Category: 8-Slide Guide

Cutting Edge Sustainability for Cutting Edge Tech: The Digest’s 2019 Multi-Slide Guide to Roundtable on Sustainable Biomaterials

Cutting Edge Sustainability for Cutting Edge Tech: The Digest’s 2019 Multi-Slide Guide to Roundtable on Sustainable Biomaterials

August 22, 2019 |

Sustainability is such a vague term that some throw around to make them sound good in a consumer environment that is asking for greener and more socially conscious products. The Roundtable on Sustainable Biomaterials is tackling sustainability head on with its cutting edge sustainability tools for the biofuels and biomaterials industries. Rolf Hogan, Executive Director […]

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It’s a New Day with Dawn Technology: The Digest’s 2019 Multi-Slide Guide to Avantium’s Renewable Chemicals and Polymers

It’s a New Day with Dawn Technology: The Digest’s 2019 Multi-Slide Guide to Avantium’s Renewable Chemicals and Polymers

August 22, 2019 |

Money is often a challenge in any project, but especially for biofuels the financing for a project is key to its survival. ICF offers some perspectives on how carbon intensity based fuel standards present new opportunities and challenges for biofuel developers in the near term, how efficient producers are rewarded, how lenders see the California […]

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New Catalysts, Improved Genetic Tools Bring New Opportunities: The Digest’s 2019 Multi-Slide Guide to ORNL’s Biomass to Bioproducts

New Catalysts, Improved Genetic Tools Bring New Opportunities: The Digest’s 2019 Multi-Slide Guide to ORNL’s Biomass to Bioproducts

August 20, 2019 |

Organisms are interesting creatures and genetic tools and biochemical pathway knowledge is changing the way we look at them. Brian Davison, Chief Scientist for Biotechnology at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, gave this knowledge-filled presentation on how to leverage organisms for biofuels and bioproducts, consolidated bioprocessing, barriers and solutions to enabling transformation, improved tools for gene […]

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From Lignin to Value: The Digest’s 2019 Multi-Slide Guide to MetGen’s Enzymes

From Lignin to Value: The Digest’s 2019 Multi-Slide Guide to MetGen’s Enzymes

August 20, 2019 |

MetGen are pioneers in industrial enzymes for lignocellulosic biomass and are trying to empower industries to get the most out of biomass with their enzymatic technologies. Alex Michine, CEO of MetGen gave this enlightening overview of MetGen’s ‘how’, the Sweetwoods project and its integrated biorefinery flagship, enzymatic lignin valorization with MetZyme Pureco, enzymatic lignin fractioning, […]

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All About Algae: The Digest’s 2019 Multi-Slide Guide to DOE’s Advanced Algal Systems

All About Algae: The Digest’s 2019 Multi-Slide Guide to DOE’s Advanced Algal Systems

August 20, 2019 |

Algae has a lot of recent federal support, and this presentation takes us there. The Advanced Algal Systems is working on a host of strategies to focus on enhacing productivity, feedstock, quality and robust yields while developing higher-value bioproducts. Alison Goss Eng, Program Manager, Feedstock Supply and Logistics and Advanced Algal Systems, Bioenergy Technologies Office, […]

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Oh My Neste MY: The Digest’s 2019 Multi-Slide Guide to Neste’s Renewable Diesel

Oh My Neste MY: The Digest’s 2019 Multi-Slide Guide to Neste’s Renewable Diesel

August 20, 2019 |

Neste’s MY renewable diesel is the best part of ‘diesel molecules’ and diesel specs, according to Neste. Check out this presentation by Dirk Vaughn, Head of Renewable Diesel Sales North America for Neste given at ABLC 2019 in Washington, D.C.to get the details on how renewable diesel is NOT biodiesel, what exactly is it then, […]

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Feeding the Fishies: The Digest’s 2019 Multi-Slide Guide to Multi-Slide Guide to KnipBio’s Aquaculture Feed

Feeding the Fishies: The Digest’s 2019 Multi-Slide Guide to Multi-Slide Guide to KnipBio’s Aquaculture Feed

August 19, 2019 |

KnipBio is a biotechnology company developing responsible and sustainable commercial feed solutions for the aquaculture industry. KnipBio’s game-changing single cell protein combines the attributes of protein-packed fishmeal and carotenoids into a single fishmeal replacement — KnipBio Meal (KBM). Larry Feinberg, PhD, CEO, Co-Founder & Board Member of KnipBio gave this illuminating overview of how their […]

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The Digital Deluge: The Digest’s 2019 Multi-Slide Guide to Praj’s Digital Biology

The Digital Deluge: The Digest’s 2019 Multi-Slide Guide to Praj’s Digital Biology

August 19, 2019 |

Digital biology is a phrase that seems as mystical as a unicorn, but Vineet Rajgarhia, Senior VP of Biochemicals at Praj Industries, shared this presentation at ABLC 2019 in Washington, D.C. on how the oil industry is using digital tools and how biofuels, biochemicals, and biotech can use digital tools to transform themselves. The presentation […]

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Got gas? Biogas, that is: The Digest’s 2019 Multi-Slide Guide to Iogen’s Cellulosic Biofuels

Got gas? Biogas, that is: The Digest’s 2019 Multi-Slide Guide to Iogen’s Cellulosic Biofuels

August 18, 2019 |

Iogen was the world`s first company to successfully use modern “enzymatic hydrolysis” technology to produce commercial quantities of cellulosic ethanol for field demonstrations… beginning production in 2004. They are also developing new ways to use biogas, another cellulosic biofuel, as a transportation fuel. Brian Foody, President & CEO of Iogen Corporation offered insight into developing […]

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Much More than Kool-Aid and Warren Buffet: The Digest’s 2019 Multi-Slide Guide to BioNebraska

Much More than Kool-Aid and Warren Buffet: The Digest’s 2019 Multi-Slide Guide to BioNebraska

August 18, 2019 |

Nebraska is home to the invention of Kool-Aid, home to billionaire Warren Buffet, and home to the first Arbor Day, but the state’s innovations go beyond that. It’s also home to production facilities for Novartis, Zoetis, Celerion, Merck Animal Health, and Novozymes. And one organization is trying to be the champion of biotechnology and an […]

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