Theme: Sustainable Future Fuel for Global Climate Change Challenges

First Day Tuesday 16th February 2021

08h30-09h30 Login Registrations
10h00-11h00 Inaugural Ceremony

Welcome Address by

Dr. V. K. Garg

Former Chairman, Joint Electricity Regulatory Commission &
Former CMD, Power Finance Corporation

Theme Address by

Mr. Anil Razdan

Chairman, Energy And Environment Foundation
Former Secretary Power, Government of India
Mr. Anil Razdan  

Guest-of-Honour Address by

Mr. Tarun Kapoor

Secretary, Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas
Government of India

Mr. Anil Kumar Jain

Secretary, Ministry of Coal
Government of India

Award Presentation

Energy And Environment Foundation "Global Excellence Awards 2021"
in Petroleum, Coal, Gas, Biofuels & Environment Sectors

Inaugural Address

HE. Mr. Dharmendra Pradhan

Union Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas & Steel
Government of India
Dr. Upendra Tripathy  

Vote of Thanks by

Dr. Anil K Garg

World Future Fuel Summit 2021
Dr Anil K Garg  
11h00 onwards Display of e-Poster Papers
11h00-11h30 Networking Tea/Coffee Break
11h30-13h30 Plenary Session- I
“Ethanol : Fuel of the Future”


Dr. SSV Ramakumar

Director (R&D)
Indian Oil Corporation Limited*

Key Speaker

H.E. Mr. André Aranha Corrêa do Lago

Ambassador of the Brazil
Embassy of Brazil
Mr. Sambhu Azad    

Ms. Kristy Moore

KMoore Consulting, USA
Mr. Sambhu Azad    

Ms. Alejandra Danielson Castillo

Regional Director for South Asia
U.S. Grains Council, USA
Mr. Yatin Tayalia    

Mr. P K Banerjee

Executive Director, Technical Regulations
Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers
Mr. Dennis Abraham    

Mr. S. Suresh

Managing Director
Parry Sugars Refinery India Private Limited (A subsidiary of E.I.D. Parry)
Mr. Dennis Abraham    

Mr. Harald Sigl

Corporate Communication & Public Affairs
Muenzer Bharat Pvt. Ltd.
Mr. Dennis Abraham    

Mr. Milind Patke

Executive Director (Biofuels)
Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited
Mr. Dennis Abraham    

Dr. Andrew Duguid

Vice President
Advanced Resources International, Inc., USA
Mr. Dennis Abraham    

Dr. Richard Sayre

Senior Research Scientist
Los Alamos National Laboratory and New Mexico Consortium, USA
Mr. Dennis Abraham    
13h30-14h00 Power Connect Lunch
14h00-15h30 PLENARY SESSION - II
“Aviation Biofuels for Sustainable Future”


Mr. Amber Dubey

Joint Secretary, Ministry of Civil Aviation
Government of India
Amber Dubey    

Key Speakers

Dr. Anjan Ray

Director-Council of Scientific & Industrial Research
Indian Institute of Petroleum

Col. Rohit Dev (Retd)

Chief Operating Officer
Punjab Renewable Energy Systems Private Ltd.
Mr. Sandeep Asolkar    

Ms. Gillian Harrison

Chief Executive Officer
WhiteFox Technologies, UK
Mr. Harshad Fatehpuria    

Mr. Sean Newsum

Director, Environmental Strategy
Boeing, USA
Dr. V. K. Verma    

Capt. A. Shrivastava

Project Director, DTE of Indigenisation
O/o the ACAS (MP), Air Headquarter
Dr. V. K. Verma    
15h30-16h00 Networking Tea/Coffee Break
“Green Hydrogen: Zero Emission Fuel for Mobility”


Mr. Anil Razdan

Chairman, Energy And Environment Foundation
Former Secretary Power, Government of India
Dr. Sanjay Rana    


Dr. R. K. Malhotra

Director General
Federation of Indian Petroleum Industry

Prof. Nigel Brabdon

Chair, Sustainable Development-Energy
Imperial College London, UK

Professor Makoto HARADA

National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technologya (AIST)
Research Adviser, TOKAI University Reseach Associate, Japan

Mr. Christian Pho Duc

Managing Director H2 Projects
Smartenergy Invest AG, Switzerland

Dr. K. K. Pant

Professor & Head, Department of Chemical Engineering, IIT Delhi
Adjunct Professor, University of Saskatchewan, Canada

Mr. Alan Kneisz

Business Development Director
Cummins-Hydrogenics Corporation, Germany

Prof. Dr. ir. Joris Proost

Division of Materials and Process Engineering
Université catholique de Louvain (UCLouvain), Belgium

Mr. Edgare Kerkwijk

Board Member
Asia-Pacific Hydrogen Association, Singapore
17h30-18h00 Networking Tea/Coffee Break
18h00-19h30 PLENARY SESSION - IV
“Hydrogen: Potential and Future”


Dr. V. K. Garg

Former Chairman, Joint Electricity Regulatory Commission &
CMD, Power Finance Corporation
Dr. Sanjay Rana    

Key Speakers

Dr. John W. Sheffield

Professor of Engineering Technology
Purdue University, USA

Dr. Mohamed Moussa Omran

Executive Chairman
Egyptian Electric Utility and
Consumer Protection Regulatory Agency
, Egypt

Dr. Gokce Mete

Research Fellow
Stockholm Environment Institute, Sweden

Mr. Roy Segev

Business Development Director
Ballard Power Systems, Canada

Dr. S. Dasappa

Centre for Sustainable Technologies
Indian Institute of Science Bangalore

Dr. G. D. Yadav

Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai

Second Day Wednesday 17th February 2021

09h30-11h00 Keynote Session-V
“Biogas for Mobility”
in Hall-2


Dr. Jennifer Holmgren

Lanza Tech, USA

Key Speakers

Mr. Subodh Kumar

Advisor & Former Executive Director
Indian Oil Corporation Ltd.

Mr. Mike McCudy

Managing Director-Energy Advisory
ICF International Inc, USA

Mr. David Sudolsky

President & CEO
Anellotech, Inc., USA

Dr. Rimika Kapoor

Center for Rural Development and Technology
IIT, Delhi

Dr. Animesh Dutta

Director, Bio-Renewable Innovation Lab
University of Guelph, Canada
11h00-11h30 Networking Tea/Coffee Break

The EEF Global Award 2021 Ceremony

Award Distribution Ceremony

The Energy And Environment Foundation “Global Awards 2021”


Welcome Address by

Dr. V. K. Garg

Former CMD
Power Finance Corporation Limited

Special Address by

Mr. Anil Razdan

Former Secretary Power, Govt. of India &
Chairman, Energy And Environment Foundation
Michael Köttner    

Award Distributions Ceremony

The Energy And Environment Foundation
“Global Awards 2021”


Address by Chief Guest

Hon’ble Justice Swatanter Kumar (Retd)

Former Judge Supreme Court of India and
Former Chairperson, National Green Tribunal

Vote of Thanks by

Dr. Anil Garg

Energy And Environment Foundation
Dr Harshal Kumar    
13h00-14h00 Power Connect Lunch
14h00-15h30 Technical Session-VI
“Bioenergy & Biotechnology for Future Fuels”
in Hall-2


Mr. Bharadwaj Kummamuru

Executive Director
World Bioenergy Association, Sweden
Dr. Sanjay Bhowmick  

Key Speakers

Mr. Michael Köttner

German Biogas and Bioenergy Society, Germany
Michael Köttner    

Mr. Xiaofeng Ye

Director Bio-refining APAC
Novozymes (China) Investment, China

Dr. Jan Knudsen

Senior Scientist
Terranol A/s, Denmark

Lt. Col. Suresh Rege (Retd)

Executive Director
Mailhem Group
Dr Harshal Kumar    

Dr. Yinbo Qu

Emeritus professor of microbiology, State Key Laboratory of Microbial Technology
Institute of Microbial Technology, Shandong University, China

Dr.-Ing. Franziska Müller-Langer

Head of Department Biorefineries, DBFZ
Deutsches Biomasseforschungszentrum gemeinnützige GmbH, Germany
15h30-16h00 Networking Tea / Coffee
16h00-19h00 Technical Session- VII
“Sustainable Biofuels & Beyond”
in Hall-2


Mr. Ramakrishna Y. B.

Former Chairman-Working Group on Bio Fuels
Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas
Govt. of India
Dr. Sanjay Bhowmick  

Key Speaker

Mr. Lorenzo Maggioni

Area Ricerca e Sviluppo
CIB-Consorzio Italiano Biogas e Gassificazion, Italy

Mr. Michael Beil

Gas Cleaning, Upgrading and Grid Injection
Fraunhofer Institute for Energy Economics and Energy System Technology IEE, Germany

Mr. Dickon Posnett

Director of Corporate Affairs
Argent Energy, UK

Mr. Faizur Rehman

Fortum India

Dr. Plinio Nastari

President, DATAGRO &
President, IBIO – Brazilian Institute of Bioenergy and Bioeconomy

Prof. Rintu Banerjee

Head and Professor, Agricultural and Food Engineering Department
Center for Rural Development and Innovative Sustainable Technology
Founder Head, P. K. Sinha Center for Bioenergy and Renewables , IIT Kharagpur

Dr. Nelli Elizarov

Adviser for Research and Statistics
German Bioethanol Industry Association, Germany

Mr. Ortwin Costenoble

Senior Standardization Consultant
NEN, Netherlands

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Peter Pickel

John Deere Fellow, Manager External Relations, John Deere GmbH & Co. KG
European Technology Innovation Center, Germany

Vote of Thanks by

Dr. Anil K Garg

World Future Fuel Summit 2021