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Global Ethanol Summit – Day 1

Last week I had the distinct honor of photographing an amazing international conference at the Hyatt Regency in Reston, VA, just outside our nation’s capitol.

The 2023 Global Ethanol Summit (GES) seeks to elevate bioethanol’s international visibility and ongoing successful initiatives as a viable decarbonization solution within the transportation and emerging new uses sectors.  The conference will feature senior-level officials from agriculture, environment and energy ministries from around the world to discuss environmental, human health and economic benefits of ethanol use with industry leaders, while fostering collaboration and trade.  More than 450 ministerial-level officials and senior-level industry leaders, ethanol producers and refiners from over 40 countries attended the event, with the goal of engaging a broad array of international ethanol leaders about the benefits of expanding global use.

Day 1 of the conference included registration, networking, keynote presentations, group portraits of various countries, and a warm Welcome Reception.