What we do:
The World Refining Association exists to help the downstream sector meet its environmental and financial goals. We help the industry knowledge share and we facilitate networking with a focus on new technology and in particular technology that improves efficiency. For over twenty years, the WRA has existed as a worldwide network to bring refiners and producers together with the relevant suppliers. Our industry leading conferences, exhibitions and networking events allow senior executives from all corners of the industry to be together to collaborate and discuss the future of the downstream industry.
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Our events are proud to host talented leaders in the Downstream sector from around the world.
On-Demand video section hosts live interviews, on-site event footage and much more
The WRA has recently expanded our media portfolio to include podcasts from industry thought leaders.
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ARTC (Asia Refining Technology Conference) The most influential event for refining petrochemicals and chemicals in Asia read more
ERTC: Ask the Experts gives process and maintenance engineers a platform to ask burning questions about the everyday challenges. read more
ERTC (European Refining Technology Conference) is Europe’s largest meeting place for the world’s downstream leaders. read more
The World Refining Association’s MERTC is recognised as being tailored to the specific technical needs of the Middle East region. read more