This year’s International BIOMASS Conference and Expo will be held in Minneapolis, Minnesota on May 4-6.  The 6 program tracks will provide specified topic panels and discussions on Crop Residues, Dedicated Energy Crops, Forest and Wood Processing Residues, Livestock and Poultry Wastes, MSW and Urban Wastes as well as Food Processing Residues.

Please join Mark Hanson, Jennifer Martin, David Quinby, Kevin Johnson, Kevin Prohaska, Joe Thompson, Edna Vassilovski, Mary Sennes, Katie Roek , Bill Holmes and Debra Frimerman for a Stoel Rives-sponsored lunch on Day 1 of this year’s International Biomass Conference or stop by Booth #609 in the Expo to speak with our attorneys.   We’ll also be debuting our new Law of Biomass, the latest installment in the highly regarded Stoel Rives’ "Law of" series, and complimentary copies of the new book will be on offer at our booth.

David Quinby, partner in the Minneapolis office, will moderate Track 4: Livestock & Poultry Waste: Downstream Approaches to Upgrading Biogas Quality, Wednesday, May 5 at 3:30 p.m. and Jennifer Martin, partner in the Portland office, will present as part of the Bonus Panel: Biomass to Energy Projects: Key Issues to Consider in Power Purchase and Feedstock Agreement, Thursday, May 6 at 1:30 p.m.

We look forward to seeing you at the Conference! To learn more or to register for this event, please visit:

•  When: 5/4/2010

•  Where: Minneapolis Convention Center, Minneapolis, MN