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Plenary Presentations


2019 Plenary Speakers

 Wednesday, September 4, 2019

Mr. Steven Winberg

Assistant Secretary for Fossil Energy, Department of Energy, USA



Dr. Steven Carpenter

Director, Enhanced Oil Recovery Institute, USA



Mr. Stephen Nelson

Chief Operating Officer, Longview Power, LLC, USA

Modern Power Generation for a Multiple Energy Product Market Place

Thursday, September 5, 2019

Prof. Yuemin ZHAO

Vice President, China University of Mining and Technology, CHINA

Research Progress in Dry Beneficiation


Dr. JC (Johan) van Dyk

 Technology Manager, African Carbon Energy, SOUTH AFRICA
UCG and the Application Opportunities for the Polygeneration of Power and Fuels


Dr. Alberto Pettinau

Scientific Director, Sotacarbo S.p.A., Grande Miniera di Serbariu, ITALY

Power Generation from Fossil Fuels and Biomass: An International Collaboration Towards Low Carbon Energy

Friday, September 6, 2019

Dr. Brian Anderson

Director, National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL) - Department of Energy, USA



Prof. Robert Finkelman

University of Texas, USA

The Impact of Coal on the Most Important Component of the Environment: People


Prof. Tarunjit S. Butalia

Department of Civil, Environmental, and Geodetic Engineering, The Ohio State University, USA

Utilization of Coal Ash: Current Status & Future Outlook