RCN-SEES on CCUS welcomes engineers of all disciplines; researchers, scientists and academics; economists; regulatory and legal professionals; and anybody else interested in Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Storage (CCUS) to attend the Meeting. Registration is free and now open!
Register now by following these instructions:
- Select which days/events you plan to attend from these options:
- Monday, April 14, 2014 (9AM-5PM) - Columbia University's Lenfest Center for Sustainable Energy and Technical University of Denmarks' Department of Energy Conversion and Storage Workshop on "Air Capture and its Applications in Closing the Carbon Cycle"
- Tuesday, April 15, 2014 (9-5PM) - RCN-CCUS Annual Meeting Thrusts 1 & 2: "Regulatory Developments, Costs, and Risk Assessments of CCUS" and "Global Large-Scale Projects on CCUS and their Outlooks"
- Wednesday, April 16, 2014 (9AM-12:30PM) - RCN-CCUS Annual Meeting Thrust 3: "Current Status and Challenges in CO2 Capture and Conversion"
Note: For more detailed descriptions of these events, see below
2. Click on the "Register Now" button below and follow the on-screen instructions to fill out a registration form
The RCN Annual Meeting in 2014 will include a one-day workshop in addition to a day and a half of RCN sessions focusing on in-depth technological and policy related discussions on CCUS. The preliminary program is as follows:
- April 14thWorkshop: on "Air Capture and its Applications in Closing the Carbon Cycle". This workshop is part of an on-going collaboration between Columbia University's Lenfest Center for Sustainable Energy and Technical University of Denmark's Department of Energy Conversion and Storage. Topics will include: air capture technology; bio and non-bio based fuels; and business/policy implications. To find out more about this collaboration and past workshops, click here.
- April 15th – April 16th Annual Meeting: RCN sessions will be focused on three themes: (I) Regulatory Developments, Costs and Risk Assessment, (II) Global Large-Scale Projects on CCUS and their Outlooks, and (III) Current Status and Challenges in CO2 Capture and Conversion. Each session will include presentations by interdisciplinary academic and industrial speakers and panelists. There will also be open discussions with the audience.
For a more detailed agenda, please click here.
Information about RCN-CCUS
The RCN-CCUS is a research coordination project funded by the National Science Foundation (PI: Alissa Park at Columbia University, in partnership with AIChE). It was created to provide transformative research collaborations in CCUS and to facilitate research collaborations that effectively cross the boundaries of the natural sciences, engineering, and the social and economic sciences. Members of the RCN are from many countries and range from scientists, academics, and engineers to representatives from the government and industrial sectors. For more information on the RCN, visit www.ccusnetwork.com
For your convenience, Columbia University has secured group rates at several hotels near the conference site. Click here for more details.
Call for Posters
The call for posters is now closed. Thank you to those who submitted abstracts. The abstracts are being reviewed.