CONFERENCE & EXHIBITION

March 7-8, 2024

Towards Carbon Neutrality: Future Opportunities in Fuels and Lubricants

The Call for Papers for F+L Week 2024 is now open. We invite you to showcase your groundbreaking research, technological innovations, sustainability initiatives and industry best practices. Don’t miss this opportunity to shape the future of our dynamic industry. The deadline for abstract submission is November 30, 2023.

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F&L Asia Awards

The F&L Asia Awards celebrate industry success and achievements. Since 2017, F+L Week has honoured outstanding individuals and groundbreaking products.

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F+L Connect

F+L Week 2023 may be finished; however, the knowledge-sharing and networking opportunities do not end here. We invite you to take full advantage of F+L Connect to stay informed and stay connected with industry peers, experts, and like-minded professionals.

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Call for Papers

The Call for Papers for F+L Week 2024 is now open. We invite you to showcase your groundbreaking research, technological innovations, sustainability initiatives and industry best practices.

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Why Sponsor?

Align your brand with Asia's premier event for the fuels and lubricants industry. We offer tailored sponsorship packages that can help build your brand’s reputation in the Asia-Pacific market.

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Log in to F+L Connect to stay connected!

F+L Week 2023 may be finished; however, the knowledge-sharing and networking opportunities do not end here. F+L Connect, the virtual extension of the conference, is available until December 31, 2023. We invite you to take full advantage of F+L Connect to stay informed and stay connected with industry peers, experts, and like-minded professionals.

F+L Week Schedule

7:30 Registration
8:30

Welcome

Vicky V. Denton

Vicky Villena-Denton, F&L Asia Limited, Editor-in-Chief and CEO

8:40

EV Session

Dairene Uy

Dr. Dairene Uy, Shell Global Solutions (US) Inc., Session Chair

8:40

What Do Electric Vehicles Have in Store for Metalworking Fluids?

Ann Ball

Ann Ball, Qualichem, Regulatory Affairs Manager

9:00

Need to Define NEV Fluid Standards

Dennis Bachelder

Dennis Bachelder, American Petroleum Institute, Senior Engineer

9:20

Thermal Management Aspects for Hybrid and Battery Electric Vehicles

Shrikant Nagpure

Dr. Shrikant C. Nagpure, FEV India Pvt Ltd, Cell and Battery Head

9:40

e-Transmission Fluid Development Challenges for EV & Hybrid Vehicle Applications

Ravi Tallamraju

Ravi Tallamraju, PETRONAS Lubricants International Sdn. Bhd., Chief Technology Officer

10:00 Panel Discussion - EV Session 1
10:20 Networking Tea Break Sponsored by SI Group
10:50

Next Generation, High Efficiency Grease for Electric Vehicles Developed in Racing Applications

Jacob Bonta

Jacob Bonta, Valvoline Global Operations, Product Development Chemist

11:10

China OEMs Technology Trends: Experience and Challenges in Applications of Shell E-fluids

Kin-Mun Leo

Kin-Mun Leo, Shell Singapore Pte. Ltd., Senior Global Product Application Specialist

11:30

Lubrication Technology Innovation and Solution for Electric Vehicle and a New Scuffing Test Method

Jin Zhiliang

Jin Zhiliang, PetroChina Lanzhou Lubricating Oil Research and Development Institute, Senior Engineer

11:50 Panel Discussion - EV Session 2
12:05 Networking Lunch Sponsored by ExxonMobil
13:40

Fuels & Lubricants Session

Dr. Selim Erhan

Dr. Selim Erhan, Process Oils Inc., Director of Technical Business Development

13:40

Towards a More Sustainable World with Improved Vehicle Lubricant Efficiency

Thomas Schimmel

Thomas Schimmel, Evonik Oil Additives Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd., Vice President Automotive

14:00

Navigating the Changing Lubricant Landscape with New Additives

Stuart McTavish

Dr. Stuart McTavish, SI Group, Market Development Director

14:20

Bio-Diesel Usage in Heavy Duty Applications and Lubricant Solutions

Raj Padmanbhan

Raj Padmanabhan, Chevron Oronite Pte Ltd, Singapore, Asia Pacific Regional Product Line Manager for Automotive Engine Oils and Viscosity Index Improvers

14:40

Oxygenated Fuel Blends for Personal Mobility — An Experimental Study on Two-Wheelers

Dr. Sakthivel Paramasivam

Dr. Sakthivel Paramasivam, Indian Oil Corporation, Chief Research Manager (Automotive Research), R&D

15:00

Two-Wheeler Transition: A Global Look at the Dynamics Reshaping the Motorcycle Lubricant Market

Zheng Qin

Zheng Qin, Lubrizol, Product Manager, Small Engines, for Asia Pacific

15:20 Panel Discussion - F&L Session 1
15:45 Networking Tea Break Sponsored by Chevron Premium Base Oils
16:15

Commercial Presentation: Navigating the ILSAC GF-7 Transition

Ke Jian Liang

Ke Jian Liang, Afton Chemical, Asia Pacific Technology Director

16:35

Base Oils & Fuels: Navigating the Energy Transition

Dr. Selim Erhan

Dr. Selim Erhan, Process Oils Inc., Director of Technical Business Development

16:55

New Basestock Technology for Automotive Lubricants and Greases

Kelly Sun

Kelly Sun, ExxonMobil, Customer Application Development Professional

17:15

Revival of Polyalkylene Glycols (PAGs) for Hydrogen-Fueled ICEs and Beyond

Dr. Mathias Woydt

Dr. Mathias Woydt, MATRILUB, Managing Partner

17:35

Condition Monitoring of Lubricants and Greases Based on Color Sensing Technology

Kyoko Kojima

Kyoko Kojima, Hitachi Ltd., Senior Researcher

17:55 Panel Discussion - F&L Session 2
18:20 End Technical Session
19:30 F&L Asia Awards Dinner Sponsored by Lubrizol
22:30 End

Thank you to our Sponsors and Partners!

Our 2023 Sponsors

List of companies who attended F+L Week 2023

ABB France
Adipro International Corporation
Afton Chemical Asia Pte Lte
Afton Chemical Suzhou Co., Ltd.
ALIA
American Petroleum Institute
ASL Resources
BASF (China) Company Ltd.
bp
BRB Lube Oil Additives & Chemicals B.V.
Brenntag Asia Pacific Pte Ltd
BYD
Cargill Japan
Caterpillar Inc.
Center for Quality Assurance
Charles Champion Consultancy Pte Ltd
Chemical Specialties (Singapore) Pte. Ltd.
Chemida Innovative Trading LLC
Chevron Oronite
Chevron Oronite Pte Ltd
Chevron Phillips Chemicals Asia Pte Ltd
Chevron Singapore Pte Ltd
Chitose Laboratory Corp.
DOW Chemical Co.
ENEOS Corporation
ENEOS ItalSing Pte Ltd
ENEOS USA Inc
Ergon Oil (Singapore) Pte Ltd
Evonik Oil Additives Asia Pacific Pte Ltd
ExxonMobil
ExxonMobil Asia Pacific Pte Ltd
ExxonMobil Corporation
ExxonMobil Product Solutions
FEV
FUCHS Lubricants SE
GBL Chemical Ltd
Geely Powertrain
GK Consulting
GME Chemicals (S) Pte Ltd
Guangzhou Sky Dragon Chemtech Co., Ltd.
Habot Oil Pty Ltd.
Hitachi, Ltd.
Holthusen & Ngew International Consultants Sdn Bhd
Huntsman Chemical Trading (Shanghai) Ltd
Independent Lubricant Manufacturers Association
Indian Additives Ltd
Indian Oil Corporation R&D Centre
INEOS Oligomer
Infineum Singapore LLP
International Lubricant Distributors
Intertek Automotive Research
Li Auto
Lubrizol
Lubrizol Japan Limited
Lubrizol Southeast Asia (Pte) Ltd
Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd
MATRILUB
Nanijng Well Pharmaceutical Group Co., Ltd
NAOLAB Co., Ltd
Nomura Jimusho, Inc
Nouryon Surface Chemistry Pte. Ltd.
NYCO
Patech Fine Chemicals Co., Ltd.
Pentas Flora Sdn Bhd
PERSTORP Chemical Pte. Ltd.
Pertamina Lubricants
PetroChina Lubricant Company
Petron Fuel International Sdn Bhd
PETRONAS
Petronas Lubricants International Sdn Bhd
Premium Lubricant Supplies Asia
Process Oils Inc.
Protec
PT Nusaraya Putramandiri
PT Pertamina Lubricants
PTT Public Company Limited
QualiChem
R.T. Vanderbilt Holding Company, Inc.
Repsol
Richful Lube Additive
Richful Lube Additive (Singapore) Pte.Ltd.
Rtec Instruments
Sasol
Shamrock Oils and Petrochemicals DMCC
Shell (Shanghai) Tech Limited
Shell Global Solutions (US) Inc.
SI Group
Skydragon Chemtech Enterprise Limited
Songwon Industrial Co.
SONGWON Industrial Group
Superbasicos, Inc.
Tesla, Inc.
The Lubrizol Corporation
TotalEnergies
Toyota Motor Corporation
TRI-Zen
United Color Manufacturing
Valvoline
Valvoline Global Operations
Valvoline Global Products
Valvoline Lubricant and Solutions India Pvt Ltd
Valvoline Pte. Ltd.
Vanderbilt Beijing (Trading) Ltd.
Vanderbilt Chemicals, LLC
Weichai Power Co., Ltd.
Xiamen Sinolook Oil Co. Ltd.