October Conference in Texas

The Gulf Coast Conference (GCC) is a non-profit organization for knowledge advancement in Chemical Analysis Technology that is associated with the fields of Refining, Petrochemical, and Environmental. They have announced their chemical analysis conference on October 16 and 17th, from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM each day, at the Moody Gardens Convention Center in Galveston, Texas.

Agenda

There will be speakers, exhibits, technical sessions, a social, and a New Product Showcase from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM on both days in the Exhibit Hall Center where new technology and innovation products will be introduced and be available to view in table top displays as they are described by vendors. You will then be asked to complete an opinion survey about what you see, which will be appreciated by the vendors and by GCC.

Keynote Speaker

The keynote speaker will be Dr. Christopher Reddy, Senior Scientist, Marine Chemistry and Geochemistry, at Woods Hole (MA) Oceanographic Institution. His interests include coastal science, organic contaminants in oceanic and coastal waters, and marine natural products. He received his Ph.D. in Chemical Oceanography at the University of Rhode Island in 1997.

Oral Presentations

Following are just a few of the subjects that will be covered during the Conference:

* protecting your gas fired turbine engine

* contaminants in petroleum products

* laboratory automation in the gas and oil industry

* corrosion control

* thermal analytical techniques introduction

Presenters

All rooms will be equipped with a projector, screen, microphone, and podium. Presenters must furnish their own computers and any other equipment needed for the presentation. There will be a scheduled time to be with your poster on the Poster Board in order to answer questions attendees have posted on signage in the convention center, on the website, and in the program. A typical session is two to three hours long, and a moderator will introduce each speaker and the title of the presentation, moderate attendance and questions and answers if time allows, and ensure it is all kept on the specified schedule.