Cleantech Cluster Opportunities in Eastern Germany
Innovative Water Technologies for Smart Cities
Germany Trade & Invest (GTAI) is delighted to invite you to a special lunch briefing in Los Angeles on Thursday June 28, 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 Germany. Moreover, this event will facilitate a knowledge exchange between experts from the USA and Germany.
|Date & Time:|
Thursday, June 28, 2018
11:30 AM - 02:00 PM
Los Angeles Athletic Club
1601, 431 W 7th St, Los Angeles, CA 90014
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.
|11:30AM||Registration & Networking|
Welcome & Opening Words
Hans Jörg Neumann, Consul General of the Federal Republic of Germany, Los Angeles
Stephen Cheung, President, World Trade Center Los Angeles
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
|01:10PM||The German Water Technologies Market from a U.S. Perspective|
Jim Clark, Senior Vice President, Black & Veatch
|01:30PM||Questions & Answers|
|Moderator: Angelika Geiger, Director, Germany Trade & Invest San Francisco|