CMCRI hosts panel at Clean Energy Ministerial


Ahead of the curve: Business considerations for investing in carbon reduction technologies

When: 2 – 3 p.m., Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Where: Booth 606, Innovation Showcase, Vancouver Convention Centre

Don’t miss the CMC Research Institutes panel on factors driving investments in carbon reducing technologies

The panel is being held in conjunction with the Clean Energy Ministerial / Mission Innovation 4 (CEM10 / MI-4) meetings in Vancouver on May 27-29.

CMCRI panelists will discuss why it makes business sense to invest in carbon reducing technologies, even when the regulatory environment isn’t forcing it. Meeting investor expectations for climate risk strategies, reducing regulatory exposure, fulfilling the corporate mission, and generating revenue by using carbon to produce commercial goods are just a few of the areas that will be explored with this exceptional group of experts.

Sandra Odendahl, President and CEO, CMC Research Institutes
Kate Chisholm, SVP, Chief Legal & Sustainability Officer, Capital Power
Wal van Lierop, Executive Partner & Founding Chairman, Chrysalix
Sean Monkman, VP Technology Development, CarbonCure Technologies
Jonathan Moser, Head, Environment and Public Affairs Canada, LafargeHolcim

For information on the panel:
Event is free

RSVP here

Other CCUS events at CEM10/MI-4

Bridge to a Cleaner Future – An inspiring film about CCUS
Grab a popcorn and sample of local craft beer and take in this 15 minute film about the vital role of CCS in our future.
4 -5 pm, Tuesday, May 28
Booth 606, International CCS Knowledge Centre Pavilion, Innovation Showcase

Accelerating CCUS Together
A minister-level dialogue on key conditions to attract financing for CCUS projects.
11 to 12 pm, Wed., May 29
This is a CEM CCUS Initiative event. Registration required.
Contact Juho Lipponen at

Advancing CCUS – A Deep Dive on Cost & Risk Reduction
A free panel exploring hurdles and possibilities in advancing CCUS as a key technology to reduce emissions.
12:15 – 1:30 pm, Wed. May 29
Booth 606, International CCS Knowledge Centre Pavilion, Innovation Showcase

CCUS in the Reducing Emissions Cluster

The Innovation Showcase at CEM10/MI-4 features exhibits and displays by numerous companies and organizations involved in the development and promotion of carbon capture, conversion, utilization and storage technologies. Make sure to drop by and learn more about these critical ways to reduce carbon emissions. Register by May 24!
For a list of exhibitors and event schedule and to register.