|We thought you might be interested in finding information about CleanTech events on the CleanTechies website. Below, we put together a first overview of some upcoming conferences around the world. This is just a start, stay tuned as we will announce more events on this Blog.If you would like us to mention a particular event, please contact us or simply post a comment below. We will update this list to reflect relevant entries.
This post has been updated to include additional events.
January 19-21, 2009 – Abu Dhabi, UAE
Government officials, heads of global organizations, leading environmentalists and international investors are meeting for the second time after the first summit last year to discuss, debate and plan the world’s future energy. More than 15,000 people are expected to attend, and the exhibition will cover over 20,000 sq meters.
The conference will deal with a wide range of themes including: Energy policy, Investment and funding, Green building, Clean transport, Solar, Wind, Biofuels, Ocean power, Geothermal, Waste to energy, Fuel cells, Carbon management, Environmental strategy.
January 21/22, 2009 – Amsterdam, Netherlands
This 2-day international conference focuses on the impact that changing oil availability will have on society. It will discuss possible new business opportunities, look at challenges and provide answers how they can be solved. The first day of the conference will deal with political and macro-economical aspects of changing oil supply, while the second day will deal with effects on specific economical sectors, including Transport & Infrastructure, Food & Agriculture, Energy systems and Chemicals & Materials.
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February 2/3, 2009 – San Jose, CA, USA
This 2-day conference, presented by the International Association of Nanotechnology and the Clean Tech Institute, will feature leading policy makers, venture capitalists, industry leaders, energy experts and educators in the field of CleanTech. It will have lectures and panel discussions on Policies, Incentives, Investment and Intellectual Property. It will also feature an Advanced Technology Showcase on Photovoltaic, Concentrating Solar Power, Fuel Cells, Wind Energy and Electric Vehicles.
May 3-6, 2009 – Houston, TX, USA
Clean Technology Conference & Expo 2009
Brings together over 5,000 technology and business leaders and experts from academia, investment, government, start-ups and Fortune 1,000 companies. Participants are active in identifying latest clean technologies and commercial sustainable solutions, driving advanced research insight and best practices, matching buyers and sellers, enabling strategic partnerships and providing IP licensing, venture capital, corporate financing and customer acquisition opportunity.
June 15-17, 2009 – Amman, Jordan
International Conference and Exhibition on Green Energy & Sustainability
This is a 3-day international conference that focuses on aspects of renewable energy and green technologies. It especially discusses application and impact on Jordan and the whole Middle East region. The event is organized by the Hashemite University in cooperation with Jordanian Renewable Energy Society.