CER Events


Upcoming Meetings

There are no scheduled meetings at this time.

Past Meetings

Next Generation Oil and Gas Research:
Science and Technology to Drive Innovation

Committee on Earth Resources

May 4, 2016
Keck Center
Washington, DC


Howard Gruenspecht
Keynote Presentation

Panel 1 - Environmental and regulatory framework:

Rick Simmers, Ohio Department of Natural Resources
Marilu Hastings, The Cynthia and George Mitchell Foundation
William Maddock, University of Houston

Lunchtime Keynotes:

P.K. Pande, Anadarko Petroleum
Douglas Hollett, U.S. Department of Energy

Panel 2 - Technology and research challenges and opportunities:

Brian Anderson, West Virginia University
Eric Hass, U.S. Department of Energy
Vello Kuuskraa, Advanced Resources International, Inc.

Real-time Monitoring and Assessment Technologies for Improved Underground Miner Safety and Health

Joint Meeting of the
Committee on Earth Resources
Committee on Geological and Geotechnical Engineering

November 9-10, 2015
National Academy of Sciences Building
Washington, DC


Zacharias Agioutantis, University of Kentucky
Sensor and data management for comprehensive coal mine atmospheric monitoring

Keith Heasley, West Virginia University
Use of real-time monitoring and assessment of ground control in coal mining

Mark Board, Hecla Mining Company
Hard rock mining technologies

Matt Swinton, Kiewit Mining Group, Inc.
U.S., Canadian, and Global Experiences in underground mining and tunneling