2015 SunGrant Regional Conference

The Southeastern Sun Grant Center invites you to participate in the Regional Conference on Southern Crossroads: Progress In the Science & Technology of Biomass Production, Processing and Use. The Conference will focus on the scientific progress in the field of biomass production, harvest, logistics and processing, conversion, and renewable energy, and will promote collaboration between academic, industry, non-profit and government partners within the Southeastern region. The Conference will also highlight recent advances in the science and technology contributing to the deployment of the bioeconomy. Please note: all individuals interested in advancing the vision of the bioeconomy are invited to participate. The Regional Conference is open to everyone – not just Sun Grant award recipients.

The 2015 Regional Conference was held in Auburn, AL, February 2-4, at the Hotel at Auburn University.

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Poplar Plantation
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Closeup of switchgrass with fresh harvesting in background
Conference Tour
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Poplar plantation with mountains as a backdrop
Poster Session
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Char-Soil Sample
Plenary Session
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close-up of switchgrass in a field
Program Committee
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Hosted and Sponsored By:

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