The National Algae Association, a 501(c)6, is the first non-profit algae production trade association in the US to assist algaepreneurs and algae farmers in creating commercial-scale algae farms on non-arable acreage or inside large commercial buildings bringing together algae research and proven technologies that can scale in a commercial environment.
Algae Farming Workshop
(including a tour of the NAA Test Center)
April 11-12, 2013
Homewood Suites by Hilton
29813 I-45 North 77381. The Woodlands Texas
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To Register...Go to 'Events' section
Thursday, April 11
8:00Barry Cohen/NAA - Welcome, Introductions and Overview 8:30Ron Riley - Education Committee 9:00"Understanding the Evolutionary Physiology of Lipid Production in Algae for Commercial Application" Dr. Matthew L. Julius, St. Cloud State University
10:30 "Microalgae Co-Products as a Feed Grade Ingredient and Fish Meal and Oil Replacement for Aquaculture, e.g. Shrimp, and Economic Importance for Microalgae Biofuel/Biodiesel Industry Development and for World Fisheries Sustainability" Dr. Addison Lawrence, Texas A&M University
11:30 “Potential of algae and algae co-products as Feed”, David Hutcheson, PhD. Animal-Agricultural Consulting,Inc.
1:00pm "Poly-unsaturated fatty acids from micro-algae: From strain selection to large scale production" Khadidja Romari, PhD. - Greensea, SA (France)
2:00pm "Development of a Novel Revolving Algal Biofilm Photobioreactor (RABP) for Easy Biomass Harvest" Dr. Zhiyou Wen, Iowa State University
3:00pm "Breakthrough in Algae Dewatering" - Pieter Boelens, COO
4:00pm "Use of Algae Appliance for Algae Harvesting and Improvement of Biomass Shelf Life"
Jose Sanchez, General Mgr. Algae Division, OriginOil
4:30pm "Omega 3's"
Dr. Brian Goodall. Valicor, Inc.
Friday, April 12
10:00am "Algae: Global Markets for Feed, Nutrition, Fuel and CO2/Wastewater Remediation"
Will Thurmond, CEO - Emerging Markets Online
11:00am "Pathway to Commercialization"
CBO Financial - Corinne Chears
Tour of NAA Test Center
Attendees: To register, follow the links at the bottom of the Events page on our website.
For additional information contact us at 936.321.1125 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Sponsorship Opportunities Available for the
Online Algae Production Certification Program 2013
Algae Production Incubator Program
A New Algae Farm Cooperative
Virtual Algae Expo
For additional information, contact:
National Algae Association
4747 Research Forest Drive, Suite 180
The Woodlands, TX 77381