2019 Annual PSM Conference

To continue and maintain dialogue around process safety management within Egypt’s oil and gas sector, the second Annual Process Safety Management (PSM) Conference titled “Modernizing Process Safety Management: Sharing the Vision.” was held on September 9, 2019.

The conference keynote speakers included:

    • Ken Rivers, President of the Institution of Chemical Engineers and Chairman of UK’s Control of Major Hazards (COMAH) Strategic Forum, 
    • Michael Broadribb, Senior Principal Consultant in BakerRisk’s Process Safety Group, 
    • Jason Clement, the Director of Process Safety Management at Methanex Corporation.

Sessions highlighted the importance of the roles of leaders in driving PSM as well as the importance of learning from previous incidents. Sessions also included Methanex’s PSM journey and its evolution as a learning organization as well as PSM learnings from Egyptian LNG company. The event was concluded with an open Q&A session, which involved interesting discussions between the speakers and the attendees on modern safety management practices.