Workshop on the Outlook for Unconventional Oil

Organized by the International Energy Agency (IEA) and the Council on Foreign Relations, this high-level expert meeting will discuss implications of the increasing tendency to explore non-traditional sources of oil. Specifically, the meeting will address Canadian oil sands, extra-heavy oil in Venezuela, prospects for coal-to-liquids, the environmental consequences and constraints of these oils, and the role of technology.  

date: 25 May 2010   venue: Council on Foreign Relations, Harold Pratt House, 58 East 68th Street   location: New York, US   www: http://www.iea.org/work/2010/new_york/agenda.pdf