Workshops on Research Opportunities

2016

Tailings Process Fundamentals Research (April)  

Standoff Sensors in Oil Sands Operations (October)  

Tailings Process Fundamentals Research (December)  

2015

Process Additives in Non-Aqueous Extraction of Oil Sands (September)  

Partial Upgrading of Bitumen and Bitumen Viscosity Modifiers (September)  

2014

Stability of Partially Upgraded Bitumen (February)  

Fine Solids in Non-Aqueous Extraction of Bitumen (March)  

2013

Unconventional Upgrading of Oil Sands Bitumen (October)  

Oil Sands Tailings Process Fundamentals Research Workshop (November)  

2012 

Non-Aqueous Extraction of Oil Sands Bitumen (September)  

Aqueous Tailing and Water Management (September) 

2011 

Aqueous Tailings Fundamentals (September)  

Industry Comments on Knowledge Gaps and Research Needs 

State-of-the-Art Clays Knowledge and Research (March)  

2010 

Non-Aqueous Extraction (October) 

Novel Fluids (October) 

Tailings & Water Processing (April 2010)   

2009 

Non-Aqueous Extraction (November)  

Asphaltene Chemistry (March) 

2008 

Non-Aqueous Extraction (November)  

Integration of Water Use in Oil Sands Extraction and Mining (November)  

Mining (March)  

2007 

Nanoparticles for Catalysis and Separations (October)  

Nanoaggregation of Bitumen Components (October)  

Carbon Capture and Sequestration in Oil Sands (October)