Cleantech Open Global Forum
The Cleantech Open Global Forum will take place at the San Jose Convention Center November 20-21. While not an ETCC-sponsored event per se, Southern California Edison is an event sponsor. Here's a description courtesy the Cleantech Open:
The Cleantech Open is the world’s largest accelerator for cleantech startups. More than 150 of the world’s brightest entrepreneurs participate in our mentoring, education, and support programs that help bring their innovative technologies to market. Since its inception in 2006, more than 700 startups have completed our programs, raised more than $800M in external financing, and created over two thousand clean technology jobs. The Cleantech Open Global Forum is the culmination of the year’s program – where startups present their new technologies and compete for a grand prize of $200,000 in financing and professional services. The Cleantech Open is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to finding, funding, and fostering the brightest cleantech startups on the planet.