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Join us OCTOBER 23RD for the Global Forum!

Friday, Oct 23, 8 am – 12 pm PT | 11 am – 3 pm ET

Join us at the CTO Global Forum on October 23rd!

The Global Forum is Cleantech Open’s annual flagship event and the culmination of the annual Cleantech Open US accelerator program.

Once a year, the Global Forum brings together Cleantech Open’s current accelerator cohort of nearly 100 innovative cleantech companies to celebrate their progress, achievements, and impact in creating a sustainable, inclusive green economy.

Join us and over 400 industry leaders, cleantech entrepreneurs, sustainability experts, investors, and partner organizations for a series of shark tank-style pitches, a Showcase Expo, an awards ceremony, and lots of networking opportunities.

CTO Global Forum, Friday, Oct 23, 8 am – 12 pm PT | 11 am – 3 pm ET 


For the first time in history, the 2020 Global Forum will be held entirely virtually on Friday, October 23rd, open to the public, and FREE - making it even more accessible for cleantech leaders, experts, and entrepreneurs from around the world.

Why attend?

  • Learn - hear about the latest innovation in environmental and sustainable technologies in areas ranging from energy, agriculture, and water, to transportation, and smart cities.
  • Network - we anticipate an audience of over 400 industry insiders; a great opportunity to make new connections in the cleantech innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystem.
  • Celebrate - meet nearly 100 passionate startups creating solutions to the world’s most pressing environmental and sustainability challenges.

Find out more about the 2020 event, participating startups, and our sponsors at the Global Forum event site: bit.ly/cto2020gf

Since 2006, Cleantech Open has worked with over 1,600 early-stage cleantech innovators, advancing their business models, engaging investors, and securing first customers.