AI, AIoT, digital transformation, AI, artificial intelligence, sustainability

May 19, 2021

The Story Behind the Story: A Personal Look at OPTIMIZE 2021 Day One

Author: Ron Beck

Ron Beck shares his observations on OPTIMIZE 2021 Day One and takes a look back at memorable sessions from OPTIMIZE 2013..

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AI, AIoT, digital transformation, AI, artificial intelligence

May 12, 2021

Learn From Carbon Mitigation Innovators and "First-Movers"

Author: Ron Beck

In the evolving landscape of carbon capture technology, there is much to learn from “first-movers” and innovators. Many of them will be speaking at OPTIMIZE 2021.

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Exxon, energy, visionary, 2019, 2021

May 07, 2021

What Does a Practical Visionary Do for an Encore?

Author: Ron Beck

Don Victory came to OPTIMIZE 2017 with an idea about conceptual engineering that has since become a reality. What are the odds that this may happen again?

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carbon emissions, sustainability, energy, refining

April 26, 2021

Sustainability Gumbo – International Style

Author: Ron Beck

What happens when you bring together four leading voices on the future of energy and sustainability? Join us at OPTIMIZE 2021 to find out.

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oil and gas, energy transition, digital transformation

March 03, 2021

Navigating Europe's Energy Transition

Author: Ron Beck

Recently, we hosted an executive conversation in Europe on digital strategies to navigate today’s energy transition. Hear what companies like MOL Group had to say on this subject.

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emissions, carbon neutral, carbon footprint,sustainability, refinery

December 30, 2020

New Paradigms of Sustainable Value in 2021

Author: Ron Beck

Sustainability has already started to drive investment in digitalization initiatives to support the need to accelerate innovation and change. The pace of investment will pick up in 2021.

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HYSYS, energy, MES, SCM

December 16, 2020

Superando la turbulencia económica en la Industria de Refinación: El rol crucial de la planeación

Author: Ron Beck

Las herramientas tecnológicas clave le ayudan a generar valor y ventaja competitiva en tiempos de incertidumbre.

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HYSYS, AspenPlus, ACCE, FEED, ABE

December 15, 2020

Conceptual Layout Creates New Value at the Front End

Authors: Ron Beck, Vikas Dhole

With the addition of OptiPlant’s 3D conceptual layout systems, we extend our front-end engineering workflow to provide greater value for EPCs, design organizations and asset operators.

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