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EBB Policy Roundtable


27 Oct 2021





Event Description

On 27 October, EBB will present its new roadmap to 2030 and 2050 at the occasion of its annual policy event. Following the roadmap presentation and a keynote speech by Ms Henna Virkkunen, Member of the European Parliament, a roundtable will gather high-profile speakers from EU institutions and Europe’s fuel, agri-food, and transport industries, who aim to engage in a constructive dialogue with European Biodiesel producers. In the context of the “Fit for 55” Package, speakers will discuss the role and contribution of biodiesel as a multitool able to quickly decarbonise a wide array of hard-to-decarbonise sectors.

Keynote speech:

  • Henna Virkkunen, Member of the European Parliament, Finland, EPP Group, ITRE and TRAN

Participants to the round table discussion:

  • Bernd Kuepker, Policy Officer Decarbonisation and Sustainability of Energy Sources, DG ENER, European Commission
  • Alexis Cazin, Managing Director Environmental Markets, Cargill, EBB Vice-President
  • Myriam Gourmand-Arnaud, Head of Renewable fuels and prospective, Total Energies, EBB Board Member
  • Christophe Beaunoir, Director General of SAIPOL, Groupe Avril, EBB Member
  • John Cooper, Director General, Fuels Europe
  • Sigrid de Vries, Secretary General, CLEPA
  • Raluca Marian, General Permanent Delegate to the EU, IRU
  • Gilles Dryancour, President of the Strategy Committee of CEMA - Vice-President Corporate Affairs John Deere
  • Martin Dorsman, Secretary General, ECSA, European Community Shipowners’ Associations
  • Thomas Reynaert, Managing Director, A4E, Airlines for Europe
  • Nathalie Lecocq, Director General, Fediol
  • Emmanuel Desplechin, Secretary General, ePURE


Draft Agenda



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