ECO19 Berlin Agenda

Let’s automate sustainability in energy, mobility and cities

Ecosummit accelerates smart green startups, investors and corporates since 2010. Our conferences are startup markets enabling business development, co-investing, open innovation, corporate venturing and M&A. We celebrated our 10 year anniversary Ecosummit Berlin 15-16 May 2019 at Radialsystem, Holzmarktstr. 33, 10243 Berlin, the best conference location in the world. The ECO19 Berlin agenda presents 125 speakers including 80 startups. The Ecosummit TV videos are linked below next to each speaker. Check out our 390 participants and 33 sponsors. We invite you to co-invest and work together to build big startups with big impact – ideally smart green unicorns made in Europe. Get your early bird tickets for Ecosummit Berlin 6-7 May 2020 and join us.

  • 08:00 – 09:00

    Registration and networking breakfast

  • 09:00 – 09:05

    Grown up marketing

    Alisa Murphy, CEO, Life Size (Service Provider) – Ecosummit TV

    Adam Brady, Head of Campaigns, Life Size

  • 09:05 – 09:15

    Key technologies for smart green energy and mobility

    Michael Wilshire (Service Provider) – Ecosummit TV

    Head of Strategy, Bloomberg New Energy Finance

  • 09:15 – 09:20

    Building scalable businesses to accelerate the clean energy transition

    Dr. Robert Trezona (VC) – Ecosummit TV

    Partner, Head of Cleantech, IP Group

  • 09:20 – 09:30

    The future of fusion

    Dr. Nicholas Hawker (Startup) – Ecosummit TV

    CEO, First Light Fusion

  • 09:30 – 09:35

    Printed circuit board fuel cells

    Dr. Tom Mason (Startup) – Ecosummit TV

    CEO, Bramble Energy

  • 09:35 – 09:40

    Intelligent cells, better batteries

    Ross Stalker (Startup) – Ecosummit TV

    Business Development & Commercial Manager, Dukosi

  • 09:40 – 09:45

    Fresh air as a service

    Marc Ottolini (Startup) – Ecosummit TV

    CEO, Airlabs

  • 09:45 – 09:55

    Open energy

    Fernando Sandoval (Corporate) – Ecosummit TV

    Manager Innovation Hub Europe, Enel

  • 09:55 – 10:00

    Energy IoT and transformation platform

    Yüksel Sirmasac (Startup) – Ecosummit TV

    CEO, Rockethome

  • 10:00 – 10:05

    Go with the flow

    Marcel Smit (Startup) – Ecosummit TV

    CEO, Energyworx

  • 10:05 – 10:10

    SaaS for decentralised energy management

    Matthias Karger (Startup) – Ecosummit TV

    CEO, node.energy

  • 10:10 – 10:20

    How to build successful energy companies

    Dr. Christopher McLachlan (Corporate) – Ecosummit TV

    Head of Company Builder, EnBW

  • 10:20 – 10:25

    Solar as a service and smart billing for the property sector

    Dr. Ernesto Garnier (Startup) – Ecosummit TV

    CEO, Einhundert Energie

  • 10:25 – 10:30

    From kWhs to kilobytes – data monetisation as a service

    Daniel von Gaertner (Startup) – Ecosummit TV

    COO, Fresh Energy

  • 10:30 – 10:35

    Learning software platform for distributed energy

    Niklas Kreifels (Startup) – Ecosummit TV

    CFO, Oxygen Technologies

  • 10:35 – 10:45

    WHEESY and SVEN – taking carsharing to the next level

    Frank Kindervatter (Corporate) – Ecosummit TV

    CEO, NEW

  • 10:45 – 11:35

    Networking coffee

  • 11:35 – 11:45

    European innovation engine for sustainable energy

    Fabian Sacharowitz (VC) – Ecosummit TV

    Business Creation Officer, InnoEnergy

  • 11:45 – 11:50

    Software for pay-as-you-go solar systems and other products

    Siten Mandalia (Startup) – Ecosummit TV

    CEO, Solaris Offgrid

  • 11:50 – 11:55

    Distributing affordable solar systems

    Manuel Seiffe (Startup)

    CEO, MPower Ventures

  • 11:55 – 12:00

    Solar as a service for businesses in Africa

    Martin Baart (Startup)

    CEO, Ecoligo

  • 12:00 – 12:05

    Next generation offgrid solar power systems

    Felix Boldt (Startup) – Ecosummit TV

    CEO, Solarworx

  • 12:05 – 12:10

    Urban logistics powered by gas

    Javier Ballesteros (Startup)

    CEO, Gas2move

  • 12:10 – 12:15

    Energy innovation made in Switzerland

    Hans Dahlberg (Corporate)

    Chief Digital Officer, Alpiq

  • 12:15 – 12:20

    The future of car ownership

    Bastian Gerhard (Corporate)

    Managing Director, Oyster Lab and Juicar

  • 12:20 – 12:30

    Airborne wind energy

    Dr. Alexander Bormann (Startup) – Ecosummit TV

    CEO, Enerkite

  • 12:30 – 12:35

    Turning Dust into Stone … and much more!

    Martin Spitznagel (Startup)

    CEO, Dust Biosolutions

  • 12:35 – 12:40

    Energy is a balancing act

    Katja Hollmén (Startup)

    Operations Manager, Sympower

  • 12:40 – 12:45

    Decentralised storage system operator

    Dr. Sandro Iacovella (Startup)

    CTO, ThermoVault

  • 12:45 – 12:50

    Redox flow batteries for homes

    Michael Peither (Startup) – Ecosummit TV

    CTO, VoltStorage

  • 12:50 – 12:55

    Lighting as a service

    Kaspars Osis (Startup) – Ecosummit TV

    CEO, RCG Lighthouse

  • 12:55 – 13:00

    Smart energy pricing

    Dr. Siegfried Numberger (Startup)

    CEO, Preisenergie

  • 13:00 – 13:05

    Power-to-gas using methanogenic archaea

    Dr. Mich Hein (Startup) – Ecosummit TV

    CEO, Electrochaea

  • 13:05 – 13:10

    Industrial asset life cycle management

    Janne-Pekka Karttunen (Startup)

    CEO, Distence

  • 13:10 – 13:20

    Strategic venturing in industry 4.0

    Dr. Kurt Kaltenegger (Corporate VC) – Ecosummit TV

    Head of Technology, ABB Technology Ventures

  • 13:20 – 14:45

    Networking veggie lunch

  • 14:45 – 14:50

    Investing in digital energy – smarter and faster

    Dr. Freerk Bisschop (Accelerator) – Ecosummit TV

    Program Director Smart Energy, Rockstart

  • 14:50 – 14:55

    Solar energy and education for our kids

    Robert Schrimpff (Startup) – Ecosummit TV

    CEO, Solar for Schools

  • 14:55 – 15:00

    Solar metal roofs

    Andres Anijalg (Startup) – Ecosummit TV

    Chief Business Development Officer, Roofit Solar

  • 15:00 – 15:05

    Double the power

    Dr. Carsten Corino (Startup) – Ecosummit TV

    CEO, Sunoyster Systems

  • 15:05 – 15:10

    Wind energy 2.0

    Dr. George Hanna (Startup)

    Board Member, TwingTec

  • 15:10 – 15:15

    Next generation switchgear

    Dr. Fabian Lemke (Startup) – Ecosummit TV

    CEO, Nuventura

  • 15:15 – 15:20

    Home refueling for CNG vehicles

    Robert Strods (Startup)

    COO, Hygen

  • 15:20 – 15:25

    Air purifying paint

    Tilman Pfeiffer (Startup)

    UK Country Manager, Airlite

  • 15:25 – 15:30

    Advanced food production technology

    Michael Ruggier (Startup)

    CEO, Airponix

  • 15:30 – 15:35

    Smart hot water tanks

    Dr. Peter Armstrong (Startup) – Ecosummit TV

    CEO, Mixergy

  • 15:35 – 15:40

    AI for building energy systems

    Tom Anderson (Startup)

    CEO, Grid Edge

  • 15:40 – 15:45

    Oil service and building management

    Til Landwehrmann (Startup)

    CEO, LIV-T

  • 15:45 – 15:50

    Enabling distributed energy business models

    Gerrit Ellerwald (Startup) – Ecosummit TV

    Co-Founder, Ampeers Energy

  • 15:50 – 15:55

    Energy intelligence from smart meters

    Dr. Thomas Goette (Startup) – Ecosummit TV

    CEO, GreenPocket

  • 15:55 – 16:00

    Smart street lighting

    Niek de Jong (Startup) – Ecosummit TV

    CEO, Sustainder

  • 16:00 – 16:05

    Smart parking

    Wouter de Bruijne (Startup) – Ecosummit TV

    Commercial Director, ParkBee

  • 16:05 – 16:10

    Electric scooters

    Daniel Tykesson (Startup)

    CFO, Kumpan electric

  • 16:10 – 16:15

    More electric scooters

    Pascal Blum (Startup) – Ecosummit TV

    CEO, unu

  • 16:15 – 16:45

    Building a profitable ecoportfolio to generate returns for LPs and the planet

    Moderator: Bart Markus, First Light FusionEcosummit TV

    Dr. Peter van Gelderen, Icos Capital (VC), Dr. Robert Trezona, IP Group (VC), Bruno Derungs, Adaxia Capital Partners (VC) and Tom Schulz, AQAL (Impact Investor)

  • 16:45 – 24:00

    Ecosummit Family BBQ

    Thank you for joining us. Let’s enjoy a tasty BBQ, incredible wines, groovy music and more solar boat tours powered by SolarWaterWorld. Bring your kids, sunglasses and dancing shoes because the party goes on. See you again at Ecosummit Berlin 6-7 May 2020.