TECHNICAL PROGRAM - TUESDAY, MAY 6

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9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Opening Plenary Session featuring Dr. Daniel Yergin – Pulitzer Prize Winner and Energy Expert and special ITOPF Presentation
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Poster Presentations
This is your chance to meet the Poster authors!
Session Chair: Greg Hall, U.S. Coast Guard
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Exhibit Hall Open
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Lunch in Exhibit Hall
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Platform Presentations
  Session 1: Latin American and Caribbean Issues
Session Chair: Paul Schuler, Oil Spill Response USA
  Session 2: Exxon Valdez Oil Spill 25th Anniversary: Reflections
Session Chair: Dave Du Pont, U.S. Coast Guard
  Session 3: Exercises and Drills - Case Reviews and Best Practices
Session Chair: Greg DeMarco, ExxonMobil
  Session 4: Public Health Aspects of Oil Spills
Session Chairs: Ann Hayward Walker, SEA Consulting and Ayanna Buckner, Moorehouse School
of Medicine
  Session 5: Dispersants - Subsea Applications
Session Chair: Steve Lehmann, NOAA
1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Film Festival
Session Chair: Mark Howard, U.S. EPA

3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Platform Presentations
  Session 6: International Guidelines for Spill Planning
Session Chair: Peter Taylor, IPIECA
  Session 7: Regulatory and Planning Impacts Resulting from Deep Water Horizon
Session Chair: David Moore, U.S. Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE)
  Session 8: Cutting Edge Techniques and Research 1
Session Chair: Kurt Hansen, U.S. Coast Guard
  Session 9: Response to Non-Floating Heavy Oils / Diluted Bitumen
Session Chair: Ralph Dollhopf, U.S. EPA
  Session 10: Dispersants - Preparedness Issues
Session Chair: Tim Lunel, ITOPF
*schedule is tentative and subject to change.

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