Speaker Announcement: Keynote Speaker – GULF COAST INDUSTRY FORUM

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President and COO
Chevron Phillips Chemical

B.J. Hebert serves as President and Chief Operating Officer. He holds strategic responsibility for Chevron Phillips Chemical’s commercial business lines, manufacturing and sustainability programs. Hebert is a proven leader with more than 30 years of industry experience. Prior to joining the company, he was president of Occidental Chemical (OxyChem). During his tenure with OxyChem, he held numerous roles of increasing responsibility including Senior Vice President of Basic Chemicals; Vice President and General Manager of Vinyls, and Manufacturing Director. Hebert began his career with Vista Chemicals, where he served in plant and operations engineering roles.

Among his many professional engagements outside Chevron Phillips Chemical, Hebert serves on the Board of Directors at both the Alliance to End Plastics Waste and the American Fuels and Petrochemical Manufacturers. While at OxyChem, he was part of the Board of Directors and Executive Committee of the American Chemistry Council (ACC) and previously served on ACC’s Management Committee for the Chlorine Chemistry Division.

Hebert also is a former Board Director of The Vinyl Institute and the Plastic Pipe and Fittings Association. Hebert holds a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from McNeese State University and an MBA from Southern Methodist University.

Thursday, September 23

Tickets, sponsorships and booth reservations for the
2021 Gulf Coast Industry Forum are available!

Click the links below to register in-person or virtually and to secure your sponsorship spot.

When:   Thursday, September 23, 2021
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (doors open at 7:00 a.m.)
Where:  in-person at the Pasadena Convention Center
7902 Fairmont Pkwy, Pasadena, TX 77505
& virtually online

In-Person Registration                                         Virtual Registration

Sponsorship Registration & Information              Download Sponsorship Packet

Exhibitors Booth Registration


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