18th ICIS Pan American Base Oils and Lubricants Conference

Hyatt Regency Jersey City, United States

Conference: 5-6 December 2024
Training: 3-4 December 2024

The Defining Networking Event for the Pan American Base Oils and Lubricants Market


The 18th ICIS Pan American Base Oils and Lubricants Conference returns, uniting industry leaders. This year's election-heavy landscape in the Americas brings uncertainty, with key issues like the future of US gas and oil markets, sustainability, and trade with China influencing potential investment opportunities in South America.

Technological advancements are revolutionising the market for re-refined base oils. Cutting-edge hydrotreating and hydrocracking techniques are setting new quality standards that are finally leading to acceptance from OEMs. With upcoming GF-7 changes, the automotive industry is undergoing changes this year, making this conference a perfect opportunity to understand how stakeholders will incorporate these changes and their impact on the base oils balance across the region.

Beyond the automotive market, investment in industrial lubricants is increasing. The Department of Energy's recent funding for sustainable marine lubricants and the growth of the private spaceflight sector offer new opportunities for diversification into emerging markets.

Join the leading minds in the base oils and lubricants industry on 5-6 December at the 18th ICIS Pan American Base Oils and Lubricants Conference in Jersey City! Base Oils Producers, lubricant blenders, traders, and end-users from across the Americas and beyond will convene to network and exchange knowledge, making this a crucial event for anyone in the industry. 

Tailored to the Pan American market


Gain insight

Stay informed about base oils and lubricants market.
Explore the insightful agenda sessions on sustainability, innovation, and regional outlooks by industry experts.

Network with the industry

Meet the entire value chain
Join all types of businesses from base oil producers and lubricant blenders to distributors and additives companies.

Visit Jersey City!

Hyatt Regency Jersey City on the Hudson
Located in the heart of Jersey City, the Hyatt Regency a perfect blend of professional hospitality and modern comfort, ideal for networking.

Key themes

 GF-7 and the changing automotive market.

Navigate the upcoming regulatory changes and understand the shifting requirements GF-7 is pushing onto the industry.  Gain an understanding of what the vehicle parc looks like across the Americas and what this means for ICE lubricants.

 The drive towards sustainable lubricants

With a growing focus on sustainability initiatives across the base oils and lubricants value chain, understand the role re-refined base oils are playing in decarbonising the supply chain across the Pan-America region. .

 Unlocking South America’s fullest potential 

Explore the expanding automotive sector in Brazil and Mexico and understand how these are regions that are offering new opportunities for base oils and lubricants, whilst emerging markets are demonstrating great potential for the lubricants market as production and demand grow.

What does the industry think?

Sponsorship opportunities to grow your business

Sponsoring the 18th ICIS Pan American Base Oils & Lubricants Conference gives you the flexibility to meet your specific needs, whether you require a dedicated meeting space or want to make a splash with new product launches.

This unique opportunity allows you to shine in the base oils and lubricants market, attracting new customers and partners while also providing the ideal setting for private meetings and discussions.

 Market announcements: Showcase innovations and product launches
 Increase brand awareness: Boost visibility and reputation in the market
 Celebrate milestones: Share company successes with customers, partners, and colleagues
 Generate business opportunities: Pitch to industry decision makers for new ventures

Discover how you can maximise impact through  ICIS events

The ICIS Base Oils Training Course Series

The ICIS Base Oils Training Course Series offers a comprehensive look into the different base oils groups and the various technologies involved in their processing.

The courses will equip you with the fundamental knowledge and analytical concepts to help navigate the markets effectively. The training course will be taking place prior to the  18th ICIS Pan American Base Oils & Lubricants Conference on the 3-4 December.

Register early and save $650

Book your place at this year's 18th ICIS Pan American Base Oils & Lubricants Conference. The super early bird rate starts at just $1999 and includes access to all conference sessions, refreshments, lunches, and dinners and networking events.

The following group discounts are available for attendee bookings from the same company at the same time. 

  • 5% discount for 3-4 attendees
  • 10% discount for 5 or more attendees

Super early bird rate (Expires 30/08/2024)

Starting from:

$2650 $1999

What's included?

Access to all content sessions
Access to all onsite networking activities
Refreshments and Lunch
Full access to the online Event Networking Platform