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Federal Initiatives and Crosscutting Activities in CCUS
Moderator - Sarah Forbes

Welcome and Opening Remarks
Sean Plasynski, Director (Acting), National Energy Technology Laboratory   

FECM Highlights and Initiatives
Noah Deich, Deputy Assistant Secretary for the Office of Carbon Management, U.S. Department of Energy   

OCED Highlights and Initiatives
Todd Shrader, Director for Project Management, Office of Clean Energy Demonstrations, U.S. Department of Energy   

PHMSA Highlights and Initiatives
Tristan Brown, Deputy Administrator, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation


Transitioning to a Low Carbon Economy (Panel)
Moderator - Mark Ackiewicz

Mark Ackiewicz, Director, Office of Carbon Management Technologies, U.S. Department of Energy
Katie Jereza, Vice President Corporate Affairs, Electric Power Research Institute
Jack Andreasen, Manager, Carbon Management, U.S. Policy and Advocacy, Breakthrough Energy
Michael Roos, Senior Vice President, Client Executive, Marsh McLennan and James Walsh, Senior Vice President, Client Excecutive, Marsh McLennan
Jason Eisenberg, Associate, Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP

Decarbonizing Power and Heavy Industry (Panel)
Moderator - Dan Hancu

Dan Hancu, Division Director, Point Source Carbon Capture, U.S. Department of Energy
Brenda Petrilena, Director, Global Decarbonization & Program Management, United States Steel Corporation
Matt Guyette, Director of Advanced Research, GE Vernova
Chris Ward, Chief Executive Officer, Heidelberg Materials North America


International CCUS Activities (Panel)
Moderator - Nicola Clarke

Introductory Remarks
Nicola Clarke, Senior Geologist, IEA Greenhouse Gas R&D Programme   

Perspectives on Europe Developments and Plans
Nicola Clarke, Senior Geologist, IEA Greenhouse Gas R&D Programme   

Perspectives on Canada Developments and Plans
Saviz Mortazavi, Deputy Portfolio Director, Office of Energy R&D, Natural Resources Canada   

Perspectives on Japan Developments and Plans
Yumiko Hata, Director, Carbon Management Division, Agency for Natural Resources and Energy, Ministry of Economy, Trade, and Industry, Japan   

Perspectives on China Developments and Plans
Wang Tao, Professor of School of Energy Engineering, Zhejiang University   

Community Engagement (Panel)
Moderator - Brad Crabtree 

Brad Crabtree, Assistant Secretary for the Office of Fossil Energy and Carbon Management, U.S. Department of Energy
Barbara McBride, Senior Director of Strategic Origination and Development, Calpine
Erin Middleton, Director of Energy Equity, Carbon Solutions
Tracy Evans, Chief Executive Officer, CapturePoint Solutions
Vernon Travis, Vernon Parish School Board Member, Vernon Parish School Board, Capturing Better Futures Initiative
Lance Albin, United Association of Plumbers and Pipefitters, Capturing Better Futures Initiative