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Greenbackers COP26 SuperPitch 9 November Full Agenda for Live and Online

Pre Webcast

14:00 – 15:00 Set-up
15:00-16:00Registration, Networking, Exhibits by Sponsors and Venture Cohort
16:00 – 16:15Transition to Auditorium
16:15 – 16:30[Online Stream Goes Live] Welcome, Introduction, Programme and Agenda Overview

Overview

16:30 – 16:40Keynote Speech (Bertrand Picard, SolarImpulse Foundation)
16:40 – 16:50Sustainable Transportation Cohort Pitches (5 x 2-minute pitches):
• CityQ [Live Pitch]
• FOREV [Live Pitch]
• Hydrogen Systems Australia [Video]
• Paua [Live Pitch]
• TISICS [Live Pitch]
16:50 – 17:05Sustainable Transportation Panel Discussion (Poonam Malik, Neil Foster, and Sarah Petrie. Chaired by Mark Hannigan)
17:05 – 17:20Blue Economy Cohort Pitches (6 x 2-minute pitches):
• CPower [Live Pitch]
• Seawater Solutions [Live Pitch]
• Smart Green Shipping [Video]
• Subsea Micropiles [Live Pitch]
• Tocardo [Live Pitch]
• Zelim [Live Pitch]
• Hydrowheel [Live Pitch]
17:20 – 17:30Keynote Speech (Mr Ivan McKee MSP, Scottish Government)
17:30 – 17:45Blue Economy Panel Discussion (Michelle Howell, Claire Mack, Clare Foster. Chaired by Andrew Smith)
17:45 – 18:15[Online Stream Pauses] Return to the Foyer for a comfort break and networking opportunities
18:15Back to the Auditorium [Online Stream Resumes]
18:15 – 18:30Energy & Power Cohort Pitches (7 x 2-minute Pitch):
• Blockchain Triangle [Video]
• Cheesecake Energy [Live Pitch]
• Chitendai [Live Pitch]
• Lambda Energy [Live Pitch]
• Magtor [Live Pitch]
• ZuOs [Live Pitch]
• Katrick Technologies [Video]
18:30 – 18:45Energy & Power Discussion (Jacqueline Redmond, Keith Mitchell, Sarah Melaney. Chaired by John Steedman)
18:45 – 19:00Resource Conservation Pitches (6 x 2-minute Pitch):
• Dryad [Live Pitch]
• Exxfire [Live Pitch]
• eHempHouse [Live Pitch]
• Limit Jeans [Live Pitch]
• Propelair [Live Pitch]
• Swiss Vault [Live Pitch]
19:00 – 19:15Resource Conservation Panel Discussion (Mark Munro, Jim Wilson and Paul Morris. Chaired by Andrew Smith.)
19:15 – 19:30 Reflections and Thanks
19:30 – 21:00[Online Stream Ends] Drinks Reception, Networking, Meet the Ventures

Keynote Speakers

Bertrand Piccard

Initiator & Chairman
Solar Impulse Foundation

Mr Ivan McKee, MSP

Minister for Business, Trade,
Tourism and Enterprise
Scottish Government


Transport Panelists

Dr Poonam Malik
Head of Investment
Strathclyde university
Sarah Petrie
Head of Investment
Michelin Scotland Innov Park
Neil Foster
Global Chair Technology
Brown Rudnick LLP

Blue Economy Panelists

Michelle Howell
Head of Investment Mgmt
Scottish Enterprise
Clare Mack
CEO
Scottish Renewables
Clare Foster
Head of Clean Energy
Shepherd & Wedderburn

Power & Energy Panelists

Jacqueline Redmond
Exec Dir PNDC
Strathclyde University
Alan Mortimer
Dir of Innovation
Wood Clean Energy
Keith Mitchell
Partner
N4 Partners

Resource Conservation Panelists

Mark Munro
Executive Director
Scottish Nat’l Inv Bank
Jim Wilson
Ex Investment Mgr
Scottish & Southern Energy
Paul Morris
CIO, VC Unit
Dept for Int’l Trade
9 November 2021