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Program Overview

GCCC is pursuing various aspects of offshore carbon sequestration, including a global needs assessment and identifying synergies between an international community of parties interested in offshore storage. 

Explore the links below for presentations, posters, and publications.

Second International Offshore Geologic CO2 Storage Workshop June 18-20, 2017
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GCCC was delighted to host the Second International Offshore Geologic CO2 Storage Workshop June 18–20, 2017 at the Center of Innovation, Commercialization, and Entrepreneurship at Lamar University.

Workshop Agenda

Welcome—Susan Hovorka

Towards an International Collaboration on Offshore Storage—Katherine Romanak, Susan Hovorka, Tip Meckel, Tim Dixon

Session 1. How to find storage offshore—mapping and screening for good sites: Chair, Susan Hovorka

Session 2. Technical Deep-dive Monitoring—How much is needed, how much do regulators need, limits of Monitoring: Chair, Tim Dixon

Session 3. Technical Deep-dive Environmental and overburden monitoring: Chair, Katherine Romanak

Session 4. Changing the Game for CO2—EOR Offshore: Chair, Paulo Negrais Seabra

Session 5. Infrastructure developments: Chair, Tip Meckel

Session 6. Panel discussion on US developments in offshore storage assessment: Chair, Lars Ingolf Eide

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First International Offshore Geologic CO2 Storage Workshop April 19-21, 2016
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GCCC was delighted to host the first International Offshore Geologic CO2 Storage Workshop April 19–21, 2016. Please see below for agenda and technical presentations.

Workshop Agenda

Workshop Report

Session 1—Welcome and Goals

Session 2—Current State of Knowledge

Session 3—Country Status

Session 4—Guided Activity

Session 5—Recommendations and Next Steps

Session 6—Posters

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