Scientific Committee/Speaker

Dick Sayre, Los Alamos National Laboratory and The New Mexico Consortium, USA

Dr. Sayre received his Ph. D. from the University of Iowa in Biology and did post-doctoral work at Harvard University in Molecular Genetics. He served as the first Director of the Enterprise Rent-A-Car Institute for Renewable Fuels at the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center in St Louis from 2008 until 2011. Recently, he moved to Los Alamos National Labs in New Mexico. Dr. Sayre is the Scientific Director for the National Alliance for Advanced Biofuels and Bioproducts and for the Center for Advanced Biofuel Systems. Dr. Sayre also serves as the CTO of Phycal Inc and is the Editor-in-Chief of Algal Research.