Energy and CleanTech Startup Pitch Event

IEEE SCV Consumer Electronics Society, Young Professionals and Power and Energy Society are excited to invite you to this Energy and CleanTech Startup Pitch Event hosted by Plug and Play Tech Center.
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If you are a startup, and, would like to pitch to Angel Investors/VCs/Corporate Investors, please apply here
Winning teams will be given 3 month access to the Plug and Play networks and more – details to come soon!
Date: July 13, 2017
Time: 1:30PM – 6PM, networking reception from 6PM-7PM
Location: Plug and Play Sunnyvale (440 N. Wolfe Road, Sunnyvale)
Preliminary Agenda:
1:30 – 2:00pm Check in
2:00 – 2:15pm Plug and Play Tech Center Introduction
2:15 – 2:30pm IEEE Intro: Joseph Wei, Chair, IEEE CE Society/Co-founder, Lab360
2:30 – 3:00pm Keynote: Steve Jordan, Chair, IEEE Power & Energy Society/CEO, WaterCity
3:00 – 4:00pm Startup pitch – group 1
4:00 – 4:30pm Networking Break
4:30 – 5:00pm Energy and CleanTech fireside chat
5:00 – 6:00pm Startup pitch – group 2
6:00 – 7:00pm Wrap-up and social
Come hear leading industry executives and pitches from start-ups in Energy and CleanTech to a panel of VCs and Incubators from:
• Alex Au, CTO, NEXTracker
• Chris Berkner, Founder & CEO, The Berkner Group
• Drew Baglino, VP of Technology, Tesla
• Edwin Liu, Sr VP, Nexant
• Jackson Zhang, Principal, Baruch Future Ventures
• Joseph Wei, Chair, IEEE CE Society; Co-founder, Lab360
• Larry Kelly, Chair, Band of Angels – Energy SIG
• Matthew Thompson, Lead Scientist, Tri Alpha Energy
• Mu Li, VP, Silver Spring Networks
• Peter Hsi, Director, Honeywell
• Raghuram Madabushi, Director, GE Ventures
• Steve Jordan, Chair, IEEE Power and Energy Society; CEO, Watercity
• Tiemin Zhou, Partner, IPV Capital
• Vasily Nikolaev, Partner, Quantum Wave Fund
• More to come
There will also be international companies attending the event, including:
• Bangchak Petroleum
• Siemens Power
• Osaka Gas
(Event agenda is tentative and may be subject to change, including VC/Company list)

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