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2018 @LACIncubator #Energy Innovation Forum

  • LACI La Kretz Innovation Campus 525 South Hewitt Street Los Angeles, CA 90013 USA (map)

Celebrate Southern California's Clean Energy Ecosystem with LACI

The LACI Energy Innovation Forum will convene leaders from across the public and private sectors for an afternoon highlighting the Los Angeles region’s clean energy ecosystem. At the Forum, the Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator (LACI) will share the results of their work as a local champion for the California Energy Commission’s Energy Innovation Ecosystem, showcase the clean energy startups within the Energy Innovators Program, and explore current technology trends and topics with industry experts.


  • Fast pitches from clean energy entrepreneurs

  • Panel: "Fostering Energy Entrepreneurship in California"

  • Startup showcase & expo

  • Networking with local industry leaders


Speakers Include:


  • 1:30 PM: Opening remarks

  • 1:50 PM: Startup pitches (Part #1)

  • 2:20 PM: Startup pitches (Part #2)

  • 2:40 PM: Panel – Fostering Energy Entrepreneurship in California

  • 3:10 PM: Audience Q&A

  • 3:30 PM: Closing remarks

  • 3:40 PM: Startup showcase & networking (light refreshments provided)

Panel: Fostering Energy Entrepreneurship in California

Despite California’s long-standing reputation as a hub for technology innovation, challenges still remain for entrepreneurs in the state’s growing clean energy industry. During this panel, key figures from private industry, state government, and the startup community will discuss the current state of energy innovation in California and what can be done to better support local entrepreneurship and foster cutting-edge energy solutions.