Carbon Dioxide Removal Innovation Workshop

SRI International and SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory hosted a Carbon Dioxide Removal (CDR) Innovation Workshop in 2023 to identify and explore emerging technology breakthroughs that could dramatically accelerate CDR outcomes within the next five to ten years.

This was an invitation-only workshop comprising experts from different disciplines, the purpose of which was to generate a discussion on carbon dioxide removal innovation. The proceedings of this workshop will lead to a report on emerging technologies for carbon dioxide removal for the DOE Office of Fossil Energy and Carbon Management, who is sponsoring this workshop. Please see the brief agenda here.

Keynote speakers

Ah-Hyung “Alissa” Park

Dean, UCLA Samueli School of Engineering

Sally Benson

Stanford University School of Earth, Energy, and. Environmental Sciences, Precourt Family Professor

Noah Deich

Deputy Assistant Secretary, DOE Fossil Energy and Carbon Management

This full-day  workshop was held on Tuesday, October 24, 2023, at the historic Palo Alto Research Center in Palo Alto, CA.

Suresh Sunderrajan, Co-Chair 

President of Commercialization 

SRI International

Steve Eglash, Co-Chair 

SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory

Director of Applied Energy Division and Interim Chief Research Officer 

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