The Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) Energy Worldwide Energy Conference: Refining Global Energy Strategies will take place on April 10–12, 2017, in National Harbor, Maryland. The Worldwide Energy Conference will address the entire spectrum of the energy supply chain and provide an exclusive opportunity for U.S. Department of Defense employees, contractors, the military services, peers, leaders, and top industry experts to discuss current trends and initiatives in the petroleum, energy, aerospace, alternative fuel, and renewable energy fields.
The 39th Symposium on Biotechnology for Fuels and Chemicals will take place on May 1–12, 2017, in San Francisco, California. The 2017 topic areas for the conference include renewable feedstocks; feedstock pretreatment and fractionation; enzyme engineering and biochemistry; strain development, characterization, and application; synthetic and systems biology; design and assessment of integrated bioprocesses, including separations; and fuels, chemicals, and other biobased products.
On June 6–7, 2017, the U.S. Department of Energy's Bioenergy Technologies Office (BETO) will sponsor a workshop to advance the understanding of current market barriers and opportunities for increasing the deployment of biofuels and bioproducts manufactured from wet and gaseous waste streams. This will continue BETO’s efforts in supporting emerging waste-to-energy technologies.
The 7th International Conference on Algal Biomass, Biofuels and Bioproducts provides an opportunity to discuss the latest developments and technologies in algal research and interact with leaders in the field. The U.S. Department of Energy’s Bioenergy Technologies Office (BETO) is sponsoring the conference, which will be held in Miami, Florida, from June 18–21, 2017.
On July 11–12, 2017, the U.S. Department of Energy's Bioenergy Technologies Office will host its tenth annual conference—Bioeconomy 2017: Domestic Resources for a Vibrant Future. Each year, approximately 600 participants attend the conference, including key stakeholders from the bioenergy industry, Congress, national laboratories, academia, and the financial community.