BPA Events

March 21-23, 2017

National Bioenergy Day

October 2017

National Bioenergy Day unites organizations across the country that support bioenergy. Participating organizations will open their doors to their communities to demonstrate the many benefits that bioenergy provides on the local level.
Learn more on the National Bioenergy Day Website

Biomass Events

Courtesy of Biomass Power & Thermal


Christianson PLLP Biofuels Financial Conference

September 27-28, 2017

Radisson Blu Minneapolis Downtown

Minneapolis, Minnesota

Produced by Christianson & Associates and organized by BBI International, this year’s Biofuels Financial Conference is focused on the best ways to explore new options in today’s changing ethanol and biodiesel industries. By understanding risks associated with various technology and marketing initiatives, and by exploring various options for making the best use of capital and resources, attendees will learn how to create a well-managed plan for growth and change—a plan which maximizes profitability while ensuring future stability and meeting the expectations of all stakeholders.


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.


National Advanced Biofuels Conference & Expo

June 11-13, 2018

CenturyLink Center Omaha

Omaha, Nebraska

With a vertically integrated program and audience, the National Advanced Biofuels Conference & Expo 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.


Waste Conversion Technology Conference & Trade Show (WCTC)

August 21-23, 2017

Hyatt Regency Mission Bay Spa & Marina

San Diego, California

The Waste Conversion Technology Conference & Trade Show (WCTC) provides a forum for informing the public and private sectors of the economic and environmental significance of converting waste materials to alternative fuels such as biodiesel and ethanol as well as renewable electric energy.


WPAC 2017 AGM & Conference

September 18-20, 2017

Ottawa Marriott Hotel

Ottawa, Ontario

The annual Wood Pellet Association of Canada Conference and AGM is Canada’s largest gathering of the Canadian wood pellet industry. Each year, the event attracts hundreds of wood pellet, biomass and bioenergy professionals from across the country, as well the U.S., Europe and Asia, to discuss the issues that are having an impact on the industry here in Canada. The conference will feature speakers and sessions focused on policy and legislation, global markets, biomass co-firing opportunities, plant safety, new innovations, and more.



September 19-21, 2017

Radisson Blu Aqua

Chicago, Illinois

tcbiomass2017, the fifth biannual tcbiomass event, will take place on September 19-21 in Chicago. GTI’s tcbiomass conference unites research and development laboratories, industry and commercial interests, government agencies, and academic interests from around the world to share advancements in the field of thermochemical biomass conversion.


SWANA’s WASTECON 2017 / ISWA World Congress

September 25-27, 2017

Baltimore Convention Center

Baltimore, Maryland

The World Congress is the biggest annual event organized by the International Solid Waste Association (ISWA). WASTECON®, organized by SWANA, is the premier solid waste industry-focused conference in North America that brings you the latest news, education, advancements and products to help you achieve success in your business, all in one setting. In 2017 WASTECON co-locates with ISWA’s World Congress to offer two exciting international events in one location, September 25–27 2017, in Baltimore, Maryland.


Bioenergy Insight Conference & Expo

October 4-5, 2017

Sheraton Grand Hotel & Spa

Edinburgh, Scotland

Delegates will hear engaging presentations from some of the most influential people in the biomass and biogas sectors and there will be multiple networking opportunities and even a whisky distillery tour to make your experience at Bioenergy Insight Conference & Expo an unforgettable one and help foster lasting business relationships. Co-hosted with our extremely popular and well-established Biofuels International event, now in its 10th year, this event is a must-attend meeting for anyone wishing to engage in the bioenergy and biofuels markets.


Algae Biomass Summit

October 29-1, 2017

Grand America Hotel

Salt Lake City, Utah

he world’s largest algae conference, this dynamic event unites industry professionals from all sectors of the world’s algae utilization industries including those involved financing, algal ecology, genetic systems, carbon partitioning, engineering & analysis, biofuels, animal feeds, fertilizers, bioplastics, supplements and foods. The Algae Biomass Summit is where future and existing producers of algae products go to network with other industry suppliers and technology providers. It’s where project developers converse with utility executives; and where researchers and technology developers rub elbows with venture capitalists.



November 5-8, 2017

Hilton Norfolk The Main

Norfolk, Virginia

PEERS (Pulping, Engineering, Environmental, Recycling, and Sustainability) will be held on November 5-8, 2016 in Norfolk, VA. Considered the Pulp & Paper industry's foremost technical event, PEERS will bring together industry professionals and experts from around the world eager to learn about the latest innovations, processes and technologies available.


International Bioenergy & Bioproducts Conference

November 7-9, 2017

Hilton Norfolk The Main

Norfolk, Virginia

IBBC (International Bioenergy & Bioproducts Conference) will be held on November 7-9, 2017 in Norfolk, VA. Considered the premier technical event for individuals dedicated to advancing biorefineries in the forest products industry, IBBC will bring together industry professionals and experts from around the world eager to learn about the latest innovations, processes and technologies available.