TechConnect World 2019

Biofuels & Bioproducts

Biofuels and Bioproducts

Poster/Paper Abstracts due: March 8

Symposium Co-Chairs

Rebecca LockerRebecca Locker
Sustainability Champion

Scott TwaryScott Twary
Research Scientist/ Team Leader
Los Alamos National Laboratory

Key Speakers

Dharik MallapragadaSystems analysis of biofuel pathways for the transport sector – interactions with the evolving grid
Dharik Mallapragada
Postdoctoral Associate, MIT Energy Initiative


Biofuels provide energy from geologically recent carbon fixation in plants and microalgae – and they promise a sustainable and ecologically sound alternative to fossil-oil and gas for industrial feedstocks. The case for utilization of biomass is strengthened by the remarkable success stories and recent innovations in production of materials and commercially viable chemical intermediates from bio sources. These materials are gaining in market share due to their performance in addition to their green credentials. This symposium focuses on innovations in biofuel and biobased materials development and commercialization. Submit your abstract and join researchers and developers from around the world at this important event.

Submit Your Abstract

Please first review the information for authors — abstract submission guidelines.


Topics & Application Areas

  • Algae Technologies & Applications
  • Biomass Conversion Technologies & Applications
  • Bio-Based Materials
  • Biodiesel, Bio-Alcohols, & Biogas
  • Electrofuel Technologies
  • Bioeconomy & Sustainability of Biofuels & Bio-Based Products
  • Conversion of Waste Streams & the Circular Economy
  • Commercial Successes in Biofuels & Bio-Based Products
  • Other
2019 Sponsors & Partners

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SBIR/STTR Agency Partners