Rushlight Transport Briefing

Cleantech Conference 

The main element of this conference in 2018 is the Cleantech Innovation Showcase, involving presentations by some 40 companies with cutting edge clean technologies.  In order to have a focus for the presenters, there will be a panel of invited investors, financiers and corporate partners who will be able to connect with the presenters immediately after their presentation and in each of the breaks.  The fixed audience panel will be sitting at the front of the room and are available to connect with all delegates.

The 2018 Agenda is as follows:

Chair: Beverley Gower-Jones, CEO, Carbon Limiting Technologies

10.00am  Minister of State for BEIS

10.15am  Break as Minister leaves and UK Energy Seminar delegates move to the Exhibition

10.25am  Ruth McKernan, CEO, Innovate UK.

10.40-11.15  Panel 1  Research and early stage

11.15-11.30  Morning Break

Chair: Venner Shipley LLP

11.30-11.40  Flanders Investment & Trade

11.40-13.00  Early investment stage

13.00-14.15  Lunch, Networking and Exhibition

Chair:  Granted Consultancy

14.15-15.30 Late investment stage

15.30-15.45  Afternoon Break

Chair: Andrew Bond, Partner, Smith & Williamson

15.45-17.15  Post investment stage

17.15  Close

Fixed Audience Panel participants:

Andrew Wordsworth, Managing Director, Sustainable Venture Development Partners
Emma Fadlon, Early Stage Investment Archangel, KTN
Gavin Taylor, Assistant General Manager, Energy Dept, Mitsui Europe PLC
Vitaly Lazorin, CEO, Future Matters Venture Capital
John Williams, Chief Technical Officer, Sinvestec
Samuel Taylor, Manager Innovation Link, Ofgem
John Bromley, Head of Clean Energy, Legal & General Capital
Mark Bennett, Commercial Manager, Energy Technologies Institute
Victoria Navazo, CFO & Portfolio Manager, O2
Jim Totty, Managing Partner, Sustainable Technology Investors Ltd
Kate Jack, Head of UK Innovation Hub, Innogy
Alex Gilbert, Investment Manager, Amber Infrastructure
Ali Naini, Fund Manager, Low Carbon Innovation Fund
Bruce Colley, Access to Finance Manager, Innovate UK
Bala Nagarajan, Investment Director, Statoil Energy Ventures
Robert Jelski, Venture Partner, Electranova Capital
Matias Torrellas, Portfolio Manager, InnoEnergy
Tim Bradley, Technology Manager, National Grid
James Griffiths, Chief Investment Officer, Adapt Cocoon Equity LLP
Tristan Lloyd-Baker, Co-Founder, Seismic Ventures
Catherine Semmens, Senior Origination Manager, E.ON UK
Katya Akulinicheva, Chief Investment Officer, Systemiq