Programme List - BusinessGreen Technology & Investment Forum 2019


08:00 - 08.30

Registration and networking breakfast

08.30 - 08.40

Welcome and opening address

James Murray, Editor-in-Chief, BusinessGreen
Innovate UK
Clean Growth UK

08:40 - 09:05


Jeremy Leggett, Founder & Director, Solarcentury

09:05 - 09:45

Investor Panel Session

This session will feature a panel of three investors who will discuss what attracts them to the sustainable technology sector and what they look for.

James Cameron, Chairman, Overseas Development Institute
Mark Riminton, Investment Platform Manager, Clean Growth UK
Cam Ross, Director, Green Angel Syndicate

09:45– 10:55

Clean tech pitch session – Cohort 1

This session will feature representatives from clean tech companies offering a four minute ‘elevator pitch' introducing their business, the opportunities it offers, and its short to medium–term fund–raising plans.

Timings for the presentations will be tightly regulated.

  • Companies TBA

10:55– 11:15

Networking coffee break

Attendees will get a chance to continue conversations started by the presentations over coffee.

11:15 – 12:25

Clean tech pitch session – Cohort 2

  • Companies TBA

12:25 – 13:10

Structured networking session

Investors will be offered the opportunity to request short 5–10 minute meetings with the clean tech companies that have piqued their interest to ask further questions.

13:10 - 13.15

Closing address

James Murray, Editor-in-Chief, BusinessGreen