Green Technologies & Global Opportunities III - 2 Years Later
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| Date(s) and Time(s):
|| Friday, May 04, 2007, 11:30 AM - Friday, May 04, 2007, 02:00 PM
|| The Crazy Horse Restaurant @ the Bay Park Hotel
|| 1425 Munras Ave. at Hwy 1
| City / State / Country:
|| Monterey / CA / US
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|| On May 25, 2005 at a MBITA luncheon Felton, Ca. two pioneers in renewable energies, Ron Swenson (www.swenson.com/ron/) & Reinhold Ziegler (www.mbita.org/ziegler_bio.pdf) discussed their perspectives on the emerging global marketplace for ‘green’ technologies. The depleting oil reserves and the difficulties in getting venture capital companies to invest in Green Technologies were discussed.
Almost one year later on March 31, 2006 at a MBITA luncheon on environmental technologies in Santa Cruz, Ca. Daniel Robin, Elliot Moorhead and Ron Swenson (www.mbita.org/green_technology_speaker_bios.pdf) commented on the new and hot venture capital marketplace for Green technologies that had emerged since the last luncheon 10 months earlier.
On May 4, 2007 and almost two years after the first luncheon in Felton, Ca., MBITA will be conducting a luncheon that will bring together successful exporters, importers, investors and visionaries in a panel format to discuss the following topics:
1) What are the best global opportunities and investments in the burgeoning Green World?
2) Is the Green revolution going to be as big as the IT revolution of the 90’s?
3) What are the challenges and solutions that face the Green Revolution to maximize economic growth while maintaining a clean environment?
Ron Swenson, Managing Director of Solar Quest (www.solarquest.com). Visit www.swenson.com/ron for his bio.
Reinhold Peter Ziegler, General Partner of Synergy International (www.synergyii.com). Visit www.mbita.org/ziegler_bio.pdf for his bio.
Ingrid Rosten, Executive Director of CleanStart (www.cleanstart.org). Visit www.mbita.org/ingrid_rosten.pdf for her bio.
Anders Riel Muller, Senior Advisor Environmental Affairs of Baltic Sea Solutions (www.bass.nu). Visit www.mbita.org/anders_riel_müller.pdf for his bio.
Bernie Weiss, Director of Silicon Valley Center of International Trade Development (SVCITD). Visit www.bernieweiss.com for his bio.
Franz Helbig, Partner of Monterey Venture Partners (www.montereyvp.com). Visit his bio at www.mbita.org/franz_helbig.pdf
Contact the MBITA office at 831-335-4780.
For map and directions visit http://www.bayparkhotel.com/Map/
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MONTEREY EXPORT ASSISTANCE CENTER (EAC) OF THE U.S.DOC (www.export.gov)