2020 Algae Biomass Summit going virtual

The 2020 Algae Biomass Summit is going virtual. In light of the continued uncertainty around the global COVID-19 outbreak the Algae Biomass Organization’s board of directors has decided to transition the key industry event into a virtual format to best move the industry forward while… [Read the full story]

The Algae Foundation — looking back and moving forward

The Algae Foundation sees a future that embraces algae as an essential solution for a sustainable and healthy planet and our mission is to create that future through education, mentoring, and public outreach and engagement. A 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, the Algae Foundation, was formed…

Matt Carr to exit ABO

Dr. Matt Carr, Executive Director of the Algae Biomass Organization since 2014, has announced that he will be leaving the organization at the end of March to return to academia. The ABO Board of Directors will soon begin the process of recruiting a new Executive Director. In the meantime, ABO… [Read the full story]

ABO accepting abstracts for Algae Biomass Summit in Orlando

The Algae Biomass Organization (ABO) has announced that the 2019 Algae Biomass Summit will take place in Orlando, Florida, September 16-19, 2019, at the Rosen Centre Hotel. The annual Summit is the world’s largest gathering of algae scientists, entrepreneurs, investors, government… [Read the full story]

Algae-based feed could reduce CO2 levels

A new peer-reviewed study, reported by the Algae Biomass Organization, has shown that widespread use of algae in animal feed could help limit the rise in global temperature to 2 degrees Celsius by 2100 and possibly even turn back the clock, bringing atmospheric carbon concentrations down to preindustrial levels…