SOURCE: Boston-Power, Inc.

January 30, 2008 09:34 ET

Boston-Power to Present at Greener Gadgets Conference and MIT Enterprise Forum's Innovation Summit

WESTBOROUGH, MA--(Marketwire - January 30, 2008) - Boston-Power, Inc.™, a rapidly growing provider of first-to-market portable power solutions, will participate in two upcoming events in February -- the Greener Gadgets Conference on February 1 in New York, and the MIT Enterprise Forum's Innovation Summit 2008 on February 7 in Boston.

At Greener Gadgets, Boston-Power Founder and CEO, Dr. Christina Lampe-Onnerud, will join a panel of experts to discuss innovative approaches to portable power. The session, "New Forms of Mobile Renewable Energy," will take place from 3:45-4:45 p.m. on Friday, February 1. The one-day conference will feature top executives from the largest consumer electronics companies in the world, innovators from academic think tanks, executives of startups focused on renewable energy, and some of the leading minds in the world of sustainable design and business.

At the MIT Enterprise Forum's Innovation Summit 2008 -- titled Power, Drugs and Money - Local Innovation/Global Impact -- Dr. Lampe-Onnerud will join entrepreneurs, technologists, investors, executives from established companies and industry experts to discuss innovations in the renewable energy marketplace. An annual event, this year the Summit will focus on the interconnected sectors of clean energy and the environment, life sciences, and financial services. Dr. Lampe-Onnerud will participate on the panel, "Power: Casting a Wider Net." This session comprises high-profile entrepreneurs who will share insights into how emerging companies in the energy space can marry the technology challenges with the regulatory, financing, manufacturing and marketplace realities and still deliver on the innovation. The discussion will take place on Thursday, February 7 from 11:20 a.m.-12:15 p.m.

About Boston-Power

Boston-Power, Inc. ™ is an emerging portable power company answering the call for safer, longer lasting Lithium-ion batteries -- today. Led by CEO and Founder Dr. Christina Lampe-Onnerud, a recognized authority in the battery industry, the company is backed by leading venture capital firms Oak Investment Partners, Venrock Associates, Granite Global Ventures and Gabriel Venture Partners. Boston-Power's innovative systems approach to portable power and application-specific batteries starts with safety, while achieving next-generation performance gains. Founded in 2005, the company is headquartered in Westborough, Massachusetts and has Six Sigma-level manufacturing operations in Greater China. For more information, visit www.boston-power.com.

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