JatrophaWorld Asia 2011 Haikou


JatrophaWorld Asia 2011
27 & 28 June 2011, Haikou – Hainan Island
Sheraton Haikou Resort

JatrophaWorld Asia 2011

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Day 1 – 27 Jun 2011, Monday

08:00     Registration & Coffee

09:00     Opening Address by CICETE & UNDP

09:30     Chairman’s Welcome Remarks
Speaker: Tony Crimmins, Business Dev. Manager
Jatoil Limited

09:40     Global Outlook of Biofuel Market
– Supply/demand projection
– Comparative assessment of various biofuel feedstock
Speaker: Will Polese, Managing Director
Lux Research – Asia Pacific Pte Ltd

10:10     Outlook & Development of Jatropha Biofuel in China
– Progress of R&D
– Plans & strategies for large-scale growing
– Development of downstream processing
Speaker: Prof. Dr. Fang Chen, Botany Professor
Sichuan University

10:40     Discussion followed by Refreshments

Large-Scale Jatropha Cultivation & Oil Production
– Country by Country Case Studies (I-VII)

  • Business model
  • Production model: centralised management / outgrowers / small holder scheme
  • Fruit & oil yield in relation to cultivation techniques & conditions (soil condition, weather, fertilization, pest control, etc)
  • Value addition: beyond oil production (use of cake, intercropping etc)
  • Revenue projection, costs and economics
  • Oil production set-up and logistics

11:20     (I) China
Speaker: Dr. Tie Li, CEO
China Petroleum Bio-Energy Co. Ltd.

11:50     (II) India
Speaker: R. Vasuthewan, Sales & Marketing Director
Mission NewEnergy Limited

12:20     (V) Thailand, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar
Speaker: Chumroen Benchavitvilai, Executive Officer
Bioenergy Development Co., Ltd.

12:50     Discussion followed by Lunch

14:10     Chairman’s Remarks
Speaker: Mike Lu, President
Brazilian Jatropha Growers Association (ABPPM)

14:15     (IV) Brazil
Speaker: Adolfo Larran, CEO
Biogreen Oil Brazil

14:45     (VI) Mexico
Speaker: Richard Palmer, CEO/President
Global Clean Energy Holdings, LLC – GCEH

15:15     Discussion followed by Refreshments

15:45     Energy Now and for the Future
– Failure of Green power ground to succeed based on new energy sources with new markets and untried crop/source.
– The need to develop an energy company infrastructure from management to marketable networks
– Symbioses of green sources as a continued source of energy longer than available conventional energy-
– Market forces in China demanding green arm to energy suppliers – the new green model
Speaker: Tony Crimmins, Business Dev. Manager
Jatoil Limited

16:15     Sustainability Roundtable: Sustainable Jatropha Production & Certification
– Sustainability principles applicable for Jatropha biofuel production
– Cost of compliance
– Pathways to improve GHG performance
– Impacts on indirect land use change
R. Vasuthewan, Board Member
ISCC System
Khoo Hock Aun, Vice Chairman
Roundtable on Sustainable Biofuels (RSB)

16:45     Development in Mechanical Harvesting
– Results from field trials
– Plantation design to suit mechanical harvesting
– Costs and economics
Speaker: Max Lint, President/CEO
BEI International LLC

17:15     Discussion followed by End of Day One

17:30     Networking Reception for All Speakers and Delegates

Sponsored by
Renulakshmi Agro Industries Limited

Day 2 – 28 Jun 2011, Tuesday

09:00     Chairman’s Remarks
Speaker: R. Vasuthewan, Sales and Marketing Director
Mission Biotechnologies

09:05     Developing Jatropha Value Chain in Yunnan, Southwest China
– Pathway to industrialization of Jatropha: from R&D to planting to processing
– Government policies and programs
Speaker: Chen Lulin, Project Director
YunNan ShenYu New Energy Co. Ltd.

09:45     Progressive Improvement of Jatropha for Commercial Plantation
Speaker: Dr. Hong Yan, GM (Research and Operations)
JOil (S) Pte Ltd

10:15     Moving up the learning curve: CSMCRI’s concerted efforts towards enhancement of Jatropha seed productivity in marginal lands
Speaker: Jitendra Chikara, Scientist & Coordinator, Discipline of Wasteland Research
Central Salt and Marine Chemicals Research Institute

10:45     Discussion followed by Refreshments

11:20     Progress of Jatropha R&D in Brazil and the Brazilian Biojetfuel Platform
– Jatropha domestication program in Brazil – Embrapa Agroenergia
– Cultivar registration – Quinvita
– Mechanization – Jatropha harvesting
– Global Biojetfuel Platform
– Brazilian Biojetfuel Platform: Associated projects / Meeting the sustainable — Feedstock production challenge
Speaker: Mike Lu, President
Brazilian Jatropha Growers Association (ABPPM)

11:50     Production of Biolubricants for Metal Working Processes via Enzymatic Modification of Jatropha Oil
Speaker: Andreas Staebler, Head of Business Unit Biogenic Raw Materials
Fraunhofer Institute for Process Engineering and Packaging

12:20     Final Discussion followed by Lunch

13:30     End of Conference

Optional Site Visit to
China Petroleum Bio-Energy’s Jatropha Nursery & R&D Centre
(14:00 – 17:30hrs)

14:00     Gather at Hotel Lobby for bus transfer to the site location

15:15      Site Visit

16:30      Departure

17:30     Arrive back in Hotel

Fee: USD100
Limited capacity; Registration based on first-come-first-serve basis