Technical Program

October 27 - 30, 2019 | St. Louis, Missouri

 

IBBC 2019 Conference Program

October 27-30, 2019

 

 

As of 5.3.19 (Subject to Change)

Sunday, October 27, 2019

7:30am - 4:00pm PEERS Workshops**
5:00pm - 7:00pm PEERS Reception and Exhibits Open
7:00pm - 9:30pm PEERS Awards Dinner*
   

Monday, October 28, 2019

7:30am - 8:30am Women in Industry Breakfast
8:30am - 10:00am

PEERS Opening Session and Keynote Presentation
Keynote: Angie Slaughter, Vice President Sustainability, Anheuser-Busch

10:30am - 5:00pm PEERS Sessions
12:00pm - 1:00pm Young Professionals Panel Discussion (PEERS Session 4)
1:30pm - 3:00pm New Technology Showcase (PEERS Session 5)
1:30pm - 3:00pm Nonwood Panel Discussion (PEERS Session 7)
3:00pm - 3:30pm Exhibits Open and Break
3:30pm - 5:00pm Bringing Nonwoods to Market (PEERS Session 10)
 

 • Review of the Economics, Technologies, and Products in the Nonwood Sector - Karthik Raghavean, Sim Agro Inc.
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Pulping and TCF Bleaching of Canadian Seed Flax Straw - Robert (Bob) Hurter, HurterConsult Inc
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Columbia Pulp's State-of-the-Art Wheat Straw Pulp Mill - Kristi Kobetich, Columbia Pulp

5:00pm - 6:30pm Reception and Exhibits Open
7:00pm - 9:00pm PEERS Conference Networking Dinner**
   

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

6:45am - 8:30am Hot Topics Breakfast
6:45am - 8:00am PaperChase Fun Run/Walk**
8:30am - 10:00am IBBC Session 1: Keynote Presentation
8:30am - 5:00pm PEERS Technical Sessions
10:00am - 10:30am Exhibits Open and Break
10:30am - 12:30pm IBBC Session 2: TBA
12:00pm - 1:20pm Exhibits Open and Lunch
12:30pm - 1:30pm Biorefinery Committee Meeting
1:30pm - 3:00pm IBBC Session 3: IBBC Panel Discussion
3:00pm - 3:30pm Exhibits Open and Break
5:00pm - 6:30pm Reception and Exhibits Open
6:30pm - 7:30pm Young Professionals Mixer
7:00pm - 9:00pm IBBC Conference Networking Dinner**
   

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

6:45am - 8:30am Hot Topics Breakfast II
8:30am - 10:00am IBBC Session 4: Biorefinery Technology
 

 • Pelleting Characteristics of Blends of Pine Residue and Switchgrass - Jaya Shankar Tumuluru, Idaho National Laboratory
Valorization of Willow Lignin Recovered in a Pilot-scale Biorefinery Based of Hot Water Extraction - Aditi Nagardeolekar, SUNY-ESF
Organosolv Fractionation and Flexible Biorefinery - Ali Manesh, American Science and Technology

8:30am - 12:00pm PEERS Technical Sessions
10:00am - 10:30am Exhibits Open and Break
10:30am - 12:00pm IBBC Session 5: Innovative Bioproducts
 

 • Feasibility Study for the Implementation of an Industrial Plant for Biodegradable Food - Elizabeth Palomino Nolasco
• Life Cycle Analyis of Producing Aviation Biofuels - Sudhagar Mani & Nalladuai Kaliyan, University of Georgia
• How the Three Year Imagine Chemistry Effort has Drive Sustainability - R. Daniel Haynes, Nouryon

12:00pm

IBBC and PEERS Conclude

   

* Invitation Only
** Additional registration fee required
*** Pre-registration required