Net Zero Forum

Four Presentations • Two Panel Discussions • Networking • Special Guests

Energy Efficiency | Behavioral changes | Electrification | Renewables | Hydrogen and Hydrogen-based fuels | Bioenergy | Carbon Capture Utilization & Sequestration | Net-zero design principles | Energy-efficient systems | Net-zero retrofitting | Net-zero policy and regulation | Net-zero financing and incentives

Take a look at the Net Zero Conference Program!

Located On The Expo Floor

11:30 AM

Day 1: Wednesday, June 7th, 2023

Keynote 1: Welcome Note

12:00 PM – 1:30 PM

Panel Discussion 1


Big Technical Challenges, Big Opportunities  This panel will discuss many aspects of the Net Zero by 2050 issues being faced in the U.S. energy market..

Panelist will discuss the following:

  1. What is Net Zero 2050?
  2. What are the key pillars of decarbonization in the U.S.?
  3. What is the likelihood of achieving Net Zero by 2050 in the U.S.?
  4. Why are there different Net Zero targets & timing in the U.S., Europe, China, India & other countries?
  5. What U.S. & World energy policies are needed to address the energy trilemma (cost, supply reliability, and low carbon) to enable Net Zero by 2050?
  6. Why is Net Zero in the U.S. flow control market an important discussion to have at the Valve World Americas Conference?

Panel Moderator: Tim Goedeker, TRICORD Consulting   


  1. Sean Niknezhad, TEXAS A&M University
  2. Yangbo Du, INNOVO NET ZERO
  3. Moji Karimi, CEMVITA

Company Presentations 

2:15 PM — 4:00 PM

  1. Saber Equity by S&B (Guy Suffridge) 
  2. INNOVO NET ZERO ( Youngbo Du) 
  3. SIEMENS energy (Luiz Soriano https)

11:30 AM

Day 2: Thursday, June 8th, 2023

Keynote 2: US long term Strategy to reach NET ZERO by 2050- Naomi Jabbari, S&B

12:00 PM – 1:30 PM

Panel Discussion 2

Key Pillars of Decarbonization in the Industry   

Hydrogen, Biofuels, CCUS & Electrification

This panel discussion will focus on opportunities and challenges for Hydrogen, Biofuel and CCUS projects and Electrification in the U.S.

  1. Share your thoughts on the future of hydrogen, biofuel, electrification, and CCUS.
  2. How will the “Inflation Reduction Act” impact Low Carbon & Net Zero market opportunities?
  3. Low Carbon liquid fuels: What is the future for Biofuels, e-fuels, and Sustainable Aviation Fuels
  4. Electrification & EVs: What are the challenges & opportunities for the U.S. grid, microgrids, others?
  5. Hydrogen projects: What are the Hydrogen generation and supply chain challenges?
  6. Oil and Gas markets: What is O&G’s role in future Low Carbon & Net Zero market?
  7. Carbon Capture: What is the pathway for the future – Utilization or Sequestration?

Panel Moderator: Sean Niknezhad , Texas A&M Energy Institute


  1. Jonathan Bursnall, S&B
  2. Clint Johnson, S&B   
  3. Robbie Riggs, Teadit
  4. Lara Cottingham, Greentown Lab
  5. John Lunde, Crane

2:45 PM — 4:00 PM

Company Presentations 

  1. Mattiq, Andrew Mirkin
  2. Net Zero American, Maryam Raoufi