International Nordic Bioenergy Conference will be in Jyväskylä, Finland from 5th to 9th of September 2011.

Only contributions complying with the above specifications and received in time be considered. Please e-mail the complete information (abstract plus optionally up to 3 explanatory pages) to <a href="mailto:bioenergy@finbio.fi">bioenergy@finbio.fi</a> . The abstract should be a .doc or .pdf file

Papers will be presented in oral and poster sessions and all accepted papers will be published in the Book of Proceedings. Authors wishing to submit a contribution should read the following instructions carefully and send an abstract to the address given below.

The abstract, single spaced in English, should include:
  • Applicable subject number (1 to 12 topic)
  • Full title
  • Full name and address of one author for all correspondence
  • Full name of each author and co-author, affiliation, address and phone, fax or e-mail
  • Purpose of the work
  • Approach
  • Scientific innovation and relevance or practical experiences
  • Results
  • Conclusions

The abstract should not exceed one page (size A4, 210 x 297 mm). In additions, authors may add up to 3 explanatory pages, which will facilitate the reviewers assessment.Abstract with insufficient information will be rejected.

Main Program

  • 5th September Pre-Tour from Helsinki to Jyväskylä, Get together evening, Registration begins
  • 6th 7th September Conference Sessions and Poster Views.
  • Bioenergy and Wood 2011 Exhibition will open
  • 8th September Technical Tours and Bioenergy and Wood 2011 Exhibition
  • 9th September Bioenergy and Wood 2011 Exhibition and Post-Tour to Helsinki
  • Conference with Special Sessions over the Bioenergy Technologies and Markets
  • Technical Tours and Visits to Practical Bioenergy Sites and Facilities
  • Poster Exhibition and Business to Business Meetings
  • Large International Bioenergy and Wood 2011 Exhibition and Trade Fair
Social and Culture Programs
Language: English

Conference Topics

1. EU National Renewable Energy Plans (nREAP) and Bioenergy Policies in Different Countries
2. Biomass Demand, Supply and Employment
3. Sustainable Criteria of Bioenergy: Sustainable use of bioenergy, models, sustainability criteria of biofuels and biomasses, LCA on green house gas reduction, carbon dioxide capture.
4. Fuel Production Technology and Economy:Logistics and production technologies of biomasses from forest, agriculture and peatlands
5. CHP and Power Production
6. Individual House Heating Solutions: Small boilers, firewood and pellet stoves and ovens. Low emission solution and reduction of emisssions.
7. District heating: Technologies and systems for small houses and municipalities, bioenergy boiler systems connected with other renewables, implementation tools, legislation facts and specialties' by countries.
8. Solid conversion:Production and properties of pellets, torrefaction and production of biocarbons
9. Chemical Conversion Technologies: Gasification, pyrolysis, biological conversion and liquid fuels production (biodiesel, ethanol, direct/indirect liquefaction)
10. Biogas: Production of biogas from different sources. Upgrading to methane. Use in different sectors.
11. Biofuels for Transport: New innovations, biofuels and growing markets, first and second generation biofuels, car technologies, sustainability of biofuels, legislation challenges and barriers in the markets and trade.
12. IT, Communication and Education: Marketing and information dissemination, education and trading, technologies, internet, mobile phone technology, electronic documentations, remote management tools, internet marketing.

The different topics cover R&D results, demonstrations, state-of-arts, technologies, equipments and good practices for best solutions for Bioenergy use.