EEMUA Conference 2023
8/3/2023 - 9/3/2023, Kenilworth, UK

EEMUA's flagship, biennial event is here. The conference theme of “Meeting the challenges, mastering the changes, exploiting the opportunities: Industry working through the tipping points” will explore how users, owners and operators can thrive under the pressures of transitioning to a net-zero economy, remain resilient through international crises, and maintain optimal performance while ensuring safety with rapidly advancing technologies and automation. Delegates can look forward to an impressive line-up of speakers who will deliver industry driven content through a mix of plenary sessions, panel discussions and workshops.

What to expect:

  • Industry-driven content which will dive into competence, process safety and key aspects of the main drivers that are impacting industry – Energy Transition, COVID-19, Industry 4.0, and Brexit
  • An impressive line-up of speakers who will share their expertise and learning through an inspired mix of interactive workshops and panel discussions
  • A unique opportunity to network and share best practice with industry peers from a range of disciplines from across the engineering community
  • A reception and dinner on the evening of 8 March with live entertainment!

Who should attend?

The EEMUA conference is open to employees of process plant owner/operator companies as well as service providers to those companies.

Conference Sponsors:

Don't miss out on the opportunity to be a Sponsor at the EEMUA conference. Contact us directly for more information.

Some take-aways from delegates who have attended our previous EEMUA Conferences:

  • "Interesting and enjoyable with lots of relevant content"
  • "An excellent Conference. I took home something from every presentation"
  • "One of the best events for networking that I have ever been to"
  • “An organised, well balanced Conference”
10:00 - 12:00

Registration, Networking, Exhibition

Opportunity to visit the exhibitor stands and catch up on what’s happening in your industry
12:00 - 12:10

Introduction and welcome 

12:10 - 13:00Keynote 1: TBC
Regulation/Policy around Net-zero for companies operating in EU/ND
13:00 - 14:00


14:00 - 14:50

Breakout sessions - A

(A1) Post-COVID effects on the working practices and culture in organisations - TBC

(A2) Inspections: Technologies and comparisons between traditional and remote - TBC

(A3) Functional safety: Standards update - TBC

15:00 - 15:50

Breakout sessions - B

(B1) Managing the Competency of contractors - Sellafield Ltd

(B2) Energy Transition - Repurposing infrastructure and pipelines for future fuels: Gaps and potential solutions - TBC

(B3) Smart grids/Microgrids: Addressing the issues around control - TBC

15:50 - 16:10


16:10 - 17:00

Keynote 2: TBC

EU Energy Strategy - Progress Update, Requirements and Plan to reach net zero
17:00 - 18:00


Networking and visiting exhibitor stands
18:30 - 19:00

EEMUA Council Reception

19:00 - 19:30

Event Reception

19:30 - 22:00

Dinner and Networking

22:00 - 24:00Drinks at the bar
09:00 - 09:50Keynote 3: Mind
Creating a mentally healthy workplace for myself and for my organisation 
09:50 - 10:10


10:10 - 11:00

Breakout sessions - C

(C1) Corporate Memory: Its time to stop making the same mistakes - Perceptron

(C2) How to Build the Business Case for Net Zero - TBC

(C3) EEMUA 191: An alarming update! - TBC

11:10 - 12:00Breakout sessions - D

(D1) Human Failures: The concept of open and closed loop learning - Phillips 66

(D2) Reconnecting the UK and EU: The challenges of brexit - TBC

(D3) Uninterruptible Power Supplies - TBC

12:00 - 13:00


13:00 - 13:50

Keynote 5: Health and Safety Executive

Integrity management in todays changing climate
13:50 - 14:00

Staying connected and updated on EEMUA.



EEMUA Conference Speakers

The EEMUA Conference always attracts a great line-up of speakers, and the 2023 event will be no exception!

The EEMUA Conference 2023 is open to all permanent EEMUA member and associate company personnel as well as qualifying operating personnel from non-member process plant owner/operator companies.*

Early Bird Price: 
EEMUA Member and Associates - £295
Non EEMUA Member - £345
Standard Price:
EEMUA Member and Associates - £575
Non EEMUA Member - £625
Included in the price is 1 night’s accommodation with dinner, bed and breakfast at Chesford Grange Hotel. Arrival on Wednesday, and departure on Thursday afternoon.

Ensure you register before the end of December 2022 for early bird pricing. 

Register online in 3 easy steps.

  1. Click the ‘Register’ button at the top of this page. If you already have a 'My EEMUA' account, you will be required to log-in. If not, you can register yourself as a new customer using the same link. For member company users registering for the first time there is an additional validation step, so please wait for the ‘Welcome to EEMUA’ communication prior to registering for the Conference.
  2. From here you can enter the relevant details, and decide how you want to pay. You can also register as many of your colleagues at the same time as long as they too have a 'My EEMUA' account. 
  3. Once you have completed the registration for yourself and any colleagues, you can then make payment. Those who choose to pay by credit or debit card will be able to pay immediately via our secure online server and once payment is processed, you will be able to view the event via ‘My Events & Training’ in 'My EEMUA'. Those who choose the invoice option can access this in the ‘My Orders’ section of ‘My EEMUA’.

Should you experience any issues with the site, or if you have any further questions, please contact the EEMUA events team on Alternatively, you can call EEMUA on +44 (0) 207 488 0801.

*Please note we reserve the right to refuse admission to potential delegates who do not meet our eligibility criteria.
*We will not be offering double discounts. The early bird price does count as a discount. 

The EEMUA Conference 2023 will be held at the Chesford Grange Hotel in Kenilworth, Warwickshire.

A countryside retreat in the heart of Shakespeare’s County, Chesford Grange Hotel is located in a the suburb of Kenilworth and will be the setting for the EEMUA Conference 2023. A warm and friendly welcome awaits at this stunning Tudor-style manor house, set in a peaceful countryside setting right by the River Avon, a few miles from the historic towns of Warwick and Royal Leamington Spa.

Chesford Grange is an excellent choice of venue, as it offers: 

  • Exceptional conference facilities
  • Easy access to public transport links and major motorway routes
  • Modern and spacious bedrooms
  • Complimentary parking 
  • Free Wi-Fi throughout
  • An on-site spa with a pool and fitness centre

The hotel is conveniently located just 4 miles outside of Warwick town centre. Kenilworth Train Station is the closest to the hotel, just 2 miles away. However Warwick Station is 3 miles and has regular service to Birmingham, London and Banbury.

If travelling by car the hotel is ideally situated just off the A46. Please use the postcode CV8 2LD in your Sat Nav.

Birmingham International Airport is the nearest airport, offering both domestic and international services. The journey from the airport to the venue should take 30-40 minutes via car.

Chesford Grange Hotel

Tel: 0330 107 1599


The EEMUA Conference 2023 promises to be a vibrant event which will provide organisations with a unique platform from which to engage with delegates. If you wish to be a sponsor or an exhibitor at the Conference, please do contact for more information. 

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