Speakers


A J Simon, Group Leader, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Adam Belyamani, COO, Saola Energy

Adam Whalley, Director, Business Development, Zeton

Alex Michine, CEO, MetGen

Alicia Lindauer, Technology Manager, Bioenergy Technologies Office, US Department of Energy Bioenergy Technologies Office

Allison Ray, Research Excellence Lead for Science & Technology, Idaho National Laboratory

Anne Larilahti, VP Sustainability, Finnair

Ari Tanninen, Senior VP, Consumer Boards, Kotkamills

Anthe George, Program Manager, Biomass Science and Conversion Technologies, Sandia National Laboratories

Atul Thakrar, President, DSM Biobased

Ben Brown, Deputy for Science, Lawrence Berkeley Labs

Bonnie Hames, B Hames Consulting

Bruce Dien, USDA- ARS

Brian Foody, CEO, Iogen

Charlie Dimmler, CEO, Checkerspot

Chris Tindal, Assistant Executive Director CAAFI

Christophe Schilling, CEO, Genomatica

CJ Warner, CEO, Renewable Energy Group

Dan Szeezil, Business Development Manager, Honeywell UOP

Daniel R Simmons, Assistant Secretary of Energy (EERE), US Department of Energy

David Babson, Project Manager, ARPA-E

David Dodds, President, TechDiligence

David Sudolsky, CEO, Anellotech

David Schwalje, Business Development Director, Renewables, Axens 

Don Siefkes, Executive Director, E100 Group

Doug Faulkner, CEO, Leatherstocking, LLC.

Ed Wolfrum, Principle Researcher and Manager, National Renewable Energy Labs

Eloy Flores, Asst. Director, R&D, SWRI

Gillian Harrison, CEO, Whitefox Technologies

Glenn Johnston, VP, Nuseed

Harrison Clay, VP, Strategic Development, Global Enviromental Products, BP

Hector Garcia Martin, Deputy VP of Biofuels and Bioproducts, Joint Bioenergy Institute, JBEI

Inder Pal Singh, CEO, SBI Bioenergy

Ismo Sillanpää, VP Strategic Sales, Dolea

James Iademarco, President, Strategic Avalanche

Jeff Mahaffey, CEO, Breakthrough Energies

Jeff Manternach, CFO, Red Rock Biofuels

Jeff McDaniel, Vice President, New Projects, Velocys

Jeffrey Thornton, Director of Sales, m2p LABS

Jennifer Holmgren, CEO, LanzaTech 

Jerry Steiner, CEO, CoverCress

Jim Dooley, CTO, Forest Concepts

Jigar Shah, President, Generate

Jim Keiser, Corrosion Science & Technology Group, Oak Ridge National Lab

Jim Macias, CEO, Fulcrum BioEnergy

Jinwen Zhang, Professor, Washington State University

Joel Stone, President, ConVergince Advisors

John Kirkwood, Partner, Faegre Baker Daniels

John Oyen, VP, ABB

Jordan Solomon, CEO, Ecostrat

Ken Brown, CEO, Smisson-Mathis Energy

Kurt Kovarik, VP, Federal Affairs, National Biodiesel Board

Liang Dong, Professor, Iowa State University

Margaret Lentz, Special Advisor, Artificial Intelligence & Technology Office at U.S. Department of Energy

Mark Brodziski, Director, RD Rural Business-Cooperative Service, USDA

Mark Glotfelty, Managing Director, Goldman Sachs

Mark Laurenzo, Business Development Director, IEDA, Iowa Economic Development Authority

Mark Riedy, Partner, Kilpatrick Stockton & Townsend

Mark Yancey, CTO, D3Max

Matt Lucas, Managing Director, New Energy Risk

Meg Sobkowicz Kline, Associate Professor, U Mass Lowell

Melba M. Crawford, Professor, Purdue University

Mike McAdams, President, Advanced Biofuels Association (ABFA)

Michael Baer, CEO,  Energy for Airlines

Michael Bakas, Executive Vice President, Ameresco

Michael Berube, Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary Sustainable Transportation US Department of Energy

Michael Burkart, Professor, UCSD

Michael Saltzberg, Global Business Director, DuPont

Michele Rubino, Synthetic Genomics

Miguel Calatayud, CEO, iWi

Mike Hart, CEO, Sierra Energy

Mike Kass, Senior Research Staff, Oak Ridge National Labs

Mike McCurdy, MD, Energy Advisory Services, ICF

Nancy Young, Vice President, Environment, Airlines 4 America

Neal Jakel, Executive Vice President, Fluid Quip Technologies

Paolo Corvo, Global Head of Sales & Marketing, Clariant

Pat Gruber, CEO, Gevo

Paul Bryan, Independent Consultant

Pavel Molchanov, VP, Raymond James & Associates

Pramod Chaudhari, Executive Chairman, Praj Industries

Pramod Kumbhar, CTO, Praj

Quang Nguyen, Directorate Fellow, Biomass Feedstock National User Facility, Idaho National Laboratory

Ramnik Singh, Senior Applications Manager, Bio-Chemicals, Sulzer

Rashi Akki, CEO, Ag-Grid Energy

Rebecca Boudreaux, President, Oberon Fuels

Rebecca White, Senior Advisor, Algae Biomass Organization, ABO

Rick Gilmore, CEO, GIC Group

Rob Mitchell, USDA-ARS

Ryan Hunt, CTO, Algix LLC

Scott Chabina, Director, Renewable Fuels, Marathon Capital

Scott Hutchins, Deputy Under Secretary, U.S. Department of Agriculture Research, Education, and Economics

Stephanie Batchelor, Vice President, Industrial and Environmental, BIO

Steve Csonka, Executive Director, CAAFI

Steve Weiss, Principal, Grey Heron

Taite Mc Donald, Partner, Holland & Knight

Todd Becker, CEO, Green Plains

Tom Thompson, Technical Advisor, US Maritime Administration

Tom van Aken, CEO, Avantium

Troy Semelsberger, Staff Scientist, Los Alamos National Laboratory

Tryg Lundquist, CTO, MicroBio Engineering 

Valerio Coppini, Vice President, NextChem

Virginia Klausmeier, CEO, Sylvatex

Xiaowen Chen, Senior Research Scientist, National Renewable Energy Lab