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Teleconference: BIO and Advanced Biofuel Companies to Discuss Anticipated 2013 Renewable Fuel Standards


----Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO):

WHAT: The Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) established national goals for reducing U.S. reliance on foreign oil by producing biofuels and bringing new advanced technologies to the market. The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) and Fuels America will host a roundtable teleconference for reporters, with advanced biofuel companies discussing their measurable progress and milestones toward meeting these goals. The industry is awaiting proposed RFS rules for biofuel production and use in 2013.

Brent Erickson, Executive Vice President, BIO;

Christopher G. Standlee, Executive Vice President, Abengoa Bioenergy;

Wade Robey, Board Member, POET-DSM Advanced Biofuels;

Jan Koninckx, Global Business Director for Biorefineries, DuPont Industrial Biosciences.

WHEN: Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013. 2:30pm -- 3:30pm ET