Interested International participants should contact:
Mr. Maniatis

Interested participants from India should contact:
Mr. Ramakrishna


Kyriakos Maniatis
Europe Chair
Independent Consultant @ETA Florence Renewable Energies
Former European Commission, DG ENER

Kyriakos Maniatis till his retirement was Principal Administrator in Unit C2 – Directorate General for Energy, European Commission. In that role he was responsible for technical issues related to biofuels and managed the DG ENER … Read more

Y.B. Ramakrishna
India Chair
Former Chairman – Working group on Biofuels
Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas

An Electronics Engineer by training had an illustrious career in Research, Marketing and business development. His Journey on environment protection and Alternative Energy started in 1986 and is now completely devoted to Bio Energy program. Read more


David Chiaramonti
Polytechnic of Turin, Energy Department, Italy

David Chiaramonti, PhD, is Vice Rector for International Affairs, and full professor of Energy Systems and Energy Economics at the Polytechnic of Turin and chairs the Renewable Energy COnsortium for R&D (RE-CORD). He… Read more

Renato Domith Godinho
Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Brazil 

Journalist and communicator by graduation, and with a master´s degree in international diplomacy from Rio Branco Institute (2005), Renato Domith Godinho moved in 2003 from technological and scientific journalism to career… Read more

G S Krishnan
President of ABLE (Association of Biotechnology led Entrepreneurs), India

Experienced thought-leader in the Industrial Bio-tech Segment propagating Sustainable solutions across the SAARC countries with Global market exposure. In-depth knowledge and vast experience in overall Strategy and… Read more

Tarun Sawhney
Chairman of CII-Bio Energy CII Task Force, India

Mr. Tarun Sawhney is the Vice Chairman and Managing Director of (TEIL) Triveni Engineering & Industries Ltd. TEIL is amongst the largest fully integrated sugar and alcohol manufacturers in India and a market leader in its… Read more

Dasappa Srinivasaiah
IISc Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India

Prof. S Dasappa is the Chair of the Interdisciplinary Centre for Energy Research and faculty at the Centre for Sustainable Technologies Indian Institute of Science. His major area of research is in the combustion of solid… Read more

Eric van den Heuvel
Studio Gear Up, the Netherlands

Eric van den Heuvel, partner at ‘studio Gear Up’,  is a senior expert in the field of sustainable energy, with a focus on business strategy and innovation on biomass and waste/residues for energy and alternative transport fuels… Read more