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Pacific Northwest Launch Event - Seattle

April 20, 2010, 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM PDT

The world's largest cleantech prize competition is launching it's SECOND season in the Northwest with a reception at the GoGreen Conference to meet our CTO sponsors, alumni and colleagues in the cleantech community.


Hyatt at Olive 8 -- Seattle's first LEED Certified hotel
1635 8th Avenue at Olive Way
same venue at the GoGreen Conference
Azure Room, 3rd Floor


east end of downtown, between Pine St. and Olive Way on 7th Avenue.
$18 valet parking on-site.  
Lower cost parking across the street in lots and
    nearby in the Grand Hyatt Hotel and the WA State Convention Center garages.



•  Byron McCann, Cleantech Open Northwest Co-Chair, Ascent Partners, NW Energy Angels
•  David Holmes, Manager of Applied R&D, Avista Corp., Cleantech Open Platinum Sponsor
•  Roger Garratt, Director of Resource Acquisition, Emerging Technology and Climate Change, Puget Sound Energy
•  Matt Olson, Autodesk Account Executive, ImageIT
•  Tim Miller, CEO Green Lite Motors, Portland - 2009 Cleantech Open NATIONAL FINALIST
            •  3-wheeled hybrid-electric commuter car
•  Jere Kolstad, VP Business Development, Rivertop Renewables, Missoula, 2009 Cleantech Open NATIONAL FINALIST
            •  Green chemistry from renewable crops
•  Charlie Crissman, CEO Goose Networks, Seattle - 2008 Cleantech Open California Runner-Up
            •  Commuter management web services platform
•  Chris Leyerle, COO Hydrovolts, Seattle - 2009 Cleantech Open NATIONAL WINNER Sustainability
            •  Hydrokinetic turbines for distributed energy generation

Who Should Attend

Cash-prize venture competitions are a cornerstone of the next generation of economic development;  the world's largest such competition for green business is launching it’s 2nd season in the Northwest while expanding coast-to-coast.   Aspiring entrepreneurs and technologists as well as business, civic and financial leaders can see CTO’s progress and impact, meet our great alumni ventures and learn how to enter the 2010 competition, closing May 22.


in partnership with the GoGreen Seattle Conference. All CTO Launch attendees get $25 off registration to GoGreen using the promotion code CLEANTECH Check out

Registration Fees

Type Regular Door
General Public 24.00 24.00
 All prices in U.S. dollars. Sorry, no refunds available.
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