Rushlight Transport Briefing

Thursday 25 January 2018

The Royal Geographical Society, 1 Kensington Gore, London, SW7 2AR

Lead Sponsors
Innovation Showcase




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UK Energy Breakfast Seminar


Resourceful Conference



Sustainable Solutions Market Panel


The Rushlight Show incorporates:

  • an Exhibition of innovative clean technology solutions, including the Innovate UK Energy Catalyst Round 4 Showcase
  • Cleantech Conference, incorporating the Cleantech Innovation Showcase
  • Sustainable Solutions Market Panel
  • Resourceful Conference, in association with LCRN and the Circular Economy Club
  • UK Energy Breakfast & Seminar

The Directory of Projects for the Innovate UK Energy Catalyst – Round 2 can be found HERE.

The Directory of Projects for the Innovate UK Energy Catalyst – Round 3 can be found HERE.

The agenda for the day is as follows:

8.00 to 10.30 UK Energy Breakfast & Seminar
9.00 to 10.00 Exhibition
10.30 to 13.00 Cleantech Conference, Sustainable Solutions Market Panel and Resourceful Conference
13.00 to 14.15 Lunch, Exhibition and Networking
14.15 to 17.00 Cleantech Conference, Sustainable Solutions Market Panel and Resourceful Conference
17.00 Show ends and registration for the Rushlight Awards Party begins


This event is for:

  • organisations that are developing and deploying clean innovations and technologies
  • sustainability practitioners, heads of procurement, business owners and others looking to adopt clean technologies and manage their organisation’s environmental footprint proactively
  • investors and financiers in clean technologies, renewables energy and resource projects and companies
  • firms advising cleantech developers and deployers
  • social entrepreneurs and local community project participants
  • local authorities and government departments
  • analysts, media and other participants of the sector


This is what delegates thought of the 2017 event:

“Thank you for a wonderful day yesterday. EMEC saw great value in meeting some of the most pioneering cleantech companies around, as well as engaging in some positive conversations around the encouraging development of hydrogen in the U.K.” –
Catrin Sutherland, EMEC

Great event and always pleased to be involved.  Congratulations on the 10 years – John Williams, Sinvestec

It was a great event as ever, thanks for including us at late notice. – Pete Stirling, Dashboard

Many thanks also for the event – well done! A very worthwhile day and many good connections made… – Kevin Fitzgibbon, Predictive Control Solutions

Many thanks for organising the Rushlight show last week – I found it very interesting. – Jason Hunter, Capitas Finance

It was my pleasure to be part of such a great event. Well done (again). – Ali Naini, Managing Director, Turquoise International Limited

It was a pleasure to partake. I felt it was a highly successful and constructive day with lots to follow up.   Congratulations on pulling it all together. – Gavin Taylor, Assistant General Manager, Energy Dept, Mitsui Europe

A really enjoyable and inspiring event – Mike Roberts, Managing Director, HAB Housing

There were even more high quality delegates present than in previous years.  Congratulations to you for organising such a successful event! – Paul Derry, partner, Venner Shipley

Congratulations on a great event. It was inspiring to see the entrepreneurs and startups pitch their ideas and business models. – Amy A.Razek, operations officer, Trade & Competitiveness,  IFC World Bank

It was really amazing! Thanks a lot.  Would be great to join next year again. – Elena  Dieckmann,  AEROPOWDER (Co-Founder)

By way of feedback I’d like to express my appreciation for this event.   Excellent networking. – Robin Young, Applied Materials Technology

I thought the event was impressively attended and well run. In all, a great success. – Andrew Bond, Partner, Smith & Williamson

Well done on a great event – J A Lydiard Wilson, Managing Director – Accenture Operations