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Gulf Coast Carbon Center Annual Meeting at UTCCS-2 (January 28-30, 2014)

The Gulf Coast Carbon Center will be hosting its annual sponsor meeting as part of UTCCS-2. Information for the meeting is listed below for our current sponsors. Please contact Hilary Olson (hilary.olson@beg.utexas.edu) if you have additional questions.

Gulf Coast Carbon Center Sponsor Meeting at UTCCS-2

Dates UTCCS-2 will be held January 28-30, 2014.

Venue UTCCS-2 will be held at the Commons Learning Center located at 10100 Burnet Road, Building 137 on the J.J. Pickle Research Campus, under the white water tower.

Schedule There will be four tracks for the meeting.  The final schedule is available online. You have the freedom to attend sessions in any of the tracks. Gulf Coast Carbon Center tracks will take place on Tuesday (1/28) and Wednesday (1/29). On Wednesday, the GCCC will have a lunchtime (12-1:30pm) gathering for our sponsors in 1.210, Campus Dining Room in the Commons.


2011-2014 Research Plan Report A summary report of goals, progress and work and upcoming work for the final year of the plan is available to our sponsors online.

Conference Dinner A conference dinner will be held on Tuesday, January 28th, 6-8pm, at the Commons Learning Center.

Additional Programs The Gulf Coast Carbon Center will sponsor a subsea storage workshop on Tuesday, January 28th 5:30-6:00pm, on the Pickle Campus before the conference dinner. No pre-registration is required. Meet in the Commons atrium to join the group.

Texas Carbon Management Program will sponsor tours of the pilot plant at the Pickle Research Campus on Wednesday evening between 5:00 and 6:00pm (please sign up for interest in a tour when you register online).

Registration Registration is now open. Please register online as soon as possible so that we can make arrangements for the venue and for food.

Accommodations Room blocks have been reserved and are available for booking.

A hotel room block has been reserved at the Hampton Inn on Braker Lane with additional suites at Homewood Suites (right next to Hampton Inn). Both hotels offer free shuttle service to the meeting venue.

The meeting rate is $129/night/room and $139/night/suite. The special room rate will be available until January 7th or until the group block is sold-out, whichever comes first. The hotel has a generous cancellation policy, so book early at the meeting rate.

Attendees are requested to make their reservations directly.

Hampton Inn Austin-NW/Arboretum
3908 West Braker Lane, Austin, Texas, 78759, USA
TEL: 1-512-765-9998
To reserve a room at the Hampton Inn online at the group rate: go online Hampton Inn UTCCS-2 

Homewood Suites by Hilton Austin-Arboretum/NW
10925 Stonelake Boulevard, Austin, Texas, 78759, USA
TEL: 1-512-765-9996
To reserve a suite at Homewood Suites online at the group rate: go online Homewood Suites UTCCS-2

If you need to book additional nights beyond the block, or if you have any trouble making your reservations, please contact the sales manager at the hotel:
Brittany Guidroz Direct line: 512.634.0002