Tuesday 17 May 2022 | Day 0

10:00 – 11:00

Registration and networking

Sponsored by:

11:00 – 11:05

Welcome and opening by Emcee

11:05 – 12:30

Putting customer-centricity at the forefront

Digitalization and evolving demands from end-user industries have forced chemical companies to design new offerings. Robust solutions are needed to tackle the convergence of end-user industries, the shift in preferences from customers and the emergence of advanced technologies.

  • Keeping a track of evolving needs of customers and end-users
  • Developing new business models and accelerating innovation through new digital technologies
  • Taking the road to sustainable development – Co-creating solutions with end-users
  • Fulfilling customer expectations by building logistic partnerships

12:30 – 14:00

Networking lunch and prayer break

Sponsored by:

14:00 – 15:15

How will digitalization and new technologies open new opportunities for the workforce?

  • Talent and workforce requirements to prepare for the future digital supply chain
  • Which are the new skills and roles on the horizon for supply chain professionals?
  • Will digital technologies create major changes in current supply chain roles across procurement, manufacturing and planning?

15:15 – 15:20

Closing by Emcee

Wednesday 18 May 2022 | Day 1

08:00 – 09:00

Registration and networking

Sponsored by:

09:00 – 09:10

Curtain raiser and opening by Emcee

09:20 – 09:50

Executive Panel: GCC Rail – The game changer of logistics and supply chain

10:00 – 10:20

Plenary Address: Reimagining the future global supply chain

10:20 – 10:55

Networking Break

Sponsored by:

10:55 – 11:45

Masterclass: Future-proofing your supply chains by building a strong risk management framework

The masterclass will focus on the below:

  • Building a risk aware culture in your organization
  • Developing robust strategies for managing known and unknown risks
  • Building a secure and reliable supply chain network

11:55 – 12:15

The ESG agenda: How does it impact chemical supply chains

  • How end-to-end visibility affects ESG reputation and sustainability
  • What data should be reported to investors about ESG risks in supply chain?
  • Best practices to make ESG changes in supply chains

12:30 – 13:45

Networking lunch and prayer break

13:45 – 14:05

Reducing Scope 3 emissions: The golden opportunity for procurement

14:05 – 14:25

IMO 2030: How to decarbonize shipping – insights from Singapore

14:40 – 14:45

Closing remarks from the Emcee

Sponsored by:

19:00 – 22:00

Gala Dinner

Sponsored by:

Thursday 19 May 2022 | Day 2

08:00 – 09:00

Registration and networking

Sponsored by:

09:00 – 09:05

Opening by Emcee

09:15 – 09:35

Keynote Address: Facilitating Intra-GCC Trade within the Framework of the GCC Custom Union

09:35 – 09:45

Q&A session

09:45 – 10:05

Looking beyond sustainability: Challenges and opportunities for supply chain resilience in the era of climate change

10:05 – 10:15

Q&A session

10:15 – 10:35

How MODON is transforming the supply chain in the region

10:35 – 10:45

Q&A session

11:15 – 12:15

Masterclass: Container shipping shortage – A ripple effect on the entire supply chain. How do we address this challenge?

  • Where did all the containers disappear
  • How are polymer markets dealing with the container crisis
  • Will the container market ever find its “normal”
  • What to look forward to in 2022

12:15 – 12:30

Q&A Session

12:35 – 12:50

Closing remarks

12:50 – 14:30

Networking lunch and prayer

Sponsored by:
17 May 2022

Tuesday 17 May 2022 | Day 0

10:00 – 11:00

Registration and networking

Sponsored by:

11:00 – 11:05

Welcome and opening by Emcee

11:05 – 12:30

Putting customer-centricity at the forefront

Digitalization and evolving demands from end-user industries have forced chemical companies to design new offerings. Robust solutions are needed to tackle the convergence of end-user industries, the shift in preferences from customers and the emergence of advanced technologies.

  • Keeping a track of evolving needs of customers and end-users
  • Developing new business models and accelerating innovation through new digital technologies
  • Taking the road to sustainable development – Co-creating solutions with end-users
  • Fulfilling customer expectations by building logistic partnerships

12:30 – 14:00

Networking lunch and prayer break

Sponsored by:

14:00 – 15:15

How will digitalization and new technologies open new opportunities for the workforce?

  • Talent and workforce requirements to prepare for the future digital supply chain
  • Which are the new skills and roles on the horizon for supply chain professionals?
  • Will digital technologies create major changes in current supply chain roles across procurement, manufacturing and planning?

15:15 – 15:20

Closing by Emcee

18 May 2022

Wednesday 18 May 2022 | Day 1

08:00 – 09:00

Registration and networking

Sponsored by:

09:00 – 09:10

Curtain raiser and opening by Emcee

09:20 – 09:50

Executive Panel: GCC Rail – The game changer of logistics and supply chain

10:00 – 10:20

Plenary Address: Reimagining the future global supply chain

10:20 – 10:55

Networking Break

Sponsored by:

10:55 – 11:45

Masterclass: Future-proofing your supply chains by building a strong risk management framework

The masterclass will focus on the below:

  • Building a risk aware culture in your organization
  • Developing robust strategies for managing known and unknown risks
  • Building a secure and reliable supply chain network

11:55 – 12:15

The ESG agenda: How does it impact chemical supply chains

  • How end-to-end visibility affects ESG reputation and sustainability
  • What data should be reported to investors about ESG risks in supply chain?
  • Best practices to make ESG changes in supply chains

12:30 – 13:45

Networking lunch and prayer break

13:45 – 14:05

Reducing Scope 3 emissions: The golden opportunity for procurement

14:05 – 14:25

IMO 2030: How to decarbonize shipping – insights from Singapore

14:40 – 14:45

Closing remarks from the Emcee

Sponsored by:

19:00 – 22:00

Gala Dinner

Sponsored by:
19 May 2022

Thursday 19 May 2022 | Day 2

08:00 – 09:00

Registration and networking

Sponsored by:

09:00 – 09:05

Opening by Emcee

09:15 – 09:35

Keynote Address: Facilitating Intra-GCC Trade within the Framework of the GCC Custom Union

09:35 – 09:45

Q&A session

09:45 – 10:05

Looking beyond sustainability: Challenges and opportunities for supply chain resilience in the era of climate change

10:05 – 10:15

Q&A session

10:15 – 10:35

How MODON is transforming the supply chain in the region

10:35 – 10:45

Q&A session

11:15 – 12:15

Masterclass: Container shipping shortage – A ripple effect on the entire supply chain. How do we address this challenge?

  • Where did all the containers disappear
  • How are polymer markets dealing with the container crisis
  • Will the container market ever find its “normal”
  • What to look forward to in 2022

12:15 – 12:30

Q&A Session

12:35 – 12:50

Closing remarks

12:50 – 14:30

Networking lunch and prayer

Sponsored by: