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05 - 07 November 2019
Steigenberger Wiltcher's Hotel,

The global event for the ethanol and biofuels industry

● 500+ international executives ● 60+ countries ● 30% producer attendance

F.O. Licht's World Ethanol & Biofuels - 21 years of connecting the industry

Delegate registration now open

Delegate registration for 2019 now open. Book now to take advantage of our lowest rates, and don’t miss our new summit, Molasses and Sugar Beet Pulp Markets Summit, taking place on the 7th November.

Programme Highlights

International desk

The RFS in the USA is on the move, Brazil is implementing RenovaBio, China is pushing on with E10 implementation, EU reaches deal on REDII, and international trade wars are impacting global ethanol trade.

Get the latest on global ethanol policy, production and trade dynamics.

Policy outlook

From chop and change to the long-term view: hear from the European Commission and national government representatives.

Optimisation and diversification

How does your plant measure up?

A full day covering recent advancements in ethanol production, including data applications for biofuels production, biotech yeast development and fermentation efficiency improvements.

Distillers Grains & Co-Product Diversification Summit

This separately bookable one day summit assesses opportunities in the distillers grains and co-product markets.

Learn innovative solutions to maximise your DDGS yields and improve the quality of your products.

Cellulosic and advanced biofuels

A renewed focus on cellulosic residues and waste stream biofuels. Take stock of industry readiness, political will and investment appetite. 

Network with the global industry

Come to where decision makers meet, do business and plan for the future. 53% C-Level / director attendance. Free attendance for plant managers. 

Who you will meet

Attendees from the industry
Countries represented from 5 continents
Producer attendance

Don't just take our word for it

See what participants thought of last year's event.

Win new business from a captive audience

World Ethanol & Biofuels provides a platform to promote your company and technology to hundreds of international biofuels executives.

We have a range of highly effective ways to boost your brand's profile and visibility. Tell us what you want to achieve and we'll help you get there.

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

Distillers Grains and Co-Product Diversification Summit

This one-day summit will help you to:

  • Increase the value of your ethanol plant through differentiation of the co-product.
  • Assess the pros and cons of new co-products. 
  • Determine the drivers when considering alternative technologies. 
  • Factor the value of the co-product into the carbon footprint of the plant.

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