- Dr. Vikram Pattarkine to address promises and challenges for algae-to-oil technology -
Los Angeles, CA - March 12, 2009 - OriginOil, Inc. (OTCBB: OOIL), the developer of a breakthrough technology to transform algae, the most promising source of renewable oil, into a true competitor to petroleum, announced that the company’s Chief Technology Officer, Dr. Vikram Pattarkine, will address the Algae World 2009 Conference in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, on April 27, 2009.
Algae World 2009 is a two-day conference dedicated towards providing objective insights on the commercial production of algae, with an in-depth focus on the latest advances and constraints in algae cultivation, harvesting and processing. The event serves as a platform for the algae community to meet, pinpoint and discuss key strategies adopted by successful algae businesses in integrating future and upcoming trends into their business value chains.
This year’s guest list includes executives from leading industry players, including SBAE Industries, Ingrepro, the Centre for Sustainable Engineering, the Centre d’Etude et de Valorisation des Algues (CEVA), and POS Pilot Plant Corporation, among many others.
Algae World 2009 will take place from April 27-28 at the Van der Valk Hotel Ridderkerk in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. For more information or to attend the seminar, visit http://www.futureenergyevents.com/algae/attend/ .