Berlin, 10.07.18

Save the Date: Fuels of the Future 2019 – International Conference on Renewable Mobility 21/22 January 2019 - CityCube Berlin

The 16th International Conference on Renewable Mobility “Fuels of the Future 2019” will be held on 21-22 January 2019, again in Berlin. The conference is organised by the German Bioenergy Association (BBE), the Union for the Promotion of Oil and Protein Plants (UFOP), the German Bioethanol Industry Association (BDBe), the German Biofuel Industry Association (VDB) and the German Biogas Association (FvB).

The international conference will again address a diversity of topics in 2019 with an expanded
conference program including also electric mobility and Power-To-X. Specific topics and challenges will be discussed in parallel forums following the plenary lectures and panels:

  • Renewable Energy Directive (RED II) and consequences for a renewable mobility
  • Renewable mobility in Europe until 2030: Prospects and framework conditions
  • Biodiesel: Technological and market developments
  • Bioethanol: Technological and market developments
  • Power-to-X
  • Biomethane in the transport sector in Europe 
  • Biofuels in aviation and maritime freight
  • Biofuels in agriculture and forestry
  • Advanced alternative Fuels
  • Electric mobility
  • Biofuel trade and international commodity flow

The following companies and institutions have already confirmed their attendance:

  • Argus Media Ltd
  • Carbon Recycling International Iceland
  • Deutz AG
  • Ethanol Europe Renewables Ltd.
  • Evonik Performance Materials
  • Fachagentur Nachwachsende Rohstoffe (FNR)
  • German Biomass Research Centre
  • German Aerospace Centre
  • German Bundestag
  • InaChem GmbH
  • Landwärme GmbH
  • Lanxess Distribution
  • Max-Planck-Institute for Chemical Energy Conversion
  • Mittelstandsverband abfallbasierter Kraftstoffe e.V.
  • REC Reliable Engineering Concepts GmbH
  • REDcert GmbH
  • University of Coburg

Many more companies and institutions will follow. We therefore cordially invite you to use this opportunity to get into touch with over 500 conference attendees from around the world, to hear interesting and highly topical talks and to take a look at technological advances and exhibits at the sponsor booths in the exhibition area. In addition, the conference offers interested companies an opportunity to introduce their company or organisation to an international industry audience with an information booth or to be represented as a sponsor. Please see also the attached “Invitation to sponsors” for further details. The 15th “Fuels of the Future” conference was held in January 2018. More than 580  participants from 26 countries took advantage of the networking opportunities afforded by the conference, which was attended by representatives from the world of politics, the European Commission, international organisations, NGOs, experts from business and industry and leading researchers and scientists, as well as seizing the chance to play their part in shaping development of sustainable and renewable mobility in Europe through their contributions to the discussions. In the conference report 2018 you will find all important decisions and discussions of the last conference.


German Bioenergy Association
Markus Hartmann
Tel.: +49 (0)228/81002-22
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