Speakers

Adam Brown, Managing Director, Energy Insights
Adam Safir, VP of Materials Development, Zymergen
Alan Zacher, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Alex Michine, CEO, MetGen
Alex Zanghellini, CEO, Arzeda  (invited)
Alina Corcoran, Research Scientist, New Mexico Consortium
Annette Cowie, Principal Research Scientist Climate, New South Wales Department of Primary Industries (inv.)
Antti Arasto, Research Manager, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland (inv.)
Arturo Elizondo, CEO, Clara Foods
Arunas Chesonis, CEO, Sweetwater Energy
Bart Hellings, Head of Innovation, GoodFuels (inv.)
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, CEO, AltAir Fuels
Carrie Hartford, Tech. Sales Mgr, Jenike & Johanson (inv.)
Charlie Dimmler, CEO, Checkerspot  (invited)
Chenlin Li, Co-lead Feedstock-Conversion Interface Consortium, INL
Christoph Schmidl, Bioenergy2020+, Austria & Hans Hartmann, TFZ Straubing, Germany
Cristina Negri, Director, Environmental Science Division, Argonne National Lab (inv.)
Daniel Gaspar, Manager, PNNL
Daniela Thraen, Deutsches Biomasseforschungszentrum (DBFZ), Germany
Dave Bushong, SVP R&D, POET
David Danielson, MD, Breakthrough Energy Ventures (inv.)
David Hazlebeck, Founder & CEO, Global Algae Innovations (inv.)
David Pummell, CEO, Velocys (inv.)
David Muth, VP, Agronomic Planning, EFC Systems
David Sudolsky, CEO, Anellotech
Debi Durham, Director, Iowa Economic Development Authority
Deepak Dugar, Visolis  (invited)
Denis Luquin, managing partner, Sofinnova Vantures
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)
Dror Sharon, CEO, Consumer Physics  (invited)
Ed de Jong, Vice President of Development, Avantium Chemicals
Eric Mathur, CEO, ISO Bioscience  (invited)
Eric McAfee, CEO, Aemetis
Estosha Cave, Co-Founder & CSO, OPUS-12
Eugene Chen, Professor, Colorado State University (inv.)
Fatemeh Shirazi, CEO, Microvi Technologies (inv.)
Fernando Preto, Natural Resources Canada, Mission Innovation – Sustainable Biofuels Innovation Challenge (inv.)
Gary Smyth, Ex. Dir, Global Research, General Motors (inv.)
Gene Lester, National Program Leader, US ARS  (invited)
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
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  (invited)
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)
Jamie Bacher, CEO, Boost Biomes
Jason Kelly, CEO, Ginkgo BioWorks
Jay Keasling, CEO, JBEI
Jeanette Mucha, CSO, SciBac (invited)
Jeffrey Skeer, International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) (inv.)
Jennifer Dunn, ANL  (invited)
Jennifer Holmgren, CEO, LanzaTech
Jerry Murphy, University College Cork
Jim Greenwood, CEO, Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO (inv.)
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 (inv.)
Kelsey McNeely, Section Head, Emerging Energy, ExxonMobil (inv.)
Kevin Comer, Associate Principal, Antares
Kevin Whitty, Professor Chemical Engineering, University of Utah
Kirk Haney, managing partner, Radicle Funds  (invited)
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
Mary Nichols, Chair, California Air Resources Board (inv.)
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)
Mary Nichols, Chair, California Air Resources Board (inv.)
Mathieu Dumont, Netherlands Enterprise Agency
Mats Linder, Fellow, Ellen MacArthur Foundation (inv.)
Matt Lipscomb, CEO, DMC Limited
Matt Leuck , Technical Manager, NESTE
Med Colket, National Jet Fuels Combustion Program
Michael Lakeman, Boeing
Michela Morese, Global Bioenergy Partnership (GBEP) (inv.)
Michael Saltzberg, Global Business Director, Biomaterials, DuPont Industrial Biosciences
Michael Wild, President, International Biomass Torrefaction Council
Murray McL:aughlin, president, McLaughlin Consulting
Naveen Sikka, CEO, TerViva
Olle Olsson, Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI)
Oliver Peeples, CEO, Yield10  (invited)
Paolo Frankl, Heat of Renewable Energy Division, International Energy Agency (inv.)
Patrick Lamers, Idaho National Laboratory (INL)
Peter Nieuwenhuizen, Chief Technology Officer at AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals  (invited)
Pramod Chaudhari, CEO, Praj Industries
Randy LeTang, CEO, SG Preston
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  (invited)
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
Sander Defruyt, Lead, New Plastics Economy, Ellen MacArthur Foundation (jnv.)
Scott Coye-Huhn, Co-Founder & SVP, Aloterra
Simon Herriott, Global Business Director, Bioactives, DuPont Industrial Biosciences  (invited)
Sjors Garaedts, Head of Innovation, GoodFuels (inv.)
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
Vonnie Estes, industry consultant
Wayne Eckerle, VP, R&Tech, Cummins (inv.)
Yaniv Scherson, Managing Director, Anaergia (inv.)
Yannick Bomble, Research Scientist, NREL