Events

 

WEBINAR: FEW Health & Safety Action Plan and Agenda Review

July 16, 2020

Ethanol Producer Magazine's Webinar Series

Cost: Free, 10:00 am CDT

We are happy to announce the 36th annual FEW is happening this year in Omaha, August 24h through the 26th. Please join us for a FREE 30-minute webinar discussing Omaha’s current nightlife, hotels and overall climate in the city. In addition, you’ll gain a better understanding of the steps being taken to ensure your safety at the event and the content provided at all co-located events, preconference events and the main agenda.

 

2020 International Fuel Ethanol Workshop & Expo

August 24-26, 2020

CHI Health Center Omaha

Omaha, Nebraska

For 36 years, the FEW has been the must-attend ethanol industry event for ethanol plant managers, executives and board members. With 2,000-plus attendees and 300-plus exhibitors, the FEW remains the largest and longest running ethanol conference in the world. The FEW delivers timely presentations with a strong focus on commercial-scale ethanol production. It is the premier forum for unveiling new technologies and research findings. The FEW offers the best opportunities for networking alongside the largest, most widely attended expo in the business.

 

Biodiesel Production Technology Summit

August 24-26, 2020

CHI Health Center Omaha

Omaha, Nebraska

The Biodiesel Production Technology Summit is a new forum designed for biodiesel and renewable diesel producers to learn about cutting-edge process technologies, new techniques and equipment to optimize existing production, and efficiencies to save money while increasing throughput and fuel quality.

 

Ethanol 101

August 24, 2020

CHI Health Center Omaha

Omaha, Nebraska

Ethanol 101 will serve as a one day in-depth survey of the history, science, production and market basics of the ethanol industry. Populated by some of the industry’s most recognized professionals, this seminar will serve not only to bring you or your new employee up to speed on “must know” information about the ethanol industry, but will also provide a forum to meet respected industry representatives and network with them and their fellow seminar attendees.

 

Biofuels Environmental, Health & Safety Forum

August 24, 2020

CHI Health Center Omaha

Omaha, Nebraska

This day long forum is designed specifically for EHS professionals with a comprehensive look at the practices and disciplines necessary to keep a plant operating safely and within the environmental parameters established for it by permits, state and federal regulations. The agenda offers a sweeping look at everything from environmental and safety agency priorities to staff training and finally to energy and water sustainability.

 

Low Carbon Fuel Production Workshop

August 24, 2020

CHI Health Center Omaha

Omaha, Nebraska

Interest in accessing the premium available in low carbon fuel markets was robust amongst producers well before the margin-constrained market conditions of today. Now, as management teams work to maintain profitability in a challenging environment their importance has only intensified. This day-long workshop will include discussions about not only the technical aspects of driving down a plant’s carbon intensity but also the processes required to properly document those efforts and strategies for marketing these carbon-reduced fuels to the markets asking for them.

 

ACE Conference

August 25, 2020

CHI Health Center Omaha

Omaha, Nebraska

For over three decades, the American Coalition for Ethanol (ACE) conference has focused on the people of the ethanol industry and their priorities — a meeting where ethanol producers rub shoulders with retailers, policymakers, researchers, and other industry members. This year’s 33rd annual conference will be held in conjunction with the rescheduled International Fuel Ethanol Workshop (FEW) & Expo hosted by BBI International on the afternoon of Tuesday, August 25, in Omaha, Nebraska. The conference theme of “Rising Up” embodies the resilience demonstrated by the ethanol industry in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the grit to recover stronger than before. This year’s abbreviated event will consist of an afternoon of general sessions, including updates from ACE leadership, as well as insight on topics related to restoring and building ethanol demand.

 

2021 International Biomass Conference & Expo

March 15-17, 2021

Prime F. Osborn III Convention Center

Jacksonville, Florida

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.

 

Growth Energy Biofuels Summit

September 14-17, 2020

Washington Court Hotel

Washington, DC

Growth Energy’s annual Biofuels Summit is the largest industry fly-in every year, convening about 150 advocates from all across our industry in Washington, DC. The Summit includes a 1-day General Session where attendees get the inside scoop from our experts in Washington, and a day and half of meetings on Capitol Hill with legislators and their staff. Over the years, Growth Energy and its membership have become the trusted resource for Capitol Hill, due in large part to these meetings and conversations.

 

2020 UAS Summit & Expo

October 13-14, 2020

Alerus Center

Grand Forks, North Dakota

The UAS Summit & Expo started as a small gathering of regional stakeholders. Now, 14 years later, the event in the Northern Plains of North Dakota has become a yearly major event for UAS experts from around the world. It’s the original epicenter of drone research, earned its place as the Silicon Valley of Drones and as you’ll see from the commercial, government and military flight activity filling the sky of the Northern Plains and beyond every day, it has truly become America’s UAS proving grounds.