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Biorefinery Technology Forum
Welcome Coffee
08:30 - 09:00 30 mins
Market Development and Global Opportunities
Welcome Coffee
09:00 - 09:10 10 mins
Biorefinery Technology Forum
Introductory Remarks from the Chair
  • Michael Spandern - Commercial Director, Glycospot Technologies
09:00 - 09:10 10 mins
Market Development and Global Opportunities
Introductory Remarks from the Chair
  • Christoph Berg - Managing Director, F.O. Licht
09:10 - 09:30 20 mins
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Biorefinery Technology Forum
Biotech Yeast Around the World
  • Chris Richards - SVP Sales & Business Development, Lallemand Biofuels & Distilled Spirits
09:10 - 09:30 20 mins
Market Development and Global Opportunities
Needs and Wants of the Beverage Ethanol Market
  • Jakub Ogórek - Group Operations Systems Director, Stock Spirits Group
09:30 - 09:50 20 mins
Info
Biorefinery Technology Forum
Better Fermentation Efficiency, Increased Sugar and Improved Productivity
  • Prashant Madhusudan Bapat - Industry Technology Specialist, Novozymes
09:30 - 10:10 40 mins
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Market Development and Global Opportunities
Deployment of renewable “Drop In” hydrocarbons
  • Alexander Zschocke - Senior Manager Aviation Biofuels, Deutsche Lufthansa AG
  • Henrik Krüpper - Chief Commercial Officer, HCS Group
  • Timothy J. Cesarek - Executive Vice President, Gevo Inc.

Use of biojet fuel, targeted GHG Savings, drivers for use of biojet and examples of biojet deployment
Use of bio-isooctane and drivers for the use of bio-isoactane
Production of “drop-in” hydrocarbons


09:50 - 10:30 40 mins
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Biorefinery Technology Forum
Novel enzyme tools that improve fermentation performance
  • Pauline Teunissen - Principal Scientist, DuPont Industrial Biosciences
  • Bart Koops - EMEA Grain Processing Application Development Leader, DuPont Industrial Biosciences
10:10 - 10:25 15 mins
Market Development and Global Opportunities
Questions
10:30 - 10:45 15 mins
Biorefinery Technology Forum
Questions
10:45 - 11:15 30 mins
Refreshments
11:15 - 11:20 5 mins
Biorefinery Technology Forum
Introductory Remarks from the Chair
  • Michael Spandern - Commercial Director, Glycospot Technologies
11:15 - 11:20 5 mins
Market Development and Global Opportunities
Introductory Remarks from the Chair
  • Christoph Berg - Managing Director, F.O. Licht
11:20 - 11:40 20 mins
Biorefinery Technology Forum
Recent advancements in ethanol production - A producer’s view
  • Scott Kohl - VP Technology and Process Improvement, White Energy, Inc., USA
11:20 - 11:40 20 mins
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Market Development and Global Opportunities
Canada’s Clean Fuel Standard: Moving to a Carbon Intensity Approach
  • Andrea Kent - Vice President Government and Public Relations, Greenfield Global Inc, Canada

Biofuels role in the transition to a low-carbon economy

11:40 - 12:00 20 mins
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Biorefinery Technology Forum
The Use of Performance Based Monitoring and Control to Maximize Profitability and Provide Complete Cooling System Assurance
  • Toine Koehorst - Corporate Account Manager, EMEA, Solenis Industries Netherlands B.V.
11:40 - 12:00 20 mins
Market Development and Global Opportunities
China's Fuel Ethanol and E10 Promotion Prospect
  • Michael Mao - Senior Energy Analyst, Sublime China Information Co., Ltd.
12:00 - 12:30 30 mins
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Biorefinery Technology Forum
What to do with CO2?
  • Thomas Müller - Business Development Manager for CO2 Plants, Linde Engineering
12:00 - 12:30 30 mins
Market Development and Global Opportunities
Bolivia: New E10 Mandate in 2018
  • Cristobal Roda Vaca - President, Ingenio Sucroalcoholero Aguaí, Bolivia
12:30 - 12:45 15 mins
Biorefinery Technology Forum
Questions
12:30 - 12:45 15 mins
Market Development and Global Opportunities
Questions
12:45 - 14:10 85 mins
Lunch
14:10 - 14:15 5 mins
Biorefinery Technology Forum
Introductory Remarks from the Chair
  • Michael Spandern - Commercial Director, Glycospot Technologies
14:10 - 14:15 5 mins
Market Development and Global Opportunities
Introductory Remarks from the Chair
  • Rob Vierhout - Independent Consultant, team
14:15 - 14:35 20 mins
Info
Biorefinery Technology Forum
Microbubble Mediated Intensification of Bioethanol Processing
  • Michael Hines - Senior Process Development Engineer, Perlemax Ltd
  • Microbubble pilot plant
  • Microbubbles, unit operations  and application to bioethanol
  • Capital and operating cost implications
14:15 - 14:35 20 mins
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Market Development and Global Opportunities
Global Grain Outlook and Price Expectations
  • Charles Clack - Commodity Analyst - Agricultural Commodity Markets Research, Rabobank

Tightening stocks and weather shocks –analysis on global grain markets, and the outcomes for both the world’s buyers and sellers.

14:35 - 14:55 20 mins
Biorefinery Technology Forum
Corn Fibre for Cellulosic Ethanol
14:35 - 14:55 20 mins
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Market Development and Global Opportunities
Contrasting Molasses and Sugar as Ethanol Feedstocks
  • Dionne Cobelens - Analyst, ED&F Man

How market dynamics and policy shifts are influencing processors’ decisions

14:55 - 15:15 20 mins
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Biorefinery Technology Forum
Learning from the Future
  • Michael Spandern - Commercial Director, Glycospot Technologies

Its’ possible! If we get it right today ethanol will replace all the oil.

14:55 - 15:15 20 mins
Market Development and Global Opportunities
Mobilising biomass feedstocks to secure sustainable supply chains for advanced biofuels production
  • Tomislav Toric - Team Leader and Biomass Expert, BEECO (Bio Eco Energy Company)
15:15 - 15:30 15 mins
Biorefinery Technology Forum
Questions
15:15 - 15:30 15 mins
Market Development and Global Opportunities
Questions
15:30 - 16:00 30 mins
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Refreshments
16:00 - 16:40 40 mins
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Roundtable Discussions
  • Ausilio Bauen - Director, E4tech
  • Phil Madson - President, KATZEN International, Inc
  • Chris Richards - SVP Sales & Business Development, Lallemand Biofuels & Distilled Spirits
  • Christian Schweitzer - Managing Director, bse Engineering Leipzig GmbH
  • Kurt Rosentrater - Executive Director, Distillers Grains Technology Council
  1. Advanced biofuels and other low carbon fuels growth scenarios
  2. Gen 1.5 Ethanol: Converting New Sugar and Starch Sources to Advanced Biofuels
  3. Biotech in Europe – Any Way Forward?
  4. Synthesizing the Strengths of 1st and 3rd Generation Biofuels: CO2-to-Methanol at BioEthanol Plants
  5. Expanding the DDGS opportunity
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10:45 - 11:15

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12:45 - 14:10

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15:30 - 16:00
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16:00 - 16:40
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Roundtable Discussions

  1. Advanced biofuels and other low carbon fuels growth scenarios
  2. Gen 1.5 Ethanol: Converting New Sugar and Starch Sources to Advanced Biofuels
  3. Biotech in Europe – Any Way Forward?
  4. Synthesizing the Strengths of 1st and 3rd Generation Biofuels: CO2-to-Methanol at BioEthanol Plants
  5. Expanding the DDGS opportunity
  • Ausilio Bauen - Director, E4tech
  • Phil Madson - President, KATZEN International, Inc
  • Chris Richards - SVP Sales & Business Development, Lallemand Biofuels & Distilled Spirits
  • Christian Schweitzer - Managing Director, bse Engineering Leipzig GmbH
  • Kurt Rosentrater - Executive Director, Distillers Grains Technology Council
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