Tuesday, September 13, 2016
5:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Classroom to Boardroom: Tips for young entrepreneurs getting into the cleantech market!
Clean energy is an exciting new field for recent grads to pursue -- but how do you get your idea out of the classroom and into the market? Entrepreneurship can be hard, but you don't have to go at it alone -- come listen to three young successful cleantech entrepreneurs talk about how they got their ideas off the ground and where you can seek help, receive guidance, and get funding!
You’ll meet passionate movers from LA’s cool new energy group Young Professionals in Energy and get the chance to tour the award-winning Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator with state of the art product design and prototyping facilities.
- 5:30 Reception Opens
- 5:30 to 6:45 LACI and prototyping facility tours
- 6:45 to 8:00 Panel Talks
Moderator: Erik Steeb, Chief Programs Officer, LACI & National Board Member, Cleantech Open
- Alison Brown, Founder & CEO, Flux Energy Systems
- Cole Hershkowitz, Founder & CEO, Chai Energy
- Max Aram, Founder & CEO, Pick my Solar
This event is hosted by the Resnick Sustainability Institute at Caltech's FloW program in partnership with its Rocket Fund collaborators the Young Professionals in Energy Los Angeles and the Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator.