SOURCE: Information Forecast, Inc.

Information Forecast, Inc.

September 15, 2009 13:00 ET

The Biomass Summit to Bring Together Key Players From the Biomass Development, Supplier, Government and Financial Communities to Network, Negotiate & Move the Industry Forward

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - September 15, 2009) - Infocast's 4th edition of their popular Biomass Summit will be held at the Almas Temple Club in Washington, DC from October 19-21, 2009. Summit Chairman, Thomas R. Amis of Alston & Bird will oversee a "Who's Who" roster of over 50 prominent speakers that brings together key players from the Biomass Development Industry, (Fortistar, Enerkem, Adage), Utilities (Dominion, Oglethorpe, Progress Energy), Government (U.S. DOE Loan Gurarantee Program, U.S. Department of Treasury, U. S. Department of Agriculture) and the Financial Community (Morgan Keegan, Shaw Capital, Fortis Bank, DZ Bank AG, Ewing Bemiss & Co. among others).

In addition, two pre-Summit events will be featured on Monday, October 19th. The Biomass Feedstock Forum will feature presentations and panels on landfill gas, wood, solid waste and animal waste with key speakers including Rachel Goldstein of the EPA's Landfill Methane Outreach Program, Eric Kingsley of Innovative Natural Resource Solutions, Harvey Gershman of Gershman Brickner & Bratton and Sumesh Arora of Strategic Biomass Solutions.

The concurrent Biomass Co-Firing Symposium will be lead by Chris Zygarlicke of the Energy & Environmental Research Center and will feature a faculty of cutting-edge experts in this rapidly accelerating arena, including senior representatives from The Antares Group, Black & Veatch and a special presentation by Ronald Meijer, the Managing Principal of KEMA Nederland B.V. In addition, two case studies will be featured by NRG Energy, Inc. and the Colorado Springs Utilities.

Summit sponsors Alston + Bird, Baker & McKenzie, Chadbourne & Parke, LLP, McGuire Woods, Marshall & Lueder LLC, Troutman & Sanders and Hunt, Guillot & Associates who provide a special pre-luncheon presentation on Tuesday, October 20th.

To REGISTER or to learn more about the Biomass Summit, please visit or call David Church at 818-888-4444 ext 26.

About Infocast

Infocast is an event production company with over twenty years of successful industry experience, including their highly successful series of Finance and Investment Summits in wind power, solar power, ethanol, and biodiesel. The Summits are leading events where industry players gather to share their perspectives on the finance and investment market, to establish relationships, network, and conduct business.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    David Church
    818-888-4444 ext 26