The CleanTech Innovation Exchange is always dedicated to entrepreneurship, innovation and investing in clean technology. More than 70 entrepreneurs, investors and innovators of large organizations with clean technology were at the first CTIX together to accelerate growth. Topics at the CTIX I inlcuded innovation, short your time-to-market through integrated 3D design and manage rapid growth.
The second edition of the CleanTech Innovation Exchange grew in number of participants. It was great to hear the speakers on the status of regional and global cleantech investment, attracting venture capital, on opportunities in the cleantech Delta region, the latest news from The Hague and how to structure a good sales organization.
“It was very interesting, especially the network was very good. I have met people whom I definitely contact in the future. “
“The CleanTech Business Club is a great experience. Important into mixing people localy and international, it is realy important if you grow a business.“
On September 22th 2011 was the third edition of the CTIX at the Van Nelle Ontwerp Fabriek. Speakers as Jempi Moens inspired other entrepreneurs to deal with their customers and their market positioning in a different way. Entrepreneurs enjoyed the experience of different pitches, where other entrepreneurs shared their experiences. There was also an important presentation of IP strategy and many entrepreneurs have gained very valuable contacts.
“I find it a very successful event with inspirational speakers. Also nice to see especially the pitchers, the members of the CleanTech Business Club.”
CTIX IV took place on 08-02-12, again geared toward helping entrepreneurs grow their cleantech businesses. Speakers included, Frans van den Heuvel (CEO at ProxEnergy and former CEO Scheuten Solar), Coenraad de Vries (Managing Partner at Start Green Venture Capital), Rob van der Meij (CEO BiAqua, former CEO FluXXion and founder kiOR), Nico ten Wolde (Strategy & Innovation Manager, Rabobank Nederland), among others. CTBC members also shared their inspirational journeys with the help of moderator Frank Ostyn from Autodesk.
“Did a pitch for @basenergie at the @ctix_event today, had a great day, great speakers, great audience, many opportunities thank you CTIX!” - Arash Aazami, Founder BAS Energie
Sign up for CTIX V on 18 -10-2012!