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4th Annual Northwest Awards Expo (Portland, OR)

October 9, 2012, 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM PDT

Our annual tradeshow exhibition of our semifinalist and alumni ventures as well as partner and sponsor organizations, along with thought-leadership talks and the presentation of Finalist Prizes for the 2012 Pacific Northwest Cleantech Open


101 North Weidler at Broadway
near the Rose Garden Arena 


2 blocks off of the north foot of the Broadway Bridge
behind the original Leftbank office building
e-z-on-off-I-5 at Exit 302A "Rose Quarter"
1 block from stops on the new Loop Streetcar, opening late September


3:30pm to 6:00pm  -- exhibition floor open
6:00pm to 6:45pm  -- talks
6:45pm to 7:15pm  -- presentation of Awards 



  • RON PERNICK, Co-Founder and Managing Director, CLEAN|EDGE
    Author of the new book, “Clean Tech Nation” publishing in September 2012 

CLEAN|EDGE was founded in Portland as the world’s first research and advisory firm devoted to cleantech.  For more than a decade its offered incisive analysis to investors and strategic leaders, co-producing the annual Clean-Tech Investor Summit, as well as the NASDAQ® Green Energy Index, and the NASDAQ OMX® Global Wind Energy Index.

  • JASON RISSANEN, US Cleantech Practice Lead, Deloitte & Touche LLP

Jason with 15 years’ experience with Deloitte’s Toronto and Silicon Valley offices currently is the lead client service partner for companies across several sectors of cleantech, including solar, storage, smart grid, and energy efficiency, as well as the advisory or quality review partner for several other companies.  


Who Should Attend

Investors, Corporate Executives, Entrepreneurs and Civic Leaders who want to help foster the Northwest's cleantech and renewable economy, and learn more about the exciting contestant companies who represent the Pacific Northwest in the world’s largest cleantech business competition, including the 2010 Grand Champion and 2011 Sustainability and Efficiency National Winners, both from Oregon !



  • Deloitte
  • Dorsey
  • Wells Fargo Bank 
  • Silicon Valley Bank
  • Lane Powell


Registration Fees

Type Early* Regular Door
Admission n/a 59.00 59.00 79.00
Students n/a 19.00 19.00 19.00
*Early registration prices available only until September 17, 2012, 6:40 AM.
 All prices in U.S. dollars. Sorry, no refunds available.
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