Monday, April 7, 2008: 8:00 AM-11:00 AM
Room 288 (New Orleans Convention Center)

Topical B: Energy Processes (TB)

#26 - Federal Role in Renewable Liquid Fuels: Strategy and Perspective (TB000)
Invited speakers from the federal government will present their perspectives on goals, strategies to achieve their goals and funding opportunities. A question and answer period will follow the presentations.
Chair:Amy Miranda
CoChair:David N. Thompson
8:00 AMChallenges to a Successful Biofuels Industry and Department of Energy Efforts to Overcome Them
Valerie Sarisky-Reed
8:30 AMNext Generation Hydrocarbon Biorefineries
John Regalbuto
9:00 AMBiomass to Biofuels, Strategies and Advances in Basic Science to Overcome Major Research Barriers
Raul Miranda
9:30 AM: Forest-Based Biomass to Biofuels Research at the Usda Forest Service
World L.-S. Nieh, Theodore H. Wegner

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