Bioeconomy 2017: Domestic Resources for a Vibrant Future

Jul 11, 2017 to Jul 12, 2017
Pentagon City Sheraton Arlington, Virginia
United States

The U.S. Department of Energy’s Bioenergy Technologies Office (BETO) 10th annual conference on the bioeconomy provides a platform for scientists and experts from the public and private sectors to discuss critical issues like...

  • Innovative technologies for the emerging bioeconomy
  • The economic opportunities of reliable American feedstock
  • New and growing markets for the bioeconomy
  • Bioenergy as part of the modern transportation future
  • Leveraging the bioeconomy to create new jobs and address global challenges

"Shark Tank"

A highlight of the conference is the session called "The Pitch for a Prosperous Future." Four companies pitch their business propositions to a panel of judges acting as investors. Nexant’s own Ron Cascone is one of the judges.


Ronald F. Cascone


Biorenewables and Energy

Ronald F. Cascone is a leader of Nexant’s Bio-Renewable Chemicals more