Interdisciplinary CCUS Workshop 2019

An Interdisciplinary Workshop on CCUS between Universities in Texas and Norway, oil industry in Texas and Norway and other CCUS stake holders is provided at UH, Sept. 23-24th, 2019. The two day workshop will bring together about 100 students from petroleum, law, economics, political and environmental sciences. Travel and accommodation will be paid for approved applicants by NFiP.

The student workshop is a prelude to the 4th Biennial CO2 for EOR as CCUS Conference being arranged Sept. 25th – 27th at Rice University/BRC Auditorium.

Details:
Dates: Sept. 23rd-24th, 2019
Venue: Hilton University of Houston, 4800 Calhoun Rd, Houston, TX, USA
Extended deadline for US students: September 6th, 2019 (Email to Arne.Graue@uib.no)

Tentative Detailed Program and Overview

Scientific Program (link to flyer)

Day 1: Topics and Challenges for Day 1 of the Workshop:
CO2 EOR as CCUS in Conventional Reservoirs
CO2 EOR as CCUS in Unconventional Reservoirs
09:00- 12:00 Industry Perspectives on CCUS:
– Field operations
– Economic constrains and tax incentives
– Regulatory framework
12:00 – 13:00 Lunch
13:00 – 17:00 Interdisciplinary student group work
17:00 – 18:00 Group presentations

Day 2: Topics and Challenges for Day 2 of the Workshop:
CO2 EOR as CCUS: From onshore to offshore reservoirs
CO2 EOR as CCUS: How to obtain Social License to Operate
09:00- 12:00 Industry Perspectives on CCUS:
– Field operations
– Economic constrains and tax incentives
– Regulatory framework
12:00 – 13:00 Lunch
13:00 – 17:00 Interdisciplinary student group work
17:00 – 18:00 Group presentations

Eligible Applicants

PhD- and Master Students within petroleum related sciences, including technology, law/regulations, economics, social, political and environmental sciences from all Universities in Norway and from NFiP MoU universities in Europe and USA.

NFiP