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Workshop: CCUS and H2 Business towards Net Zero – Opportunities and Challenges Extern Event

05 September, 2023 09:00 AM-04:00 PM

On behalf of the BeNeLux Business Council, we would like to invite you to join a workshop on CCUS and H2 Business Towards Net Zero – Opportunities and Challenges this coming Tuesday, 05 September from 9.00 AM to 4.00 PM held at Park Rotana Abu Dhabi.

Why attend the workshop:

  • Receive inputs and recommendations for COP28 regarding feasible pathways towards net zero.
  • Learn from the experts regarding the commercial solutions, opportunities, and challenges of implementing CCUS and Hydrogen to reduce or eliminate the emissions to the atmosphere.
  • Network with decision-makers, contributors, and experts in the field from the UAE, the Canadian government, and the private sector.

Objectives of the workshop:

The objectives of the workshop will be reached by presenting the following topics:

  • CCUS projects overview, existing, planned, and net zero share and/or gap.
  • Renewable energy projects, existing, planned, and net-zero share and/or gap.
  • Hydrogen technologies, commercial technologies overview, opportunities, and challenges.
  • Commercial CO2 capture technologies overview, opportunities, and Challenges.
  • Building large-scale CO2 capture plants, opportunities, and challenges from EPC companies' point of view.
  • CCUS and H2 applied research and development, opportunities, and challenges.
  • Carbon storage and monitoring; existing projects, planned projects, opportunities, and challenges.
  • Understanding the reservoir for CCS
  • UAE’s clean energy projects and business strategy towards net zero.
  • Existing financial programs for clean energy business.
  • Policy and finance for clean energy projects.
  • Omar Al Mehairi, VP Strategy, ADNOC Offshore
  • Dr. Ahmed Aboudheir, President, Aboudheir Consulting
  • Dr. Mohammad Abu Zahra, Head of Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Region, Global CCS Institute
  • Dr. Malek Al-Chalabi, Senior Advisor - Carbon Pricing, Climate and Carbon Policy and Advocacy
  • Rawad Barazanji, Process & Process Safety Team Team Leader at Sharjah National Oil Corporation (SNOC).
  • Robin Mills, CEO, Quamar Energy
  • Dr. Lourdes Vega, Director of the Research and Innovation Center on CO2 and Hydrogen (RICH) at the Khalifa University of Science and Technology, and Acting Senior Director at the Petroleum Institute

Date: Tuesday, 05 September
Time: 9.00 AM - 4.00 PM
Venue: Park Rotana, Abu Dhabi
Fee: 250 AED for NBC members | 350 AED for non-members

Kindly register on or before the 3rd of September, please register online or send an RSVP to office@nlbcuae.com.

Location: Park Rotana, Abu Dhabi

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