BEPS 2023 28th Meeting


Due to unforseen circumstances, the BEPS board members have postponed the annual conference. We will be rescheduling this event so please check back periodically for updates.

For those that already registered, conference registration fees will be reimbursed in a timely fashion.

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The 28th annual meeting of the Bio-Environmental Polymer Society (BEPS) is scheduled for September 20-22, 2023 (Wed-Fri) at Montana State University (MSU) in Bozeman, Montana. All events will held at the College of Engineering’s Norm Asbjornson Hall, a state-of-the-art LEED Platinum certified building. Learn more about MSU’s College of Engineering here.

The conference includes three days of presentations and posters highlighting current research in biopolymers and bioproducts that may help the environment and create a more sustainable future.

Committee Members

Chairman: Cecily Ryan (Montana State University, Bozeman, MT, USA)

Organizing Committee:
Joe Stanzione (Rowan University, Glasboro, NJ, USA)
Nandika D’Souza (University of North Texas, Denton, TX, USA)
Greg Glenn (USDA, Albany, CA, USA)
Richard Gross (RPI, Troy, NY, USA)
Manju Misra (University of Guelph, Ontario, CA)
Amar Mohanty (University of Guelph, Ontario, CA)
Srikanth Pilla (Clemson University, Greenville, SC, USA)
Jinwen Zhang (Washington State University, Pullman, WA, USA)
Dilpreet Bajwa (Montana State University, Bozeman, UT, USA)
Nicholas Rorrer (National Renewable Energy Lab, Golden, CO, USA)

Last updated: 29 AUG 2023