Cleantech 2007 Announces More Early Stage Company Presentation Selections
March 27, 2007 04:24 PM US Eastern Timezone
Overall, more than 100 early stage technology companies submitted to present at the 2007 Early Stage Reviews.
SANTA CLARA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TechConnect.org, producer of Cleantech 2007, today announced its Early Stage Ventures Conference Program to be held in California at the Santa Clara Conference Center, May 23rd - 24th. Overall, more than 100 early stage technology companies submitted to present at the 2007 Early Stage Reviews. Twenty six have been selected to present at the Cleantech 2007 conference.
“Clean technologies are rapidly maturing from lab to marketplace. The Cleantech Early Stage Company Review provides an ideal forum for seed to early stage companies to showcase their technologies, market advantages, and to search for funding,” said Matthew Laudon, Executive Director of TechConnect.org. “Companies are given 10 minutes to present and will have on-site feedback from Cleantech Ventures Vetting Team. This year’s Vetting team includes representatives from such firms as: IBM, Intel Capital, Mohr-Davidow Ventures, DuPont Ventures, Motorola Investments, Atlas Ventures, X Seed Capital, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney, Quantum Insight, 3i, UBS, and Draper Fisher Jurvetson.”
The goal of the Early Stage funding and partnering event is to unite early stage clean technology companies with industrial users, funding sources, technology providers and the media and analysts community. This is the ideal forum for both investment interests and corporate business development opportunities. This venue will be used to promote the commercial maturation across the cleantech landscape, globally from technology to products.
The format is a fast-paced event consisting of a 10-minute briefing covering the products, target customers and business/licensing model for the presenting company. This will be followed by a short review from members of the panel including Q & A. Further one-on-one networking and business development discussions are held in preset meeting areas.
Highlighted Presenting companies are clustered by focus and include:
Cleantech Ventures & Partnering: Energy 1
|CellTech Power LLC|
|R&D Power Engineering Institute|
|Advanced Energy Products Corp|
Cleantech Ventures & Partnering: Materials & Applications
|ChromoGenics Sweden AB|
|PML- Innovative Particle-Monitoring Technologies|
Cleantech Ventures & Partnering: Energy 2
|Puget Sound Tidal Power LLC|
|Gold Star Biodiesel Ltd.|
|Prism Solar Technologies, Inc.|
Cleantech Ventures & Partnering: Sustainables, Efficiencies, Fuels
|Digital Solid State Propulsion LLC|
|Nila Inc. Environmentally Sustainable Lighting|
|Nobska Technologies, Inc.|
Cleantech Early Stage Ventures runs concurrently with Cleantech 2007, and Nanotech 2007, now celebrating its 10th year. Cleantech 2007 provides over 60 sessions on business and finance related to clean technology. The event also profiles new companies and technologies and encourage business and scientific discussion among cleantech and financial industry leaders.
To register or learn more information, go to http://www.cleantech2007.org. For additional information on sponsorship or participating, please call Denise Lee at (203) 245-4201.
About Cleantech 2007
Cleantech 2007 is a multi-disciplinary and multi-sector conference on global sustainability addressing advancements in traditional technologies, emerging technologies and clean business practices. Cleantech or clean technology is the growing set of technologies, products or services aimed at improving performance, productivity or efficiency while reducing energy and operating costs, as well as waste or pollution. http://www.Cleantech2007.org
TechConnect is a global technology outreach & development organization dedicated to locating the world’s most promising advanced technology sectors and assisting in the development of ecosystems focused on accelerating the flow of technologies from the research phase to the viable market phase. TechConnect produces conferences and publications founded upon the application of the academic Peer-Review process model towards the evaluation of emerging technologies and early stage companies, while providing access to funding, tools and professional resources.
With extensive knowledge in industry, academia, and business development, TechConnect brings only the best ideas and companies to its audience through publications, events, and outreach activities. Our markets served include: Cleantech, Nanotechnology and Technology Licensing (TechConnect Partnering).