Learn how to embed the culture, systems and processes of the world's Highest Reliability Organizations.

If you're in a hazardous industry, you're facing more volatility, complexity and risk than ever before. With markets shifting, regulations changing and pressure to increase efficiency in your operations -  how can you deliver consistent operational excellence?

 Join over 150 business leaders and learn world class strategies for keeping your people safe, your operations productive and your products sustainable at North America’s leading forum on Operational Excellence in Energy, Chemicals and Resources.  This year's event has tracks on Operational Risk Management, AI & Machine Learning, Lean Transformation,Human Factors, Leadership & Culture, Asset Optimization, Process Safety, Environmental Excellence, Digital Transformation and more.

Over 30 industry-leading speakers will share how to:


Leverage the latest strategies to optimize Maintenance and Reliability


Drive Operational Excellence to the frontline


Manage Change - without Compromising Business Performance


Increase Risk Visibility by Optimizing Data and Information Management


Identify the Cultural Gaps that are Impacting your Company's Safety, Quality, Reliability and Profitability


Strengthen your Core Operating Processes - including Process and Human Safety, Environmental Performance and Compliance - to Drive Enterprise Transformation


Improve Culture, Competence and Compliance to Build a High Reliability Organization


Harness big data, analytics and AI to fundamentally transform operational efficiency


Lead your Millennial Workforce toward Operational Excellence


Understand the Impact of Human Factors on Safety Performance


Improve your Management System to better Identify - and Eliminate - Sources of Risk and Value Loss in your Operations


Enhance Project Performance and Create Standardization across Projects


Meet production targets and simultaneously improve environmental stewardship and safety


Develop comprehensive asset analytics to maximize return on your assets


Apply Lean Principles to Manage your Operating Expenses


Reduce Complexity and Variability with Clearly Defined Standards and Accountabilities

Embed efficiency, safety and effectiveness into your company's DNA.
Make the commitment to Operational Excellence.


2019 Speakers include

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Key Themes for 2019 include:

Internet of Things

Leadership, Skills & Capabilities

Change Management

Asset Optimization

Business Transformation

Organizational Effectiveness

Maintenance & Reliability

Human Factors

Organizational Culture

Lean Enterprise

Process Optimization

Digital Transformation

Operations Management Systems

RPA, AI & Machine Learning

Environmental Excellence

Personal & Process Safety

What attendees have said about our Operational Excellence Events:

Exceptional Feedback from the Operational Excellence Summit Series

Want to know what happens at our Operational Excellence events? Watch this short video to get a feel for the onsite experience. Over 100 Heads of Operations, HSE, ORM and Operational Excellence came together at our 2018 Houston Summit to learn how to best manage human, asset and environmental risk to deliver consistent operational excellence.


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