Clean Technology 2010
traditional energy

Traditional Energy

Symposium Sponsor

Advanced Energy Consortium

Symposium Co-Chairs

Sean Murphy Sean Murphy
Manager, Advanced Energy Consortium. Bureau of Economic Geology, The University of Texas at Austin.
Lewis Norman Lewis Norman
Research Manager
Paul Genoa Paul H. Genoa
Director Policy Development
Nuclear Energy Institute
Howard Schmidt Howard Schmidt
Executive Director, Carbon Nanotechnology Laboratory
Rice University

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Track Sessions

Tuesday June 22

10:30 Decarbonizing Traditional Energy
1:30 Six months since Copenhagen: Global & US Climate Policy Update
2:30 Cleantech Coffee Break
3:00 Carbon Capture and Power Generation
4:00 Poster Session and TechConnect Expo (4:00 - 6:00)

Wednesday June 23

8:30 Technology & Finance for Smart Grid: Keynote Panel
10:00 Networking Coffee Break
1:30 Technology Innovations for Efficiency & Emissions Reductions
4:00 Poster Session and TechConnect Expo Reception (4:00 - 6:00) - Expo Hall
 Nanotech & Cleantech for Oil & Gas
 Cleantech in Traditional Power Generation
6:00 TechConnect Innovation Showcase Reception (6:00 - 8:00) - Ballroom 3rd Floor

Thursday June 24

8:30 Cleantech Keynotes
9:00 Cleantech Keynote Panel: Hottest clean technologies for VCs - who will they fund next?
10:00 TechConnect Innovation Showcase Coffee Break - Ballroom 3rd Floor
10:30 Nanotech and Cleantech for Oil & Gas
4:00 TechConnect Ventures: Cleantech Remediation, Purification & Alternative Fuels
5:00 TechConnect Investment Networking Reception - Second Floor

Track Program

Tuesday June 22

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10:30Decarbonizing Traditional EnergyRoom 204 A
Session chair: Reed Rubenstein, Greenberg Traurig LLP, US
-P. Genoa, Nuclear Energy Institute, US
-I. Ershaghi, USC, US
-F. Bevc, Siemens Energy Inc., US
-G. Robinson, Exelon Power, US
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1:30Six months since Copenhagen: Global & US Climate Policy UpdateRoom 204 A
Session chair: Lisa Hodes, The Gold Standard, US
-S. Venkataraman, Standard Bank, UK
-W. Thomas, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP, US
-A. Sarac, EcoSecurities, UK
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2:30Cleantech Coffee BreakFoyer 2nd Floor
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3:00Carbon Capture and Power GenerationRoom 202 A
Session chair: Daniel Laird, Sandia National Lab, US
3:00State-of-the-Art Clean Coal Power and Technology Options for CO2 Capture
S. Wu, Hitachi Power Systems America, Ltd., US
3:20Nanostructured Photocatalytic Approach to CO2 Conversion
G. Corti, T. Cantrell, M. Beaux, T. Prakash, D.N. McIlroy, M.G. Norton, GoNano Technologies, US
3:40Economic and Job Impacts of Increased Efficiency in Existing Coal-Fired Power Plants
R.H. Bezdek, R.M. Wendling, MISI, US
4:00Development of a New Experimental Tool To Identify CO2 Absorption Parameters in Aqueous Amine Solutions
C. Wylock, S. Dehaeck, E. Boulay, P. Colinet, B. Haut, Université Libre de Bruxelles, BE
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4:00Poster Session and TechConnect Expo (4:00 - 6:00)Expo Hall

Wednesday June 23

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8:30Technology & Finance for Smart Grid: Keynote PanelRoom 204 BC
Session chair: Paul Dickerson, Haynes & Boone, US
-J. Silva, On-Ramp Wireless, Inc., US
-M. Breen, Xtreme Power, US
-D. Wood, Draper Fisher Jurvetson, US
-M. Montoya, Southern California Edison, US
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10:00Networking Coffee BreakFoyer 2nd Floor
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1:30Technology Innovations for Efficiency & Emissions ReductionsRoom 203 B
Session chair: Wayne Gears, CAMG, US
1:30The Importance of Energy Efficiency
W. Gears, CAMG, US
1:40Incubating Clean Tech
J. Milanette, PortTech LA, US
2:00Hybrid Power for Efficiency & Emissions Reductions
D. Kazarinoff, Eaton Corp., US
2:20Joint Technology Initiative Clean Sky – The European Program Towards Ecologically Compatible Air Transportation
E. Kaulfersch, S. Rzepka, B. Michel, Fraunhofer ENAS, DE
2:40Crossborder Technologies
T. Millang, Crossborders, SE
3:00LEHR’s Contribution to Improving our Nation’s Air Quality
B. Herzer, Lehr Incorporated, US
3:20Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reporting through Integrated Business Solutions
D. Smith, Village Green Global, Inc., US
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4:00Poster Session and TechConnect Expo Reception (4:00 - 6:00) - Expo HallExpo Hall
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Nanotech & Cleantech for Oil & GasExpo Hall
-Nanoparticles: Promising Solution to Overcome Stern Drilling Problems
J. Abdo, M. Danish, Sultan Qaboos University, Oman, OM
-High-temperature Desulfurization with Nanosize ZnO
T.C. Wang, H.Y. Kang, H.P. Wang, J.G. Jou, J.L. Wei, National Cheng Kung University, TW
-The influence of surface termination on growth of cupper clusters
L. Xiao, J. Srinivasan, L. Subramanian, Accelrys, Inc, US
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Cleantech in Traditional Power GenerationExpo Hall
-Fusion Fission Hybrid Reactor using IEC Fusion Driver Technology to enable High Support Ratio Systems
G.H. Miley, H. Leon, H. Momota, H. Hora, P.J. Shrestha, University of Illinois, US
-Economic Assessment of a Conceptual Biomass to Liquids Bio-Syntrolysis Plant
M.M. Plum, G.L. Hawkes, Idaho National Laboratory, US
-Deuteron Beam Driven Fast Ignition
X. Yang, G.H. Miley, K.A. Flippo, H. Hora, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, US
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6:00TechConnect Innovation Showcase Reception (6:00 - 8:00) - Ballroom 3rd FloorBallroom BC

Thursday June 24

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8:30Cleantech KeynotesBallroom A
Session chair: Patti Glaza, CTSI, US
8:30Commercialization Programs at ARPA-E
S.J. Wagle, ARPA-E, US
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9:00Cleantech Keynote Panel: Hottest clean technologies for VCs - who will they fund next?Ballroom A
Session chair: Andrew Heckler, Brightfield Energy, US
-S. Goldberg, Venrock, US
-D. Malkani, RockPort Capital Partners, US
-A. Wong, D.E. Shaw & Co., L.P., US
-D. Dreesen, Battery Ventures, US
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10:00TechConnect Innovation Showcase Coffee Break - Ballroom 3rd FloorBallroom BC
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10:30Nanotech and Cleantech for Oil & GasRoom 207 C
Session chair: Matt Laudon, NSTI, US
10:30Novel Surfactants for Enhanced Oil Recovery
P.H. Shepard, Novomer, Inc., US
10:50Synthesis and characterization of cation-exchanged laponite nanohybrids for use as drilling fluid viscosifier
T.X. Phuoc, Y. Soong, M.K. Chyu, National Energy Technology Lab, US
11:10Microkinetic Study of Oxygenate and Hydrocarbon Formation from Syngas on Rhodium and Cobalt Surfaces: Effect of Site Structure on Catalytic Cycles
N. Kapur, C. Sampara, X. Hao, J. Hyun, B. Shan, J.B. Nicholas, B. Davis, K. Cho, Nanostellar Inc., US
11:30Stability of Aqueous Silica Nanoparticle Dispersions under Subsurface Conditions
C.O. Metin, Q.P. Nguyen, L.W. Lake, The University of Texas at Austin, US
11:50Influence of Nanoparticles Dispersion on Viscosity of POE Oil Based Nanofluids
S. Bobbo, L. Fedele, A. Benetti, L. Colla, S. Barison, M. Fabrizio, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, IT
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4:00TechConnect Ventures: Cleantech Remediation, Purification & Alternative FuelsRoom 207 A
Session chair: Armin Volkel, PARC, US
4:00Solegria Solutions, LLC
J. Black, Solegria Solutions, LLC, US
S.P. Sims, EnerGreenCo, US
4:20FlexEnergy LLC
P. Fukumoto, FlexEnergy LLC, US
4:30Natural State Research, Inc
M. Sarker, Natural State Research, Inc., US
4:40Power Ecalene Fuels, Inc
G. Jackson, Power Ecalene Fuels, Inc., US
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5:00TechConnect Investment Networking Reception - Second FloorFoyer 2nd Floor
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