Carbon Dioxide Removal/Negative Emissions

Workshop for NGOs

Workshop Schedule

Introductions  (8.30-9.00am)

  • Rachael Jonassen, Director, Greenhouse Gas Management, Environmental & Energy Management Institute, The George Washington University
  • David S. Dolling, Dean, School of Engineering and Applied Science, The George Washington University
  • Simon Nicholson, Co-Executive Director, Forum for Climate Engineering Assessment, School of International Service, American University
  • Wil Burns, Co-Executive Director, Forum for Climate Engineering Assessment, School of International Service, American University

Overview: The Exigencies Driving a Focus on Carbon Dioxide Removal/Negative Emissions Technologies  (9.00-10.00am)

  • Katharine J. Mach, Senior Research Scientist, Stanford University Earth System Science; Director, Stanford Environment Assessment Facility

Bioenergy and Carbon Capture and Storage (BECCs) (10.00am-12.00pm)

  • Panel Chair: Elisabeth Graffy, Arizona State University
  • Dan Sanchez, Congressional Science and Engineering Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science  
  • Tim Searchinger, Research Scholar, Woodrow Wilson School, Science, Technology, and Environmental Policy Program
  • David Babson, Technology Manager, Bioenergy Technologies Office (BETO), U.S. Department of Energy
  • Kelly Stone, Senior Policy Analyst, ActionAid USA

Luncheon Keynote Address (12.00-1.00pm)

  • James E. Hansen, Climate Science, Awareness and Solutions Program, Earth Institute, Columbia University, Energy, Climate and Policy: Status and Prospects

 The Paris Agreement and BECCS (1.00-1:30pm)

  • Wil Burns, Co-Executive Director, Forum for Climate Engineering Assessment, School of International Service, American University

 CDR Simulation (1.30-2.30pm)

  • Andrew Jones, Co-Director, Climate Interactive

BREAK (2.30-2.45pm)

NGO Breakout Sessions (2.45-5.00pm)

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