ECO14 Berlin Partners

Ecosummit works together with several Ecosummit Partners that provide market access, media, research or marketing support. We are very grateful for the productive cooperation.

ECO14 Partners

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Climate-KIC is one of three Knowledge and Innovation Communities (KIC) designated in 2010 by the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT). Climate-KIC drives innovation in the area of climate change adaptation and mitigation through its European network of private, public and academic partners. Climate change presents not only a formidable societal challenge; it also offers huge business opportunities. Our vision is to lead the world toward low-carbon prosperity, create an emerging climate change innovation space, and to capitalise on public-private synergies to induce innovation. Through our education, entrepreneurship and innovation activities, we create opportunities for innovators to address climate change and create the world’s next economy.

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Tesla Motors‘ goal is to accelerate the world’s transition to electric mobility with a full range of increasingly affordable electric cars. California-based Tesla designs and manufactures EVs, as well as EV powertrain components for partners such as Toyota and Daimler. Model S is the world’s first premium sedan built from the ground up as an electric vehicle, meticulously designed and engineered to elevate the public’s expectations of what a car can be. At the heart of Model S is the proven Tesla powertrain, delivering both unprecedented range and a thrilling drive experience. With a rigid body structure, nearly 50/50 weight distribution and a remarkably low center of gravity, Model S offers the responsiveness and agility expected from world’s best sports cars while providing the ride quality of a premium sedan. Setting the bar for electric driving range, Model S offers 60 kWh and 85 kWh battery options, delivering unprecedented range of up to 500 km (on the NEDC drive cycle) with the 85 kWh variant. Both batteries are contained within the same enclosure, integrating with the vehicle in the same way, providing structural, aerodynamic, and handling advantages. The batteries use automotive-grade lithium-ion cells arranged for optimum energy density, thermal management, and safety.

ECO14 Media Partners

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Cleantech Venture Day is organized by LADEC (Lahti Region Development Company) to enhance the growth funding of the cleantech sector in Finland. LADEC has organized the cleantech sector’s venture capital event Cleantech Venture Day already since 2006 and it has grown to be the largest meeting point for cleantech companies and investors in the Nordics. LADEC is well connected with the national and international cleantech ecosystems and has partners like Cleantech Invest, Cleantech Scandinavia, FIBAN, Cleantech Finland and Global Cleantech Cluster Association GCCA where LADEC is a founding member. Cleantech Venture Day 2014 aims at facilitating the dialogue and collaboration of corporate, VC and private investors with cleantech companies looking for growth funding. The day includes pre-matched speed dating session, theme seminars and deal flow sessions. The pre-event happens on 27 October 2014, co-hosted with Wärtsilä Innovation Node, Espoo.

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Cleantech Scandinavia is a privately held membership network of investors and affiliated cleantech professionals that provides market knowledge, contacts and investment opportunities in the Nordic countries. Based in Sweden, Cleantech Scandinavia endeavours to create and enhance Nordic and international cooperation in the cleantech industry and helps investors build up knowledge of the sector.

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Global Corporate Venturing is the only news and data service exclusively for and about large companies that take minority equity stakes in entrepreneurial businesses. The 4th annual Global Corporate Venturing Symposium in London on 20-21 May 2014 brings together over 250 of the world’s decision makers in corporate venture capital. The conference includes special roundtable discussions on energy and cleantech and pitches from 10 hot young cleantech companies.

Since May 2000, VentureCapital Magazin has been delivering high-quality corporate finance information to investors and entrepreneurs on a monthly basis. Editorial focus is placed on private equity, venture capital and buy-out transactions as well as mergers and acquisitions. The monthly column “Deal Monitor“ reports on financing rounds and investment exits among German private equity companies and/or investee companies. VentureCapital Magazin is committed to nurturing the development of the equity and entrepreneur scene. The editorial goal is to provide investors with the best available coverage of market news, competitive environments and industry trends as well as to acquaint managers and entrepreneurs with the many apects of equity financing through expert articles, case studies and success stories.

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New Energy World Network informs and connects the global green investment and sustainable business community in order to facilitate investment in innovation and promote sustainable business opportunities. We achieve this by connecting investors, innovators, business leaders, deal-makers and industry influencers via essential news and intelligence services and via industry-leading summits and networking events. The 7th Envirotech & Clean Energy Investor Summit 2013 takes place on 30-31 October 2013 in London.

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Gründerszene is the biggest German magazine writing about Internet business and the startup scene. Since 2006, the online magazine has been covering all the latest news and trends from Germany as well as posting interviews, expert articles and features on web entrepreneurship, venture capitalism in the technology sector and related topics. On top, Gründerszene offers seminars, a growing database, events, a job board and a business directory.

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The German Accelerator supports German tech startups to enter the U.S. market. We provide startups with hands-on mentoring at our locations in Silicon Valley, San Francisco and New York City. The three months program is open to a broad range of startups from ICT related sectors. Ideal participants generate domestic revenue, enjoy customer traction and have the potential for category leadership in a large, global market. During the program, startups face the dynamic and competitive U.S. environment and benchmark product, team, and business model. They actively engage with customers, establish relationships, adjust communication styles, validate product/market fit, and connect with potential investors. Experienced mentors continuously challenge assumptions and provide feedback, while startups execute on reaching set milestones and objectives. Startups have the opportunity to extend their participation in the program for an additional three months. The focus of an extension is on business execution, company building, and financing. is a leading online business magazine for all those who are interested in Cleantech topics. Chief editor is the PR Consultant Martin Jendrischik and its main topics, mostly reported from a German and European point of view, are especially clean and renewable energy, electric mobility, energy efficiency, clean production, smart grid and smart metering. News, background stories, interviews and company profiles are daily shown in an editorial way. was founded in January 2009 and meanwhile is highly accepted in the German und European Cleantech business community.

Cleantech Investor is a UK based media company providing business intelligence for the Cleantech economy. Publications include Cleantech magazine, the Quoted Cleantech newsletter and the Cleantech Infocus series. Cleantech Investor runs events in conjunction with partners, including the Cleantech Investor NEXUS live broadcast event series.

Foerderland is a web portal that gives founders and young entrepreneurs all the tools, knowledge and news they need to start and sustain their start-up projects. Emerging enterprises tell about their ideas and obstacles to be surpassed, investors talk about the ways of their business, startup experts inform about legal, organizational and marketing matters. If you want to come in touch with all those people, if you want to boost your own project by discussing it with the start-up crowd, if you want to learn and improve your business performance – we welcome you at our site!

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Cleantech Republic is an online magazine devoted to green technologies (eco-innovation). Founded by media and web professionals, Cleantech Republic aims to stay abreast of “green” innovations, evaluate their relevance, practices, economic impacts and to facilitate trade and purchase decisions. Cleantech Republic claims a leadership position in this emerging sector with an editorial focus on “Innovation for Sustainable Development”, exclusive and quality content from field interviews (including articles, special files, manuals, studies, video), a modern and open community approach, that gives voices to the world’s experts. Cleantech Republic publishes, an online marketplace which allows cleantech vendors to develop their reputation and influence on the Internet thanks to quality contents: infomercials, buyers guides, white papers and sponsored WebTV with the objective to generate qualified leads. Cleantech Republic is also the founder of Young Eco-Innovative Company Awards presented annually in partnership with Oseo and the daily economic newspaper La Tribune.

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Cambridge Cleantech is the members’ organisation supporting the growth of environmental goods and services or cleantech companies in Greater Cambridge and beyond. Our ambition is to further develop Cambridge as a leading cleantech centre in Europe by co-ordinating, supporting and promoting commercial opportunities for our members.

RESET is a German information and activism platform for a sustainable planet. It offers news and services as an information portal, as a charity platform and as a donation guide focused on independent charity projects in the field of global justice, human rights and environmental issues. The website combines news and background information with the option of easy and direct action and support. RESET addresses users who are interested in ecological and humanitarian issues and feel the urge to take action and to participate in shaping a sustainable future. Registered users network and interact in a strong community and have the option to publish and share their own news and charitable projects. In this spring, RESET will expand its platform focusing on India and later on China. Reaching beyond mere localization, RESET intends to establish long-term collaboration with locals, whose countries will become the major emitters of carbon dioxide in the near future.

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A world you like. With a climate you like. – The European Commission campaign to promote climate action and a low-carbon economy run by the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Climate Action (DG Clima). DG Clima was established in February 2010. It is responsible for the European Commission’s international and domestic activities on fighting climate change. On the website, you will learn more about the European Union’s ambitious climate goals. To achieve these goals, real leadership, innovative ideas and participation at all levels are required. The European Union has taken many climate action initiatives to promote a green and low-carbon economy. More action is needed. Even small actions can lead to significant benefits, not just for the planet and its environment, but also for individuals and their pockets. Saving energy and saving emissions can also save money. That’s where you can step in. The theme texts, success stories and tips you will find throughout the site can be easily integrated into your day-to-day life.