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9th ITB International Geothermal Workshop, Bandung, Indonesia – 1-2 April 2020

ITB Geothermal Workshop 2018, Bandung, Indonesia (source: ThinkGeoEnergy)
Alexander Richter 24 Feb 2020

A fully packed program has been released for the 9th ITB International Geothermal Workshop to take place April 1-2, 2020.

The annual international geothermal workshop at ITB in Bandung, Indonesia has yet again published an esciting program for its 9th event taking place this year 1-2 April 2020.

Program key elements:

Pre-Workshop Courses (March 30-31, 2020)

  • Leapfrog for Geothermal Geological Modelling by Seequent
  • Introduction to UNFC-2009 Geothermal Specifications by IGA
  • JIWA: Geothermal Dashboard by AILIMA

Workshop (April 1-2, 2020)

Keynote Speakers

  • H.E. Jonathan Austin, NZ Ambassador to Indonesia
  • F.X. Sitijastoto, Director General of Renewable Energy and Energy Conservation Indonesia
  • Prijandaru Effendi, Chairman of INAGA, Vice President of Relations and SHE of PT Supreme Energy

Plenary Sessions

Plenary Session 1 – Advancing the Prospecting of National Geothermal Sector through Best Practice Management, Investment, and Technology

  • Muchsin Chasani, the World Bank
  • Andrea Blair, Upflow Ltd.
  • Paul Quinlivan, Jacobs

Plenary Session 2 – Advancing the Utilization of National Geothermal Sector through Best Practice Management, Investment, and Technology

  • Paul von Hirtz, Thermochem Inc.
  • Simon Addison, Ormat Technologies Inc.
  • Ken Riedel, Star Energy Geothermal Salak-Darajat

Plenary Session 3 – Update of Geothermal Resources

  • Ali Mundakir, PT Pertamina Geothermal Energy
  • Aris Edi Susangkiyono, PT PLN
  • Novi Ganefianto, PT Supreme Energy
  • Riki Ibrahim, PT Geo Dipa Energy

Technical Sessions – Paper and Poster Presentation

Mid-Workshop, April 2, 2020

  • Slim Hole Drilling by Ikatan Ahli Geologi Indonesia (IAGI)

Post-Workshop, April 2-3, 2020

  • Field Camp to Tangkuban Parahu
  • Field Trip to Pertamina Geothermal Energy Kamojang

For the full program see the conference website.