LONDON, Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CleanEquity Monaco's eighth annual conference will continue its mission to enable and accelerate world relevant, best in class, disruptive clean technology companies.
Executives will be provided with an intimate and collegiate setting to meet and work with carefully selected financial and corporate investors, strategic acquirers, established industry representatives, key policy makers, government officials, end users and international trade media.
The invitation only event, established by His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco & Mungo Park, Chairman of Innovator Capital, has become known as the world's leading emerging cleantech forum.
Innovator Capital sources over 600 companies annually from 11 sectors and over 70 sub-sectors of the cleantech and resource efficiency industries. A rigorous process selects the top 30 to present their story in Monaco. Companies must meet high standards of management ability & integrity, unique technological differentiation protected by intellectual property and high, global revenue potential.
Presenting Companies 2014 (sample):
Delegates invited to attend CleanEquity are all senior decision makers looking to engage actively with inventors and entrepreneurs to assist them with achieving their commercial and strategic goals. Emphasis is placed on facilitating direct networking opportunities between all attendees before and during the forum.
Thought provoking, pragmatic plenary sessions and workshops, with distinguished speakers and participants from world leading companies and organisations, contribute to the event's excellent 8 year reputation.
The conference closes with the prestigious CleanEquity Monaco Awards presented by His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco. Award winners are chosen by a panel of independent experts with previous winners going on to experience outstanding success.
Previous winners include:
Amantys – 2013
Design & manufacturing company of innovative medium and high voltage power electronics switching products - achieved a major commercial breakthrough and a collaborative deal with Hitachi.
Tendril – 2012
Home energy management software - raised $25 million.
HaloIPT – 2011
Inductive power transfer for wireless EV charging - acquired by Qualcomm.
Novaled – 2010
Providers of materials & technologies for OLEDs - acquired by Samsung Cheil Industries.
We are delighted to announce our continuing partnership with a returning sponsor, the international law firm Covington & Burling LLP.
Andrew Jack, Partner and co-chair of Covington's Clean Energy and Climate industry group, commented:
"CleanEquity Monaco has an established reputation as one of the leading events on the global cleantech calendar, bringing together entrepreneurs, investors and industrialists passionate about deploying and commercializing cutting-edge technologies from across the globe. Now in our sixth year of sponsorship, we have been proud each year to support and assist CleanEquity and many of its impressive presenting companies through the year-round participation of a dedicated group of our senior technology, policy and transactional lawyers from our offices in Europe, Asia and the United States. In a world that is increasingly complex and highly regulated, Covington & Burling have built a powerful firm-wide capability to help our clients navigate the intersection of law and policy, a capability, which is aligned perfectly with the dynamic development of the global cleantech sector and the focus of events such as CleanEquity Monaco. The firm's transactional and technology expertise coupled with our ability to advise on the toughest legal, policy and commercial challenges produces consistent results for our clients' businesses."
CleanEquity is delighted also to announce the continued support of its key media partner PR Newswire, the global media and communications expert.
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For further information about attending CleanEquity Monaco 2015, use the contact details below or visit the conference website: www.cleanequitymonaco.com.
Stephen Theodossi, Innovator Capital Limited
Tel.: +44 20 7297 6840