2012 Conference Presentations & Delegate Information

Conference Presentations

Over two days a variety of speakers shared their knowledge and insight on the coal industry in Canada and internationally at the 2012 Coal Association of Canada conference in Vancouver. To download a PDF copy or view a video of each presentation click the links below.

Monday, June 4, 2012

Welcome Remarks (VIDEO)  – Robert Stan, Chairperson Board of Directors, Coal Association of Canada
Opening Remarks (VIDEO) – Gerard McCloskey, Renaissance Capital, The McCloskey Group – Conference Moderator

Session 1: Global Coal Markets

Market Supply and Demand Outlook
Daniel Rusz, Senior Analyst, Coal Supply Americas, Wood Mackenzie
PowerPoint: Canadian Coal in a Global Context
Video:  Canadian Coal in a Global Context – Conference Video

Capital Markets Overview
Geoff Smith, Associate Director, Investing Banking – Mining, Scotia Bank
PowerPoint: Canadian Coal Capital Markets
Video: Canadian Coal Capital Markets

Session 2: Canadian Thermal Coal – Export Markets

Coalspur Mines
Eugene Wusaty, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer
PowerPoint: Fundamentals in Place to Become a Top-Tier Thermal Coal Producer
Video: Fundamentals in Place to Become a Top-Tier Thermal Coal Producer

Session 3: Doing Business in Asia

HS Energy Company Ltd., China
Howard Suen, President
PowerPoint: China Economy and Met Coal Imports
Video: China Economy and Met Coal Imports

Nippon Steel Corporation, Japan
Shinichi Fujiwara, Director, Procurement: Raw Materials, Machinery & Materials
PowerPoint: Japan’s Steel Industry
Video: Japan’s Steel Industry

Session 4: Economic Overview – Canadian Coal Industry

Canadian Coal Mining Study
Janice Plumstead, Director of Consulting and Deals, Pricewaterhouse Coopers LLP
PowerPoint: Canadian Coal Mining Industry: Preliminary Results of the Economic Impact Analysis
Video: Canadian Coal Mining Industry: Preliminary Results of the Economic Impact Analysis

Session 5: Coal Association of Canada

Coal Association Update
Ann Marie Hann, President, Coal Association of Canada
PowerPoint: Coal Association of Canada Three Year (2012-14) Strategic Plan
Video: Coal Association of Canada Three Year (2012-12) Stratetic Plan

Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Session 6: Business Perspective on Coal Markets

Anglo American PLC
Seamus French, Chief Executive Officer, Anglo American Metallurgical Coal
PowerPoint: Anglo American Metallurgical Coal: A Unique Growth Story
Video: Anglo American Metallurgical Coal: A Unique Growth Story

Teck Resources Ltd.
Robert Bell, Vice President & Chief Commercial Officer, Coal
PowerPoint: Canada’s Coal Reserves and Resources
Video: Canada’s Coal Reserves and Resources

Erdene Resources
Peter Akerley, President and Chief Executive Officer
PowerPoint: Atlantic Canada Coal Industry and the Donklin Coal Project
Video: Atlantic Canada Coal Industry and the Donklin Coal Project

Session 7: Coal-Fired Electricity Generation

Assessment of Environmental Protection Agency Regulations in the U.S.
Hal Quinn, President and Chief Executive Officer, National Mining Association (US)
PowerPoint: US Coal-Based Electricity: A Directional Assessment
Video: US Coal-Based Electricity: A Directional Assessment

Commentary on Environment Canada Regulations by a Canadian Power Producer
Don Wharton, Vice President, Sustainable Development, TransAlta
PowerPoint: Industry Perspectives on Canadian Federal Regulations for Coal-Fired Power
Video: Industry Perspectives on Canadian Federal Regulations for Coal-Fired Power

Clean Coal Technology Developments (Canada)
David Butler, Executive Director, Canadian Clean Power Corporation
PowerPoint: Canadian Clean Power Coalition: Delivering Results for Over a Decade
Video: Canadian Clean Power Coalition: Delivering Results for Over a Decade

Delegate Information

A list of delegates who attended the 2012 Coal Association of Canada conference is now available.  Click the link below to download a PDF copy of the report.

2012 Conference Delegate Information.