September 27, 2018

10:00 – 2:00 pm

(Registration begins at 9:00 am)

Embassy Suites by Hilton Syracuse Destiny USA
311 Hiawatha Blvd W
Syracuse, NY 13204

Questions? Email or call (978)258-8360.

Who Should Attend:

Buyers, sellers, marketers, and end-users of diesel fuel who are interested in the operational, environmental, and cost benefits of biodiesel, and who would like to walk away with a comprehensive understanding of the liquid fuels supply chain.

Topics Covered:

  • National Supply Chain Overview
  • Biodiesel Industry Update
  • Uses and Operability Information
  • Mandates and Incentives
  • Gasoline Marketing Trends
  • Diesel Fuel Developments
  • Heating Oil Industry Update
  • Bioheat® Fuel

Thanks to the generous support of our sponsors, this event is offered complimentary to attendees.

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Our featured speakers are among the energy industry’s most knowledgeable and trusted professionals with decades of experience in all aspects of the petroleum and biodiesel worlds.

Paul Nazzaro

President, Nazzaro Group

Paul has 30 years of petroleum and biodiesel experience and has worked for many large fuel wholesalers and refiners in an array of positions prior to starting his company 24 years ago. With an intimate knowledge of the national supply chain, fuel quality principals and countless premium fuel brands to his credit, he has invested two decades functioning as the NBB's petroleum liaison helping biodiesel find its rightful place in the supply chain.

Leo Verruso

General Manager, Advanced Fuel Solutions, Inc.

Leo is an energy industry veteran with more than 30 years of experience. He works closely with fuel oil dealers to improve operational margins by managing fuel quality. In addition, Leo engages with national and regional fleets to help boost operational performance while simultaneously reducing fuel spend and improving cents per mile driven. He has held management positions at several large, multi-state retail and commercial fuel sales organizations.

This is the most comprehensive biodiesel educational seminar available anywhere in the nation. If you consume, market, trade or distribute diesel fuel, this is a can’t-miss event.

Tim Keaveney, executive vice president of business development, Hero BX.

If you are interested in implementing the easiest, most cost-effective way to reduce your carbon footprint, this session on biodiesel put on by some of the industry’s leading experts will give you all you need to know.

Steve Howell, ASTM Fellow, AOCS Fellow

XBX will take attendees deep into the supply chain’s epicenter. The program will prepare buyers, sellers, and end users to understand how the supply chain impacts fuels and how they can establish defenses to circumvent downstream challenges before they develop.

Paul Nazzaro, Petroleum Liaison, National Biodiesel Board