2018 International Biomass Conference & Expo

April 16-18, 2018

Cobb Galleria Centre

Atlanta, Georgia

Organized by BBI International and produced by Biomass Magazine, this event brings current and future producers of bioenergy and biobased products together with waste generators, energy crop growers, municipal leaders, utility executives, technology providers, equipment manufacturers, project developers, investors and policy makers. It’s a true one-stop shop – the world’s premier educational and networking junction for all biomass industries.


Biomass Carbonization & Torrefaction Summit

April 16, 2018

Cobb Galleria Centre

Atlanta, Georgia

The Biomass Carbonization & Torrefaction Summit is a one-day, intensive conversation about the promise of upgrading biomass streams via torrefaction or the production of biochar and the markets that await the developers and producers who can scale-up and efficiently manufacture commercial volumes of these products.


Biomass Preparation, Handling & Storage Workshop

April 16, 2018

Cobb Galleria Centre

Atlanta, Georgia

The operation and financial success of any biomass-to-energy facility requires its operators to utilize high-quality, consistent biomass feedstocks. The Biomass Preparation, Handling & Storage Workshop agenda will allow producers to take an in-depth look at the latest innovations and strategies in biomass handling and compare it to their own. Whether producers are sourcing wood chips from a handful of trusted suppliers for a campus boiler or are a biorefinery working to gather, store and convert hundreds of thousands of tons of agricultural residues, this agenda will offer practical value.


Advanced Biofuels Conference

June 11-13, 2018

CenturyLink Center Omaha

Omaha, Nebraska

With a vertically integrated program and audience, the Advanced Biofuels Conference & is tailored for industry professionals engaged in producing, developing and deploying advanced biofuels including cellulosic ethanol, biobased platform chemicals, polymers and other renewable molecules that have the potential to meet or exceed the performance of petroleum-derived products.


2018 International Fuel Ethanol Workshop & Expo

June 11-13, 2018

CenturyLink Center Omaha

Omaha, Nebraska

From its inception, the mission of the event has remained constant: The FEW delivers timely presentations with a strong focus on commercial-scale ethanol production – from quality control and yield maximization to regulatory compliance and fiscal management. The FEW is also the ethanol industry’s premier forum for unveiling new technologies and research findings. The program extensively covers cellulosic ethanol while remaining committed to optimizing existing grain ethanol operations.


World Bio Markets

March 20-22, 2018

Passenger Terminal

Amsterdam, Netherlands

World bio markets is the leading strategic conference supporting the advancement of the bio-economy around the world. This event provides a platform for the entire global value chain, from feedstock producers to consumer brands, to work together to overcome these challenges.


2018 Value of Biogas East Conference

March 22-23, 2018

Crowne Plaza Gatineau-Ottawa

Gatineau, Quebec

The Canadian Biogas Association is hosting the 2018 Value of Biogas East in Gatineau, QC on March 22nd and 23rd. Momentum is growing nationally for biogas and renewable natural gas (RNG) in Canada, creating exciting opportunities to turn manure, food waste, yard waste, biosolids, and other biomass into renewable energy. Highlights and value to you include: • Learn about generating RNG from municipal organics in the half-day Moving Towards a Circular Economy Session • Half-day Building Economics of Biogas and RNG projects Session • Full-day programming profiles policy developments and opportunities for biogas and RNG with experts in policy, finance, science and technology discussing feasibility, innovation and timely issues • Separate streams for the municipal and agricultural sectors • Learn from our exhibitors and through networking opportunities over two days



April 24-26, 2018

Las Vegas Convention Center, Central Halls

Las Vegas, Nevada

Now entering its 50th year, WasteExpo, a Waste360 event, is North America’s largest solid waste and recycling tradeshow serving both the private and public sectors. WasteExpo allows you to be at the center of it all by offering: - Nearly 600 exhibitors showcasing the latest equipment and technologies the industry has to offer. - 60 conference sessions and training workshops led by industry experts covering the latest trends, policies and issues the industry is facing. - Co-locating conferences that provide the specific, critical information the waste industry needs. The Healthcare Waste Conference is an industry-recognized educational event that focuses on the latest regulatory, legislative and technical issues that affect healthcare waste. - Networking opportunities designed for you to stay in touch with the industry and your colleagues. - The opportunity to gain an international perspective of the global waste community. Last year, WasteExpo welcomed participants from 90 countries, all looking to share ideas and problem solve with the colleagues in the global waste community.


Heating the Midwest

May 1-3, 2018

Black Bear Resort

Carlton, Minnesota

Heating the Midwest, an annual conversation about the role that biomass can and should play in proving space and industrial heating in the region will be held this year at the Black Bear Resort in Carlton, Minnesota May 1-3. Heating the Midwest brings together forestry, forest products manufacturing, agriculture, and energy professionals together to hear about the sector’s recent successes and discuss how they might catalyze further growth in the sector. This year’s conference agenda will ask how the current base of support for biomass thermal energy might be expanded to generate not only increased policy momentum, but also overall familiarity with its operational, economic and societal benefits.


EUBCE 2018 – 26th European Biomass Conference and Exhibition

May 14-18, 2018

Copenhagen, Denmark

As one of the world’s leading R&D conference combined with an international exhibition, the EUBCE represents the leading platform for the collection, exchange and dissemination of scientific know-how in the field of biomass. The Conference Programme will address topics from biomass itself to bioliquids and biofuels for heat and electricity, transport and biobased products, covering all aspects of each value chain, from supply and logistics to conversion technologies, from industrial application of research results to impacts on the environment, from market and trade aspects to policy strategies, not least to the role of biomass as a source in integrated energy systems.