The largest international congress of technologies and equipment for the production and combustion bioenergy from wood in Russia.
Congress in numbers
40+ speakers
top specialists of federal and international companies
150+ attendees
from all over Russia
10+ countries
representatives from Austria, Germany, Italy, Latvia, the Netherlands, Finland, France, Sweden etc.
All about bioenergy from wood
19 of March 2019 (Tuesday)
09:30 – 10:00
09:30 – 10:00
Registration desk open
10.00 – 12.30
10.00 – 12.30
Plenary session «Biofuel industry: analytics and forecasts. Russia and international markets»
  • Analytics, trends and developments in international markets.
  • Russian Biofuel industry. Key events of 2018. Bioenergy in Forest Strategy 2030.
  • How to attract investment in projects
  • Prospects of providing of raw materials for the production of bioenergy products in the context of increasing competition for forest resources
  • How to find opportunities for business development in modern world
  • Biofuels in a world transition to a bioeconomy and circular economy
  • Problems of bioenergy development at pulp and paper enterprises
  • Tools for bioenergy development in the Komi Republic and Russia
  • Introduction of biofuel technologies as a way to increase the efficiency of a timber processing complex on the example of Rusforest
14.00 – 18.00
14.00 – 18.00
Round table «Sales of Russian biofuels»
  • Analysis of the main markets - Europe, Asia. Primary consumers.
  • Requirements for biofuels in global markets.
  • Measures to increase exports (state support mechanisms, logistics improvement)
  • Capacity of the Russian biofuel market. Potential of regions of the Russian Federation
  • How to increase domestic demand
  • Future Demand and Supply of Biomass
  • Russian pellet market in 2018: production, sales, trends, capacities and announced projects
  • Analysis of the pellet market in Germany and other Western European countries. Prospects for Russian manufacturers
  • European DINplus and SBP certifications– Key to the European market (criteria, certification process, advantage
  • Situation in the European market of fuel pellets on the example Great Britain. Possible impact of BREXIT on the pellet market
  • Russian biomass opportunities in Asian markets
  • The energy wood market in Finland: opportunities and limitations for Russian wood
  • State export support mechanisms
  • Effective methods for marketing biofuels. Solutions from the First St. Petersburg Biofuel Terminal
  • FSC certification of biofuels as evidence of responsible forest management and requirements of a number of countries when importing from Russia
  • Requirements for biofuels in world markets
20 of March 2019 (Wednesday)
10.00 – 13.00
10.00 – 13.00
Round table «Benefits of recycling wood waste»
  • Investment advantages of wood pellet production. Saving production.
  • Common mistakes in the production of pellets and ways of eliminating them.
  • New types of biofuels from wood.
  • Material provision. Reducing of the cost of raw materials.
  • Value chain: features of each stage.
  • Use of the OGM-1.5 pelleting press (produced by Radvillisk Machine-Building Plant) in the production of fuel pellets (operation features)
  • Protecting and reducing risks of fire at enterprises that produce pellets and briquettes
  • Timber sorting lines for pulp and paper enterprises. Solutions from Springer Maschinenfabrik GmbH
  • Catalytic pellets for efficient fuel combustion
  • Energy and fuel in pulp and paper industry
14.00 – 18.00
14.00 – 18.00
Round table «Biofuel trade. Possible ways to increase sales»
  • Consumer behavior of modern consumers.
  • How to stimulate trade? Opinion of traders and manufacturers.
  • DIY networks: principles of working with suppliers. Supply mechanisms and fundamental requirements for suppliers.
  • Trading via Internet platforms.
  • The most effective product promotion channels
  • Exchange trading in biofuels: new opportunities for its participants
  • World market, biofuels and its participants on the fordaq.com B2B platform
  • How to stimulate trade? Opinion of traders and manufacturers
  • Consumer behavior of modern consumers
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