Succession & Sustainability Conference Programme

Wednesday 18th October 2023 AM

08:00
Conference Arrival/Registration Coffee

LUBE LOUNGE Sponsored by IMCD Group

09:00
Welcome
UKLA President
09:15
Keynote: Sustainability – Powering Progress
Gavin Warner, General Manager – Sustainability, Shell Global Lubricants
SESSION 1: Sustainability and Company Strategy
09:45
Panel Discussion: Sustainability & Company Strategy
CHAIR: Gabriella Twining, Global Editor, Base Oils, Argus Media

with Gavin Warner, General Manager Sustainability – Global Commercial, Shell Lubricants,
Paul Booth, Managing Director, GB Lubricants, and Sinéad Adamski, Global Account Executive and Sales Director EMEA, Infineum UK Ltd

SESSION 2: Sustainable Raw Materials, Products & Supply Chain
10:15
Keynote: How Do we Sell The Hole?
Mark Olpin, Executive Chairman, Slicker Recycling
10:35
Keynote: Circular Economy to the Rescue
Vladimir Dhondt, Sales Manager, Avista Green
11:00
Morning Break

Sponsored by Chevron Base Oils

11:30
Panel Discussion: Sustainable Raw Materials, Products & Supply Chain
CHAIR: Andy Lamb, Managing Director KRAHN UK Ltd, Head of Lubricants Business KRAHN Chemie Group

with Mark Olpin, Executive Chairman, Slicker Recycling, Vladimir Dhondt, Sales Manager, Avista Green, and David Hopkinson, Group CEO, Multisol

Wednesday 18th October 2023 PM

SESSION 3: Sustainability Challenges, Communication & Engagement
12:00
Keynote: Sustainable Transitions
Dr Emma Guthrie, Marketing and Digital Transformation Director, Lubricants & Energy; and Dr Andrew Gelder, Business Unit Manager Industrial Solutions & Lubricants Energy, IMCD Group
12:30
Lunch Break

Sponsored by Avista Green

14:00
Keynote: The Power of Positive PR
Tina Reading, Editor, Lube Media
14:20
Panel Discussion: Sustainability Challenges, Communication & Engagement
CHAIR: John Eastwood, Head of Global Business Development - Energy Technologies, Cargill

with Dr Emma Guthrie, Marketing and Digital Transformation Director, Lubricants & Energy,
IMCD Group, and Dr Sabrina Stark, Senior Manager Sustainability, BASF

SESSION 4: Succession Planning & Sustainability
14:45
Keynote: Talent Acquisition & DEI
James Moorhouse, Director, ABN Resource
15:15
Keynote: The Road Ahead
Yana Wilkinson, Vice President, Energy, Kline
15:45
Panel Discussion: Succession Planning & Sustainability
CHAIR: David Wright Director General, UKLA

with James Moorhouse, Director, ABN Resource; Yana Wilkinson, Vice-President, Energy, Kline Group; and Lee Morrison, Commercial Director, Brad-Chem

16:15
LUBE Media – STEM Ambassador Programme Update
Lube Media
16:20
Closing Remarks
David Wright, Director General, UKLA
16:30 to 18:30
Networking Reception

Drinks & Canapes