2023 CLIMATE TECH EXCHANGE

Monday, Oct 16 - 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM

The 2023 Climate Tech Exchange will highlight industry engagement opportunities and climate technology in Maryland.

Hosted by the Maryland Energy Innovation Accelerator (MEIA) and the Maryland Technology Enterprise Institute (Mtech), the afternoon includes moderated conversations with industry leaders, a pitch showcase from three Maryland startups, and networking happy hour with startup founders.

Free to attend, with advance registration, this is a special pre-conference program of the 2023 Maryland Clean Energy Summit, being held on Tuesday, October 17, at the College Park Marriott Hotel & Conference Center.

REGISTRATION FOR THE CLIMATE TECH EXCHANGE HAS CLOSED
Please note that we are at capacity and no walk-up attendees will be admitted.

A separate ticket is required to attend the Summit

TimeLocationEventSpeakers
1:30 PM - 1:40 PMWelcome RemarksWade Haerle - Director, Maryland Energy Innovation Accelerator
1:40 PM - 2:25 PMInventor Exchange - The Serial Inventor: Learning from Successful Climate Tech InventorsModerator: Ellen D. Williams, Distinguished University Professor and the Director of the Earth Systems Science Interdisciplinary Center (ESSIC)
Panelists:
Liangb
ing Hu, Professor, University of Maryland
 
Chao Wang, Professor, Johns Hopkins University 

Prof. Eric Wachsman, Director, Maryland Energy Innovation Institute

2:25 PM - 3:10 PMPitch ShowcaseTeam A- Jumplights - Matteo Del Ninno & John Peeler Team
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N5 Sensors - Abhishek Motayed 
Team C- AquaLith Advanced Materials - Greg Cooper
3:10 PM - 3:55 PMInvestor Exchange - Investment Community Update: Overview of the Climate Tech Funding LandscapeModerator: Mike Ducker, Associate Director, Maryland Energy Innovation Accelerator
Panelists:
Mike Ravenscroft, Managing Director of the University System of Maryland (USM) Momentum Fund
Tim Shaw, Co-Founder, President BrightWave
Ugi Otgonbaatar, Director, Technology Strategy, Grants & Partnerships, Constellation
3:55 PM - 4:00 PMClosing RemarksWade Haerle - Director, Maryland Energy Innovation Accelerator
4:00 PMNetworking Happy Hour with Startup Founders

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Inventor Exchange - The Serial Inventor: Learning from Successful Climate Tech Inventors

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Ellen Williams

Distinguished University Professor & Director, Earth Systems Science Interdisciplinary Center
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Liangbing Hu

Professor, Materials Science Engineering
UMD-College Park
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Dr. Eric Wachsman

Director
Maryland Energy Innovation Institute
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Dr. Chao Wang

Associate Professor, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Whiting School of Engineering, Johns Hopkins University
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Investor Exchange - Investment Community Update: Overview of the Climate Tech Funding Landscape

Mike Ducker

Mike Ducker

Associate Director
Maryland Energy Innovation Accelerator
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Mike Ravenscroft

Managing Director
University System of Maryland Momentum Fund
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Ugi Otgonbaatar

Director, Technology Strategy, Grants & Partnerships
Constellation
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Tim Shaw

Co-Founder, President
BrightWave
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