This year we are once again offering online registration and payment through EventBrite. We do not accept purchase orders and we do not invoice. The early bird registration deadline is April 5, 2017.


Hilton Garden Inn Pittsburgh/Southpointe
1000 Corporate Drive
Canonsburg, Pennsylvania, 15317
Tel: 1-724-743-5000

Hotel web site

Conference Details

Our first day, April 11th, will be a short course on the topic of "Fundamentals of Coalbed Methane Production." This day will include university students who are interested in the energy industry. Please contact us if you would like to sponsor a student.
Time: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Day two, April 12th, is geared towards technical and regulatory presentations. We OFFER 6 Professional Learning Credits. Event Sponsorships are available for our 501C3.
Time: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Keynote Speaker "Lunch and Learn" April 12th
Our Keynote Speaker will be Christian Palich, President of the Ohio Coal Association
Prior to the luncheon the NACBMF will allow lunch guests to learn more about our forum through an introduction of who we are and what we do as well as a Coalbed Methane Update. We have decided to implement a special lunch time speaker pricing this year, so working professionals in the Southpointe area would be able to attend on their lunch hour.
Time: 11:00 am to 1:00pm
Cost: $99.00

2016 Conference Recap

May 17, 2016

Presentations included legal updates and international coal seam gas activities; coal to liquids and advances in coal degasification; updates on the Nora coalbed methane producing field and satellite control of CBM wells. Luncheon keynote speaker was Mr. Chris Hamilton of West Virginia Coal Association.

Thank you to our 2016 Conference Sponsors!

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