Speakers

Speakers will be announced throughout fall 2019. Announced to date are:

Jeff Anderson, CEO, Microbyre

Ian Barnett, VP, Ensyn

Michael Berube, US Deputy Assistant Secretary of Energy

Rebecca Boudreaux, president, Oberon Fuels

Tom Boussie, Program Manager, Cyclotron Road

Mark Brodziski, Deputy Administrator, Bioenergy Programs, USDA

Robert Brown, Professor, Iowa State University 

Marilyn Bruno, CEO, Aequor

Paul Bryan, Project Leader, Sandia National Labs

Tim Burkholder, Thermal Kinetics

Miguel Calatayud, CEO, iWi

Han Chen, CEO, ZeaKal

Kevin Chen, CEO, Crop Enhancement

Erin Cooke, Director of Sustainability, SFO Airport

Paolo Corvo, Head of Sales & Marketing Business Line Biofuels & Derivatives, Clariant

Chris Davis, fellow, Impossible Foods

Harrison Dillon, co-founder, Phylagen

Charlie Dimmler CEO, Checkerspot

David Dodds, president, Dodds & Associates

Deepak Dugar, CEO, Visolis

Ricardo Ekmay, VP Nutrition, Arbiom

Lindsay Fitzgerald, Program Manager, US DOE BioEnergy Technologies Office

Brian Foody, CEO, Iogen

Tim Geistlinger, CTO, Perfect Day Foods

Pat Gruber, CEO, Gevo

Arvind Gupta, founder, Inde Bio

Noah Helman, CSO, iMicrobes

Drew Hertig, CCO, Ecovia Renewables

Jennifer Holmgren, CEO, LanzaTech

James Iademarco, president, Strategic Avalanche

Neal Jakel, VP Strategy & Technology, Fluid Quip Technologies

BJ Johnson, CEO, ClearFlame Engines

Moji Karimi, CEO, Cemvita Factory

Jim Keiser, Corrosion Science and Technology Group, Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Adam Klauber, Principal, Rocky Mountain Institute

Virginia Klausmeier, CEO, Sylvatex

Christoph Krumm, CEO, Sironix Renewables

Jose LaPlaza, CEO, Levadura Biotech

Matt Lipscomb, CEO,  DMC Bio

Steele Lorenz, Strategic Programs Manager,  Farmer’s Business Network, Inc.

Rocco Mancinelli, CEO, HelioBioSys

Jonathan Male, Director, DOE Bioenergy Technologies Office

Steve Mayfield, professor, UC San Diego

Jeff Mantercach, CRO, Red Rock Biofuels

Eric McAfee, CEO, Aemetis

Mike McCurdy, MD, ICF

Sarah McKay, Market Development Director, National Corn Growers Association

Alex Michine, CEO, MetGen

Martin Mitchell, Director, Efficient Robotics

Molly Morse, CEO, Mango Materials

John Nicols, CEO, Codexis

Cody J. Noll, Managing Director, Lapis Advisers, LP

Graham Noyes, executive director, California Low Carbon Fuel Coalition

Bill Orts, Research Leader, Bioproducts, Agricultural Research Service, USDA

Ranjan Patnaik, CTO, Clara Foods

Will Patrick, CEO, Culture Biosciences

Phil Pienkos, Strategic Projects Lead, NREL

Andrea Redford, CBO, Enerkem

Mark Reynolds, Executive Director, Citizens’ Climate Lobby

Steve Rogers, CBO, Licella

Michele Rubino, Synthetic Genomics

Christophe Schilling, CEO, Genomatica

Lyle Schyler, CEO, Calgren Dairy Fuels

Gary Scoggins, chairman, EnerSysNet

Alan Shaw, CEO, Calysta

John Shaw, CEO, Itaconix

Bryan Sherbacow, CCO, World Energy

David Smernoff, CBO, HelioBioSys

Dale Smith, Regional Director, Environmental Strategy, Boeing

Eric Steen, CEO, Lygos

Philip Stratmann, VP, Biofuels, Velocys

Joel Stone, president, ConVergince Advisors

David Sudolsky, CEO, Anellotech

Vladimir Trembovolsky, CEO, ETB CaT

David Tze, CEO, NovoNutrients

Tim Ulmasov, CEO, CoverCress

Misha Valk, VP, Business Development, SkyNRG

Max Vernier, Vice President of Bioenergy Finance, Live Oak Bank

Marc von Keitz, program manager, ARPA-E

Michael Washer, Merrick & Co

Cory-Ann Wind, Program Manager, Oregon Clean Fuels Program

Charles Wyman, CEO, Vertimass

Roger Wyse, co-CEO, Spruce Capital Partners

Mukund Yallambalse, BDM, Axens