Sustainable Development Technology Canada

Sustainable Development Technology Canada

June 16, 2010 11:38 ET

Media Advisory: 2010 SDTC Cleantech Growth and Go-To-Market Report-BC Edition to be Released

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - June 16, 2010) - The British Columbia edition of Canada's first ever comprehensive report on the cleantech industry, the 2010 SDTC Cleantech Growth & Go-to-Market Report - BC Edition, will be released on June 17 by Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson. The breakfast launch event will also feature presentations and a panel discussion on the report's findings by several industry and government representatives.

Date & Time: Thursday, June 17, 2010
  7:30 Registration
  7:45 Breakfast
  8:00 Presentations
   
Location: Fairmont Pacific Rim Hotel, Sapphire Ballroom
  1038 Canada Place, 3rd floor
   
Participants: Celine Bak, Partner, Russell Mitchell Group
   
  Wal Van Lierop, President and CEO, Chrysalix Energy Management Inc.
   
  Lee Malleau, Acting CEO, Vancouver Economic Development
   
  Jonathan Rhone, President and CEO, Nexterra Systems Corp.
   
  Don Roberts, Vice Chairman, CIBC Wholesale Banking and Managing Director, Investment Banking, CIBC
   
  Gregor Robertson, Mayor of Vancouver

Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC) is an arm's-length foundation created by the Government of Canada which operates two funds aimed at the development and demonstration of innovative technological solutions. The $550 million SD Tech Fund™ supports projects that address climate change, air quality, clean water, and clean soil. The $500 million NextGen Biofuels Fund™ supports the establishment of first-of-kind large demonstration-scale facilities for the production of next-generation renewable fuels.

Contact Information

  • Patrice Breton
    Director, Communications
    Sustainable Development Technology Canada
    613-234-6313x295
    media@sdtc.ca
    or
    Katrina Tu
    Vancouver Economic Development
    604-632-9668x107
    ktu@vancouvereconomic.com