Speakers

Adam Brown, Managing Director, Energy Insights
Adam Safir, VP of Materials Development, Zymergen
Alan Zacher, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Alex Michine, CEO, MetGen
Alina Corcoran, Research Scientist, New Mexico Consortium
Alison Goss Eng, Program Manager, DOE BETO
Annette Cowie, Principal Research Scientist Climate, New South Wales Department of Primary Industries
Antti Arasto, Research Manager, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland
Arturo Elizondo, CEO, Clara Foods
Arunas Chesonis, CEO, Sweetwater Energy
Bart Hellings, Head of Innovation, GoodFuels
Bernd Zimmerlin, Head of Department Energy Laboratories, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
Bert van de Beld, Director Technology, BTG Biomass Technology Group
Blake Simmons, Dir. Bio Syst. & Engr, Agile BioFoundry
Brian Foody, CEO, Iogen
Bruce Caldwell, CEO, 3Bar Biologics
Bryan Sherbacow, CCO, World Energy
Charlie Dimmler, CEO, Checkerspot
Chenlin Li, Senior Research Engineer, Idaho National Laboratory
Christoph Schmidl, Bioenergy2020+, Austria & Hans Hartmann, TFZ Straubing, Germany
Cristina Negri, Director, Environmental Science Division, Argonne National Lab
Daniel Gaspar, Manager, PNNL
Daniela Thraen, Deutsches Biomasseforschungszentrum (DBFZ), Germany
David Brooks, Director, Global Propulsion Systems Research Lab, General Motors
Dave Bushong, SVP R&D, POET
David Hazlebeck, Founder & CEO, Global Algae Innovations
David Muth, VP, Agronomic Planning, EFC Systems
David Sudolsky, CEO, Anellotech
Debi Durham, Director, Iowa Economic Development Authority
Deepak Dugar, Visolis
Derek Regal, Senior Manager of Fuels and Regulatory Issues, Andeaver
Dieter Stapf, Head of Institute for Technical Chemistry, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
Doug Berven, VP, POET
Doug Longman, ANL  (invited)
Ed de Jong, Vice President of Development, Avantium Chemicals
Eric McAfee, CEO, Aemetis
Estosha Cave, Co-Founder & CSO, OPUS-12
Eugene Chen, Professor, Colorado State University
Fatemeh Shirazi, CEO, Microvi Technologies
Fernando Preto, Natural Resources Canada, Mission Innovation – Sustainable Biofuels Innovation Challenge
Gary Smyth, Ex. Dir, Global Research, General Motors (inv.)
Gerard Ostheimer, SEforALL
Glenn Farris, Lee Enterprises Consulting
Göran Berndes, Professor Biomass and Land Use, Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden
Gregg Beckham, Sr. Research Fellow, NREL
Guenther Bochmann, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences
Hendrik Waegemann, Bio Base Europe Pilot Plant
Ian Rowe, DOE
Igor Grigoriev, Program Head & Senior Scientist, JGI, LBNL & UC Berkeley
Inge Johansson, RISE Research Institutes of Sweden
Inge Stupak, Associate professor, University of Copenhagen
Ioannis Dimitriou, Associate Professor, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
Isabella de Bari, ENEA
Jaap Koppejan, Managing Director, Procede Biomass BV
Jack Oswald, CEO, ISOThrive
Jack Saddler, Professor, University of British Columbia
Jacques Beaudry-Losique, CBO, Algenol
James Bowie, Professor, UCLA Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
James McMillan, National Bioenergy Center, National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)
Jason Kelly, CEO, Ginkgo BioWorks
Jay Keasling, CEO, JBEI
Jeanette Mucha, CSO, SciBac
Jeffrey Skeer, International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)
Jennifer Dunn, ANL  (invited)
Jennifer Holmgren, CEO, LanzaTech
Jerry Murphy, University College Cork
Jim Macias, CEO, Fulcrum BioEnergy  (invited)
Jim Spaeth, US Department of Energy, chairman IEA Bioenergy
Joe Hrdlicka, CEO, Iowa Botechnology Association
Joel Cherry, president, R&D, Amyris
Johannes Lindorfer, Energy Institute, Johannes Kepler University
John Evans, VP, AP Biotek North America (inv.)
John Field, Env. Sustainability Team Lead, Bioenergy Alliance of the Rockies
John Farrell, Laboratory Program Manager, NREL
Jonathan Male, Director, BioEnergy Technologies Office, DOE
Jordan Solomon, CEO, EcoStrat  (invited)
Karsten Temme, CEO, Pivot Bio  (invited)
Katharine Mach, Director, Stanford Environment Assessment Facility
Kevin Comer, Associate Principal, Antares
Kevin Whitty, Professor Chemical Engineering, University of Utah
Kim Nelson, VP of Nanocellulose Technology, American Process Inc
Larry Feinberg, CEO, KnipBio
Linda Broadbelt, Professor, Northwestern University
Mahdi Abu Omar, UCSB Chair of Green Chemistry, Associate Director, Center for Catalytic Conversion of Biomass to Biofuels
Madhu Khanna, Sustainability Lead, Center for Advanced Bioenergy and Bioproducts Innovation
Marc Hillmyer, Director, MSU NSF Center for Sustainable Polymers (inv.)
Marcel Cremers, Business Lead, DNV GL / Rob Mager, Ontario Power Generation
Marcel Lubben, CEO, Reverdia
Marcel Cremers, DNV GL
Mark Brown, Professor of Forestry Operations, University of the Sunshine Coast, Australia
Mark Yancey, CTO, D3Max
Martin Junginger, Professor Bio-Based Economy, Copernicus Institute of Sustainable Development, Utrecht University
Martin Sabarsky, CEO, Cellana  (invited)
Mathieu Dumont, Netherlands Enterprise Agency
Matt Lipscomb, CEO, DMC Biotechnologies
Matt Leuck , Technical Manager, NESTE
Med Colket, National Jet Fuels Combustion Program
Michael Krel, principal, Sofinnova Partners
Michela Morese, Global Bioenergy Partnership (GBEP) (inv.)
Michael Wild, President, International Biomass Torrefaction Council
Mike Hart, CEO, Sierra Energy
Murray McL:aughlin, president, McLaughlin Consulting
Naveen Sikka, CEO, TerViva
Olle Olsson, Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI)
Paolo Frankl, Heat of Renewable Energy Division, International Energy Agency (inv.)
Patrick Lamers, Idaho National Laboratory (INL)
Philip Strattman. VP, Biofuels, Velocys
Pramod Kumbar, CTO, Praj Industries
Rebecca Boudreaux, Pres., Oberon Fuels
Rebecca White, CSO, Qualitas Health
Renato Godinho, Brazilian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, BioFuture Platform
René van Ree, Wageningen Food & Biobased Research (invited)
Rob Brown, Sr. Director, Synthetic Genomics  (invited)
Robert Graham, Chairman, Ensyn
Roger Wyse, co-CEO, Spruce Capital Partners
Ron Kent, Advanced Technologies Development Manager, SoCal Gas
Ruihong Zhang, Professor, University of California Davis
Ryan Davis, Research Scientist, Sandia National Labs
Ryan Zebroski, VP Commercialization and Development, American Process
Sagar Gadewar, CEO, Greenyug
Sean McCoy, Energy Analyst, LLNL
Scott Coye-Huhn, Co-Founder & SVP, Aloterra
Simon Herriott, Global Business Director, Bioactives, DuPont Industrial Biosciences
Thomas Nussbaumer, Professor, Verenum, Switzerland
Tim Geistlinger, CTO, Perfect Day
Tom Van Aken, CEO, Avantium
Uwe Fritsche, IINAS – International Institute for Sustainability Analysis and Strategy
Vincenzo Motola, ENEA
Yaniv Scherson, Managing Director, Anaergia (inv.)
Yannick Bomble, Research Scientist, NREL