COQA Houston - Sugar Land 2021

Oct 27–28, 2021

Sugar Land, TX

FULL PROGRAM (.pdf) now available!

Venue

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

COVID-19 Policies 

Hotel policies and procedures on safety and Covid-19 can be found here.

Our event will follow the CDC recommendations here. Masks and social distancing are encouraged but not mandated.

Registration

Advance Registration is now OPEN. The cost is $100 for online registrants, unless you receive complimentary privileges due to annual corporate membership, are a member of the press, are retired, or are presenting.

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Guestrooms

If you are staying at the hotel, please use COQA's dedicated room block for conference attendees. The rate is $149 plus tax per night. Click the link below to make a reservation.

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Program Information

Program information will be updated as presenters are confirmed. The conference schedule is below.

Speakers

Mike Wittner

Intercontinental Exchange (ICE)

Midland WTI American Gulf Coast and other Houston Price/futures Benchmarks

Ha Nguyen

IHS Markit

Green Rules: Crude quality in the age of energy transition

Peter Spitz

AmSpec

Testing Directions for Amines in Crude Oil

Kesavalu Bagawandoss

SGS North America

Implications of Firefighting Foam utilized over the years in the Oil and Gas Industry

Dave Lord & Joe Hogge

Sandia National Laboratories

Vapor Pressure Sampling for the U.S. Strategic Petroleum Reserve 2020 Exchange for Storage Program

Ian Burgess

Validere

Crude Quality Management 2.0: Implementing System-level Optimization

Arden Strycker

SGS North America

Light Sweet Subcommittee Summary of Progress

Mel Larson

Becht Engineering

How the Energy Transition May Change Crude Oil Demand and Quality Control

Satbir Nayar

XOS

ASTM D8252 update

Program of Events

Schedule is for the US Central Time Zone

October 27th, 2021

1:00 PM–2:00 PM Light Sweet Subcommittee Meeting
2:00 PM–3:00 PM COQA Advisory Board Meeting
3:00 PM–4:30 PM COQA Executive Board Meeting

October 28th, 2021

7:00 AM–8:00 AM Breakfast (provided by COQA)
8:00 AM–4:30 PM General Session (Presentations)