2017 National Ethanol Conference

Building Partnerships, Growing Markets

The 2017 National Ethanol Conference: Building Partnerships, Growing Markets provides attendees with an exclusive opportunity to engage key decision makers and industry executives while networking and learning about the latest technologies and government policies.  Our program will feature  government and industry partners working with us to grow the renewable fuels industry.  Speakers will address our successes as well as what more we can do together to develop both domestic and foreign markets, including expanding infrastructure, blends above E10, high octane fuels and exports. More networking and business meetings are conducted at this conference than any other ethanol industry event.  It’s an event you cannot afford to miss!  Click Here for more information.

Networking Opportunities

Build key industry relationships.

International Buyers Program

Participate in this exclusive program for U.S. companies interested in exporting product overseas or expanding sales to new markets. Read More

Government Policies

Learn the latest information on issues affecting the industry to be prepared.

Business Development


Conduct business with high value domestic and international industry customers and clients under one roof.

2017 SPONSORS

Click here for our 2017 Sponsorship Opportunities  

Hilton San Diego Bayfront

Sitting on one of the most spectacular locations along the California coast, the Hilton San Diego Bayfront is a reflection of all the things that make San Diego shine. Click on More Information for additional information about the hotel, room rate and reservation deadline.

1 Park Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92101
(619) 564-3333

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NEC 2017 AGENDA

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Registration >>>

4:00 P - 7:00 P

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Registration >>>

7:00 A - 7:00 P

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Annual Golf Tournament >>>

Enjoy beautiful southern California while networking with your fellow industry leaders at the National Ethanol Conference’s Annual Golf Tournament at Maderas Golf Club, a Johnny Miller masterpiece. Named to Golf Digest’s Top 100 Public Golf Courses in the U.S. for 2015-16, Maderas offers beauty and challenge as it winds through the cliffs, rock outcroppings and […]

7:00A - 3:30P

Maderas Golf Club

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Networking Day Tour: USS Midway >>>

Prepare yourself for a lifetime memory aboard San Diego’s top attraction.  USS Midway Museum is the #1 Museum in San Diego and named America’s best museum ship in USA Today’s 2016 Readers Choice Awards! You’ll explore a floating city at sea and relive nearly 50 years of world history aboard the longest-serving Navy aircraft carrier […]

9:00A - 3:00 P

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RFA PAC Auction (RFA Members Only) >>>

5:00P – 6:00P

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Welcome Reception >>>

6:00 P - 7:30 P

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Registration >>>

6:30 A - 6:00 P

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Continental Breakfast >>>

7:00 A - 8:00 A

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General Session >>>

08:00-10:00A

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Morning Refreshment Break>>>

10:00 A - 10:30 A

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General Session >>>

10:30A-12:30P

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Luncheon>>>

12:30P - 1:45 P

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General Session>>>

2:00P – 3:30P

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Afternoon Refreshment Break >>>

3:30 P - 4:00 P

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General Session>>>

4:00P-5:30P

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Networking Reception >>>

5:30 P - 7:00 P

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Registration Open >>>

6:30A – 12:00P

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Continental Breakfast >>>

7:00A – 8:00A

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General Session >>>

08:00-10:00A

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Refreshment Break >>>

10:00 A - 10:30 A

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General Session >>>

10:30A-12:30P

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Closing Remarks >>>

12:30P-12:45P

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International Matchmaking and Networking >>>

12:00 P - 5:00 P

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NETWORKING EVENTS

NEC Annual Golf Tournament
NEC Annual Golf Tournament
Spouse & Guest Tour
Spouse & Guest Tour
Networking Day Tour
Networking Day Tour

REGISTRATION

Opens 10/11/16. Registration is accepted online only.

Media: The registration fee is waived for full-time (career) journalists working for news outlets such as daily newspapers, magazines and network affiliate news programs.  Click here to complete the form.  Questions can be directed to Rachel Gantz, rgantz@ethanolrfa.org or 202-289-3835.

RFA Membership: Please visit www.ethanolrfa.org  for more information about membership benefits.  Questions can be directed to Robert White.

Be an Insider! Register by 12/02/16

Receive a discount on the registration fee as well as an opportunity to participate in an exclusive Federal Legislative Overview with a focus on the 115th Congress, presented by RFA. Discounted rate will be automatically applied to your registration.

Registration Questions?  Contact necregistration@stonefortgroup.com or call 832-653-4046.

Cancellation PolicyRequests for a registration refund must be submitted via the online Refund Request Form, which is accessible by logging in to the NEC registration site. A service charge of $100 will be applied to all registration refund requests. Refunds will not be granted after January 27, 2017. Substitution requests must be submitted in writing to necregistration@stonefortgroup.com.

GALLERY 2016

Click here to view all the NEC photos from the 2016 NEC in New Orleans, LA.

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