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Events

2023 CCUS TEA/LCA Workshop Registration Now Open!

We are excited to announce that the Global CO2 Initiative will host the 2023 TEA/LCA Workshop on Harmonizing CCUS Assessments on May 16-18 this year! This fifth workshop in the series is planned and conducted by the International CCUS Assessment Harmonization Group with members from the USA (GCI at U-M, NETL, NREL, ANL), Canada (NRC), Germany (RIFS, formerly known as IASS), Switzerland (ETH Zürich), and Japan (NIAIST). We are looking forward to one-and-a-half days of intense dialog and work that will advance transparent and uniform assessments of CCUS technologies and products.

This year’s workshop will focus on the inclusion of social factors in life cycle assessments and techno-economic assessments, as well as next steps towards guidance through international standardization of assessment guidelines.

The workshop will be conducted in-person at the Rackham Graduate School at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. We can offer free attendance but have limited space available, so consider registering early. Online participation will be available.

Register for in person attendance here.

We will host a poster session for student and postdoc presenters to specifically invite them to engage with the assessment community.

Who should attend?

  • Researchers, students, practitioners, developers and users of LCA and TEA for CCUS and users of assessment outputs.

Please note that the workshop does not provide introductory training for LCA and TEA for CCUS.

A detailed program with speakers and discussion session topics will be available early in March, 2023.

Timeline

Tuesday, May 16, 2023, Arrival and Welcome Reception

Wednesday, May 17, 2023, Full day with short presentations and working group meetings

Thursday, May 18, 2023, Half day with short presentations and working group meetings

Please direct questions to info@globalco2initiative.org

Energy Future in Industry 2023

May 9-11, 2023

The Industrial Energy-Related Technologies and Systems Technology Collaboration Programme International Conference is where the industry, academy and policy makers meet to discuss measures, opportunities and obstacles for achieving a future energy-efficient industry with zero or negative emissions.

Interested in Industrial Decarbonization? Consider attending the “Carbon Circularity and Industrial Symbiosis” event, during which GCI Director Dr. Volker Sick will be speaking on “How to handle Circular Carbon in theory and/or policy – Focus: CCU and LCA”.

Innovations in Climate Resilience

March 28-30, 2023

ICR23 continues the mission of leading innovations in climate resilience with the theme “Bold Leaps and Action.” The focus areas of the conference include restoring our ecosystems, enabling adaptation of our built infrastructure and societies, improving human health, boosting national security, securing the food supply, and dramatically reducing the trajectory of causative factors.

Abstracts Submissions are due September 30, 2022