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7th Annual Women in Cleantech & Sustainability WCS

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A virtual TED-style event featuring the brightest minds and most inspiring stories of the clean economy metamorphosis.

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WCS Talks Virtual Series

WCS Talks kicks off this year as a series of virtual TED-style events featuring the brightest minds and most inspiring stories of the clean economy metamorphosis occurring all over the world. The series features both women and men from a variety of sectors sharing their perspectives and challenging our assumptions.

WCS Pitch Competition

Our startup pitch competition is the only one in the U.S. focused on spotlighting companies led by women, either as CEOs or in the C-suite. Women from six companies are selected from hundreds of applications to pitch their innovative cleantech or sustainable-focused business idea to a panel of industry leaders. Winners will enjoy a large prize pool to continue growing their business and are announced the day of the event.

About Us

Women in Cleantech and Sustainability (WCS) fosters an influential network of professionals to further the roles of women in growing the green economy and making a positive impact on the environment. Today, WCS is home to over 4,500 community members internationally, with local chapters in the San Francisco Bay Area and Los Angeles. Our members consist of all genders and range from the students and entry level professionals, to founders, C-Suite executives and investors.

WCS Talks Part Two

Pitch Competition

January 21, 2021 at 4 pm PT

Shining a spotlight on women-led startups from around the world, the third annual pitch competition features female entrepreneurs from the cleantech and sustainability industry. The winner of the competition will enjoy a large prize pool to continue growing their business, including preferential consideration to serve on a Cleantech Forum San Francisco panel, among other prizes.

Meet the Finalists

Learn more about their start-up pitch here!

Melody Brenna, CEO

Reef Life Restoration

Madeline Miller, Founder/CEO

NexTiles

Lindsey Hoell, CEO and Co-Founder

Dispatch Goods

Susan Blanchet, Founder and CEO

Origen Air Systems Ltd.

Laureen Meroueh, CEO

Alchemr

Kristin Sampayan, CEO

Opcondys, Inc.

Meet the Judges

Amy Duffuor, Principal

Prime Impact Fund

Nneka Uzoh, Director of Innovation

Elemental Excelerator

Amy Francetic, Managing Director

Buoyant Ventures

Barbara Russel, Co-Founder

CapW Global

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WCS Talks Part Three

March 13, 2021 at 9 am PT

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WCS Talks Part Four

May 8, 2021 at 9 am PT

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Are you a student?

We are delighted to offer discounted tickets for students. To qualify, please send a photo of your student ID with the expiration date of your ID fully visible, to info@womencleantechsustainability.org. After we verify your student status we will send you a discount code to secure your 20% student discount.

Become a Sponsor

To become a sponsor or for more information, please contact us: sponsorships@womencleantechsustainability.org

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