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7th Annual

Platts Geneva Biofuels Conference

April 26, 2018 • Grand Hotel Kempinski • Geneva, Switzerland

Join over 100 biofuels experts at the 2018 conference to learn about the latest policy updates, how to develop profitable biofuels business using a variety of feedstocks and built new trade opportunities.

Providing the most up-to-the minute news and views on the main issues impacting the European and global biofuels market in this trading heartland.

At a time of intense policy discussion for the sector, this focused event will provide a unique and comprehensive overview of the European and international biofuels and feedstock markets, trading and pricing insights, developments in first and second generation fuels, and discuss the outlook to 2020 and 2030.

Armed with an even great speaker faculty and great networking opportunities, this event will provide you with a perfect platform to debate the very latest developments, mitigate market challenges and assess new business opportunities in 2017.

What attend?

  • In-depth knowledge from the leaders of industry - Hear first-hand accounts from those at the forefront
    Exclusive insight from the industry’s leading biofuels producers, traders, brokers, blenders, policy makers and market analysts as they highlight the key issues affecting day-to-day operations and long term planning. Can European Biofuels grow with current government support?
  • A focused agenda and innovative format with enhanced interaction time
    This event continues its focused format and innovative structure in 2019 on the key issues impacting the sector with a mix of sessions, panels and Q&As, aiming to increase the time for interactive discussion.
  • More networking and social opportunities
    We have built into the programme dedicated social functions designed to increase participant networking including a post conference drinks reception with our Grain Seminar attendees.

Event overview

  • Policy Updates – RED II and updates on NER300 and H2020
  • Feedstock markets for first and advanced generation biofuels
  • Pricing and trading techniques
  • International outlook with focus on production and trade flow due to the duties updates


This event regularly attracts in excess of 100 delegates each year from across the European biofuels value chain, including:

  • Ethanol and Biodiesel producers
  • Biofuels traders and brokers
  • Policy makers
  • Logistics and Certifications
  • Market analysts and consultants
  • Associations and media

Companies attending in the past:

  • ACP Polska
  • Argus Media
  • Astra Bioplant
  • BDI - BioEnergy International
  • Bio Oil Development
  • Bio Oil Group
  • Borregaard
  • Braskem
  • Braskem Netherlands
  • Cargill
  • Dropet
  • E4Tech
  • Elin Biofuels
  • Enagro, a.s.
  • Envien International
  • ePURE
  • European Commission
  • Evonik Performance Materials
  • Filhet Allard Maritime
  • Galp Energia
  • GCN Shipbrokers
  • Green Biofuels Ireland
  • Groupe Reussir - Societe ABC
  • HRG Polska
  • IFP Energies nouvelles
  • INA-Industrija Nafte
  • ISCC (International Sustainability and Carbon Certification system
  • Lantmännen Agroetanol
  • LMC International
  • Louis Dreyfus Commodities Suisse
  • Mabanaft
  • Malaysian Palm Oil Council
  • Merk Trade
  • MLEX
  • MOL
  • MOL Group
  • N.W.B.
  • Neste
  • North European Oil Trade
  • Novozymes
  • OMV Refining & Marketing
  • Perstorp BioProducts
  • Petrogal
  • Petrotec
  • Petrotec
  • PKN Orlen
  • Platts Agriculture
  • Port of Amsterdam
  • Raizen Trading
  • St1 Biofuels
  • Starsupply
  • Statoil Refining Denmark
  • Sucden
  • Tallage/Strategie Grains
  • Total Supply Marketing Services
  • Trafin Oil
  • University of Toronto
  • UPM Biofuels

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