COQA Houston - Sugar Land 2022

Oct 26–27, 2022

Sugar Land, TX

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Sugar Land Marriott Town Square
Address: 16090 City Walk, Sugar Land, TX 77479
Phone: (281) 275-8400


The deadline for the COQA room block has passed. You can book rooms through the public reservation system at market rates. Please contact us if you book or if you require any assistance.

Program Information

Program information will be updated as presenters are confirmed. The conference schedule is below, in Central Time.

Wednesday, October 26

1:30pm - 3:00pm: Light Sweet Crude Subcommittee Meeting (open to any interested registrant except press)
3:00pm - 4:30pm: Executive Board Meeting (board members only)

Thursday, October 27

7:30am - 8:30am: Breakfast Buffet brought to you by COQA
8:00am - 4:30pm: Main Program
4:30pm - 6:30pm: COQA Cocktail Reception/Mixer


Jeff Kralowetz

Vice President, Business Development, Argus Media

WTI quality and its role in WTI’s expanding role as a Global Price

Amanda Townsley
Sr. Director, Energy Research & Product Development, CME Group
Evolving Crudes, Evolving Risk Management


Ron Ness

PresidentNorth Dakota Petroleum Council

Bakken Crude Oil Update


Jim Mitchell

Head of America’s Oil AnalystsRefinitiv

How Crude Qualities Create Valuation Differences


Tom Jones

Sr. Product ManagerXpansiv

Crude Oil, Quality, and the ESG Commodity Marketplace


Ha Nguyen

Executive Director, Global Oil, S&P Global

The Crude Quality Shock for Russia losing its status as an Energy Superpower


Peter Spitz
Director of Technology Development,
Alex Hodgson
Applications Manager, VUV Analytics
Naphtha And Refining Hydrocarbon Types: More Accurate Identification of Hydrocarbon Types Means Money


Felipe Tello

Crude Quality Advisor, MOTIVA

Refinery Crude Quality Monitoring


Nick Monchak

Senior Specialist, American Petroleum Institute

API Committee on Petroleum Measurement Activities





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