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CTO Global Forum 2019 Debuts the Next Generation of Cleantech Startups

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Early this week, the Cleantech Open held its annual Global Forum, including an alumni showcase expo, a lively series of startup pitch sessions, a curated speed dating match-up with interested investors, a speaker series, and two competitions—one with finalists and winners of the U.S. Grand Prize and another for the Global Ideas Award. Over 300 people attended the event, with more than 65 companies exhibiting their clean technologies. 

The U.S. Grand Prize was awarded to Radical Plastics for their development of a proprietary catalyst technology that renders...

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URGENT! Tell a DIGITAL AGTECH CTO Alumnus to FILL OUT SHORT FORM ASAP to Apply for CTO Referral

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Here's an opportunity for CTO Alumni companies working in DIGITAL AGTECH!
URGENT!
FILL OUT SHORT FORM  in next few days (NOW) to apply for CTO Referral for Round 5 IN2


AND/OR Forward to your fav Digital Agtech Startup from your CTO Cohort

Our partner IN2 / NREL / Danforth Plant Science Center incubator is seeking companies in three digital agriculture areas. Ultimately 5 companies will be awarded up to $250,000 each in cash and services for the program beginning April 2019.

Over the next few days, express your interest by filling out our brief CTO Google...

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Eleven CTO Regional Finalists Go On to Compete For Grand Prize at the Cleantech Global Forum in January

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At the first four of Cleantech Open's regional semifinals, eleven companies were selected by judging panels of top cleantech leaders to receive $10,000 in cash and go on to represent their respective regions at Cleantech Open Global Forum in Los Angeles, CA at the end of January. Since this blog post was first published, CTO-SE and CTO-MW also selected finalists--bringing the total number of startup companies to fifteenAt the Global Forum they will compete with emerging environmental and energy technology firms throughout the nation for the national grand...

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