Industry and academic leaders, government representatives and other interested parties will gather in person and online at Missouri S&T to discuss research, workforce needs, market conditions and sustainable sourcing for coal in the first of a series of international workshops Oct. 19-20.
Fourteen speakers will share their thoughts on various aspects of coal production:
Session chairs are Catherine Johnson, the Quenon Associate Professor of Mining Engineering at Missouri S&T; Emily A. Ahachich, environmental, social and governance consultant at Barr Engineering Co.; Bill Kennedy, president and CEO of Jack Kennedy Metal Products and Buildings; and Kyle Perry, associate professor of mining and explosives engineering at Missouri S&T.
For more information and to register, visit futureofcoal.mst.edu.
About Missouri University of Science and Technology
Missouri University of Science and Technology (Missouri S&T) is a STEM-focused research university of over 7,000 students. Part of the four-campus University of Missouri System and located in Rolla, Missouri, Missouri S&T offers 101 degrees in 40 areas of study and is among the nation’s top 10 universities for return on investment, according to Business Insider. S&T also is home to the Kummer Institute, made possible by a $300 million gift from Fred and June Kummer. For more information about Missouri S&T, visit www.mst.edu.