|CBA Partner Sponsors
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM PST
Open CBA member meeting
from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
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WhereCapitol Plaza Ballroom
Best are City garages located on 10th & “I” Street or 10th and “L” Street. Secondary choices are on “J” Street between 8th and 9th and 8th Street between “K” & “J”.
The Hyatt and the Sheraton have downtown locations within several blocks of the conference location. We have no special rates with hotels in the area.
Our conference is a proud to be
co-located with the
to be held on February 27-28.
Become a Sponsor
Gold: $5,000 — Silver: $2,500 — Bronze: $1,000
All Sponsors receive the following general benefits:
Gold and Silver sponsors will receive:
For sponsorship information: 415-308-1410
The California Biodiesel Alliance Presents the 2017
Learn how your business can thrive in this flourishing, but complex market!
Conference Registration Fees (all include lunch)
CBA Board Members: Free with Comp Code
CBA Corporate Members: Those who join or renew membership in CBA for 2017 will receive the Comp Code for 1-3 free conference registrations (depending on the membership level benefit). Join Us!
CBA Non-Profit Members: Those who join or renew membership in CBA for 2017 will receive the Comp Code for 1 free conference registration. Join Us!
NOTE: Existing members will be sent 2017 invoices on 12.1.16. Codes sent upon payment.
8:00 - 8:30 Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:30 - 8:40 Welcome and Opening Remarks: Russ Teall, President, California Biodiesel Alliance / President & Founder, Biodico Sustainable Biorefineries
8:40 - 9:00 State of the California Biodiesel Alliance (CBA) Union Address: Jennifer Case, Chair, California Biodiesel Alliance / President, New Leaf Biofuel
9:00 - 10:00 Biodiesel's Carbon Intensity: How Low Can It Go?
Moderator: Curtis Wright, Biotane Fuels Division Manager, Imperial Western Products
10:00 - 10:30 Break
10:30 - 11:30 California's Biofuels Policies: Moving Forward!
Moderator: Russ Teall, President & Founder, Biodico Sustainable Biorefineries
11:30-12:30 Thriving in the California Biodiesel Market: Risk Management Strategies
Moderator: Joe Gershen, Vice President, California Biodiesel Alliance
12:30 - 1:30 Lunch and Keynote Speaker: Dean Florez, California Air Resources Board Member
1:30 - 2:30 Thriving at the Federal Level: NBB's National Leadership Speaks!
2:30 - 3:30 SB 32: A New Era for California Markets and Beyond
Moderator: Tyson Keever, President and CEO, SeQuential
3:30 - 4:00 Break
4:00 - 5:00 The Industry’s Best Biodiesel Writers in Open Dialogue
Moderator: Celia DuBose, Executive Director, California Biodiesel Alliance
5:00 - 6:00 Open CBA Meeting ~ Conference attendees welcome!