Tuesday, February 8, 2005


SESSION 3: New Chemicals and Processes that Lead to Commercially Viable Alternative Feedstocks to Fossil Fuels

Chair: Frankie Wood-Black


8:00 a.m.

Overview Speaker: Current Fossil Fuel Dependence and Future Alternative Feedstocks

Stanley R. Bull

National Renewable Energy Laboratory

9:00 a.m.

Sustainable Fuels and Chemicals

Mark T. Holtzapple

Texas A&M

9:30 a.m.

Specialty Intermediate and Complex Molecule Synthesis

Douglas C. Cameron

Cargill Research

10:00 a.m.


10:15 a.m.

Concurrent sessions (five groups)

12:00 p.m.



SESSION 4: Reducing the Energy Intensity of the Chemical Process Industry

Chair: Joan Brennecke

University of Notre Dame

1:00 p.m.

Overview Speaker:

Sustainability, Stoichiometry, and Process Systems Engineering

Jeffrey J. Siirola

Eastman Chemical Company

2:00 p.m.

Enzymes: Advances in Sustainable Industrial Processes and Bioenergy

Glenn E. Nedwin

Novozymes Biotech, Inc.

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