28th ICIS World Base Oils and Lubricants Conference

Park Plaza Westminster Bridge, London, UK

Conference: 6-8 February 2024
Training: 5-6 February 2024

The ICIS Base Oils and Lubricants flagship event is back in Central London, by popular demand!

Global macroeconomic issues like cost of living and Chinese demand recovery are key influences on the base oils markets. We also have geopolitical uncertainty and unprecedented change in the auto markets. To what extent will base oils prices shift and what can indicate a potential shift in production from base oils to gas oil?

Start 2024, by attending ICIS World Base Oils and Lubricants Conference to get trusted market intelligence and conduct your business meetings that will determine your contracts for the year ahead. Get first-hand insights on market dynamics, automotive trends, sustainability issues and geopolitical outlooks.

What makes the ICIS World Base Oils and Lubricants Conference so special?

•    The best global networking opportunities with 35% of attendees c-suite or director level 
•    Direct access to ICIS’s trusted market intelligence
•    A truly global audience with representatives from over 60 countries
•    Unrivalled social activities
•    Debate and discussion of the important issues affecting the direction of the industry 
•    Representation from the entire value chain, from oil producers to OEMs, including all major suppliers to the industry


As you would expect from ICIS, participants will benefit from our market-leading insight to gain the competitive edge to succeed in complex market conditions so join us alongside the entire supply chain in Central London on 6-8 February 2024 for the 28th edition of this flagship ICIS conference being held at the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge London.

Sponsored by:

Global Base Oils Conference Sponsors

Networking as a priority

Brewdog Welcome Reception

Pre-conference Drinks Reception at Brewdog!

Start the conference with a relaxed drinks reception at the BrewDog Craft Beer Bar. Reconnect with familiar faces and forge new connections in a casual and welcoming atmosphere. 


Global Base Oils Conference London Speaker

Networking Breaks

In between learning from the brightest minds in business and in base oils, the event will offer plenty of time for both those formal meetings and impromptu coffee machine conversations throughout the day.

St Pauls Cathedral

Networking at the St Pauls Cathedral! 

Guests will have the opportunity to have a guided tour of the cathedral floor, before heading down for a networking evening in the crypts and Nelson’s tomb!Places to this event are limited, so make sure you confirm your place now. 

Leadership keynote sessions featuring:




Call for Papers

We invite industry leaders, researchers and developers to submit abstracts for presentations on our technical programme. Presentations should have a broad appeal to our audience of base oils and lubricants professionals.
Click here to find out more information.

Join the entire value chain

Why attend?

Global Base Oils London Conference Speaker


Two distinct content streams: the Strategic Programme, which features discussions by CEOs on global markets and future plans, and the Technical Programme, where you can learn about specifications, testing, and upcoming requirements.

Global Base Oils Conference London Speaker


You will have the opportunity to meet with representatives from the entire base oils and lubricants value chain, including additive companies, blenders, distributors and producers.


Global Base Oils London Conference Panel


For 27 years, ICIS have attracted leading C-suite professionals from the industry's largest players. Previous years have hosted speakers from ADNOC, Castrol, Chevron, ExxonMobil and other global giants.

Back in London!

Base Oils London Conference Location

The 28th ICIS World Base Oils and Lubricants Conference will take place at the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge London, which is located in the heart of London's South Bank. The hotel's prime location offers easy access from all major airports and train stations, making it a convenient destination for attendees from around the world.

Train stations such as London Waterloo, Euston, and King's Cross St Pancras are also within easy reach of the hotel, providing excellent transport connections.

Register now

Book your place at this year's ICIS World Base Oils and Lubricants Conference. The early bird rate starts at just £1,699 and includes access to all conference sessions and networking events. For more information on training courses, click here

Early bird rate expires 15th December 2023

Starting from:

£1,899  £1,699

Make an impact with sponsorship!

Sponsoring the 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.

Sponsor for World Base Oils