Schedule & Agenda

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2019 Schedule & Agenda

Browse the 2019 program for an idea of what you can expect in Raleigh! Call for sessions and speakers opens late January 2020.

BIO World Congress
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Monday, July 8
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
In this workshop, NCGA will announce the winners of the 2019 Consider Corn Challenge. This…
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This panel will be an expert moderated Q&A discussion of the most unique, challenging and cutting…
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This session will provide “view from the top” of the federal activities and initiatives that will…
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Tuesday, July 9
8:30 AM - 9:45 AM
This session will engage audience members in discussion about seven metrics regarding the…
Utilizing gases such as natural gas, syngas, CO2 or other waste gas as sole carbon source or as…
• What do we really mean by ‘shared values’? • How do food companies create shared value? How do…
8:30 AM - 8:45 AM
Adaptive Laboratory Evolution (ALE) is a technique that harnesses natural selection to arrive at…
PRAJ Americas, Inc. is a 100% subsidiary of PRAJ Industries Limited. PRAJ Industries is a 3 dacade…
8:45 AM - 9:00 AM
Scotland’s location and geography provides competitively priced, green, renewable energy from wind…
We're at the start of a biotech revolution comparable to the rise of the computer in the '70s and …
9:00 AM - 9:15 AM
Bioethanol is an increasingly competitive business and simply being an efficient producer is not…
Electric and Magnetic Fields and their Influence upon Microbe DNA Expression and Industrial…
9:15 AM - 9:30 AM
Computational Tools to Aid discovery of Novel Biobased Materials. With dual-use nature of emerging…
Mercurius Biorefining, Inc was established to produce profitable drop-in fuel (Diesel and Jet Fuel)…
9:30 AM - 9:45 AM
PhylloTech Inc engineers plant leaf structures called glandular secreting trichomes to produce and…
Philipp has over 15 years’ experience in commercial and project development roles in the renewable…
10:15 AM - 11:30 AM
Advances in catalysis and bio-transformations have enabled new sustainable technologies to make the…
The tools of synthetic biology are allowing rapid development and deep disruption across the value…
• What are some of the different approaches used across the food chain to advance the U.N…
California’s LCFS is driving investment in renewable fuels and new biorefineries are being built…
10:15 AM - 10:30 AM
Snack without regrets: Enzymatic in-situ fortification to simultaneously meet the consumers’ taste…
Agriculture-based company focused on developing bio-enhancer solutions that improve photosynthesis…
Booth 400, Exhibition Hall
10:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Agriculture technology company developing an in-line monitoring system for food processors to…
Booth 400, Exhibition Hall
Fortress advanced Bioproducts (FAB, FortressAB) was established to commercialize proprietary…
10:45 AM - 11:00 AM
Biotechnology company focused on the research and development of recirculating aquaculture…
Booth 400, Exhibition Hall
Single-cell proteins are a growing class of alternative protein feed ingredients, and offer…
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM
A Recombinetics company focused on solving problems in agriculture and aquaculture through…
Booth 400, Exhibition Hall
Locus Agricultural Solutions, LLC has a broad portfolio of microbial, natural and diagnostic…
11:15 AM - 11:30 AM
Biotechnology company focused on developing and commercializing antimicrobial probiotic medicines…
Booth 400, Exhibition Hall
Biobased Delta is the first Public-Private Partnership developing an eco-system for the Circular…
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Sponsored by: State of Iowa Our dynamic panel will tell the story of how technological innovation…
Ballroom AB
1:15 PM - 2:30 PM
A transparent look at the journey of a sustainable biobased product from idea to product, beginning…
The U.S. dry mill ethanol industry is rapidly maturing, and, as in the petroleum and wet mill…
• A sampling and certainly non-exhaustive (or exhausting, we hope) lightning round featuring…
Airlines, Customers and International Agencies all agree that Sustainable Aviation Fuels are needed…
1:15 PM - 1:30 PM
Biotechnology company that uses genome engineering to develop a hybridization technology targeting…
Booth 400, Exhibition Hall
Adaptive Laboratory Evolution (ALE) can be used to obtain useful strains for biotechnology…
1:30 PM - 1:45 PM
Biotechnology company focused on genome editing and developing technologies to control mosquito…
Booth 400, Exhibition Hall
AI + biology for the sustainable production of chemicals SilicoLife combines AI and Biology to…
1:45 PM - 2:00 PM
Agriculture-based biotechnology company developing an advanced yield enhancement technology that…
Booth 400, Exhibition Hall
For development, commercialization and adoption of renewable chemicals, manufacturer's will need to…
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd is a non-profit limited liability company providing…
Device design company that has developed a drone-spraying platform that provides a cost-effective…
Booth 400, Exhibition Hall
2:15 PM - 2:30 PM
Agrifood technology company developing a Genetic Traits Detection Platform that uses the…
Booth 400, Exhibition Hall
Tex Biosciences is an Industrial Biotech company involved in manufacturing of Enzymes & Probiotics…
3:00 PM - 4:15 PM
This session will highlight how international collaboration can drive sustainable economic growth…
Resource extraction and processing contribute to about half of global greenhouse gas emissions and…
• How do you successfully integrate technology into global supply chains when regulatory paradigms…
3:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Biotechnology company that merges 3-D printing techniques to provide improved clinical solutions…
Booth 400, Exhibition Hall
Researchers at WFBR develop insights and technologies that support industries, governments and…
3:15 PM - 3:30 PM
Alderys, a Paris-based biotech company, designs yeast strains and processes for the industrial…
Biotechnology company focused on curing cancer in canines and finding alternative treatments to…
Booth 400, Exhibition Hall
3:30 PM - 3:45 PM
CO2 to yoghurt cups and other useful things - the current scaleup status of Photanols cyanobacteria…
Biotechnology company developing a device to improve infectious disease diagnostics and facilitate…
Booth 400, Exhibition Hall
3:45 PM - 4:00 PM
Product development company focused on bringing quality, affordable health and beauty products to…
Booth 400, Exhibition Hall
The Biofuel Front of the Biotechnology Battle Biotechnology has many battles to win in order to…
4:00 PM - 4:15 PM
Aquaculture is the fastest growing protein sector by far as fish are one of the healthiest forms of…
Food development company creating artisanal cannabis-infused chocolate in an effort to expand the…
Booth 400, Exhibition Hall
Wednesday, July 10
8:15 AM - 9:45 AM
Sponsored by: The Greater Des Moines Partnership Our prestigious award winners and thought…
Ballroom AB
10:15 AM - 11:30 AM
Developing bioprocesses for new products is still costly and time consuming. The ever-growing pool…
1. Low carbon Technologies to replace the big emitters like gasoline, jet fuel, diesel 2. Using…
10:15 AM - 10:30 AM
Chengdu Library and Information Center, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) was established in 1958…
Xyleco is transforming non-food biomass into useful products with technology that is cost-effective…
Biotechnology company focused on conducting innovative research on food technology and creating…
Booth 400, Exhibition Hall
10:30 AM - 10:45 AM
AN INDEPENDENT STATE-OF-THE-ART PILOT AND DEMONSTRATION FACILITY FOR BIO-BASED/BIOTECH PRODUCTS…
Modern crop protection practices employ high-quality agronomics, chemistries, and germplasm to…
Biotechnology company investigating how aging, illness, and injury cause muscle atrophy and…
Booth 400, Exhibition Hall
10:45 AM - 11:00 AM
Jeff Steinle is an attorney with Fredrikson & Byron’s Life Sciences Group in Minneapolis. Mr…
This presentation will introduce Arbiom Wood to Food approach, technology and markets. Arbiom…
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM
10 years ago the need to turn a fossil economy into a bio-economy to address greening and scarcity…
TWB helps industry in facing climate change along its social and environmental responsibility: TWB…
Agriculture company developing methods to improve food ingredients in the industrial food…
Booth 400, Exhibition Hall
11:15 AM - 11:30 AM
1,3,5-Trioxane chemically is produced at large scales from formaldehyde which can be obtained…
CJ CheilJedang is taking a leap forward as a global food and bio company through endless challenge…
Agriculture solutions company focused on the utilization of mealworms and insect by-products as…
Booth 400, Exhibition Hall
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Sponsored by: Cargill Sustainability plays a critical role in biotech’s value proposition. This…
Ballroom AB
1:30 PM - 2:45 PM
Economic viability of lingo-cellulosic ethanol is a major challenge for roping in investments in…
With a global population set to hit nearly 10 billion in 2050, the race is on to identify…
1:30 PM - 1:45 PM
Drystill has invented and patented (currently 33 international patents) a disruptive alternative to…
Front End Engineering as a Roadmap to Biotech Process Development Emerging biotechnologies need a…
Biotechnology company developing patented renewable bioprocesses to create a more environmentally…
Booth 400, Exhibition Hall
1:45 PM - 2:00 PM
Can you imagine an economy fully circular in plastics? BioBTX developed key technology to just do…
Research and development-stage biotechnology company focused on the development of bio-based…
Booth 400, Exhibition Hall
Revivicor has established a unique line of pigs, GalSafe®, that does not have galactose alpha 1,3…
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
At Holiferm, we have developed a technology to reduce lipid production costs by 50%, recovering the…
Biotechnology subsidiary of Fortress Global Enterprises Inc. established for the commercialization…
Booth 400, Exhibition Hall
2:15 PM - 2:30 PM
Biotechnology company focused on providing sustainable and affordable algae-based water treatments…
Booth 400, Exhibition Hall
There are many processes for converting biomasses such as corn stover and wheat straw to end…
Advanced Co-product technologies in ethanol facilities to diversify the bio-refinery and provide…
2:30 PM - 2:45 PM
RNAi technology is the next frontier of crop protection and GreenLight Biosciences is leading the…
Construction and industrial wood company.
Booth 400, Exhibition Hall
Marija will be presenting for Province Brands, the world’s first cannabis brewery on our…
2:45 PM - 4:00 PM
Congress is divided. America is divided. What unites us is the opportunity to move toward a more…
Realizing the potential of advances in genome editing means enabling society to benefit from the…
2:45 PM - 3:00 PM
Biotechnology company that has developed environmentally-friendly renewable fuel by using Process…
Booth 400, Exhibition Hall
Lygos has created a full-stack biological engineering platform focused on organic acid specialty…
3:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Itaconix is expanding its application areas and revenue potential with new products and global…
Biotechnology company focused on the research and development of sustainable biofuels and renewable…
Booth 400, Exhibition Hall
3:15 PM - 3:30 PM
Learn about Elevance Renewable Sciences and ways to collaborate with the company. Headquartered…
Biotechnology company focused on developing a method to produce high-value chemicals from biomass…
Booth 400, Exhibition Hall
3:30 PM - 3:45 PM
Biofuel development company that produces renewable fuels with high energy density to aid the…
Booth 400, Exhibition Hall
Cargill’s vision is to be the most trusted partner in food, agriculture, and nutrition. Cargill…
3:45 PM - 4:00 PM
Monoethylene Glycol (MEG) is a commodity chemical used as antifreeze and in the making of plastic…
Agriculture innovation company developing an organic alternative to chemical products commonly used…
Booth 400, Exhibition Hall
Thursday, July 11
8:30 AM - 9:45 AM
Video recording of this session is available on the Fluid Quip Technologies website. Please see…
Alternatives to synthetic pesticides are needed: development times and costs for synthetic…
What is the role of innovation in reinvigorating the ag economy? What does the farm belt of the…