1. Be part of a world-class cleantech network
Cambridge Cleantech brings together some of the most ground-breaking corporates, research institutions and cleantech SMEs from around the globe. If you become a member, you can get talking to the innovators and influencers in the Cambridge cleantech ecosystem and from across Europe, spark new ideas and find potential collaborators.
2. Connect and collaborate with innovators
We are perfectly placed at the heart of the business and tech community in the Cambridge region and across north-west Europe. Members can get in touch with us for an informal chat and we will do all we can to facilitate useful introductions to you. Whether you’re a start-up, spin-out, SME, university, public body or corporate, we will put you in touch with the right person. As a Founder member (view our Founder members here), you can even commission your own tailored ‘meet-the-buyer’ event, and we’ll bring the innovators to you.
3. Find buyers for your clean tech innovation
Our ‘meet-the-buyer’ events offer cleantech start-ups and SMEs the chance to get a one-to-one meeting with buyers from large corporates who are looking for innovative cleantech solutions. Buyers at past events have included ARM, Tetra Pak, INGKA, Saint-Gobain and Anglian Water among many others.
4. Find funding, investment and commercial opportunities all in one place
There are so many different sources of information about grant funding, cleantech investment trends, and opportunities to develop commercial contracts – it’s easy to miss something that could help you take your cleantech venture to the next level. By becoming a member, you can get everything you need to know, straight into your inbox. You’ll also get free access to member events and be able to participate in opportunities to meet buyers and investors in your sector. You also get discounted tickets for Cleantech Venture Day.
5. Scale and expand to international markets
We can help you to expand your cleantech venture to new markets across the globe including in the USA, China and India, by linking you with information about opportunities, expert advice and useful contacts. We event have a Special Interest Group just for that. By joining our SCALE-UP programme, you can invest in international cleantech opportunities and network with like-minded European SMEs.