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Program – World CTX


TUESDAY, MARCH 28, 2017 – TECHNOLOGY WORKSHOPS
Chair: Andrew Minchener, General Manager of the IEA Clean Coal Centre (United Kingdom)

Welcome Address and Introducing Remarks
Serge Perineau, Chairman, World CTX and Xia Lei, Managing Director, Asiachem Consulting, China

9:00-10:30 – Carbonaceous Materials Gasification
Dry-Feed Entrained Flow Gasification of High Ash Fusion Temperature Chinese Coals
Don Stevenson, Executive Director, Research & Development, Gas Technology Institute, USA
Permanent Temperature Monitoring for Optimizing Operation and Safety of Gasifiers
Wieland Hill, Chief Technology Officer, LIOS Technology, Germany
Solid & Liquid Wastes Gasification by Entrained Flow Process
Thomas von Kossak, General Manager, Gasification and Hydrogen Manufacturing, Shell, Netherland
Ding Weijiang, Gasification Technologist, Shell, China

Networking Break

11:15- 12:45 – Methanol Route for Producing Ultra-low Sulfur Gasoline
Syngas To Methanol
Sarah Zhan, Senior Process Engineer, Methanol Technology, Air Liquide Global E&C Solutions, China
Fluid Bed Methanol To Gasoline Process
Mitch Hindman, Sales Manager for Refining and Gas Processing Technologies, ExxonMobil, USA
Fluid Bed Methanol To Gasoline: Pilot Plant Test Results
Hao Daijun, Chief Engineer, Research & Development Center, Sinopec Engineering Group, China

Lunch

14:00-15:30 – Other Carbon To X Processes
Fischer-Tropsch Update with Most Recent Experience
Yang Yong, Deputy General Manager, Synfuels China, China
Activity Improvements with New Catalyst at Shenhua Fischer-Tropsch Pilot Plant
Men Zhuowu, Manager of Reaction Engineering Department, National Institute of Clean and Low Carbon Energy (NICE), China
Coal to Hydrogen for Petrochemical Park Supply
Pang Rui, Director of Process Department, Sinopec Ningbo Engineering Company, China

Networking Break

16:15-17:30 –  New Innovative Technologies
Direct CTL for jet fuel using biomass-derived solvent
Satya Chauhan, Senior Program Director, Battelle, USA
– Microbial Coal Conversion
Rohit Vedhara, Advisor to the President, Verso Energy, Australia
Five Key Technologies to Develop Coal To X: the Way to Solve Smog Problem in China
Li Dapeng, Chief Expert, Coal Chemicals, Yanchang Petroleum Group, China


WEDNESDAY, MARCH 29 – PLENARY SESSIONS
Chair: Cliff Guo, Clean Coal Conversion R&D Leader, NICE, China

9:00-10:30 – Introducing Remarks and Keynote Addresses
– Welcome Address and International Coal To X Development
Serge Perineau, Chairman, World CTX, France and Xia Lei, Managing Director, Asiachem Consulting, China
The Global Coal Industry Perspective
Benjamin Sporton, Chief Executive Officer, World Coal Association, United Kingdom
Current Status and Future Plan of the Development of Shenhua Coal To Liquid and Chemical
Zhang Chuanjiang, Chairman, Shenhua Coal To Liquid and Chemical (CSCLC), China

Networking Break

11:15-12:45 – Policies & Economics
13th five-year plan (2016-2020): Policy on Coal To X and Consequences
Liu Yanwei, Vice Chief Engineer, National Petroleum & Chemical Planning Institute, China
The Real Competitiveness of CTX at Low Oil Price
Bill Zheng, Business Director, Asiachem Consulting, China

Lunch

14:00-15:00 – Environment
Black and Grey Water Treatment for Coal To X Industry
Angus Liu, Municipal & Industrial Segment Director, Asia Pacific Region, Kemira, China
Capture, Storage and Utilization in China
Peng Bo, Professor, Enhanced Oil Recovery Research Centre, China University of Petroleum, China

Networking Break

15:45-16:00 – 2017 World CTX Award Ceremony
Presentation of the 2017 World CTX Award to Dr. Yao Min, Deputy General Manager of Shenhua Ningxia Coal Group, China
by Dr Andrew Minchener, General Manager of the IEA Clean Coal Centre (United Kingdom)

16:00-17:30 – Operations and Projects (session 1)
– Update of Shenhua Ningxia Coal To Liquids Project
Dr. Yao Min, Deputy General Manager, Shenhua Ningxia Coal Group, China
– The Australia-Japan Coal To Hydrogen Project

Kenji Yoshimura, Deputy Senior Manager of Hydrogen Project Development Center, Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Japan
– Lu’an’s CTL and Fine Chemicals Production: Update on Operations and Projects
Sun Zhiqiang, Head of Coal Chemical Management Department, Lu’an Group, China


THURSDAY, MARCH 30 – PLENARY SESSIONS (day 2)
Chair: Cliff Guo, Clean Coal Conversion R&D Leader, NICE, China

9:00-10:30 – Operations and Projects (session 2)
The GreenGen IGCC Demonstration Plant
Xu Shisen, President, Clean Energy Research Institute, Huaneng Group, China
Gasification Construction and Operation in JinXin
Zhang Chunlin, Process Engineer, Hulunbeier New Gold Chemical, China
Development of Sinopec Coal Chemical Industry
Zhang Junchi, Director of Coal Conversion Department, Sinopec Great Wall Energy & Chemical, China

Networking Break

11:15-12:15 – Roundtable: New Key Factors for Success
Angus Liu, Municipal & Industrial Segment Director, Asia Pacific Region, Kemira, China
Xu Shisen, President, Clean Energy Research Institute, Huaneng Group, China
Xia Lei, Managing Director, Asiachem Consulting, China

12:15-12:30 – Concluding Remarks
Serge Perineau, Chairman, World CTX and Xia Lei, Managing Director, Asiachem Consulting, China

Lunch and Farewell Coffee


FRIDAY, MARCH 31 – INDUSTRY TOUR

Visit to Ningdong Energy & Chemical Industry Park, Ningxia Hui province

Shenhua Ningxia started its 80,000 barrels/day Coal To Liquids plant in December 2016, when on-spec liquid fuels where produced from line A, which accounts for 50% of the capacity. Line B will be started in the second quarter of 2017.

Ningdong Ningdong Energy & Chemical Industry Park also includes Coal-To-Methanol, Coal-To-DME, Coal-To-Propylene and Coal-To-Formaldehyde plants.

Shenhua-Ningxia-CTLShenhua Ningxia Coal To Liquids Plant

4:45 (to be confirmed): Meeting in hotel lobby
7:05: Take off from Beijing Capital Airport
9:15: Landing at Yinchuan airport
10:00: Welcome by Shenhua Ningmei management and visit of the Exhibition Hall of Ningdong Energy & Chemical Industry Base
11:00: Visit of control rooms, plants (split between the two parts of the visit may be changed)
– Central Control Room of Methanol Plant
– Methanol (210 kt/year capacity)
– DME (Dimethyl ether)
– POM (Polyformaldehyde) plant
12:00: Lunch
13:00: Visit of control rooms, plants and CTL construction site:
– Coal To Liquids operation and construction site (4 Mt/year)
– Coal To Liquids project Office
– Central Control Chamber of Olefins Company
– Methanol To Olefins (500 kt/year)
– Polypropylene
– Methanol To Propylene
– Power Generation
14:30: Panel discussion
– Welcome remarks by Industry Park leader, introduction of attending leaders and chair of the meeting (10 minutes)
– Presentation of the world coal chemical development by Serge Perineau, Chairman of World CTX (10 minutes plus Q&A)
– Technical presentations by SNCG technical leaders and Q&A (45 minutes)
16:15: Adjourn and departure to Yinchuan Airport
17:30: Dinner
19:05: Take off to Beijing
21:05: Landing at Beijing Capital Airport.

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