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March 15th 2017:Amazing Stuff from Pioneering Innovators

Live from the floor of ABLC - the leadership conference for the bioeconomy - top innovators from DuPont, DSM, Algenol and Genomatica reveal and discuss the latest opportunities and targets in sustainable biomaterials and advanced foods — from cool products available now to those in R&D.

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Michael Saltzberg

Global Business Director, Biomaterials at DuPont Industrial Biosciences. Leader of DuPont's best-in-class Biomaterials business including two commercial product lines and a strong development portfolio. The Bio-PDO(tm) propanediol and Sorona(r) polymer businesses provide high-performance, renewably-sourced materials to the textile, carpet, personal care, and polyurethane industries with manufacturing assets in the US and China and sales of >$250MM in more than 25 countries.
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Atul Thakrar

Atul Thakrar has been President of Bio-Based Products & Services Unit at Koninklijke DSM N.V. since July 2015. Mr. Thakrar has over 20 years of strategic and operational experience in the specialty chemicals and energy sectors. He served as the Chief Executive Officer and President of Segetis, Inc. since January 2010. Mr. Thakrar served as President and Chief Operating Officer of Soane Energy from 2007 to 2009.
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Steve Weiss

Pioneering cleantech/energy executive that helped Genomatica surge ahead of scores of sustainable biotech firms in recognition, appeal and value; grew Liquid Light to prominence in CO2 conversion following launch (acquired by Avantium, 2017); launched Beta Renewables; and helped build the #1 perceived hottest company in green building materials. Build companies funded by leaders including TPG, VantagePoint, Element, MDV, Foundation, Rockport, Nth Power, NEA, Westly, NewCycle, NGEN, Rustic Canyon and Navitas. Successes include Genomatica, Liquid Light, Beta Renewables, Serious Energy (Serious Materials), Aspen Aerogels, Xicato, Icynene and ARXX.
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Jacques Beaudry-Losique

Jacques Beaudry-Losique is the Senior Vice President of Corporate and Business Development. Jacques has more than 20 years experience working in the energy and technology sectors. Prior to Algenol, Jacques was the Vice President of Corporate Development and Strategy for Codexis, a publicly traded biofuels and biopharma company. From 2005 to 2011, he held senior policy and management positions at the Department of Energy. While at the DOE, Jacques led efforts to build a second generation biofuels industry across two administrations, managed three clean energy programs, and served for two years as Deputy Assistant Secretary for Renewable Energy.
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