Rushlight Transport Briefing

Wednesday 30 January 2019

The Royal Society, 6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London, SW1Y 5AG

Lead Sponsor
Innovation Showcase




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UK Transport Energy Breakfast Seminar


Resourceful Conference


Cleantech Conference incorporating the Sustainable Solutions Market Panel


The Rushlight Show incorporates:

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

The agenda for the day is as follows:

7.45 to 10.30 UK Transport Energy Breakfast & Seminar
9.00 to 16.00 Exhibition
10.30 to 13.00 Cleantech Conference and Resourceful Conference
13.00 to 14.00 Lunch, Exhibition, Investor Walkabout and Networking
14.00 to 17.00 Cleantech Conference 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


The Show brochure is available HERE

The Innovate UK Clean Growth & Infrastructure Systems Directory is available HERE 


Venner Shipley are offering a complimentary IP clinic to delegates of the Rushlight Show to discuss how best to protect their IP. Please quote RUSHL19SHOW to arrange a one-to-one meeting with their patent and trademark specialists to discuss: 

  • Patent filing and prosecution processes, both in the UK and abroad.
  • Invention capture and recognising your intellectual property assets
  • Inventorship and ownership issues
  • IP Strategy management
  • Preparing due diligence & investment reports
  • IP transactions (assignments & licensing)
  • Opposing competitor patents & defending against third-party oppositions
  • Infringement, validity & freedom-to-operate opinions
  • Trade marks, designs & copyright


Previous Innovate UK Showcases at Rushlight Shows:

The Directory of Projects for the Innovate UK Energy Catalyst – Round 1 can be found HERE

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 Directory of Projects for the Innovate UK Energy Catalyst – Round 4 can be found HERE


This is what delegates thought of the 2019 event:

I found it to be a very useful and interesting day…….The panel session was excellent and incredibly varied in the attendance and range of questions asked – David Warren, Head of Circular Economy Policy Development, Welsh Government

it was a really good/ busy show so well done with organising it all! – Peter Lilley, igeolise

Thank you for organising such a great event – Greg Lavery, Director, Rype Office

Many thanks for organising a great event – David Jones, Scene Connect

The event is becoming ever more established and effective as means of meeting a large number of high quality companies in a very efficient manner. …. this is probably the best event of its kind in the London calendar – long may it prosper – Nick Goddard, Factor-e Ventures

Thank you for all the effort in organising an excellent event this week. We had a great show and look forward to the next one! –  Alex Chalkley, Director, Granted Consultancy

Thank you and the team for a great event yesterday and the chance to pitch Recycling Technologies. The Circular Economy and plastic waste discussions in the Kohn Centre were very pertinent –  Bronwen Jameson,  Marketing Communications Manager, Recycling Technologies

Many congratulations on hosting such a great event yesterday: we learned a great deal and made some super contacts – Anita Bradshaw, CEO, Green Sea Guard

As far as I could see it went flawlessly, which means that you and your team did a fabulous job of making a very complex machine work very effectively. We all thoroughly enjoyed the day and the evening event – thank you.   Many thanks again and we hope to participate again soon – Dominic Quennell, CEO, Enertechnos Ltd

Thanks for a great day today. Always so interesting to see the excellent companies you gather together. A very full head as a result (good)! – Cam Ross, Green Angels Syndicate

I congratulate you on the success of the Rushlight show 2019, it was very interesting in my opinion – Katia Rancan , Environmental Engineer, Franchetti Group, Italy

It was a great show with a real buzz going around for most of the day – Jim Wilson, Director, Forev

Great conference yesterday, really enjoyed it! Lots of great startups, lots of great investors – Mark Florisson, CEO at Urban Mobility Labs