GRC 2019 Annual Meeting and Expo

GRC 2019 Annual Meeting and Expo
The GRC Annual Meeting is the industry’s largest annual gathering of leading geothermal energy scientists, producers, renewable energy industry stakeholders, regulators, utilities, and key associated business leaders. The four-day event will offer technical, policy, and market conference sessions, educational seminars, tours of local geothermal and renewable energy projects, and numerous networking opportunities.


Registration Information:

  • Full Conference Passes includes access to the Sunday Night Receptions, Opening Session, Technical Sessions, Expo Hall, and Lunches on the days selected.
  • Expo Only 3-Day Visitor Pass includes access to the Sunday Night Receptions, Opening Session, and Expo Hall (does not include lunch).
  • Expo Only Visitor Pass - Monday includes access to the Opening Session and Expo Hall. Tuesday and Wednesday Expo only Visitor Passes include access to the expo only for the selected day. Expo Only passes do not include lunch. If you want to register for two day passes and/or the Sunday Night Receptions, you will need to purchase it as an additional item by contacting the GRC office.
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When
9/15/2019 - 9/18/2019
Where
Palm Springs Convention Center 277 N Avenida Caballeros Palm Springs, CA 92262 United States

Program

   

2.) Workshops

 
Organized by: Sabodh K. Garg (Geologica Geothermal Group), Azadeh Riahi (Itasca Consulting Group), William (Bill) Rickard (Geothermal Resources Group), and Will Pettitt (Geothermal Resources Council). Development of cost-effective EGS technology is critical to the long-term viability of the world-wide geothermal industry. This workshop is the third in a series of EGS-focused workshops sponsored by the GRC (previously held in 2012 and 2016), focusing on the latest research findings and practical experiences in geothermal reservoirs. The workshop instructors are experts from geothermal and petroleum industry, academic institutions, and U.S. national laboratories. Cost includes lunch on both days and a workshop reception on Friday evening.
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2.) Workshops
Time
9/13/2019 8:00 AM - 9/14/2019 5:00 PM
9/13/2019 8:00 AM

Organized by: Sabodh K. Garg (Geologica Geothermal Group), Azadeh Riahi (Itasca Consulting Group), William (Bill) Rickard (Geothermal Resources Group), and Will Pettitt (Geothermal Resources Council). Development of cost-effective EGS technology is critical to the long-term viability of the world-wide geothermal industry. This workshop is the third in a series of EGS-focused workshops sponsored by the GRC (previously held in 2012 and 2016), focusing on the latest research findings and practical experiences in geothermal reservoirs. The workshop instructors are experts from geothermal and petroleum industry, academic institutions, and U.S. national laboratories. Cost includes lunch on both days and a workshop reception on Friday evening.
Category
2.) Workshops
Time
9/13/2019 8:00 AM - 9/14/2019 5:00 PM
9/13/2019 8:00 AM

Organized by: Wilfred Elders (Professor Emeritus, UC Riverside). The topics of the workshop will include: 1.) The enthalpy and flow characteristic of the supercritical state. 2.) Economic advantages for power generation and downstream use (including metal & mineral extraction). 3.) Environmental advantages. 4.) Examples of current projects in Iceland and Japan. 5.) Potential in the USA and worldwide. 6.) Challenges of drilling and logging into corrosive fluids at high temperatures and fluid pressures. 7.) Cementing, casing, and well completion challenges. 8.) Power production and fluid handling issues. 9.) Overview and prospects for the future. Cost includes lunch and a workshop reception on Friday evening.
Category
2.) Workshops
Time
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9/14/2019 8:00 AM

Organized by: Wilfred Elders (Professor Emeritus, UC Riverside). The topics of the workshop will include: 1.) The enthalpy and flow characteristic of the supercritical state. 2.) Economic advantages for power generation and downstream use (including metal & mineral extraction). 3.) Environmental advantages. 4.) Examples of current projects in Iceland and Japan. 5.) Potential in the USA and worldwide. 6.) Challenges of drilling and logging into corrosive fluids at high temperatures and fluid pressures. 7.) Cementing, casing, and well completion challenges. 8.) Power production and fluid handling issues. 9.) Overview and prospects for the future. Cost includes lunch and a workshop reception on Friday evening.
Category
2.) Workshops
Time
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9/14/2019 8:00 AM

4.) Guest Registration Options

 
Access to the Opening Reception and Expo Only. Does NOT include lunches or access to the technical sessions.
Category
4.) Guest Registration Options
Not specified

5.) Lunch

 
Your registration includes Monday's Lunch inside the Expo hall or the International Lunch. Lunch will be served from inside the Expo Hall.
Category
5.) Lunch
Time
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
9/16/2019 12:00 PM

Monday's Lunch inside the Expo hall or the International Lunch. Lunch will be served from inside the Expo Hall.
Category
5.) Lunch
Time
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
9/16/2019 12:00 PM

Your registration includes lunch for Tuesday. Lunch will be served inside the Expo Hall.
Category
5.) Lunch
Time
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
9/17/2019 12:00 PM

Lunch will be served inside the Expo Hall.
Category
5.) Lunch
Time
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
9/17/2019 12:00 PM

Your registration includes Wednesday's Lunch inside the Expo hall or the Award's Lunch. Lunch will be served from inside the Expo Hall.
Category
5.) Lunch
Time
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
9/18/2019 12:00 PM

Wednesday's Lunch inside the Expo hall or the Award's Lunch. Lunch will be served from inside the Expo Hall.
Category
5.) Lunch
Time
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
9/18/2019 12:00 PM

6.) Mixer Options

 
Join us for a great night of networking and fun at the Palm Springs Air Museum. Dance the night away and/or explore the different aircrafts from different eras. Price includes beverages, appetizers and entertainment.
Category
6.) Mixer Options
Time
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
9/16/2019 7:00 PM

7.) Trivia Contest

 
The Trivia contest is hosted by the GRC Student Committee and all proceeds from this event will go to fund upcoming Student Committee events and activities. Join in on the fun and a chance for prizes and most importantly, bragging rights!
Category
7.) Trivia Contest
Time
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
9/17/2019 12:30 PM

You will be paired up with a team of professional industry members. The Trivia contest is hosted by the GRC Student Committee and all proceeds from this event will go to fund upcoming Student Committee events and activities. Join in on the fun and a chance for prizes and most importantly, bragging rights! Free for Students with a 3-day registration.
Category
7.) Trivia Contest
Time
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
9/17/2019 12:30 PM

8.) Membership

 
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8.) Membership
Not specified

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8.) Membership
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8.) Membership
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8.) Membership
Not specified

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8.) Membership
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8.) Membership
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8.) Membership
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9.) GRC Foundation Funds

 
Contributions will go towards scholarships, speaker travel expenses and miscellaneous costs associated with educational activities.
Category
9.) GRC Foundation Funds
Not specified

Contributions will go towards financing (if needed) for GRC operations and capital expenses.
Category
9.) GRC Foundation Funds
Not specified

Contributions will go towards loans for production costs of selected GRC publications.
Category
9.) GRC Foundation Funds
Not specified

Dietary Options

 
9/15/2019

Transactions Copies

 
Please note that if you selected a 3-day registration, your registration fee includes Vol. 43 Transactions.
Category
Transactions Copies
Not specified

 

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