Mark Darby (CMiD Solutions), Doug Nicholson (Apex Optimisation), Richard Hughes (SABIC UK), and Judson Wooters (CP Chem) will share advanced process control and optimization insights on Prospects and Challenges for Olefins Production given several U.S. ethane crackers planned to come online by 2017. The webinar session will be held tomorrow Thursday October 3 at 10 AM CDT.


Prospects and Challenges for Olefins Production - Webinar

Session announcement

Webinar URL:

Password: apm2013

Additional information:


There is no pre-registration to participate but the session is limited to 25 participants. If you cannot join the session, it will be available later on the Modeling and Optimization Symposium YouTube channel in the list of recorded sessions.


Best Regards,


John Hedengren

Assistant Professor

Department of Chemical Engineering

Brigham Young University

Tel. 801-477-7341



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