GTEx-RRU Event Promoting Green Technology in Trade May 28th LIC 4th Floor 5:30pm

Posted by Janine Hughes on May 13, 2014 - 8:38am
Private - accessible only to group members

 Topic:"The Rising Tide of Green Technology in International Trade: Current Opportunities and Future Directions" In a world that is facing environmental challenges and growing energy demands, responsible development is required for a green and sustainable economy. The focus on global innovation and thriving international trade of a wide range of technology products, services and solutions reflect the burgeoning greentech market. The Pacific Northwest region of North Americahas a great tradition of responding to market demands effectively and enjoys a valued position in global commerce. At the May 28th Vancouver Island GTEx Forum, a panel of insightful observers and domain experts will discuss current opportunities and future directions. Speakers: Paul Austin - Reg. Dir. Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC) Neil Huff - Mgr. Dir. Foresight Cleantech Accelerator Centre Dr. Pedro Márquez Dean, Faculty Mgmt. Royal Roads University (RRU)  Daniel Matross - Trade Commissioner - San Francisco Tom Ranken - President & CEO Washington Clean Technology Alliance (WCTA) Moderator: Elmer Sum - Co-Founder of GreenTech Exchange (GTEx) and PowerHaus Network When: Wednesday, May 28th, 2014 Registration & Networking 5:30 PM, Event Begins 6:00 PM Where: Royal Roads University, 2005 Sooke Rd., Victoria, BC V9B 5Y2  LIC 4th Floor Centre for Dialogue http://www.royalroads.ca/about/campus-map Complimentary Event Registration ; - see website ------------------   ************    ------------------- Regards,

Tom McDowell Vancouver Island (based) Program Lead www.greentechexchange.ca e. tmcdowell@greentechexchange.ca t. 250 474-7014 (PST / GMT-08:00) Advancing Innovation and Expertise in the Green Economy                * Follow, Engage GTEx on LinkedIn *