The 4th International Conference on Algal Biomass, Biofuels and Bioproducts

The 4th International Conference on Algal Biomass, Biofuels and Bioproducts

15-18 June, 2014 | Santa Fe Convention Center, Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA

Keynote Speaker
Jonathan Male
, Director of the Bioenergy Technology Office, US Department of Energy - EERE

Confirmed Speakers
Christoph Benning, Michigan State University, USA
Sammy Bousiba, Ben Gurion University, Israel
Ed Cahoon, University of Nebraska, USA
Heriberto Cerutti, University of Nebraska – Lincoln, USA
Ron Chance, Algenol Biofuels, USA
Yusuf Chisti, Massey University, New Zealand
C. Meghan Downes, New Mexico State University, USA
Ed Frank, Argonne National Laboratory, USA
Richard Hallen, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, USA
Shanna Ivey, New Mexico State University, USA
Pete Lammers, New Mexico State University, USA
Jonathan Male, US Department of Energy, EERE, USA
Babs Marrone, Los Alamos National Laboratory, USA
William McCaffrey, University of Alberta, Canada
Jun Minagawa, National Institute for Basic Biology, Japan
José A. Olivares, Los Alamos National Laboratory, USA
Matt Posewitz, Colorado School of Mines, USA
Mike Reith, NRC Canada, Algal Carbon Conversion Program, Canada
Richard Sayre, Los Alamos National Laboratory, USA
Emilie Slaby, The Scoular Company, USA
Ji-Won Yang, Advanced Biomass R&D Center, Korea

The 4th International Conference on Algal Biomass, Biofuels and Bioproducts provides direct interaction for attending delegates, with scientific and technical leaders in this field. Emphasis will be placed on the latest unpublished technical and scientific results, along with discussion and direct interactions with strategic partners and leaders in the field. The conference is designed to facilitate extended discussion periods, dedicated networking sessions, and exciting technical presentations.

The conference will cover all areas of emerging technologies in algal biology, biomass production, cultivation, harvesting, extraction, biorefinery, conversion, bioproducts, and econometrics.

Themes

  • Algal Biology - Metabolic Regulation of Microalgae for Biofuels
  • Algal Biology - Molecular Traits of Microalgae for Biofuels
  • Algal Biology - Phylogeny of Microalgae for Biofuels
  • Algal Cultivation - Heterotrophic Systems, including utilization of waste waters for algal production
  • Algal Cultivation - Phototrophic Systems in Open Ponds
  • Algal Cultivation - Phototrophic Systems in Photobioreactors
  • Algal Harvesting and Extraction Systems
  • Bioproducts from Algal Biofuels Refining, including agricultural, bioplastics, and chemical products
  • Life Cycle Analysis[LCA]
  • New Conversion Technologies for Algal Biofuels, including catalytic, thermal, and enzymatic systems
  • Technoeconomic Modeling of Algal Biofuels Systems

Organized by

Elsevier

Sponsors

Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)
NAABB

Exhibitors

Fluid Imaging
Qubit

Media Supporter

Latin America Renovable

Supporting Journal

New Journal: Algal Research
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