Flow Control Exchange Brazil Conference & Exhibition

September 27 & 28, 2017
Riocenter Exhibition & Convention Center
Rio de Janeiro – Brazil

Get ready for Brazil's only conference & exhibition focusing on valves and stainless steel. Flow Control Exchange will feature expert keynote speakers and technical presentations. If you are involved in the operation, manufacturing or specification of valves, actuators, piping, welding, castings, forgings, material selection etc., this is for you!

Flow Control Exchange conference & exhibition – Brazil's premiere flow control and corrosion event – will take place at the Riocentro Centre in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on September 27 & 28, 2017.

Covering the use and supply valve technology, steels and corrosion resistant alloys, the event will bring together end users and suppliers of technology and products from Brazil and around the world. Brazilian end users will take the opportunity to source new suppliers both locally and from the international arena, while contributing their expertise to the conference program.

Visitors from abroad will have the opportunity to network with significant Brazilian end-users and meet local suppliers, while exchanging information and experience during the conference. If you are involved in the use, maintenance, or supply of valve technology and related technologies, you need to be at Flow Control Exchange Brazil!

Conference Information

The conference program has been carefully compiled by the expert Advisory Board headed by Conference Chairman Mr E.J. Euthymiou, Senior Consultant at Petrobras.

The program includes invited keynote speakers who will address the most important international and Brazilian issues facing end users and suppliers in oil & gas, petrochemical, processing and chemical markets.

The conference sessions are divided into Valve Sessions and Steel & Corrosion Sessions. The carefully chosen topics, and the high level discussions that these will generate, will ensure that delegates leave the conference armed with a wealth of practical, experience-based knowledge they can immediately implement in their own workplace.

Key conference topics include

  • Opportunities & challenges in the Brazilian market
  • Total cost of ownership
  • International petrochemical and oil & gas markets – end user perspectives
  • Key features for manufacturers to operate in Brazil
  • How to participate in the Brazilian market

Valve paper sessions

  • Valve selection criteria & requirements
  • Challenges: fugitive emissions, sealing, endurance, consistent production
  • Managing trends in valve technology

Steel & corrosion sessions

  • Material selection criteria & justifications
  • Managing trends & requirements in the steel market
  • SS & CRA: equipment design, material properties, processes & limitations


The Flow Control Exchange exhibition is a meeting place for suppliers, manufacturers and end users of flow control equipment and technology such as valves, actuators, seals, etc. Showcase your company at the targeted exhibition with a stand and/or networking lounge to expand your business network! With a highly targeted audience of delegates and visitors, every person on the exhibition floor is interested in flow control technology.

Make the most of this unique opportunity to expand your business with an exhibition stand or networking lounge! The exhibition will feature key players in the Brazilian market and will focus on valves and related technologies.

Conference & Exhibition administration

Flow Control Exchange Brazil is organized by KCI Publishing in partnership with Messe Düsseldorf. For more information on the conference, or to book an exhibition stand or lounge, contact:

Mr. Alexandre Guedes
Project Manager (Brazil)
Mobile: +55 11 99503-8132
Office: + 1 416-361-7030 (Canada)
Email: a.guedes@kci-world.com

Mr. Josh Gillen (International)
Sales Manager
Office: 416-361-7030
Mobile: +1-647-983-7030
Email: j.gillen@kci-world.com