The China Brazil Center for Climate Change and Energy Technology Innovation, through COPPE/UFRJ and Tsinghua University, will promote in Brazil the 11th World Bioenergy Symposium, which has been held between China and Brazilin the last years.

The WBS 2018 is one of the main technical and scientific international events focused on bioenergy and biofuels, exploring aspects related to process technologies, raw materials, life cycle, quality of products, in addition to issues inherent to logistics and operation of these structures. The WBS 2018 will also provide visibility for research and development activities underway in China and Brazil.

The event will be held in Rio de Janeiro, from June 17th to 22th, 2018 together with the World Hydrogen Energy Conference (WHEC).

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Current agenda is as follows which will be updated:

The 18th International Biotechnology Symposium and Exhibition

The 18th International Biotechnology Symposium and Exhibition

The International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry invites you to Montreal, Canada, for the International Biotechnology Symposium and Exhibition on August 12-17, 2018. This 18th edition of the symposium is co-organized by the National Research Council of Canada, McGill University, the University of Waterloo, and BIOTECanada.

We are pleased to bring together diverse research and applications of biotechnology under one roof. The symposium will provide a unique, international forum for the exchange of ideas and cross-pollination among peers, combined with a social program to facilitate networking and discover Canada’s cultural capital.

Who should attend:

  • Academic and industry researchers
  • Chemical engineers, bioengineers, chemists, biochemists, and bioscientists
  • Business people
  • Representatives of government and associations
  • Students

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加拿大木质颗粒协会(WPAC)2018年会暨会议 - 加拿大木质颗粒与亚洲市场

地点:Marriott Vancouver Pinnacle Downtown

The Wood Pellet Association of Canada Conference and AGM is Canada’s largest gathering of the Canadian wood pellet industry. This year’s theme is all about powering Asia with Canadian wood pellets.

North American wood pellet exports are projected to grow at an unprecedented rate.
At the WPAC AGM & Conference you will receive the insider information that you need in order to meet the dramatic increase in Europe bound pellet exports.

Get the insider news and connections by joining us at this must-attend event!

Expert, comprehensive insight from industry experts on the following;
    •    Canadian pellet industry developments
    •    Developments in Europe and Asia
    •    Fibre sourcing
    •    Domestic pellet market development
    •    Transportation and logistics
    •    The sustainability debate
    •    Safety practices
    •    and much more

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地点: Hotel Arts, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

The oil & gas industry currently finds itself in a rapidly changing and challenging environment; there are signals of disruption in the overall business environment that necessitate an understanding of the basics and potential implementation of technology. As the global energy system evolves and environmental, social and regulatory expectations change, there is a need for the industry to increase its awareness of, develop, and support technologies to decrease costs and carbon intensity.

Subject Areas of Interest (not exhaustive)
Suncor’s Technology Development activities are organized into three broad Strategic Focus Areas or SFA’s:
1. Bitumen Value Chain Optimization (BVCO);
2. Low-Intensity Electricity, Heat and Hydrogen (LIEH);
3. Renewable Liquid Fuels (RLF);

Key Dates:
April 10th, 2018 – Announcement and Call for Abstracts
June 18th, 2018 – Deadline for Abstract Submissions
July 3rd, 2018 – Deadline for Organizers to Invite Full Paper Submissions based on Abstracts Received
August 27th, 2018 – Full Papers Due
October 9th to 11th, 2018 – Forum Dates

Abstract Submission:
Abstracts should not exceed one page in length and must be submitted by June 18th, 2018. Abstracts must follow the format shown in the attached template. Abstracts should be submitted as a Word file via email to this address:

Please find more details from here and download the abstract template from here.

Contact Information:
For additional information or questions, contact the Conference Organizing Committee:



      第六届生物质能源国际会议暨展览会(ICBE 2018)将于 2018 年 10 月 16-19 日 在武汉举行。本次会议由中国可再生能源学会生物质能专业委员会联合生物质能源产业技术创新战略联盟和华中科技大学共同主办,美国化学工程师学会林产品分会、欧洲生物质能产业协会、中国循环经济协会可再生能源专业委员会协办,湖北省节能减排研究会承办,将是行业内有重要影响力的一次盛会。


      会议将邀请来自亚洲、欧洲、美洲和非洲等多个国家和地区的生物质能源领域专家、 学者、企业家以及相关行业的主管领导,就生物质能源技术的进展及产业发展中的焦点问题进行广泛深入的探讨,对现有技术和科研成果进行多角度、全方位的展示。






      会议征集与本次大会主题相关的论文,按照附件要求英文写作,要求是未公开发表的学术论文或综述。为避免影响投稿人论文发表,本次会议只提供电子摘要集。参加会议交流的只需提交摘要,学术委员会审阅通过后将收入摘要集,并以口头报告或墙报形式在会议期间进行交流。会议现场将评选出“优秀报告奖”和“优秀墙报奖”;欲通过会议推荐期刊发表的论文请撰写全文投稿,学术委员会评审后,高水平论文将推荐到国 外期刊 Applied EnergyBioresource TechnologyFuel Processing TechnologyEnergy FuelJournal of Bioprocess Engineering and  Biorefinery Journal of Biobased Material and Bioenergy 等国际一流期刊上发表,相关会议增刊正在积极接洽中。
      口头报告包括特邀报告和一般口头报告,特邀报告人是大会特邀的国际知名专家; 一般口头报告和墙报由大会学术委员会专家在会议投稿的论文和摘要中筛选确定,会前一个月通知参会作者。口头报告代表请准备 PPT 进行交流,墙报由大会提供展板,各代表自备展报张贴交流。投稿邮箱





地点:Wangjiang Hotel, Chengdu, Sichuan Province, China

This 6th International Symposium on Gasification and its Application (ISGA-6) is aimed to promote and disseminate the state-of-the-art knowledge and advancements concerning all topics related to fundamentals and technologies in gasification and its applications. It will bring together researchers, engineers, scientists and experts in universities, companies, institutions, communities, agencies, associations and all possible organizations to provide the attendees an exclusive platform for sharing worldwide ideas and recent developments on gasification and its applications.

This Symposium will be composed of fully interactive meeting sessions and a technical tour to plants bases on gasification or catalytic conversion in China. Like the earlier conferences of ISGA, ISGA-6, in conjunction with the 2018's National Engineering Thermochemistry Symposium (NETS2018), will arrange plenary and keynote lectures, oral and poster presentations. An awarding session will highlight the new development of ISGA-6.

Abstract submission: 15th July, 2018
Notification of abstract acceptance: 30th July, 2018
Deadline for early bird registration: 15th August, 2018

Please find more details from here.

The Advanced Bioeconomy Leadership Conference Global 2018

The Advanced Bioeconomy Leadership Conference Global 2018

Location: Hotel Nikko, San Francisco, California

ABLC Global is a connected series of 17 conferences and forums on the most important issues in the Bioeconomy right now. These conferences-within-a-conference are:

The Biochemical Conversion Summit
The Thermal Conversion Summit
The Global Actions Forum
The Global Cooperation Forum
The Global Bioeconomy Forum
The Disruptive Technology Workshop
The Advanced Nutrition Summit
The Digital Biology Summit
The Advanced Agriculture Summit
The Financing & Investing Workshop
The Biogas Forum
The Innovative Conversion Technologies Forum
The Advanced Biofuels Summit
Sustainable Feedstocks Summit
Biomass Mobilization & Sustainability Summit
The Open Innovation Summit
The Advanced Organism Summit

In addition to more than 150 organizations & technologies under the microscope in the main-stage agenda, there are 7 special events in all. Specifically, there are 3 Special On-Site Networking and Recognition Events:

1. The Hot Party. Celebrating the Hot 40, announcing the 40 Hottest Emerging Companies in the Bioeconomy for 2018
2. The State of the Industry - Deployment, Policy, Technology, Finance & Policy Trends
5. The BioFrenzy: ABLC's structured networking sessions built around specific value and supply chains.

Conference website: