Bioenergy 2016: Mobilizing the Bioeconomy through Innovation

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July 12, 2016 1:00PM EDT to July 14, 2016 12:30PM EDT

Walter E. Washington Convention Center
801 Mt. Vernon Place, NW
Washington, D.C. 20001

On July 12–14, 2016, the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE’s) Bioenergy Technologies Office (BETO) will host its ninth annual conference—Bioenergy 2016: Mobilizing the Bioeconomy through Innovation. Partnering with the Clean Energy Research and Education Foundation (CEREF), this year's conference will focus on opportunities to grow future feedstock supplies and break through technology barriers to achieve a stronger bioeconomy. Each year, approximately 600 participants attend the conference, including key stakeholders from the bioenergy industry, Congress, national laboratories, academia, and the financial community.

Attendees will discuss critical bioenergy issues such as:

  • Innovation and emerging pathways
  • The vision for a national bioeconomy 
  • Feedstocks forecasting and supply analysis
  • Marketplace Exploration
  • Strategic public engagement.