The Technical conference: Development Perspectives & Leadership in Refining Manifest of LUKOIL was held on 20-21 March 2019 in Nizhny Novgorod. VTO Promtech took part in it. The following topics were raised and discussed at the conference:
1. Industry Trends and Oil & Gas Companies Development Plans
2. Operational Improvement of Production Processes & Performance Optimisation
3. Innovations in technology
4. Asset Management - Best Practices, Securing of High Level of Process Safety, Reliability and Availability of Units and Equipment, Ways to Improve Production Management.

The relevance of the conference arises from the Strategic Development Program of LUKOIL Group focused on driving sustainable growth in key performance indicators and also pursuing additional growth opportunities till 2027 approved by the Board of Directors in 2017. To reach these goals the company has identified key sectors such as improving operational efficiency and technology development. So these two courses became the topics of top-priority at the conference.