Cleantech Navigate Northeast Summit

Presented by the NECEC Institute


District Hall

75 Northern Avenue
Boston, MA 02210

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April 28, 2014 9:00AM–4:00PM


Bring your Expertise to the Table to Shape the Northeast Cleantech Innovation, Entrepreneurship & Commercialization Community

Because you are an established leader in the regional cleantech ecosystem, NECEC invites you to the first-ever symposium specifically designed to bring together a diverse group of Northeast's leaders in clean technology innovation, entrepreneurship & commercialization to:

  • Connect with other regional leaders to expand and strengthen your network of resources,
  • Identify key opportunities to build the regional innovation, entrepreneurship & commercialization community, and
  • Share your expertise to help develop best practices.

The Navigate Summit is the first of two Cleantech Navigate Northeast annual gatherings of the leaders in cleantech innovation, entrerpreneurship & commercialization from across New York and the Northeast, with the goal of identifying trends, best practices, and opportunities for collaboration.

This event will be attended by an intimate group of the region's leaders and will include representation from incubators and accelerators, universities and research institutions, state and municipal entities, financial instititutions and other leading organizations. Guest speakers/facilitators currently include:

  • Sarah Jane Maxed, Research Manager with the Institute for Strategy and Competitiveness at Harvard University
  • Dave Miller, Investor with Clean Energy Venture Group
  • Johanna Wolfson, Techbridge Manager at Fraunhofer Center for Sustainable Energy Systems

Running parallel to the Navigate Summit will be the NECEC's Strategic Partner Network: Innovation Workshop. The Strategic Partner Network (SPN) is an exclusive network of leading global corporations looking to expand their strategic rols and open innovation strategies in the cleantech industry. Attendees of the SPN Innovation Workshop will join the Navigate Summit at 2:00 for a joint session that will includes time for networking with this sought after audience. Click here for the full agenda.

About NECEC Institute

The joint mission of the NECEC Institute and its sister organization, the New England Clean Energy Council, is to accelerate New England’s clean energy economy to global leadership by building an active community of stakeholders and a world-class cluster of clean energy companies. The NECEC Institute, a 501(c)(3), leads regional programs to develop the region’s cleantech cluster focusing its efforts on 1) Innovation, 2) Cluster & Economic Development, and 3) Education & Workforce Development.