Ethanol Plenary Session Topic At The 49th Annual Mountain Plains Management Conference Set For Oct. 10-12 At The Kearney Ramada Inn; UNK Is Hosting Event

Larry Carstenson
Department of Accounting/Finance, 308.865.8570

Ethanol will be the focus of a plenary session at the 49th annual Mountain Plains Management Conference, which is being hosted by the University of Nebraska at Kearney College of Business and Technology. 

“The push to expand the use of ethanol in fuel production in the U.S. is having far-reaching implications,” said Dr. Bruce Forster, dean of the UNK College of Business and Technology and John Becker Endowed Professor of Business. “The papers in this session will explore various issues arising from the increased demand for ethanol production.” Dr. Forster will moderate the plenary session. The session is set for 8 – 9:30 a.m. on Thursday.

The three-day conference will take place Wednesday – Friday, Oct. 10 – 12, at the Kearney Ramada Inn. More than 70 papers will be presented by faculty from 26 colleges and universities. Presenters will be attending from Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Idaho, Indiana, Kansas, Michigan, Nebraska, New York,  North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oregon, South Dakota,Texas and Utah.