Biofuels conference starts Tuesday at CenturyLink Center

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Posted: Monday, September 9, 2013 12:00 am

The National Advanced Biofuels Conference and Expo kicks off Tuesday in Omaha.

Held at the CenturyLink Center Omaha, the conference and expo runs from Tuesday, Sept. 10 to Thursday, Sept. 12 and will focus on the world of biofuels and bio-based chemicals. Speakers include Mike McAdams, president of the Advanced Biofuels Association; Joe Jobe, CEO of the National Biodiesel Board; and Tim Burns, president, CEO and co-founder of BioProcess Algae in Shenandoah, Iowa.

About 330 attendees from 37 states and three Canadian provinces are expected to attend. Of those, about 100 will be biofuels producers representing about 3 billion gallons of biofuels produced annually.

Registration is still open online and at the door. The cost varies for attendees. For information go to

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