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2005 Canadian Renewable Fuels Summit
Fairmont Royal York - Toronto, Ontario

December 13-15, 2005

Final Agenda

Attendees of the CRFS only may download speaker presentation files using the links below.  You will need a login and password to access these files, this login information will be emailed to Summit attendees. For further information, please email conferences@bbibiofuels.com .

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Tuesday, December 13, 2005
7:00 – 9:00 PM Networking Reception
Sponsored by: ICM, Inc.
Wednesday, December 14, 2005
8:00 AM

Continental Breakfast
Sponsored by: BBI International

8:30AM Opening Video (22MB .M4V MPEG4 Video file, 5:00 length)
(Video requires Apple QuickTime media software, visit the Apple web site to download free QuickTime software.  Versions available for both Mac and Windows)

Welcoming Comments
  • Mike Bryan, CEO, BBI International and BBI Biofuels Canada
Keynote Address (6.8MB MP3 Audio file, 14:38 length)
(Audio is standard MP3 format, which will play in Apple QuickTime, Apple iTunes, Windows Media Player, or many other readily available audio programs)
  • Honourable Donna Cansfield, Minister of Energy
9:00–10:15AM Plenary Session 1 - American Biofuels Policy
  • Bob Dinneen, President & CEO, Renewable Fuels Association
  • Joseph Jobe, Executive Director, National Biodiesel Board (1.9MB PDF)
10:15-10:45AM Coffee Break
Sponsored by: Ashland Specialty Chemical

10:45 AM-12:30PM  Plenary Session 2 - Canadian Biofuels Policy
  • Kory Teneycke, Executive Director, Canadian Renewable Fuels Association (2.2MB PDF)
  • Bliss Baker, Vice President Business Development, Commercial Alcohols Inc.
  • Tim Haig, President & CEO, BIOX Corporation
  • Jeff Passmore, Executive Vice President, Iogen Corporation
12:30-1:45PM Networking Luncheon
Sponsored by: Rothsay, a Member of Maple Leaf Foods
1:45-3:15PM Biodiesel - Emerging Technologies
  • Kevin Norton, COO and Director of Engineering, BIOX Corporation (555KB PDF)
  • Stu Porter, Principal, Mark IV Consulting  (181KB PDF)
1:45-3:15PM Ethanol - Emerging Technologies
  • Dave VanderGriend, President & CEO, ICM, Inc. (1MB PDF)
  • Don Boyce, Account Manager, Novozymes (237KB PDF)
  • Mark Yancey, Vice President Project Development, BBI International (394KB PDF)
    (Presented by Mike Bryan, CEO, BBI Biofuels Canada and BBI International)

3:15-3:45 PM Coffee Break
Sponsored by: Novozymes
3:45-5:00 PM Biodiesel - Fleet Use
  • Ken Dack, Sr. Vice President, Fleet Challenge Canada (582KB PDF)
  • Camil Lagacé, President, Sine Nomine Group, Canada (4.6MB PDF)
  • Ron Wardrop, Director of Marketing and Product Development, Rothsay (147KB PDF)
3:45-5:00 PM Ethanol - International Markets
  • Christophe Bourillon, Vice President, Iogen Corporation, Public Affairs, Europe
    (2.5MB PDF)
  • Rafael Nieves, International Project Manager, BBI International (588KB PDF)
  • Professor Dehua Liu, Director, Institute of Applied Chemistry and Biotechnology, Tsinghua University, China (2.2MB PDF)
6:00-7:30 PM Evening Reception
Sponsored by: Canada Clean Fuels
7:30-9:30 PM Green Fuels Awards Banquet
Sponsorship Information
(51KB PDF)
Sponsored by: Ontario Agri-Food Technologies
Thursday, December 15, 2005
8:00-8:30 AM Continental Breakfast
Sponsored by: BBI Biofuels Canada
8:30-10:15 AM Biodiesel Session - Choosing Your Feedstock
  • Ernie Doerkson, General Manager, Canada Canola Growers Association (1.1MB PDF)
  • Mike Bakker, Policy Analyst, Ontario Soybean Growers Association (104KB PDF)
  • Ron Wardrop, Director of Marketing and Product Development, Rothsay (307KB PDF)
8:30-10:15 AM Ethanol Session - Wheat Based Ethanol Production
10:15-10:45 AM Coffee Break
10:45-12:00 PM

Plenary Session- Project Financing

  • Tom Cox, Chairman, Integrated Grain Processor’s Coop (78KB PDF)
  • Daniel J Nowlan, Managing Director, Equity Capital Markets, CIBC (507KB PDF)

Organized by BBI International

For more information, contact Sigrid Villeneuve, BBI International, Conference Organizers, at 519-576-4500 or conferences@bbibiofuels.com .

Shaping the Industry

Hosted by:

Canadian Renewable Fuels Association


With Sponsorship From:

Ashland Specialty Chemical

BASF Corporation

BBI International

BBI Biofuels Canada

Biox Corporation

Canada Clean Fuels

Commercial Alcohols

Degussa Canada Inc.

ICM, Inc.




Ontario Agri-Food Technologies

Pioneer Hi-Bred Limited

Rothsay, A Member of Maple Leaf Foods Inc.


Topia Energy

Trinity Rail

Weslake Inc.

Westfalia Separator Canada, Inc.

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