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PetroForumAPAC 16

PetroForumAPAC 16

March 7-9, 2016

Anantara Riverside, Bangkok

Anantara Riverside, Bangkok | March 7-9, 2016


of companies said the event was likely to result in new business


of oil companies found out about new products and services


rated the informal networking program as excellent

The 7th PetroForum for Asia Pacific featured oil companies spanning Thailand, Malaysia, the Philippines, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Indonesia - as well as emerging markets such as Myanmar, Vietnam, Laos, Papua New Guinea and Cambodia.

A total of 700 one-to-ones put these oil company teams directly in front of the largest international names in fuel dispensing equipment, technology and food to go. Renowned for its energy and innovation, Bangkok proved itself to be the ideal location for the most productive and exciting event for the region to date.

Steven Chia
Conference Moderator

Chair, Steven Chia, Conference Moderator

Steven is the host of the popular new season of Talking Point, a live talk-show on the current topics of the day. Before these latest assignments, he used to co-anchor and produce Channel NewsAsia’s flagship morning show, AM LIVE!, one of the network’s most-watched shows, with a colourful mix of hard news, live interviews and discussions on current events and issues.

Richard Chen
Managing Director, OPW Asia Pacific

Speaker, Richard Chen, Managing Director, OPW Asia Pacific

Industry Perspective: Effects of Globalization on the Retail Petroleum Sector Across Asia Pacific

A deep look into the effects of globalization on the retail petroleum sector across Asia. The market is in a state of flux, with new players emerging, new technologies demanding attention and the fast reducing gap between the mature and emerging markets across the territory. 

Grant McGregor
Executive Director, Retail, Shell Company of Thailand

Speaker, Grant McGregor, Executive Director, Retail, Shell Company of Thailand

Beyond the 5 Minute Economy

As the world’s largest single-branded retailer, Shell has recently commissioned independent research into consumers’ changing demands for convenience across the fuels sector. What shape will the fuels retail sector take and how big a role is there for convenience?

Malek Benfeghoul
Director, Systems product, Gilbarco Veeder-Root

Speaker, Malek Benfeghoul, Director, Systems product, Gilbarco Veeder-Root

Product Launch: New Gilbarco Veeder-Root Point of Service

Gilbarco Veeder-Root’s M10 handheld terminal is the first ATEX zone 1 certified terminal for payment and automation in the forecourt. M10 is also the first wireless ATEX 1 terminal which enable Pay@car.

PetroForum APAC
The Line Up

Panel, PetroForum APAC , The Line Up

Yen Roxas, Manager APAC Partnerships, Chevron

Grant McGregor, Executive Director, Retail, Shell Company of Thailand

Richard Chen, Managing Director, OPW

Shaharuddin Sidek, Senior General Manager Retail Business Division, Petronas

Moderator: Steven Chia

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Event Partners


OPW is a global leader of fluid handling solutions used for the safe and efficient loading, transport, unloading, transfer, monitoring, containment, dispensing and management of fuels and other fluids from Refineries and Liquid Terminals to Commercial and Retail Fueling operations.

Gilbarco Veeder-Root

A solution provider, represents the leading brands of solutions and technologies that provide convenience, control and environmental integrity for retail fueling and adjacent markets. Creates the retail and commercial petroleum industry's most comprehensive suite of flexible, adaptable, long-lasting products.

Wayne Fueling Systems

Wayne Fueling Systems is one of the world's largest suppliers of fuel dispensers, payment terminals, forecourt control devices, point-of-sale and other measurement and control solutions to the retail and commercial fueling industry. Wayne is responsible for many of the technologies that have transformed fuel retailing.

PTT Public

PTT Retail Marketing distributes refined fuels and lubricating products through PTT Public network of over 1,180 service stations nationwide. PTT not only delivers greener fuel & lubricating products to customers together with best services but also maintains competitive oil prices.

Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau

Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau are dedicated not only to facilitating world-class business events, but to making business travelers aware of the Kingdom's remarkable array of destinations, activities and attractions.

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