SAE BC, SNAME & CIMarE joint seminar

Following-up a successful joint SAE / SNAME / CIMarE event last year on LNG ship engines and Marine transport, we would like to invite you to return again this year for an informative session surrounding LNG in BC, including topics such as: Marine Ferries, Engines, Land Transport. As LNG projects in BC continue to grow, we would like to highlight a few topics to help keep our members abreast of the latest technologies and information available.


UBC Clean Energy Research Centre: Paul Blomerus (Industry Partnership Advisor) 
BC Ferries: Marcel LaRoche (Director of LNG)
Westport Innovations: Karen Hamberg (VP of Natural Gas Industry and Government Relations)


9:30 – 10am: Registration & Coffee (SAE/SNAME/CIMarE)

10am – 10:15am: Intro (SAE/SNAME/CIMarE/ASME)

10:15 – 11am: SPEAKER #1 – Paul Blomerus, UBC CERC

11am – 11:45am: SPEAKER #2 – Marcel LaRoche, BC Ferry Corp.

NOON – 1pm: LUNCH BREAK & NETWORKING (catered lunch – sushi & sandwiches)

1pm – 1:45pm: SPEAKER #3 – Karen Hamberg , Westport

1:45 – 2:15pm: Open Forum Q/A Period (group participation)

2:15 – 2:17pm: Wrap-up (SAE BC/ SNAME / CIMarE/ASME)

Cost (cash only, accepted at the door):

• Professional Member [SAE BC, CIMarE, SNAME] $20
• Student Member [SAE BC, CIMarE, SNAME] $10
• Guest $25
• Student Guest $15

Cash at the door please (no paypal, credit cards, USD, cheques, or other means accepted).

Registration required (see below). Your co-operation is appreciated.

PDH Hours: Credit = 4.5 Professional Development Hours (PDH)


To register, please use the following web link:

You may e-mail or call (778) 979-1356 with any questions or concerns. This info will not be shared with any other organization.

Max. Capacity: Seating is limited to 50 people

Registration Deadline: Wednesday, May 11th (we need time to book catering and organize logistics accordingly. Thanks for your co-operation)

We look forward to having you join us for what should be another great event!