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International Pittsburgh Coal Conference 
UCG Workshop

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  UCG Association 

Date: Monday, October 6, 2014; Time: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm, Venue: David L. Lawrence Convention Center - Room 312
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The Thirty-First Annual International Pittsburgh Coal Conference is pleased to offer a UCG Workshop to coincide with this year's event.
 Please note registration for the workshop is separate from the Pittsburgh Coal Conference Registration.

Registration and Workshop Information

Special accommodation rate for workshop attendees at the Westin Hotel





Confirmed Presenters include:  

Johan Brand, African Carbon Energy, South Africa

 Julie Lauder, CEO, UCG Association

Dr. Johan Van Dyk, African Carbon Energy, South Africa

Bob Godbolt, Scientific Drilling, Houston, USA

Burl Davis, Carbon Energy, Australia



Key Topics Included: 

  Site Selection Criteria

  Modern gasification technology and downstream products

 Large-scale coal gasification projects: existing and in development

   By-products of gasification and their uses

Environmental performance

  CO2 capture from gasification plants and its uses

 Horizontal and Directional Drilling Techniques for UCG

   Commercial Viability of UCG



Workshop Registration Fee 

$250.00 per person (non UCGA Members) 

$200.00 per person (UCGA Members) 


Workshop registration fee covers workshop attendance, all related materials, copies of all presentations, Speaker profiles and contact details. Buffet lunch and all refreshments throughout the day.


All events are discounted to UCGA Members – so why not join us – www.ucgassociation.org 

Full event details and registration available now on the UCGA website 

Who should attend? 

All working in Oil & Gas, Coal and Energy 

Regulators, Coal Research & Training, CCS, Geologists, Chemical and Gasification Engineers, Drilling Engineers, Coal Owners and Operators, Energy Finance