UCLA Cleantech & Advanced Materials Partnering Conference and Reception
Hosted by UCLA's Office of Intellectual Property & Industry Sponsored Research (OIP-ISR).
Friday, September 27, 2013
12:30 PM - 6:00 PM
UCLA Covel Commons
330 De Neve Dr., Los Angeles, CA 90095
Event registration and additional information available at: http://oip.ucla.edu/cleantech
This event is a unique opportunity for industry, investors, and inventors to gather and interact with some of the best and brightest in the fields of energy, water, and materials research. The keynote speaker is Ira Ehrenpreis, General Partner at Technology Partners, who currently serves on the Board of Tesla Motors, and has been investing in this space since 1996. In terms of an agenda, there will be two panels, one focusing on industry/academia collaboration and the other representing investor trends, challenges, and interests within their segments. Additionally, there will be three, separate faculty speaker tracks: Energy, Water, and Materials, with subcategories representing a spectrum of technologies. There will also be ample time for networking with industry representatives, investors, and inventors across many commercial & research segments. Companies already confirmed as attending include Bayer MaterialScience, Boeing Spectrolab, Solvay, Schneider Electric, Quallion & Waste Management, amongst others.