fuels and polymers.

ERTC synchronises perfectly with our strategy as it brings together our European refining and petrochemical peers alongside global leading technology and solution providers for what promises to be an excellent gathering of thought-leadership, innovation and in-depth discussions.

Total looks forward to what is set to be an excellent three days in Cannes and we hope that you can join us.

Meet Total representatives


Meet Total representatives

Christophe Vuillez, SVP, Strategy,  Development & Research, will make an opening speech about “Responding to Today’s Downstream  Challenges: The Vision of Total” to kick off the first day of  the Conference plenary
Alongside Christophe we have an impressive number of delegates and  line-up of additional Total speakers including Jean Viallefont, Vice President,  Polymers Europe, Francis Parmentier, Project Director, La Mède



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