SOURCE: BBI International
HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwire - Sep 19, 2012) - The 2012 National Advanced Biofuels Conference & Expo taking place November 27-29, 2012 in Houston, TX, announced its preliminary agenda this week. With three (3) comprehensive program tracks titled Pathways & Partnerships, Inputs & Supply Chains and Money & Markets, this year's event will feature advanced biofuels and biobased chemicals -- technology scale-up, project finance, policy, national markets and more -- with a core focus on the industrial, petroleum and agribusiness alliances defining the national advanced biofuels industry.
Presentation topics include:
- Converting existing industrial assets into next-generation biofuels
- Forging powerful project alliances
- Aviation and military industry positions on biobased jet fuel
- Venture capital and private equity viewpoints
- Overcoming barriers to market entry
- The national market outlook for biobased fuels and chemicals
- Exceeding the performance of petroleum-based products
"The National Advanced Biofuels Conference & Expo will bring the entire biofuels industry together under one roof," says Tim Portz, Vice President of Content & Executive Editor at BBI International. "This comprehensive agenda exemplifies the current direction the national biofuels industry is taking. Drop-in biofuels, advanced and cellulosic ethanol, biobased chemicals -- we're covering it all in Houston."
Attendees and exhibitors will include hundreds of professionals in key sectors including finance (venture, private and institutional equity); petroleum and petrochemical refining; pulp and paper milling; biofuels and biobased products manufacturing; agricultural processing; waste management; auto manufacturing; aviation; government/military; research and academia.
To view online agenda visit: http://www.AdvancedBiofuelsConference.com
About BBI International:
Founded in 1995, BBI International produces globally recognized bioenergy events and trade magazines. In addition to the National Advanced Biofuels Conference & Expo, BBI owns and operates the largest, longest-running ethanol conference in the world -- the International Fuel Ethanol Workshop & Expo (FEW) -- and International Biomass Conference & Expo. The company publishes Biomass Magazine, Ethanol Producer Magazine, and Biodiesel Magazine, as well as a number of ancillary products including maps, directories, e-newsletters and other web-based industry resources.