Alberta Petroleum Symposium, by VUV Analytics; by InnoTech Alberta

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InnoTech Alberta

250 Karl Clark Road Northwest

Edmonton, AB T6N 1E4


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Day 3 (Oct 3rd) of the 2019 Analytical Alberta Symposium

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InnoTech Alberta, PerkinElmer and VUV Analytics have joined together to host a two day event to explore innovations in Petroleum analysis and Gas Chromatography. Learn from industry experts on new methodologies addressing hydrocarbon challenges, and learn the best practices for GC operation and optimization.

Whether you are looking to enhance your laboratory practices or leverage new techniques and technologies, these presentations are focused on industrial concerns and expanding your analytical horizons. Register for one or both days!

October 1 - Cannabis Analysis Symposium

October 2 - Alberta Chromatography Educational Sessions

October 3 - Petroleum Symposium

The petroleum industry, world-wide, looks for the best solutions to ensure accurate results, optimize product quality, and address industry concerns. These solutions are turnkey, easy, and accurate guaranteeing success.

Presentations will discuss:


8:00 AM - Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:55 AM - Welcome, Presented by VUV Analtics

9:05 AM - Not All Crudes Are Created Equal: Driving Industry Crude Quality Variability Understanding across 107 Canadian Crude Oils, Presented by Randy Segato, Suncor and President Canadian Crude Quality Technical Association (CCQTA)

9:50 AM - A Snapshot of Analytical Method Development for the Analysis of Hydrocarbons at CanmetENERGY Devon, Presented by Nicole Heshka, CanmetENERGY

10:15 AM - Break

10:30 AM - Live Crude Analysis Using ASTM D8003, Presented by Amanda Prefontaine, InnoTech Alberta

10:55 AM - Using the VUV Analyzer™ Platform for Fuels for ASTM D8071 and Verified Hydrocarbon Analysis (VHA), Presented by Dan Wispinski, VUV Analytics

11:25 AM - Validation of the “Merge” Method on One Gas Chromatograph (GC) for Boiling Point Distribution and Individual Hydrocarbon Speciation of Stabilized Crude Oils, Presented by Chris Goss, InnoTech Alberta

11:55 AM - Lunch & Posters, Compliments of PerkinElmer, VUV Analytics and InnoTech Alberta

12:55 PM - Extending the VUV Analyzer™ Platform to ASTM D8267 Analysis of Jet Fuel, Presented by Dan Wispinski

1:25 PM - A New Instrumental System Combining Particle Analysis with Wear Metals Testing by ICP-OES, Presented by Steve Twining, PerkinElmer

1:50 PM - Fast, Simultaneous Analysis of Chlorine and Fuel in Lubricants by Gas Chromatography, Presented by Lee Marotta, PerkinElmer

2:20 PM - Break

2:35 PM - Determination of Olefins in Condensate and Upgraded Bitumen by GC-VUV, Presented by Chris Goss, InnoTech Alberta

3:00 PM - Solvent Quantification in SAGD Solvent-Steam Co-injection, Presented by Ian McQuay, InnoTech

3:25 PM - The Future of the VUV Analyzer™ Platform – Diesel Analysis, Presented by Dan Wispinski

For the convenience of attendees not regionally close to the InnoTech Alberta site, we are live-streaming presentations.

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Conference ID: 128513274

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InnoTech Alberta

250 Karl Clark Road Northwest

Edmonton, AB T6N 1E4


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