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08:00 - 09:00 60 mins
Registration and welcome coffee
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09:00 - 09:10 10 mins
Opening Remarks and Networking Session
09:10 - 10:20 70 mins
Opening Session: The Low Carbon Energy Transition and Biofuels
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  • Ethanol as a critical piece of the global energy strategy
  • RED2 implications for biofuels and decarbonising transport
  • Member States implementation
  • Scaling-up the use of low emission alternative energy for transport - renewable electricity, biofuels and hydrogen
  • Challenges in achieving CO2 targets for cars
  • To fuel a growing world, we must utilize the sun, the wind and nature’s plants – Let’s talk energy reality!
10:20 - 10:50 30 mins
Refreshments
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10:50 - 12:20 90 mins
International Desk: Global Ethanol Policy, Production and Trade Dynamics
  • Christoph Berg - Managing Director, F.O. Licht
  • Mick Henderson - General Manager, Commonwealth Agri-Energy, LLC, (CAE), Board Chairman, Renewable Fuels Association (RFA)
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  • Global ethanol and biofuel demand, trade and production
  • USA: Policy, production, and efficiency – the keys to success for a business in the US ethanol industry and its impacts domestically and internationally
  • Brazil’s RenovaBio: Increasing the use of biofuels
  • The China Ethanol Revolution: E10 Implementation  
  • Anti-dumping duty: Will it be extended?
  •  Trade wars and impacts on global ethanol trade
12:20 - 12:35 15 mins
Questions
12:35 - 14:15 100 mins
Conference Lunch
14:15 - 14:20 5 mins
Opening Remarks
14:20 - 15:20 60 mins
Vision Post 2020
  • Joachim Lutz - CEO, CropEnergies AG, Germany
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Policy changes and their impact on the dynamics of production, new investment and demand for biofuels. Hear from producers as they share their vison post 2020.

15:20 - 15:50 30 mins
Refreshments
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15:50 - 16:50 60 mins
The New Push for Cellulosic and Advanced Biofuels: Availability, Readiness and Investment Appetite
  • Bernd Kuepker - DG Energy, European Commission
  • Paolo Corvo - Head of Sales & Marketing, BL Biofuels & Derivatives, Clariant
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  • Will RED2 bring about new Advanced Biofuel Investments?
  • Achieving the 3.5% target for advanced biofuels
  • Moving towards large-scale production and application of advanced biofuels
  • Double counting to nowhere – multipliers reduce the market size
16:50 - 17:00 10 mins
Chair’s Closing Remarks
17:00 - 18:30 90 mins
Around the World Tasting Experience
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Come join us as we delve into the wonderful world of distilled spirits tasting.

18:30 - 19:30 60 mins
Drinks Reception