Real-world solutions to your biggest turnaround roadblocks

The annual Shutdowns Turnarounds Superconference, taking place July 12-13 in Houston will provide you with innovative solutions and new strategies to tackle your on-going, critical turnaround challenges. Exclusively focused on turnarounds, this is one event where you will learn from experienced front-line experts who understand the complexities and requirements of a successful turnaround.

This year’s new program reflects the top issues within the industry, with sessions focused on:

  • Detailed planning and execution methods and new techniques for effective post start-up evaluation
  • The scope development process and new approaches to understand the extent of scope to be performed
  • Managing simultaneous turnaround and capital project work
  • Contractor strategies for greater accountability and risk reduction
  • Effective communication behaviors for measurably improved turnarounds
  • Initiatives to address industry’s needs for qualified skilled labor

This information-packed event will help you achieve your turnaround milestones, delivering proven solutions, applicable case studies and problem-solving discussions. Your team and your company will benefit from your new plan of action.

We look forward to seeing you in July in Houston!


Engage with industry experts, including:



Joe Jackson
Turnaround Manager
Michael Hanson
Planning & Scheduling Supervisor
Kuraray America, Inc.
Colin Xander
US Overhaul Manager & US Purchasing
Lucite International
Billy Davis
Turnaround Consultant
Kuraray – Eval Plant
Darren Yates
Turnaround Manager- Ingleside Plant
James Hudson
Maintenance Manager – Geismar Plant


Event Contacts

For sponsorship opportunities please contact:
Daniel Gellman
P: 1-877-927-0718 ext. 7389 
[email protected]

For media partnership opportunities please contact:
Joanna Chung
P: 1-877-927-0718 ext. 7308
[email protected]

For questions about this year’s program/content, or information on how you can speak next year please contact:
Denise Korol
P: 1-877-927-0718 ext. 7229
[email protected]

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Hilton Houston Post Oak

2001 Post Oak Blvd., Houston, Texas, US 77056-4401


A limited number of guest rooms have been set aside until Friday, June 23 for conference registrants and speakers. Rates start at $139.00 per night for a standard King/Queen guestroom and are available on a first-come, first-served basis so please book now. Click the BOOK button below to be taken to the reservations page. For further assistance, please call 1-800-HILTONS/713-961-9300 and reference “The CI Energy” group rate to receive the special discount. A credit card is required to guarantee a reservation, cancellation must be made 24 hours prior to arrival to avoid penalties.