Pitt | Swanson Engineering
Plenary 2009
2009 Plenary Presentations

Monday, September 21 - Energy Production/Policy Speakers

Granger Morgan

Head, Department of Engineering and Public Policy

Carnegie Mellon University, USA

"Making Clean Coal a Reality"

Al Whitehouse

Director, International Program

U.S. Department of Interior, USA

"International Cooperation to Combat Climate
Change and the Role of Coal"

Ben Yamagata

Coal Utilization Research Council, USA

"Coal with Carbon Capture and Storage in an Era of Rising Energy Demand and Regulation of CO2"

Tuesday, September 22 -International Issues

Selahaddin Anac

General Manager

Turkish Coal Enterprise (TKI), TURKEY

" Present Situation of Coal in Energy Policy of Turkey and Turkish Coal Industry"

Harko Mulder

Manager Process Development

Sasol Technologies, SOUTH AFRICA

"Coal-to-Liquids: Can CO2 Emissions be
Significantly Reduced?"

Zhongxue Gan

Vice President and CTO


"ENN’s Clean Energy Road Map"

Wednesday, September 23 - Environmental Issues

Frank Princiotta

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, USA

"Global Climate Change and Other Air Pollution

Gregory Gillette

GE Energy, USA

"Sustainable Development of Coal Gasification Technology"

Robert Beck

Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

The National Coal Council, Inc.

"The Urgency of Sustainable Coal"