New Technologies for Sustainable Development
Monday, May 20, 2013 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM (PDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
A Symposium and Networking Event
May 20th; 5-8PM - Seattle City Hall
Join us for a Showcase and Symposium event introducing some of the Northwest’s Clean Tech and Bio Tech companies, projects, and inventors whose products are designed to address global sustainability challenges and opportunities. The program combines a showcase of companies with a symposium that will address the gaps between early stage investment and the business strategies, market intelligence, and funding necessary for mid to long-term execution, including scaling and effectively bringing products to targeted international markets. Symposium panelists include Tim Elliott, Senior Business Officer, PATH, Peter Bladin, Vice President, Green Technology Fund, Global Partnerships; Preston Thompson, International Operations: Boeing, Ayni Education Int'l, EcoZoom Stoves, Zachary Rozga, international development strategy expert. Joe Mc Swiney, CEO Cascade Designs will present a case illustration to lead off discussion with the panelists.
Showcase companies to date include: Cascade Designs (case illustration); Burn Design Lab, Forward Mobility, MobiSante, NW WindPower, PotaVida, Pterofin, PowerSails, Solar Nexus
International, TayaSola, Strategic Executables
Meet these exciting companies and learn more about their impact.
· Showcase Reception 5:00 Company Information Tables & Refreshments
· Symposium 6:00
· Showcase & Networking coninue 7:15– 8:00
When & Where
The Network for Business Innovation and Sustainability (NBIS)
Sustainability Leadership, Strategy Development, and Best Practices for Northwest Companies and Organizations.