ECO17 London Agenda

Ecosummit accelerates smart green startups, investors and corporates in energy, mobility and cities. Our conferences are physical marketplaces to enable business development, co-investing, open innovation and corporate venturing. Leveraging our network and experience, we also advise selected startups on their Series A/B.

The smart green capital is a buzzing startup hub providing access to the large UK market. Our 5th Ecosummit London takes place on 22 November 2017 at LSO St Luke’s, 161 Old Street, London EC1V 9NG, GB. The agenda presents 32 speakers and we have open speakers slots, so please contact us if you’re interested in pitching or sponsoring. The conference will be recorded for Ecosummit TV. Get your tickets until 31 October for £500 plus VAT and join us. We look forward to hosting you.

Past Ecosummit agendas: ECO17 Stockholm, ECO17 Amsterdam, ECO17 Berlin, ECO16 London, ECO16 Amsterdam, ECO16 Berlin, ECO15 London, ECO15 Berlin, ECO14 London, ECO14 Berlin, ECO13 London, ECO13 Berlin, ECO12 Düsseldorf, ECO12 Berlin and ECO11 Berlin.

  • 08:00 – 09:00

    Registration and networking coffee

  • 09:00 – 09:10

    Conferences, fundraising advisory, coworking and accelerator

    Jan Michael Hess (Startup) – Ecosummit TV

    CEO, Ecosummit

  • 09:10 – 09:20

    Backing mobility and energy startups

    Jermaine Saaltink (Corporate VC) – Ecosummit TV

    Senior Associate, Shell Technology Ventures

  • 09:20 – 09:25

    White label mobile electricity for utilities

    Knut Hechtfischer (Startup) – Ecosummit TV

    Co-Founder, Ubitricity

  • 09:25 – 09:30

    Buy energy from your community

    James Johnston (Startup) – Ecosummit TV

    CEO, Open Utility

  • 09:30 – 09:35

    Smart green utility-in-a-box

    Dr. Christian Chudoba (Startup) – Ecosummit TV

    CEO, Lumenaza

  • 09:35 – 09:40

    Energy IoT platform

    Dr. Christian Feißt (Startup) – Ecosummit TV

    CEO, GreenCom Networks

  • 09:40 – 10:00

    Startup or sponsor pitches

    Speakers to be announced

  • 10:00 – 10:30

    Panel – Utility innovation and corporate venturing

    Moderator: Gerard Reid, Alexa Capital

    Dr. Sam Salisbury, Centrica Innovations (Corporate VC), Diego Diaz Pilas, Iberdrola (Corporate VC), Fabio Tentori, Enel (Corporate) and John McKiernan, ESB (Corporate)

  • 10:30 – 11:15

    Networking coffee

  • 11:15 – 11:25

    Introducing our new smart city fund

    Nicolas Chaudron (VC) – Ecosummit TV

    Partner, Idinvest Partners

  • 11:25 – 11:35

    Accelerating Swedish energy startups

    Andreas Stubelius (Accelerator) – Ecosummit TV

    Portfolio Manager, Swedish Energy Agency

  • 11:35 – 11:50

    Swedish Energy Agency portfolio pitches

    Speakers to be announced

  • 11:50 – 12:00

    Sustainable energy innovation and corporate venturing

    Daan Wilms van Kersbergen (Corporate VC)

    Investment Manager Corporate Venturing, Eneco Smart Energy

  • 12:00 – 12:05

    Soon every home will run on batteries

    Simon Daniel (Startup) – Ecosummit TV

    CEO, Moixa

  • 12:05 – 12:10

    Vanadium redox flow battery for your home

    Jakob Bitner (Startup)

    CEO, VoltStorage

  • 12:10 – 12:15

    CO2 solutions for everyday life

    Max Beaumont (Startup)

    CEO, Skytree

  • 12:15 – 12:30

    Startup or sponsor pitches

    Speakers to be announced

  • 12:30 – 13:00

    Panel – Smart green women in venture capital

    Moderator: Fabienne Herlaut, Ecosummit

    Susana Quintana-Plaza, Next47 (Corporate VC), Gina Domanig, Emerald Technology Ventures (VC), Katya Akulinicheva, Systemiq (VC) and 1 more panelist to be announced

  • 13:00 – 14:30

    Networking lunch

  • 14:30 – 14:40

    Smart green technologies and industry trends

    Michael Wilshire (Service Provider) – Ecosummit TV

    Head of Strategy, Bloomberg New Energy Finance

  • 14:40 – 14:50

    Smart corporate venturing for smart startups

    Matthias Engel (Corporate VC) – Ecosummit TV

    Managing Director, innogy Ventures

  • 14:50 – 14:55

    From kWhs to kilobytes – data monetisation as-a-service

    Dr. Christian Bogatu (Startup) – Ecosummit TV

    CEO, Fresh Energy

  • 14:55 – 15:35

    Startup or sponsor pitches

    Speakers to be announced

  • 15:35 – 15:45

    Building sustainable startup clusters

    Andrew Wordsworth (Accelerator) – Ecosummit TV

    CEO, Sustainable Ventures

  • 15:45 – 16:15

    Panel – Supporting smart green startups

    Moderator: Alisa Murphy, Life Size Media

    Neil Foster, Baker Botts (Service Provider), David Hunt, Hyperion Executive Search (Service Provider) and 2 more panelists to be announced

  • 16:15 – 17:00

    Networking coffee

  • 17:00 – 17:10

    Evolving university startups into world-changing businesses

    Ben Murphy (VC) – Ecosummit TV

    Cleantech Business Builder, IP Group

  • 17:10 – 17:20

    AI and Blockchain in the energy industry

    Jules Besnainou (Service Provider)

    Director, Cleantech Group

  • 17:20 – 17:25

    Blockchain systems for the energy sector

    Jon Ferris (Startup)

    Strategy Director, Electron

  • 17:25 – 17:30

    Sharing charging stations using Blockchain

    Dietrich Sümmermann (Startup) – Ecosummit TV

    CEO, Share&Charge

  • 17:30 – 18:00

    Startup or sponsor pitches

    Speakers to be announced

  • 18:00 – 18:30

    Panel – Smart green France and Ecosummit Paris 2018

    Moderator: Jan Michael Hess, Ecosummit

    Nicolas Chaudron, Idinvest Partners (VC) and 3 more panelists to be announced

  • 18:30 – 22:00

    Ecosummit London dinner party

    Let’s take a group photo on stage with all Ecosummit participants and enjoy a dinner party with groovy music, fantastic wine, tasty food and more networking – thank you all for joining us