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Hear market updates and the latest insights on the region's energy markets

We are excited to invite you to the inaugural S&P Global Commodity Insights Istanbul Energy Forum which will be held in-person in Istanbul, Turkey on May 8, 2024.

Join us at this complimentary event for a packed agenda of market updates and the latest insights on the region's oil and energy markets. Our experts will be on hand to share their analyses and discuss key issues with you.

Key areas of focus include:

- Insights into the outlook for oil and refined products
- Gain an update on Platts crude and refined product benchmarks
- A market update on petrochemical trends
- Carbon pricing and impact of CBAM on the region
- The opportunity to ask your questions to our experts

Please note that places are limited. Register your place today to avoid disappointment.




Registration & Networking lunch


Welcome and Introduction

Malick Diallo, Vice President, S&P Global Commodity Insights


Platts crude and refined product benchmark update

  • Trade flows: crude oil's new supply/demand relationships post-Ukraine
  • New equilibriums for transport fuels markets as global flows shift

Francesco di Salvo, Editorial Director, EMEA Oil, S&P Global Commodity Insights


Crude oil market dynamics

  • How cycles of supply and demand create oil price cycles
  • Short term crude oil price outlook
  • Long term crude oil price outlook

Dmitrii Styrkas, Director, Oil Markets and Downstream, S&P Global Commodity Insights


Beyond the platinum age of refining

Short-term outlook:

  • Start-up of new large-scale refineries casts a shadow over refining margins.
  • Intensifying competition
  • Trade flows: products embark on longer voyages

Beyond 2025

  • Falling demand – life after the peak
  • Refining capacity rationalization
  • Transition to green fuels

Tanya Stepanova, Associate Director, Fuels and Refining, S&P Global Commodity Insights


Networking break


Gas and LNG market outlook

  • European and Turkish gas markets supply-demand overview
  • Turkey’s role in supplying markets of southeast Europe
  • The role of gas in energy transition and opportunities for Turkey

Anna Galtsova, Senior Director, S&P Global Commodity Insights


Petrochemicals market update

  • Turkish polymer market: navigating challenging demand, disruptions to logistics and economic turmoil
  • A polymers outlook for the rest of 2024
  • Olefins & Polyolefins in in the Middle East and Greater Europe
  • Aromatics & Fibers outlook in the Middle East and Greater Europe
  • Scope of key petrochemicals research capabilities

Abdulaziz Ehtaiba, Editor, EMEA Chemicals, S&P Global Commodity Insights

Tatiana Bondar, Associate Director, S&P Global Commodity Insights

Andy Orszynski, Director, Ethylene & Derivatives, S&P Global Commodity Insights

Sanjay Sharma, Vice President, Chemicals Consulting, S&P Global Commodity Insights


Navigating the global Carbon pricing conundrum

  • Platts carbon pricing overview
  • What are the latest carbon pricing trends?
  • Turkish ETS developments
  • CBAM & it’s impact on Turkish exports
  • Methodology Updates

Agamoni Ghosh, Managing Editor, Global Compliance Carbon Pricing, S&P Global Commodity Insights


Closing remarks and drinks reception

Agenda subject to change

Speaker Confirmed

Francesco di Salvo
Editorial Director, EMEA Oil
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Tanya Stepanova
Associate Director, Fuels and Refining
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Anna Galtsova
Senior Director, Eurasian and European Gas
Agamoni Ghosh
Managing Editor, Global Compliance Carbon Pricing
Tatiana Bondar
Associate Director
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Andy Orszynski
Director, Ethylene & Derivatives
Malick Diallo
Vice President
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Sanjay Sharma
Vice President, Chemical Consulting
Dmitrii Styrkas
Director, Oil Markets and Downstream