HOUSTON, TX -- (Marketwire) -- 09/14/11 -- The highly-anticipated International Biorefining Conference & Trade Show will take place September 14 -16, 2011, at the Hilton Americas - Houston in Houston, Texas. This event will unite bioconversion technology providers and researchers from around the world with agriculture, forestry, and refining professionals to discuss and examine the scale-up and commercial establishment of advanced biofuels and bio-based chemicals.
Organized by BBI International and produced by Biorefining Magazine, the International Biorefining Conference & Trade Show brings together agricultural, forestry, waste, and petrochemical professionals to explore the value-added opportunities awaiting them and their organizations within the quickly maturing biorefining industry.
The International Biorefining Conference & Trade Show will examine in great detail four critical questions facing the industry:
- What sustainable inputs will feed the biorefineries of the future?
- Which conversion approaches will find commercial success first?
- What market opportunities are available to producers of bio-based fuels and chemicals?
- How will these capital intensive biorefineries be funded and built?
These questions will be examined by researchers, venture capitalists, foresters, farmers, petroleum refiners, agri-business professionals and association representatives within four customized program tracks:
- Track 1: Pathways & Industrial Hosts
- Track 2: Inputs & Supply Chains
- Track 3: Products & Markets
- Track 4: Capital & Strategic Partners
These tracks correspond with the critical questions facing the industry and will offer conference attendees an unparalleled opportunity to gain a broad understanding of where the industry is, what the challenges are that face it, and where it is headed. Professionals actively pursuing the biorefining industry as a growth opportunity can't miss this event.
To view the agenda please visit www.biorefiningconference.com
About BBI International:
BBI International produces globally recognized bioenergy events and trade magazines. BBI owns and operates the largest, longest-running ethanol conference in the world -- the International Fuel Ethanol Workshop & Expo (FEW). The company publishes Biomass Magazine, Ethanol Producer Magazine, Biorefining Magazine, and Biodiesel Magazine, as well as a number of ancillary products including maps, directories, e-newsletters and other Web-based industry resources.