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 SMART CITIES – THE OPPORTUNITIES AND RISKS

As the world’s population grows and increased migration to cities continues, there is a significant
global movement towards developing “smart cities” – cities that are increasingly interconnected and
technology-dependent.

SCIFI Open Call 2 –Selected Companies & Pilot Booster Program Launch

Announcing the European startups chosen to work on smart city solutions for the second Pilot Booster Programme of the Smart City Innovation Framework Innovation (SCIFI) project.

Press Release: J A Kemp Partner from Carpmaels & Ransford

J A Kemp Appoints new Biotechnology and Life Sciences Partner.

Think Piece: Can urban air quality monitors and 5G communications providers cooperate?

A think piece by board member Chris Hole of TTP – Can urban air quality monitors and 5G communications providers cooperate?

Press Release: Final companies shortlisted to pitch at Cleantech Venture Day

Cambridge Cleantech is delighted to announce the full list of SMEs who will pitch to an audience of experienced investors at Cleantech Venture Day on 12th February 2020.

Final companies shortlisted to pitch at Cleantech Venture Day

Cambridge Cleantech is delighted to announce the full list of SMEs who will pitch to an audience of experienced investors at Cleantech Venture Day on 12th February 2020.

Collaborate with Global MNCs through Meet the Buyer events

This February, we will be hosting a Meet the Buyer event at the Residence de France in London, where global MNCs Schneider Electric, LafargeHolcim, and La Société du Grand Paris will take part in 1-1 meetings with game-changing cleantech innovators from across Europe.

What sustainable UK businesses can learn from German craftsmanship

Cambridge Cleantech Associate Founder member Europartnerships recently hosted a showcase event of companies in the German craftsmanship sector, aiming to strengthen intercultural cooperation while keeping in mind the vision of a sustainable future.

Press Release: New Partnership with Choose Paris Region

Cambridge Cleantech is delighted to announce that we are partnering with Choose Paris Region to host the first half of Cleantech Venture Day at the French Embassy on 11th February 2020, to strengthen international cleantech cooperation between the UK and France.

Think Piece: A recycling revolution for lead-acid batteries

Lead-Acid Batteries have been indispensable for industrial progress, but at what cost? As the world is looking towards cleaner and greener energy and recycling solutions, we ask: where will the surplus lead go? Is there a better way?

First 12 companies shortlisted to pitch at Cleantech Venture Day

Cambridge Cleantech is delighted to announce the first half of SMEs who will pitch to an audience of experienced investors at Cleantech Venture Day on 12th February 2020.

Cleantech Venture Day 2020 Pitch now

Pitch your ideas to an audience of cleantech investors at Cambridge Cleantech’s highly anticipated pitching and investment event, Cleantech Venture Day, to be held in London on February 11-12th, 2020.

Hydraloop to launch at CES 2020 Las Vegas

Cleantech Venture Day 2018 Innovator Hydraloop declared one of the top 50 most innovative Dutch tech start-ups and selected to launch at CES 2020 Las Vegas, accompanied by the Dutch Prince.

Government announces low carbon commercial law changes consultation

Oxford City Council and Oxfordshire Greentech held an event for commercial landlords and other interested parties on the new Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards (MEES) for non-domestic building.

How to make your website more sustainable

Sustainability driven web developer Chris Butterworth walks us through the steps toward digital sustainability.

SCIFI Open Call Webinar

Join us for a live webinar on the SCIFI Open Call to learn how smart city innovators can help solve some of the pressing challenges cities face today, and how you can apply, this Friday the 13th September!

Discount for members at Smarter Tomorrow event 

Thanks to the efforts of our member Peter Bates, Senior Partner at pjb Associates, all Cambridge Cleantech members will be able to avail a 30% discount for the “Smarter Tomorrow” Event in Liverpool on 23-24 October 2019.

Collaboration Opportunity with Global Business Inroads

Opportunity for SMEs and start ups to connect with Global Business Inroads (GBI) who are working with one of the India’s leading corporates Quess Corp Limited, to provide engineering services across product and solution deployment.

New Director of Sustainability at Cambridge Innovation Parks

Associate Founder Member Cambridge Innovation Parks Limited has recently strengthened its Board by the appointment of Professor John French as Director of Sustainability. He is also Executive Director at the Cambridge University’s Institute for Sustainability Leadership, a globally influential organisation, developing leadership and solutions for sustainable economies.

How businesses can become more sustainable in today’s climate

We asked small businesses to tell us how their business helps to solve a sustainable development goal, and what steps they take themselves to become more sustainable, in light of Earth Overshoot Day coming earlier than ever this year.

Cleantech Futures 2019: Working together for a 1.5c Future

The annual Cambridge Cleantech Futures 2019 conference which took place on July 10 2019 was a big success with the venue filled to standing room capacity and over 160 attendees.