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


2017 International Fuel Ethanol Workshop & Expo

June 19-21, 2017

Minneapolis Convention Center

Minneapolis, Minnesota

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.


2017 National Advanced Biofuels Conference & Expo

June 19-21, 2017

Minneapolis Convention Center

Minneapolis, Minnesota

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.


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.


Northeast Biomass Heating Conference & Expo 2017

April 25-27, 2017

Sheraton Burlington Hotel & Conference Center

Burlington, Vermont

Many challenges face the biomass thermal energy industry today, including warm winters and an uncertain legislative future for renewable energy. The 9th annual Northeast Biomass Heating Conference & Expo (NEBHX) is confronting these issues head-on, with conference tracks on policy, technical and project development, and business development. NEBHX provides an opportunity for industry, government, educational organizations, and nonprofits alike to gain a comprehensive overview on the latest developments in modern wood heating. Attendees benefit from excellent business-to-business networking time throughout the conference, and business-to-consumer sales opportunities on the expo floor. The expo floor is free to all. Accredited marketing and technical workshops and a boiler bus tour are also offered. This can’t-miss event is the premier biomass thermal energy-focused conference & expo in the U.S., and the signature event of the Biomass Thermal Energy Council.


WasteExpo 2017

May 8-11, 2017

Ernest N. Morial Convention Center

New Orleans, Louisiana

Whether you are from the private sector, a small, medium or large public sector waste management company, or a manufacturer or supplier from the U.S. or abroad, count on WasteExpo to bring the entire industry together under one roof. Get ready to meet motivated buyers (nearly 8,000 of them!), network and connect with industry decision makers, and boost your bottom line.


EUBCE 2017 – 25th European Biomass Conference and Exhibition

June 12-15, 2017


Stockholm, Sweden

As one of the world’s leading R&D conference combined with an international exhibition, the EUBCE represents the leading platform for the collection, exchange and dissemination of scientific know-how in the field of biomass. The Conference Programme will address topics from biomass itself to bioliquids and biofuels for heat and electricity, transport and biobased products, covering all aspects of each value chain, from supply and logistics to conversion technologies, from industrial application of research results to impacts on the environment, from market and trade aspects to policy strategies, not least to the role of biomass as a source in integrated energy systems.


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.



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.


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 Confernece

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.