12th World Congress on

Biofuels and Bioenergy

Theme: Disseminating energy solutions from nature on a global platform

OCM for Biofuels Congress Series Conferences

Organizing Committee

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Janea A. Scott

Commissioner
California Energy Commission
USA

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Mustapha Benmoussa

CEO
AGT Nutraceuticals LLC
USA

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Cinzia Buratti

Doctor
University of Perugia
Italy

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Timothy G. Rials

Associate Dean and Director
The University of Tennessee, Institute of Agriculture
USA

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Michael Schultz

Director
PTI Global Solutions
USA

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Philip J. Angevine

President
Anjou Technologies LLC
Canada

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Seema Singh

Director of Biomass Pretreatment
Joint Bioenergy Institute
United States of America

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Organizing Committee - Bioenergy 2018

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Lew P. Christopher

Chair of the Organizing Committee, Director and Professor
Biorefining Research Institute, Lakehead University
Canada

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Weilan Shao

Distinguished Professor
Jiangsu University
China

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Rintu Banerjee

Professor
Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur
India

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Michael Köttner

Vice Chairman
German Biogas and Bioenergy Society GERBIO
Germany

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Yulin Deng

Professor and Editorial Board Member
Georgia Institute of Technology
Georgia

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Armen B Avagyan

Director
Research & Industry Centre of Photosynthesizing Organism
Armenia

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Jianzhong Sun

Director
Jiangsu University
China

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Nhuan (John) Nghiem

Lead Scientist
Sustainable Biofuels and Co-products Research Unit
USA

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Candidio Fabrizio PIirri

Director and Senior Scientist
Italian Institute of Technology
Italy

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Arthur J. Ragauskas

Chair
The University of Tennessee-Knoxville
USA

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Muhammad Usman

Former Director
Agricultural Research System, Government of Pakistan
Pakistan

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Abdelkrim ABOURRICHE

Head & Professor
National School of Applied Sciences
Morocco

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Miguel Nuno Miranda

Editorial Board Member
National Laboratory of Engineering and Geology
Portugal

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Dora Foti

Associate Professor
Polytechnic of Bari
Italy

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Bulent ICGEN

Professor
Middle East Technical University
Turkey

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Kaveh Ostad-Ali-Askari

Professor
Islamic Azad University
Iran

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Jaroslaw Krzywanski

Professor
Jan Dlugosz University
Poland

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Maulin P. Shah

Chief Scientist & Head
Industrial Waste Water Research Lab
India

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Organizing Committee - Petroleum Engineering 2018

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Lingai Luo

Research Director
French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS) at the Laboratoire de Thermique et Energie de Nantes (LTEN)
France

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Ramesh K. Agarwal

Professor
Washington University,
United States

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Mileva Radonjic

Assistant Professor
Louisiana State University
United States

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Zhi Chen

Professor
Concordia University
Canada

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Fawzi Banat

Department Chair & Professor
Khalifa University, Petroleum Institute
UAE

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Abdulrahman Alraeesi

Chair of the Chemical and Petroleum Engineering Department,
UAE University
UAE

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Ali Qubian

Senior Specialist
Kuwait Oil Company,
Kuwait

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Mohammad Azizur Rahman

Assistant Professor
Texas A&M University
Qatar

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Ridha Gharbi

Senior Consultant - Research & Development Group
Kuwait Oil Company,
Kuwait

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Abdul Razzag Bin Zekri

Professor
United Arab Emirates University
UAE

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Chen Qinghua

Professor
College of geological science and technology, China university of Petroleum
China

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Gamal Alusta

Assistant Professor
United Arab Emirates University
UAE

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Ahmad Zuhairi Abdullah

Professor & Deputy Dean
Universiti Sains Malaysia
Malaysia

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Rintu Banerjee

Professor
Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur
India

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Abdelkrim Abourriche

Professor
National School of Applied Sciences, University Cadi Ayaad
Morocco

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Diji, Chuks. J.

Head of department of Mechanical Engineering
University of Ibadan
Nigeria

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Faraj Ahmad Al Sulaiman

Chief Geologist
North Oil Company, Ministry of Oil, Kirkuk
Iraq

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Muhammad Usman

Former Director General
Agricultural Research System,
Pakistan

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M.S.Pandian

Professor
Pondicherry University,
India

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Organizing Committee - Oil Gas Expo 2018

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Fawzi Banat

Professor
Petroleum Institute
UAE

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Tatiana Morosuk

Professor
Technical University Berlin
Germany

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Azlina Binti Abd. Aziz

Associate Professor
Universiti Malaysia Terengganu
Malaysia

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Salim Ahmed

Assistant Professor
Memorial University
Canada

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Bharat Bhushan

Director, Nanoprobe Laboratory for Bio- & Nanotechnology and Biomimetics
Ohio State University
USA

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Dr. Abbas Amini

assistant professor
Western Sydney University
australia

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Organizing Committee - Asia Chemical Engineering 2018

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Ramaz Katsarava

Director
Agricultural University of Georgia
Georgia

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Jeewon Lee

Director
Korea University
Korea

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Jianhong XU

Professor
Tsinghua University
China

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Jun Xu

Associate Professor
Tsinghua University
China

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Sun Tao

Senior Lecture
Loughborough University
UK

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Adango Miadonye

Professor
Cape Breton University
Canada

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Sam HY HSU

Assistant Professor
University of Hong Kong
China

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Mirosław Kwiatkowski

Professor
The AGH University of Science and Technology in Krakow
Poland

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H HIRAO

Associate Professor
City University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong

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Yiu Fai Tsang

Associate Professor
The Education University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong

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Organizing Committee - Renewable Energy 2018

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Christopher Niezrecki

Professor and Chair
University of Massachusetts Lowell
USA

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Melio Saenz

Associate Researcher
University of Cuenca
Ecuador

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Delly Oliveira Filho

Professor
Federal University of Vicosa
Brazil

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Yilu Liu

Governor’s Chair Professor
The University of Tennessee
USA

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Reza Nekovei

Professor
Texas A&M University
USA

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Debjyoti Banerjee

Professor
Texas A&M University
USA

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Anthony R. Lupo

Professor
University of Missouri
USA

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Mirosław Kwiatkowski

Professor
AGH University of Science and Technology
Poland

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Yanxia Sun

Head of Department
University of Johannesburg
South Africa

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Dequan Xiao

Assistant Professor
University of New Haven
USA

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Meisam Tabatabaei

President
Iranian Biofuels Society (IBS )
Iran

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