CICCS Annual Conference

Innovations for a Cleaner Future
12th November 2009

Trent Building, University Park Campus, Nottingham

This year’s CICCS annual conference - Innovations for a cleaner future - took place on the 12th of November, at the University of Nottingham, discussing contemporary innovation in CCS for enhanced deployment of these topical climate change mitigation technologies.

This event will also hosted the CICCS post-graduate student poster competition in CCS & Sustainable Energy, with a prize of £150 for best presentation plus two £50 runners up prizes. 


  The Great Hall
09.30 - 10.00 Refreshments and registration
  The Senate Chamber
10.00 - 10.10 Welcome – Professor Chris Rudd, Pro-Vice Chancellor, UoN
10.10 - 10.25 CICCS: An update of an exciting year – Professor Mercedes Maroto-Valer, Director of CICCS.
10.25 - 10.50

Innovation for future development in a changing world – Professor Martin Binks, UoN Institute for Enterprise and Innovation (UNIEI)

10.50 - 11.20 The opportunities and challenges of delivering CCS on a global basis - Adam Morton, Rolls Royce
11.20 - 11.50 Developing a Yorkshire and Humber CCS Cluster - Dr Stephen Brown, CO2Sense
11.50 - 12.20 Panel Discussion – What are the technological barriers to widespread CCS deployment and how can we tackle them?
Panel Members: Mercedes Maroto-Valer (UoN), Adam Morton (Rolls Royce), Chris Open (E. ON), Stephen Brown (CO2Sense), Anton Zimmermann (Caterpillar).
  The Great Hall
12.20 - 13.20 Lunch and poster presentations
  The Senate Chamber
13.20 - 13.50 CCS – where we currently stand in the CCS debate – Dr Jeff Chapman, CCSA
13.50 - 14.15 ASGARD – monitoring responses to potential CO2 leakage – Professor Michael Steven, UoN
14.15 - 14.40 CCS - are we missing opportunities for public engagement? - Professor Brigitte Nerlich, UoN  
14.40 - 15.10 Panel Discussion – How do we improve our communication for public acceptance and affirmative rapid action?
Panel Members: Jeff Chapman (CCSA), Michael Steven (UoN), Ian Phillips (CO2DeepStore), Brigitte Nerlich (UoN), Ameena Camps (UoN). 
  The Great Hall
15.10 - 15.40 Refreshments and poster presentations
15.40 - 16:00 Award ceremony for CICCS postgraduate student poster competition
16.00 - 16.30 Conclusions and close 
  The Ante-Chamber
16.15 - 16.45 CICCS Advisory Committee Meeting (Advisory Committee only)

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