Annual CEREL Meeting
Pittsburgh, PA and Morgantown, WV
Please join us for the 2011 Annual Program Conference, which will be held November 7-9, 2011 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and Morgantown, West Virginia. The meeting will be held at the Hilton Garden Inn at SouthPointe, 1000 Corporate Drive, Canonsburg, Pennsylvania, near the Pittsburgh airport, with tours in Pittsburgh and Morgantown. The event is co-hosted by the National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL). Many thanks to our current sponsors for support in this meeting.
It will include pre-conference tours of Marcellus Shale and/or Natural Gas Storage Fields, and Nuclear Energy facilities. The conference includes plenary panels and breakout sessions, as well as tours of NETL Morgantown and Pittsburgh Facilities, coal mines, and Carnegie Mellon University Green Campus tour.
CEREL Members receive 1 complimentary registration. Additional representatives may attend for the reduced registration rate of $250.
Members may also invite 1 student to attend for the reduced rate of $150. Please contact Jenifer Jackson at firstname.lastname@example.org or (202)-530-5810 x221 for the registration discount codes.
Non-member Institutions - $600; ($300 can be applied to 2011-12 CEREL membership if they join before Dec. 31).
Non-profit (non-academic), government, general public: $300 ($100 per day)
Corporate rate: $600 ($200/day)
Early bird registration $50 discount if paid by September 30.
- $25 per person for Monday morning field trips (transportation and breakfast expenses)
- $25 per person for Wednesday afternoon field trips (transportation and lunch expenses)
Travel and lodging is not included.
Speaker registration – one day complimentary registration is provided; $200 for entire meeting. Speaker travel and lodging not provided unless pre-approved by CEREL Executive Secretary.
Hilton Garden Inn at SouthPointe
1000 Corporate Dr.
Canonsburg, PA 15317
To reserve, call 1-724-743-5000 and ask to reserve in the CEREL Room block. The cut-off for our room block is October 24, 2011.
Room Rate: $99/night (does not include taxes).
Security Clearance: If you are not a US Citizen, please contact Jenifer Jackson for information regarding the security clearance for NETL facilities tours.
Many thanks to our Planning Committee, who have spent long hours making this conference possible:
Tim Carr, West Virginia University
David Dzombak, Carnegie Mellon University
Joseph Kozuch, West Virginia University
Kate Lippert, NETL
LeRoy Paddock, George Washington University, Law School
Rick Remish, Imagine West Virginia
Thomas Sarkus, NETL