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10th Carbon Dioxide Utilization Summit

Date: 28th February 2018 - 1st March 2018 Location: Tampa - Florida - USA

ACI’s 10th Carbon Dioxide Utilization Summit  2018 will follow on from our successful series of conferences focusing on the re-use of green house gas CO2 and converting this into profitable sustainable materials.

This two day conference brings together senior experts from various CO2 emitting industries discussing the sustainable, technological and commercial aspects of CO2 Utilization in North America and across the globe. With technology comparisons focusing on economic, environmental and social indicators, our panel of speakers will highlight knowledgeable insights from pilot stage to full-scale entities


28th February 2018
1st March 2018
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Timothy Rowley-Evans – Delegate Sales
+44 20 3141 0614
Rohan Baryah – Marketing, Sales & Media Partnerships
+ 48 (0)61 646 7022
Dimitris Letsios – Sponsorship
+44 (0) 20 3141 0628
Dana Mukanova – Content
+44 (0) 20 3141 0611
Jayme Burns – Logistics
+44 (0) 203 141 0640


We will confirm the venue approximately 4-6 weeks before the event to ensure we find the most suitable space because numbers can vary dramatically. There will be a discounted accommodation rate for conference attendees.
Tampa, FL United States
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  • Identifying and Forecasting Market Opportunities
  • Regulatory Developments and Impact on CO2 Utilization
  • CO2 Bio Conversion to Bio-based Chemicals and Biofuels
  • Techno-Economic Analysis and Life Cycle Assessment of Large– Scale Algae Production
  • Electrochemical Reduction of CO2
  • Converting CO2 into Green Building Materials
  • Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR) Implementation Strategies and Technologies in Oil &Gas Industry
  • CO2 Conversion to Plastic Materials
  • C02 Conversion to Nutrition Products

Algenol  Biotech Plant in Fort Myers

During the afternoon of Tuesday 27th February 2018, a limited number of conference attendees will have the opportunity to attend an exclusive site visit to Algenol Biotech in Fort Myers, Florida.

Algenol is an industrial biotechnology company that is commercializing patented algae technology for production of biofuels and other products. The Fort Myers facilities include a fully equipped genetic engineering laboratory, engineering R&D laboratories, algae growth facilities extending from small scale laboratory to large scale (acres) outdoors, as well as a photobioreactor manufacturing plant.

There is no extra charge to attend the site visit. Please register your attendance for the site visit when booking for the conference. Hurry! Spaces for the site visit are limited and allocated on a first come, first served basis.

Site Visit Itinerary

12:30—Depart conference hotel—Tampa, Florida

14:30—Welcome address & guided tour of plant facilities

16:30—Depart  from Fort Myers, Florida

18:30 —Arrival back at conference hotel —Tampa, Florida



Chairman: Bruce Dannenberg, President & CEO, Phytonix Corporation

Confirmed Speakers: 

John Litynski, CCS Division Director (Acting), U.S. DOE Office of Fossil Energy

Jared Ciferno, Director, Strategic Center for Natural Gas & Oil at U.S. Department of Energy, Onshore Oil & Gas

Ron Chance, Executive Vice President, Head of Engineering, Algenol Biotech

John Benemann, CEO, MicroBio Engineering Inc

Mark Allen, Vice President – Integrated Carbon Solutions, Accelergy Corporation

Christophe Mihalcea, Director, FermentationLanzaTech

Amin Salehi-Khojin, Professor, UIC Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Sean Monkman,Vice President,  Technology DevelopmentCarbonCure Technologies

Laura Nereng, Sustainability and Business Development Leader, 3M Electronics and Energy Business Group

Fatima Maria Ahmad, Solutions Fellow, Center of Climate and Energy Solutions

Sayavur Bakhtiyarov, Professor, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology Mechanical Engineering Department

Klaas Jan Schouten, Program Manager Electrochemistry, Avantium

Dai-Yeun Jeong , Director, Asia Climate Change Education Center, Emeritus Prof. of Environmental Sociology at Jeju National University

Vanessa Nuñez Lopez, Research Scientist Associate,Gulf Coast Carbon Center

Bureau of Economic Geology

Eugene Holubnyak, Petroleum Engineer, Kansas Geological Survey

If you would like to be considered as a speaker for the event with a 30-45 minute presentation, please submit an abstract for consideration to:

Dana Mukanova

Tel: +44 (0)20 3141 0611


  • Energy companies investing in R&D
  • Oil, gas and chemical companies with Alternative energy departments
  • Governments looking for investable R&D in the energy sector
  • Biofuel companies
  • Power to gas/liquids fuels
  • Industrial Chemical sector
  • Start-up technology companies
  • Chemical product manufacturers
  • Fuel & Biofuel technology companies
  • Perhaps the venture capital firms
  • Clean energy technology companies
  • Oil and gas services companies
  • Gases and engineering companies
  • Petrochemical consulting companies
  • Bruce Dannenberg, President & CEO, Phytonix Corporation
  • John Benemann, CEO, MicroBio Engineering, Inc.
  • Laura Nereng, Sustainability Leader, 3M
  • Brian Sefton, CEO, Oakbio
  • Kevin Watts, Director, Oil and Gas Business Development, Applications Technology Americas, Linde Gas
  • Bjorn Heijstra, Director, Process Validation, LanzaTech

ACI has put together a range of packages to suit your requirements. These range from branding options, to full scale partner solutions and can be tailored to meet your objectives and budgets.

If you are launching a new product or service and wish to gain visibility and brand recognition within your industry, contact us today!

For commercial opportunities, please contact:

Dimitris Letsios

Tel: +44 (0) 20 3141 0686

Email: dletsios@acieu.net

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10th Carbon Dioxide Utilisation Summit - Conference Pass (inc. documentation pack)£1,355.0015% Early Bird Discount. Standard Price: £1,595.00 (Save £320) - Valid till 30th November 2017.
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