Agenda

      
 ABLC NEXT-Day 1, San Francisco   
1200TECHNOLOGY TOURS    
530THE DIGEST’S 2019 STATE OF THE INDUSTRY ADDRESS & NETWORKING EVENTKING
630THE DIGEST’S 2019 NEXT FORTUNES: 24 INNOVATIVE OPPORTUNTIESES & NETWORKING
      
 ABLC NEXT-Day 2, Hotel Nikko, San Francisco  
      
800NEXT TECHNOLOGIES FORUM    
 Moderator: Jim Lane, editor, The Digest    
 Christophe Schilling, CEO, Genomatica   
 Tom Boussie, CTO, Cyclotron Road    
 Roger Wyse, co-CEO, Spruce Capital    
 Pedro Coelho, CEO, Provivi    
      
900INDUSTRY HORIZONS: PLENARY ADDRESSES   
 Moderator: Jim Lane, editor, The Digest    
 Jennifer Holmgren, CEO, LanzaTech    
 Alan Shaw, CEO, Calysta    
 John Nicols, CEO, Codexis     
 Charlie Dimmler, CEO, Checkerspot    
      
    
      
1020Break for Networking    
      
1050ABLC ADDRESS    
  Michael Berube, US Deputy Assistant Secretary for Energy    
1110MARKET PERSPECTIVES: PLENARY ADDRESSES   
 Brian Foody, CEO, Iogen    
 Philip Stratmann, VP Biofuels, Velocys    
 Paolo Corvo, Head of Sales & Marketing Business Line Biofuels & Derivatives, Clariant    
 Jonathan Male, Director, BioEnergy Technologies Office, US DOE    
1230Lunch    
      
130SUSTAINABLE WEST COAST FORUM    
 Mod: Graham Noyes, California Low Carbon Fuels    
 Graham Noyes, California Low Carbon Fuels Coalition    
 Erin Cooke, Director of Sustainability, SFO Airportnv.)    
 Cory-Ann Wind, Program Manager, Oregon Clean Fuels Programission (inv.)    
 Tim Zenk, President, Molecule    
130RENEWABLE CHEMICALS & MATERIALS SUMMIT   
 Mod: David Dodds    
 Molly Morse, CEO, Mango Materials    
 John Shaw, CEO, Itaconix    
 
Sarah McKay, Director of Market Development, National Corn Growers Association
    
      
130NEXT TECHNOLOGIES SUMMIT    
 Mod: Michele Rubino    
 Vladimir Trembovolsky, CEO, ETB CaT    
 BJ Johnson, CEO, ClearFlame Engines    
 Ricardo Ekmay, CEO, Arbiom    
      
230DIGITAL BIOLOGY FORUM    
 Mod: Steve Weiss    
 Matt Lipscomb, CEO, DMC Bio    
 Noah Helman, CSO, Industrial Microbes    
 Will Patrick, CEO, Culture Biosciences    
     
230ADVANCED BIOFUELS SUMMIT    
 Mod: Max Melnick    
 
Rebecca Boudreaux, President, Oberon Fuels
   
 Virginia Klausmeier, CEO, Sylvatex    
 Michael Washer, VP, Merrick & Co    
      
230
SUSTAINABLE AVIATION SUMMIT
    
 Moderator: Chris Tindal    
 
Charles Wyman, CEO, Vertmass
    
 
Misha Valk, Head, Business Development, SkyNRG
   
 
Jeff Manternach, co-founder & CFO, Red Rock Biofuels
    
 Dale Smith, Regional Director, Env.Strategy, Boeing    
330Break and Structured Networking    
      
400ADVANCED NUTRITION SUMMIT    
 Mod: James Iademarco, President, Strategic Avalanche    
 Ranjan Patnaik, CTO, Clara Foods    
 Tim Geistlinger, CTO, Perfect Day Foods    
 
Chris Davis, Fellow, Impossible Foods
    
  
David Tze, CEO, NovoNutrients
    
400FINANCE & INVESTMENT FORUM    
 Mark Riedy, Kilpatrick, Townsend & Stockton   
 John Kirkwood, Faegre Baker Daniels    
 Brentan Alexander, CSO, New Energy Risk    
 Mark Glotfelty, MD, Goldman Sachs    
 Cody Noll, MD, Lapis Advisers, LP.    
 Max Vernier, VP Bioenergy Finance, Live Oak Bank     
400SUSTAINABLE AVIATION SUMMIT    
 Moderator: Chris Tindal    
 Melinda Yee Franklin, MD, Corp & Govt Affairs, West, United Airlines    
 Tim Cesarek, CCO, Gevo    
 Nancy Young, VP, Airlines 4 America    
 Rob Myrben, Director, Fuel Sourcing & Analysis, Alaska Airlines Inc    
510ADVANCED AGRICULTURE SUMMIT    
 Moderator: Mark Elless, DOE    
 Tim Ulmasov, CTO, CoverCress    
 Kevin Chen, CEO, Crop Enhancement    
 Bill Orts, Research Leader, Bioproducts, Agriculture
Research Service, USDA
    
 Marilyn Bruno, CEO, Aequor    
510
NEXT TECHNOLOGIES SUMMIT
    
 Mod: Steve Hartigns    
 Miguel Calatayud, CEO, iWi    
 Tryg Lundquist, CTO, MicroBioEngineering
    
 Eric Steen, CEO, Lygos    
 Maarten Campman, GM Corbion Algae Ingredients
    
      
510
THERMOCHEMICAL CONVERSION SUMMIT
    
 Mod: Paul Bryan, Project Leader, Sandia National Labs    
 Gary Scoggins, chairman, EnerSysNet    
 Robert  Brown, Professor, Iowa State University    
 Ian Barnett, Member, Board of Directors, ENSYN Corporation     
  David Sudolsky, CEO, Anellotech    
620HOT PARTY    
      
      
 ABLC NEXT-Day 3, Hotel Nikko, San Francisco   
      
800NEXT TECHNOLOGIES FORUM    
 Moderator: Jim Lane, Editor, The Digest    
 Arvind Gupta, Co-Founder, Indie Bio   
 Michael Burkart, Co-Founder, Algenesis Materials    
 Alex Michine, CEO, MetGen
    
 
    
      
900INDUSTRY HORIZONS: PLENARY ADDRESSES   
 Moderator: Jim Lane, Editor, The Digest    
 Bryan Sherbacow, CCO, World Energy    
 
Mark Brodziski, Deputy Administrator, Business Programs, USDA
    
 Eric McAfee, CEO, Aemetis
    
 Neal Jakel, Fluid Quip Technologies    
 
    
    
      
1030Break for Networking    
      
1100MARKET PERSPECTIVES: PLENARY ADDRESSES   
 Moderator: Brent Erickson
    
 Pat Gruber, CEO, Gevo    
 Andrea Redford, CBO, Enerkem
    
 Mukund Yallambalse, BDM, AXENS    
 Josh Hoffman, CEO, Zymergen (inv.)    
1230Lunch    
      
130NEXT TECHNOLOGIES SUMMIT    
 Moderator: Bob Ames    
 David Smernoff, CBO, HelioBioSys    
 Han Chen, CEO, ZeaKal    
 Jim Keiser, Corrosion Science and Technology Group, Oak Ridge National Laboratory    
 
    
130BIOGAS & RNG SUMMIY    
 Moderator: Michele Rubino    
 Lyle Schyler, CEO, Calgren Dairy Fuels    
 Marc von Keitz, Program Director, ARPA-E    
 Mike McCurdy, MD, ICF    
      
130NEXT TECHNOLOGIES SUMMIT    
 Moderator: Steve Weiss    
 Drew Hertig, CBO, Ecovia Renewables    
 Martin Mitchell, Director, Efficient Robotics    
 Steve Rogers, CCO, Licella    
      
230LOW CARBON POLICY SUMMIT    
 Moderator: Joel Stone, ConVergince    
 Mark Reynolds, Executive Director,  Citizens’ Climate Lobby    
 Steele Lorenz, Head of Sustainable Business,  Farmer’s Business Network, Inc.    
 Adam Klauber, Principal, Rocky Mountain Institute     
 Lindsay Fitzgerald, Director Government Affairs, Renewable Energy Group    
230RENEWABLE CHEMICALS SUMMIT    
 Moderator: Scott Chaplin, SCMC Consulting     
 Christoph Krumm, CEO, Sironix Renewables    
 Phil Pienkos, Strategic Projects Lead, NREL    
 Deepak Dugar, CEO, Visolis    
      
230NEXT TECHNOLOGIES SUMMIT    
 Moderator: Paul Bryan    
 Jose Laplaza, CEO, Levadura Biotechnologies    
 Sarah Richardson, CEO & Co- Founder, Microbyre    
 Moji Karimi, CEO, Cemvita    
 Knud Balsev, VP Business Development, Mercurius    
330Break and Structured Networking    
      
400ABLC WOLFPACK    
 James Iademarco, David Dodds, Paul Bryan, Michele Rubino, Joel Stone, Steve Weissne, Paul Bryan, Joel Stone, Michele Rubino    
 4 companies devoured and dissected in ABLC’s famed live due diligence forumarch for underlying value    
      
515Closing Remarks