Thanks to everybody who attended the 2012 World Biofuels Markets Congress & Exhibition, bringing together the entire value chain of the biofuels industry to do business and drive the industry forward.  Save the date for next year: 12-14 March 2013, Beurs-World Trade Center, Rotterdam.

Visit the World Biofuels Markets 2013 website.

Click here to see a summary of our 2012 event
Click here to see what our 2012 attendees thought of the event

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Those who attended Europe's largest biofuels conference networked with leading experts from the following sectors: aviation biofuels, advanced biofuels, biorefinery platforms, finance & investment, biodiesel production, bioethanol production, automotive futures in bioenergy, biogas in transportation and more.

Keynote Speakers for World Biofuels Markets 2012 included:

Jeremy Paxman, Television Presenter and Journalist, BBC will be moderating at the World Biofuels Markets 2012 conference and exhibition

Moderated by:
Jeremy Paxman
Television Presenter and Journalist

Philip New Chief Executive Officer BP Biofuels

Philip New
Chief Executive Officer
BP Biofuels

Thomas (Tom) W. Hicks
Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Navy (Energy), 
United States Navy

Jonathan Wolfson, Chief Executive Officer, Solazyme

Jonathan Wolfson
Chief Executive Officer

Chad Holliday, Chairman, Bank of America

Chad Holliday
Bank of America

Dr. Robert Zubrin, Author, Energy Victory

Dr. Robert Zubrin
Energy Victory

Sander van Bennekom, 
Policy Advisor
Oxfam Novib

Dr Damian Carrington, Head of environment, The Guardian

Dr. Damian Carrington
Head of Environment
The Guardian

Tony Juniper, Sustainability Adviser & Environmentalist

Tony Juniper
Sustainability Adviser &

Ewout Deurwaarder
Renewables & CCS Policy, DG Energy
European Commission

Suzanne Hunt, Senior Advisor, Carbon War Room

Suzanne Hunt
Senior Advisor
Carbon War Room

Raffaello Garofalo

Raffaello Garofalo
Secretary General
EBB – European Biodiesel Board 

Click here to view the full list of confirmed speakers who presented at World Biofuels Markets 2012

"This is the number one event for biofuels globally" Starsupply

World Biofuels Markets
Europe’s Largest Biofuels Congress & Exhibition:

  • 1500+ attendees from 65+ countries
  • 64% of attendees at Board level or above
  • Months of travelling condensed into 3 days of networking and meetings 
  • 260 expert speakers in 25 focused sessions with 2 co-located conferences
  • 70 exhibitors so you can meet the market leaders and learn more 
  • 25 hours of networking time in the co-located exhibition area

Featuring Full Biofuels Conference Agendas on:

  • Aviation
  • Sustainability, Certification & iLUC
  • Advanced Biofuels
  • Energy Crops
  • Finance & Investment
  • Global Biodiesel Production & Trading
  • Global Bioethanol Production & Trading
  • Emerging Markets
  • Biofuels from Waste
  • Biorefinery Platforms
  • Biogas in Transportation
    ...and many more, click here for full information on each conference

World Biofuels Markets Congress and Exhibition was co-located with two world-leading events on March 13 - 14;


“I get more customer meetings done in 2 days at WBM than I would do in a month of travelling”

See you next year!

Claire Poole
Event Director
World Biofuels Markets

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