Registrations Are Now Open

Registrations for the ALMU Annual Meeting and Global Leadership Summit are now open. The event will be held at the Grand Hyatt Singapore on 4-5 March, 2019. A packed draft schedule includes active subcommittee meetings, panel discussions - which concentrate on several individual member countries, a keynote and multiple presentations from internationally renowned speakers and industry leaders, and several networking opportunities. Register now to secure your seat.

 
 
 
 
 

Who Should Attend?

The ALMU Annual Meeting & Global Leadership Summit is specifically designed for business leaders involved in the Asian lubricant industry. By encouraging collaboration we can more effectively advance our collective interests and overcome key obstacles facing our industry.

ALMU membership comprises independent lubricant manufacturers, national oil companies, major oil companies and suppliers. However, attendance at the inaugural ALMU Annual Meeting & Global Leadership Summit is open to anyone interested in helping shape the future of the Asian lubricant industry. If you are looking for an opportunity to discuss the latest industry movements, or a place to network and form new partnerships, we encourage you to attend. Since its launch on 6 March, 2018, ALMU has signed up more than 90 members from 17 countries throughout Asia, providing a fantastic opportunity to connect with potential business partners and share insight.

A special member discount is available for current ALMU members . If you wish to find out more about ALMU click here.   

 
 

Preliminary Event Schedule


Monday, March 4, 2019


Attire: Business
9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Registration for ALMU Annual Meeting Participants, Salon 1 - Base Camp
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Welcome Cocktails for ALMU Annual Meeting & Global Summit Participants, Salon 1 Foyer


Subcommittee meetings on March 4 are exclusive to registered ALMU member representatives.

Attire: Business
8:00 am - 9:00 am
Welcome Break, ALMU Subcommittee Meeting, Drawing Room
9:00 am - 10:30 am
Technology & Information Subcommittee Meeting, Drawing Room
10:30 am - 10:45 am
Coffee Break
10:45 am - 12:15 pm
Events & Activities Subcommittee Meeting, Drawing Room
12:15 pm - 1:45 pm
Professional Development Subcommittee Meeting, Drawing Room (Lunch will be served)
1:45 pm - 3:15 pm
Governance, Best Practices & International Relations Subcommittee Meeting, Drawing Room
3:15 pm - 3:30 pm
Coffee Break
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Membership Subcommittee Meeting, Drawing Room
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
ALMU Council Dinner (by invitation), La Cave Private Dining Room, Mezza 9


Tuesday, March 5, 2019


Attire: Business
8:00 am - 9:00 am
Registration and Welcome Break, Grand Residence 1 Foyer
9:00 am - 9:05 am
Arrival of Guest-of-Honour, Dr. Tan Wu Meng, Senior Parliamentary Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Ministry of Trade and Industry, Singapore
9:05 am - 9:15 am
Introduction by Ms Vicky Villena-Denton, ALMU Founding Director
9:15 am - 9:30 am
Welcome Remarks by Dr. Ho Leng Woon, ALMU Chairman
9:30 am - 9:45 am
Keynote Speech by Dr. Tan Wu Meng, Senior Parliamentary Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Ministry of Trade and Industry, Singapore
9:45 am - 10:15 am
Networking Coffee Break, Grand Residence 1 Foyer
10:15 am - 10:35 am
Richard Jory, VP, Lubricants Supply Chain, Shell International, “Digitalization in the Lubricants Industry”
10:35 am - 11:45 am

SESSION ONE (Part One):
How is the Industry Preparing for Digital Transformation?

Moderator: Steve Puckett, Founding Director, ALMU/Managing Director, Tri-Zen International Pte Ltd

View from North America, Ms Holly Alfano, Chief Executive Officer, Independent Lubricant Manufacturers Association (ILMA)
View from Europe, Ms Valentina Serra-Holm, President, Union of the European Lubricants Industry (UEIL)
View from China, Mr Wu Yuedi, President, Shanghai Lubricant Trade Association (SLTA)

To be followed by a panel discussion

11:45 am - 12:15 pm
1st ALMU Annual General Meeting
To be presided by ALMU Council Chairman, Dr. Ho Leng Woon
Members’ Survey Results presented by Paul Nai, Director-Product Management, Lubrizol Additives, Asia Pacific, Lubrizol Southeast Asia Pte Ltd
12:15 pm - 2:00 pm
Lunch at Grand Residence 1 Foyer
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

SESSION ONE (Part Two):
Moderator: Steve Puckett, Founding Director, ALMU / Managing Director, Tri-Zen International Pte Ltd

Panel Discussion
Philippines: Bernadette Raymundo, Vice President - Supply, Quality Control & Product Development, SEAOIL Philippines, Inc
Indonesia: Patrick Adhiatmadja, President Director and CEO, MPM Lubricants
Thailand: Vallika Jitwarawong, Quality Director, Product Development Manufacturing Co. Ltd

2:45 pm - 3:15 pm
Networking Coffee Break, Grand Residence 1 Foyer
3:15 pm - 3:30 pm
Sharmini Lohadhasan, Counsel - Brands, BP, “Current Trends and Challenges: Counterfeit Oils”
3:30 pm - 4:15 pm

SESSION TWO
Counterfeit Oils: How Big is the Problem?
Winston Low Hee Teck, Vice-Chairman, ALMU/Managing Director, Feoso Energy (Jiangsu) Ltd., China

Panel Discussion
China: Wu Yuedi, Vice President, Shanghai NACO Lubrication Co. Ltd
India: Dr. T.C.S.M. Gupta, Senior Vice President – R&D, Quality & Technical, Apar Industries Limited
Philippines: Bernadette Raymundo, Vice President - Supply, Quality Control & Product Development, SEAOIL Philippines, Inc
Bangladesh: M Mukul Hossain, Chief Executive Officer, MJL Bangladesh Limited

4:15 pm - 4:30 pm
Summary and Closing Remarks, Steve Puckett, Founding Director, ALMU / Managing Director, Tri-Zen International Pte Ltd
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Networking Cocktails followed by BBQ Dinner, Oasis (Poolside)
Attire: Casual


 
 
 

One Location. Two World-Leading Events.

ALMU has partnered with F+L Week 2019 to bring you not one, but two world-leading events in the same location. The ALMU Annual Meeting and Global Leadership Summit and F+L Week 2019 run from 4-7 March, 2019. F+L Week 2019 provides ALMU members a wonderful opportunity to expand their knowledge on the latest technical and regulatory developments in the lubricants and fuels industry.

A special member rate is available for those that wish to attend both the ALMU Annual Meeting and Global Leadership Summit (4-5 March, 2019) and F+L Week 2019 (6-7 March, 2019), including the pre-conference educational workshops on 4-5 March, 2019.

 
 
 

Welcome To Beautiful Singapore

The Republic of Singapore is a sovereign city-state and island country occupying 700 square kilometres with a population of approximately 6 million. The territory consists of one main island and 62 other islets and lies 137 kilometres north of the equator at the southern tip of the Malay Peninsula.

Singapore is a global commerce, finance and transport hub, previously recognised as the most technology-ready nation, world’s smartest city and the third-largest oil refining and trading centre in the world. We look forward to hosting you at the Grand Hyatt Singapore, where you will learn and experience first-hand the wonders that Singapore has to offer.