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ACE announces dates, online registration, and “Power by People” theme for annual conference

Sioux Falls, SD (May 21, 2014) – The American Coalition for Ethanol (ACE) is announcing the dates, theme and that registration is now open for its upcoming 27th annual Ethanol Conference. The event is scheduled for August 4-6 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and interested parties can register for the conference here.  

ACE Executive Vice President Brian Jennings says the theme of the event is “Power by People,” where important topics and timely information will be covered. 

“Ethanol is first and foremost about people, and Power by People is a fitting description for this year’s conference which will feature some of the people in our industry who are innovating, advocating, and leading us to a stronger and brighter future,” said Jennings. “We encourage everyone to register now for the conference and we’re excited to be featuring some of the forward-thinking projects being developed by our members at the event because they truly exemplify what power by people is all about,” said Jennings. 

A Retailer Roundtable entitled “Power to the People” focusing on the sale and marketing of higher ethanol blends is one of the featured sessions of the conference. It will include Kent Satrang, the CEO of Petro Serve USA, and independent convenience store owners, Charlie Good of Nevada, Iowa and Bruce Vollan of Baltic, South Dakota. Other sessions of interest include a look at new innovations in the ethanol industry, a discussion of the octane and high performance potential of ethanol in automobiles, overseas opportunities for ethanol producers and an examination of rail regulations and possible long-term improvements of the domestic rail system. 

More details about the conference will be made public in coming weeks. To register to attend the upcoming ACE Conference, click here.  


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