SOURCE: BBI International

BBI International

July 25, 2011 16:40 ET

International Biorefining Conference & Trade Show Announces 2011 Agenda

Produced by BBI International, This Year's Event Contains Four In-Depth Biobased Fuels and Chemicals Tracks

HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwire - Jul 25, 2011) - The highly-anticipated International Biorefining Conference & Trade Show will take place September 14 -16, 2011, at the Hilton Americas - Houston in Houston, Texas. This event will unite bioconversion technology providers and researchers from around the world with agriculture, forestry, and refining professionals to discuss and examine the scale-up and commercial establishment of advanced biofuels and biobased chemicals.

Organized by BBI International and produced by Biorefining Magazine, the International Biorefining Conference & Trade Show brings together agricultural, forestry, waste, and petrochemical professionals to explore the value-added opportunities awaiting them and their organizations within the quickly maturing biorefining industry.

The International Biorefining Conference & Trade Show will examine in great detail four critical questions facing the industry:

  • What sustainable inputs will feed the biorefineries of the future?
  • Which conversion approaches will find commercial success first?
  • What market opportunities are available to producers of biobased fuels and chemicals?
  • How will these capital intensive biorefineries be funded and built?

These questions will be examined by researchers, venture capitalists, foresters, farmers, petroleum refiners, agri-business professionals and association representatives within four customized program tracks:

These tracks correspond with the critical questions facing the industry and will offer conference attendees an unparalleled opportunity to gain a broad understanding of where the industry is, what the challenges are that face it, and where it is headed. Professionals actively pursuing the biorefining industry as a growth opportunity can't miss this event.

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About BBI International:

BBI International produces globally recognized bioenergy events and trade magazines. BBI owns and operates the largest, longest-running ethanol conference in the world -- the International Fuel Ethanol Workshop & Expo (FEW). The company publishes Biomass Magazine, Ethanol Producer Magazine, Biorefining Magazine, and Biodiesel Magazine, as well as a number of ancillary products including maps, directories, e-newsletters and other Web-based industry resources.

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