Canadian Biomass Magazine

OptiPellet calls for presentation proposals

March 12, 2020
By Ellen Cools

Are you a manufacturer or researcher in the wood pellet industry offering new technology or ways to optimize pellet operations and increase profits? Send us your proposal to present at OptiPellet 2020!

OptiPellet is the only event of its kind focused on current and future state-of-the-art pellet production technology. At this one-day workshop, speakers will present on challenges, solutions and opportunities to optimize modern pellet operations. It will offer a time-effective and affordable learning and networking opportunity for those driving the future of pellet manufacturing in their operation.

Co-located with the 2020 WPAC AGM and Conference in Vancouver, OptiPellet will be the only activity running on September 21.

Presentations about the following topics will be accepted:

  • Roundwood handling & size reduction
  • Drying
  • Emissions controls
  • Fire & explosion protection
  • Safety innovations
  • Hammer milling
  • Pelletizing
  • Packaging
  • Conveyors & storage
  • Shipping & logistics
  • Electronics & controls

Presentations that offer an in-depth case study with participation from pellet mill staff will be well received.

Note: Only presentations that have educational value for the audience will be considered. This is not a sales pitch. All presentations will be vetted by Canadian Biomass’ editorial team.

Send your brief presentation proposal to Canadian Biomass editor Ellen Cools ( by April 10.

For more information about the event, including location and registration details, visit

Print this page


Stories continue below