Kelly Tiller, President and CEO of Genera Energy, will be a featured speaker during the 2015 Life Science Tennessee Annual Conference September 28-30 in Nashville. As one of the conference’s featured thought leaders, Tiller will share her experience propelling the innovative biomass supply chain company into the country’s industry leader.
The conference, which convenes 200 leading bioscience and med-tech executives, thought leaders and policymakers from across the state and nation, highlights how Tennessee innovations are feeding and fueling the world through panel discussions and expert keynote speeches. This is the first Life Science Tennessee conference to highlight advanced agricultural technologies with a featured track throughout the conference. The emphasis the conference places on agri-tech showcases the rapid growth of the industry and its importance to the state of Tennessee.
“With our roots in Tennessee, we’re proud to share how Genera is leading the way nationwide in biomass feedstock supply chain innovations that provide benefit to the bioenergy, bioproduct, and advanced agri-tech industries,” said Tiller, who was recognized this year as one of the top 100 people in the Advanced Bioeconomy by Biofuels Digest. “Life Science Tennessee provides the platform for executives to imagine the future, a future with advanced products and goods based on agricultural feedstocks. Genera Energy is proud to play a key role in the growth of the industry.”
The conference will also include speakers, panels and showcases featuring:
- State and federal legislation that will affect the industry
- Hot topics, new companies and news
- A poster session by the Life Science Academic Alliance
- Venture forum with live-pitch sessions