Connecting market opportunities and capital with innovation

GLOBE Exchange is a transactional event for investors, cleantech innovators, government representatives and corporate leaders.

It’s the place to make new strategic connections, take in the latest industry insights, enhance your deal flow and meet top talent.

Curated Matchmaking

The time for acting on opportunities in the clean economy is now. Trillions of dollars are on the table.

Here at GLOBE, we’ve made curated matchmaking a key pillar of the GLOBE Exchange experience. Attendees will forge new relationships with leaders in finance and cleantech through relevant, hand-picked meetings. Investor-to-investor meetings, innovator-to-investor meetings, and innovator-to-government meetings are all available.

Investor Presentations

Investors will provide insight into their specific investment thesis, examples from their portfolios, and their fund objectives. Use these presentations to discover new business partners and prepare for curated matchmaking.

Our meeting schedules will be flexible enough to allow investors to arrange additional meetings on site based on availability

Networking Lunch

Meet your fellow GLOBE Exchange delegates while enjoying delicious West Coast cuisine in the beautiful Vancouver Convention Centre West.

GLOBE Welcome Reception

Join us for drinks! Our welcome reception is your opportunity to cement your connections with potential partners, investors and/or solution providers while meeting the broader GLOBE community.

Talent Connect

We know that people are at the heart of any successful company. At GLOBE Exchange, we’ll connect promising young talent with hiring teams at top companies, career coaching and for those who have founded their own companies, investment. Our goal is to equip young leaders with the resources they need to grow both their careers and their companies, so that we can all benefit from a cleaner economy.


Expert Connect will give innovators access to the knowledge and expertise that can supercharge their business growth. Both workshops and individual coaching will be available on the following topics: Pitching, Intellectual Property, Marketing, Raise Capital, Scale up & Export and Entrepreneurship.

Who attends GLOBE exchange?

Over 350 people who are actively engaged and interested in contributing to a prosperous, sustainable, and socially just future.

By Job Title

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By Industry Type

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Call for investors

Curated matchmaking is at the heart of GLOBE Exchange and host investors will be in the driver’s seat with the power to choose the meetings that fit their portfolio. Our interactive B2B activities are ideal for every type of investor:

  • Angels
  • Bank representatives 
  • Corporate ventures 
  • Fund representatives 
  • Foundation ambassadors 
  • Governments
  • Venture capitalists
  • And more!

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Call for Experts and workshop leaders

Are you or someone in your organization an expert in:

  • Entrepreneurship coaching,
  • Pitching,
  • Intellectual property,
  • Marketing,
  • Raising capital, or
  • Scale-up and export?


Past attendees

  • President and CEO, Alectra
  • Executive Vice President – Renewable Generation and Conservation, Alectra
  • Managing Partner, Arctern Ventures
  • Brand Manager – Digital Farming, BASF Canada
  • Assistant Vice President – Credit and Investment Risk Management, BDC
  • Managing Director, Cleantech MaRS Discovery District
  • Director, Cleantech Practice, BDC Capital
  • President and CEO, Canadian Commercial Corporations
  • President and CEO, Chrysalix Venture Capital
  • General Manager – Business Development and Enterprise, City of Guelph
  • Founder, Cycle Capital
  • Co-Founder, EcoInvestors Capital
  • President and CEO, EDC
  • Vice President, Environment and Corporate Responsibility, EDC
  • CEO, Efficiency Capital
  • President, Efficiency Capital
  • CEO and President, Enersion
  • Partner, Fort Capital Partners
  • Principal, GreenSky Capital
  • Investment Manager, InnovacorpCEO, Pyrowave
  • Vice President – Environment and Government Affairs, Lafarge
  • Investment Manager, MaRS Catalyst Fund
  • Senior Manager – New Nuclear Development, Ontario Power Generation
  • Chief Nuclear Officer, PCL Industrial Constructors Inc.
  • President, Pyfera Growth Capital
  • Head of Energy and Resource Innovation, Silicon Valley Bank
  • Vice President – Sustainability and CSR, Sodexo
  • The Green Municipal Fund, Zero Contact
  • Founder and CEO, Viridis Terra International

Get in touch

Are you interested in being involved in GLOBE Exchange? Contact us now to begin a discussion.

Karol Laurent
Innovation and B2B Program Manager
GLOBE Series