Cleantech Cluster Opportunities in Eastern Germany
Innovative Water Technologies for Smart Cities
Germany Trade & Invest (GTAI) is delighted to invite you to a special breakfast briefing in Seattle on Tuesday June 26, 2018.
Please join us to find out more about business opportunities in Germany’s - and particularly Eastern Germany's - thriving water technologies and cleantech industry. A comprehensive market overview will be complemented by insights into a US company’s experience of investing in Eastern Germany. Moreover, this event will facilitate a knowledge exchange between experts from the USA and Germany.
|Date & Time:|
Tuesday, June 26, 2018
07:30 - 10:00 AM
|Venue:||World Trade Center Seattle|
2200 Alaskan Way #410, Seattle, WA 98121
Please follow the link (external) to register for the event.
The registration process is managed by the Representative of German Business for the Western United States (GACC West) as our event partner.
Germany's Water Technologies Market
Pioneering environmental policy and a supportive legal framework have helped establish Germany as one of the leading markets for sustainable water technologies. With a world market share of 11 percent and an expected annual growth of almost 12 percent until 2025, Germany offers attractive opportunities for innovative water technologies. Please click here to find out more about Germany's water technogies market.
|07:30AM||Registration & Networking|
Welcome & Opening Words
Ulrich Fischer, Honorary Consul of the Federal Republic of Germany, Washington and Montana
J. Thomas Ranken, President and CEO, CleanTech Alliance
Climate Change Impacts on the Urban Water Sector – Uncommon Business Opportunities
Annika Förster, Manager Energy, Building & Environmental Technologies, Germany Trade & Invest
Trends and Perspectives in Industrial Water Management
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Sven-Uwe Geißen, Head of Chair "Environmental Process Engineering", Technische Universität Berlin
Cleantech Acceleration and Opportunities during the "Energiewende"
Rick Winter, President & Chief Executive Officer, UniEnergy Technologies
|09:20AM||Questions & Answers|
|Moderator: Angelika Geiger, Director, Germany Trade & Invest San Francisco|