Carbon Dioxide Utilization Summit

Documentation - September 11-12, 2019- Calgary, AB, Canada

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Our 13th Carbon Dioxide Utilization Summit will follow on from our successful series of conferences focusing on the re-use of greenhouse gas CO2 and converting this into profitable sustainable and commercial materials. It will be taking place in Calgary, Canada on the 11th & 12th of September 2019, and it's a one-time special edition of this event.

The two day event will bring together senior experts from various CO2 emitting industries discussing sustainable, technological and commercial aspects of CO2 Utilization in Canada and across the globe. With technology comparisons focusing on economic, environmental, and social indicators, our panel of speakers will highlight knowledgeable insights into commercial application and development of technology and products.

Key Topics

  • Emerging CO2 Utilization Technology in the Industry
  • The Potential of CO2 Electrochemical Reduction
  • Regulatory and Policy Perspectives on CO2 Utilization
  • CO2 Utilization in the Oil and Gas Industry
  • Hydrogen Innovation Challenges and Solutions - Case Studies
  • Integrating CO2 Conversion with Capture
  • Canada vs the World: A Global CCU Assessment
  • Converting CO2 into Building Materials
  • The True Cost of CO2 Utilization
  • Moving from Being a Start-up to a Commercially Viable Company

Who Will Attend?

  • Oil, gas and chemical companies with alternative energy departments
  • Energy companies investing in R&D
  • Governments looking for investable R&D in the energy sector
  • Federal Policy advisors
  • NGO's
  • Start-up technology companies
  • Chemical product manufacturers
  • Clean energy technology companies
  • Oil and gas services companies
  • Petrochemical consulting and manufacturing companies
  • Energy companies investing in R&D
  • Universities

Exclusive Site Visit

Innotech's Alberta Carbon Conversion Technology Centre (ACCTC)

During the Tuesday afternoon, prior to the conference, a limited number of conference delegates will receive the unique opportunity to visit the Innotech's Alberta Carbon Conversion Technology Centre.

Innotech's Alberta Carbon Conversion Technology Centre (ACCTC) was recently established in Calgary to test and advance carbon capture and conversion technologies that accelerate greenhouse gas emission reductions by enabling the commercially viable conversion of carbon into value-added products.

The ACCTC will provide technology developers with the capabilities for testing and refining their technologies using real-life flue gas from natural gas combustion. InnoTech Alberta owns and operates the ACCTC, which is being used initially to enable the Carbon XPRIZE Competition testing of the top five technologies to occur.

InnoTech Alberta, a wholly owned subsidiary of Alberta Innovates, was established to facilitate the conversion of applied research to economic, social and environmental benefits for Alberta. InnoTech links basic research and commercial outcomes in accordance with the strategic directions for research and innovation set out by the Government of Alberta. This is achieved by operating laboratories, performing applied research and development, and delivering laboratory services in key areas of strength, in multiple locations within the province for government and industry clients.

There is no extra charge to attend the site visit, but spaces are limited and allocated to the conference delegates on a first come first served basis. Therefore, we would strongly suggest to book your place early to avoid disappointment.

Early Confirmed Speakers

  • Harold Krenkel, Functional Manager - Processing Technologies, Innotech Alberta
  • Brett Henkel, Co-Founder & VP Strategic Accounts 7 Government Affairs, Inventys
  • Robert Cumming, Director Environment, Lafarge Canada Inc
  • Mario Ochoa, Manager Renewable Liquid Fuels Enterprise Technology, Suncor Energy
  • David Lynch, General Manager Research and Development, Enerkem Inc.
  • Joanne Lake, Research Engineer Environment, NOVA Chemicals
  • Joy Romero, VP Technology & Innovation, Canadian Natural Resources Limited
  • James Kahn, Founder, SkyBaron
  • Dr. Ron Britton, Chief Technology Officer, Renewable Hydrogen Canada Inc.
  • David Van Den Assem, Senior Manager - Clean Technology, Alberta Innovates
  • Mark Summers, Executive Director Technology & Innovation, Emissions Reduction Alberta
  • Dr. David Layzell, Director Canadian Energy Systems Analysis Research (CESAR) Initiative, University of  Calgary
  • Jeff Pearson, President, Wolf Midstream
  • Jason Switzer, Co-Director, Pembina Institute
  • Phil De Luna, Program Director, National Research Council Canada
  • Mehrdad Mahoutian, Co-Founder & CTO, Carbicrete Inc.
  • Curtis Berlinguette, Canada Research Chair in Energy Conversion, The University of British Columbia
  • Paul-Emile McNab, Director - Business Development & Strategic Initiatives, Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business
  • Matt McCulloch, Director Greenhouse Gas, Canada's Oil Sands Innovation Alliance
  • Robert Savage, Assistant Deputy Minister, Alberta Climate Change Office Alberta Environment and Parks

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708 8 Avenue SW
Calgary, Alberta
AB T2P 1H2 Canada
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Event details
Organizer :ACI
Event type :Conference
Attendance :Physical Event
Reference :ASDE-20431