The Coal Trading Association announces its 2009 schedule of events. For additional details, including information on sponsorship opportunities, visit the CTA website and click on the Events tab.
CTA Reception at the 2009 Eastern Fuel Buyers Conference, May 5, 2009, Orlando, FL
The CTA Reception at the 2009 Eastern Fuel Buyers Conference will be held on May 5. Join us for a wine tasting and the opportunity to win $400 in Disney dollars while enjoying the company of colleagues from utilities, producers, trading companies, and brokerages. No registration required but it is appreciated.
2009 Midyear Meeting and Coal Facility Tour, June 11, 2009, Charlotte, NC
The 2009 Midyear Meeting will be held in Charlotte, NC, on Thursday, June 11. The meeting will be held at part of a tour of the Duke Energy nuclear facility. Registration and a minor security check will be mandatory and must be submitted no less than two weeks before the event. Look for the registration form in January. Registration is mandatory and must be submitted by May 31. A registration form will be posted on the CTA website soon.
Understanding the Fundamentals of Coal Trading Class, September 2009
Course participants will learn the basics of coal trading: the traded coal products; the types of trading instruments (forward contracts, swaps, options, basis trades); how to identify and manage risk, understand forward curves. Registration is required.
2009 Coal Trading Conference – December 7-8, New York, NY
New York City will host the 2009 Coal Trading Conference, which will be held December 7-8 at the Millennium Broadway Hotel in Times Square. A reception on December 7 will precede the full-day conference on December 8. Program details and an online registration form will be available in October.