Cleantech Cluster LONDON

Partners/Sponsors

Norton Rose

London Hydrogen Partnership

When

Tuesday May 24, 2011 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM BST

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Contact:

Anne McIvor 
Cleantech Investor Ltd 
events@cleantechinvestor.com 
0044 (0) 20 7394 7110 

Where

Norton Rose LLP 
3 More London Riverside
London SE1 2AQ
United Kingdom
 

 

A Hydrogen Cluster? - 24 May 2011

Fuel Cell Bus LondonThe London Cleantech Cluster Event, on 24 May 2011 will focus on the theme of hydrogen and fuel cells in transport. London already has a fleet of hydrogen buses - and is introducing black cabs fuelled by hydrogen. This event will explore whether these vehicles are the precursors of a fully fledged hydrogen economy in the city - and the extent to which the UK is developing a hydrogen cluster.

Panelists will debate questions such as:

- London is already rolling out a battery electric vehicle charging infrastructure: do we need a hydrogen infrastructure for transport as well?

- What is the role of Transport for London in promoting innovative transport solutions in hydrogen and fuel cell space?

- How is the technology in hydrogen and fuel cells for transport progressing? Is it economically feasible to run a hydrogen or fuel cell vehicle?

- Which London research institutes are focusing on hydrogen and fuel cells? And do they work in unison with the London Authority?

This is an opportunity for you to discuss cleantech innovation and investment with venture capital investors and key players in the London 'hydrogen cluster'.

Take this opportunity to engage with cleantech entrepreneurs, investors, research institutes and local development agencies by attending this event.

The event will take place at the offices of our sponsor Norton Rose LLP from 6pm to 9pm and will involve a panel discussion followed by networking drinks. Don't miss out, book your place now.

Panelists will include:

John Butt - Founder/General Partner, Conduit Ventures

Dennis Hayter - VP Business Development, Intelligent Energy and Chairman of the UK Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Association

Marcello Contestabile - Research Associate, Imperial College
 

Kerry Ann Adamson - Research Director, Pike Research

Delegates will include:

* Entrepreneurs - building new cleantech businesses  

* Universities/research institutes - cultivating new clean technologies  

* Angel investors - seed funding local cleantech start-ups

* Venture capital Investors - financing cleantech innovations

* City/regional administrations - promoting the adoption of clean technologies

* Development agencies - fostering innovation and industry

Cleantech Cluster Events are organised by Cleantech Investor Ltd, the publisher of Cleantech magazine, and Rushlight Events. Cleantech Cluster Events provide a forum for debate and interaction between the many stakeholders involved in a Cleantech Cluster.

Attendance at Cleantech Cluster Events costs 25 (plus VAT) per person.