CME at GPCA 2023: AI and the Future of Chemistry
Doha, Qatar

CME at GPCA 2023: AI and the Future of Chemistry

CME Officer was Keynote at Gulf Petrochemical & Chemical Association

2023. 12. 06


Mobilizing Chemistry for impactful transformation was the focus of the Gulf Petrochemical and Chemical Association 17th Annual GPCA in Doha. Mr. Shah Karim, CME Officer, SafeRock CEO, and speaker at IEF and IIF, gave the Keynote Speech on AI and the Future of Chemistry to over 3,000 people on December 6, 2023, at the foremost gathering of the chemical and petrochemical industry in the Arabian Gulf region.

As an advisor to Fortune 500 companies on global corporate innovation, competitiveness, and capital allocation, Karim offered an industry voice to catalyze the dynamic growth in this sector managing one of the most impactful forces on the future of Chemistry, the thoughtful adoption of artificial intelligence (AI) in the Petrochemical and Chemical Industries.

The synergistic connection between GPCA, “The Home of Global Energy Dialogue,” and CME, the premier organizer of events on Chemistry with the top STEM brands, NASA and the American Chemical Society featuring Nobel Laureates, helps propel trailblazing sustainability through Chemistry.

CME is pleased to share these unique forward-looking insights with the executive teams of CME supporting organizations. Since 1954, CME provides exciting forums for thought leadership along with recognition of world-class STEM talent through CME’s STEM Talks by Thought Leaders, the CME STEM Leadership Awards, CME NASA Symposia, CME NASA Earth & Space Sustainability Summit, the Space Chemistry Roundtable and several American Chemical Society (ACS) programs.

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Shah Karim

CME Treasurer

SafeRock CEO

Short Take on AI Keynote at GPCA

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Summary on Middle East Top Events

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Past Conference: 2023 CME - IEF Paris Flyer

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Shah Karim, SafeRock CEO and CME Officer, had the privilege to lead the committee on energy transition and financial market stability.