E-Meet the Buyer: Cambridge Display Technology



Deadline for Applications: 14th August 2020
Online Meetings Between Successful Applicants and CDT:
w/c 7th September 2020


What is a Meet the Buyer event? 

Meet the Buyer events offer interesting opportunities for your company to get in touch with the leading enterprises in a variety of business sectors. The event is invite-only and will give you the chance to have an individual one-to-one meeting with key decision-makers. Join the event, establish valuable collaborations, pitch your products and services, and discuss business partnerships that can fast-forward your company’s growth.



Who is CDT?

Cambridge Display Technology (CDT) is a fully owned subsidiary of Sumitomo Chemical, and acts as their European Research and Development arm. Sumitomo Chemical is a major chemical company with headquarters in Japan. It operates businesses in five sectors – Petrochemicals & Plastics, Energy & Functional Materials, IT-related Chemicals, Health & Crop Sciences, and Pharmaceuticals. It has 77 overseas facilities that enable global markets reach. While they are interested in many areas of new technology, their innovation interest focuses on four priority areas: 1) Healthcare, 2) Environment and Energy, 3) Food, 4) Information and Communications Technology (ICT).


What are they looking for? 

CDT is looking for novel materials in Energy & Functional Materials Sector. This includes:

– Energy storage materials
– Rechargeable battery & Fuel cell materials
– Cathode, anode and electrolyte materials for fast-charging batteries in electric vehicles (particularly solid-state)


How can you apply?

If you are interested in this opportunity, please contact Camila Vila-Echague by sending her an email to camila.vila@cambridgecleantech.org.uk  briefly outlining the interest of your company in the Buyer’s case. You should include a summary of around 150 words of why your product or service meets the buyer’s needs, a link to your website, and your contact details. We are looking forward to hearing from you!