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06 - 08 November 2018
Steigenberger Wiltcher's Hotel,

Come to where the global Ethanol and Biofuels leaders meet, do business and plan for the future

500+ international executives ● From 60+ Countries ● 30% producer attendance.

21st Annual F.O. Licht's World Ethanol & Biofuels


Weigh in on some of the key issues facing the ethanol & biofuels industries with our state of the industry survey. 

World Ethanol & Biofuels 2018

Policy Outlook

From chop and change to a long-term view: covering policy and politics around the world and bringing together policy-makers and national government representatives.

International Desk

With the RFS in the USA on the move, Brazil implementing RenovaBio, China pushing on with E10 implementation, the finalising of RED II in Europe and international trade wars impacting global ethanol trade, get the latest on global ethanol policy, production and trade dynamics.

Production Optimisation and Product Diversification

How does your plant measure up on production efficiency and product diversification.

Distillers Grains and Co-Product Diversification Summit

Maximising DDGS Yields and producing higher quality products – protein rich, fibre rich and oil rich.

Cellulosic and Advanced Biofuels

Availability, readiness and political will.

Come to Where the Global Leaders Meet, do Business and Plan for the Future

Who you can meet at World Ethanol & Biofuels 2018

Attendees from the industry
Countries Represented from 5 continents
Producer Attendance

The World Ethanol & Biofuels State of the Industry Survey

Are you a professional in the ethanol or biofuel industries? If so, we want to know where you think the market is heading.

We’ve put together a short questionnaire, with questions on a range of key issues including China’s E10 ethanol mandate, the Trump administration’s RFS tribulations and the growth of bioplastics.

We’ll be sharing the results of the survey in the coming weeks on the KNect365 Energy community page and on our social media networks. Make sure your viewpoint is represented!


World Ethanol & Biofuels 2018 offers a variety of commercial opportunities to raise your company profile and technology to a global audience of 500+ ethanol and biofuels executives. 

Position yourself as an industry advisor through a high-level speaking slot, host a lunch or a drinks reception, showcase your products and services and generate new business connections as efficiently as possible. We will work on the right strategy for you to ensure you get the most out of World Ethanol & Biofuels.

Contact Marina Pospelova on +44 (0)20 7017 7205 or

View the highlights from World Ethanol & Biofuels 2017

Watch this short highlights video from our 2017 conference in Brussels.

Biofuels' Role in the 21st Century Energy Mix

Download our industry review paper to discover how the electrification of vehicles, regulatory developments in the EU, and new innovations in advanced biofuels technology will shape the future of the sector.

Distillers Grains and Other Ethanol Co-Products Summit

Increasing the value of an ethanol plant through differentiation of the co-product

What are the pros and cons of new co-products – what are the drivers for a plant considering adopting an alternative technology?

What needs to change so that the value of the co-product is appropriately considered in terms of the carbon foot print of the plant?

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