Invited Speakers


Paul Gilna, BioEnergy Science Center (BESC), Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Tennessee, USA:

Overcoming Recalcitrance in the BioEnergy Science Center (BESC); How Far Have We Come?


Martin Keller, National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), Golden, Colorado, USA:

Using the Power of the Sun – the Road Ahead


Antoni Llobet, Institute of Chemical Research of Catalonia (ICIQ) Tarragona, Spain:

Molecular Water Oxidation Catalysis within the Energy Context


Ian D. Sharp, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, California, USA:

Functional Semiconductors and Interfaces for Generating Fuels from Sunlight


Blake Simmons, Joint BioEnergy Institute (JBEI), Berkeley, California, USA:

Driving the Future: Development of Advanced Biofuels at the Joint BioEnergy Institute


Yong Wang, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory & Washington State University, USA:

Catalytic Conversion of Biomass-derived Oxygenates to Olefins for Fuel and Chemical Production


… more to follow!