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2016 TransTech Energy Business Development Conference – Oct. 26-27

The 5th TransTech Energy Business Development Conference will be held October 26-27 at the Marriott Waterfront Place Hotel in Morgantown.

The TransTech Energy Business Development Conference aims to promote investment in new transtechenergycompanies that can provide solutions to energy, environmental, and economic development challenges, such as creating new jobs and more competitive industries.

Who should attend:

  • Innovators and entrepreneurs: Pitch your company or project to investors, potential strategic partners, and project developers
  • Investors: Find emerging transitional energy and environmental technology companies with near term payback potential
  • Energy companies and manufacturers: Develop strategic partnerships with start-up companies and project developers
  • All: Join the discussion! Let’s build on the momentum of TransTech and generate some excitement about the possibilities for new companies, advanced manufacturing, and competitive industries!

As with the four previous TransTech Conferences, there will be mentoring sessions prior to the event, cash prizes for outstanding pitches, financial awards for technical assistance, in-kind technical assistance awards, and numerous opportunities for one-on-one discussions with investors and potential strategic partners during the Conference.

Entrepreneurs, budding CEOs, and innovators who may be interested in making a pitch at the conference should visit the conference website and review the Application Guidelines, Suggestions and Helpful Hints, and then spend the time to complete and submit an excellent Application to Make a Pitch.

Pitch applications are due Friday September 2, 2016.  To view the agenda or register, click here.