Access Market Opportunities at GLOBE 2020

GLOBE 2020 provides a platform to connect corporate leaders and investors with curated clean innovation opportunities. Our Innovation Showcase Program offers a wide range of market opportunities, including Innovation Challenges, a ReversePitch session and cleantech side events. Optimize your GLOBE 2020 experience by choosing the right B2B opportunity for you.

The sessions below will take place in the GLOBE 2020 Innovation Showcase on Feb. 11-12, unless otherwise indicatedExhibitors, Innovation Showcase Visitorand GLOBE Forum passholders have access to the Innovation Showcase program.

For more curated opportunities, be sure to register for GLOBE Exchange on Feb. 10our day-long B2B matchmaking event. To meet and connect with the leaders and partners who can help supercharge business growthbe sure to exhibit in the Innovation Showcase.

Tuesday Feb 11 2020
09:00 - 11:30 MR 114/115

Spotlight: Clean Economy Opportunities in BC’s Fraser Valley

Located immediately adjacent to Metro Vancouver, the Fraser Valley is British Columbia’s third largest metropolitan region. In 2018, the Fraser Valley’s clean economy was valued at $1.17 billion, underpinned by an agriculture sector that is one of the most productive and diversified in Canada.
Tuesday Feb 11 2020
09:15 - 10:00 Invest in Canada Stage, Innovation Showcase

Trade Commissioner Buyers’ Pitch 1

The Trade Commissioner Buyers’ Pitch is designed for international buyers and investors attending GLOBE. Participating buyers and investors will have a chance to present a 3-5-minute elevator pitch to the audience explaining who they are, what type of companies they are looking to buy from/invest in, and why they would make a desirable business partner.
Tuesday Feb 11 2020
10:45 - 12:45 MR 201

The European Green Deal – A Transformative Step Towards A Sustainable Economy

The European Commission announced its Green Deal in December 2019, to be followed by the first "European Climate Law" in the spring of 2020. Our ambition: to be the world's first climate neutral continent by 2050.
Tuesday Feb 11 2020
14:00 - 15:00 Invest in Canada Stage, Innovation Showcase

Industry and Innovation: How to get to Zero Plastic Waste

Involving industry is imperative if we are to achieve a circular economy for plastic. Innovation in the development of new plastic resins, product design, collection and sorting systems, and recycling options, including chemical recycling, are critical to keeping plastics in the economy and out of the environment.
Tuesday Feb 11 2020
15:30 - 17:00 Invest in Canada Stage, Innovation Showcase

Green Gamechangers Innovation Challenge Series

Advancing cleantech innovation in Canada is an economic gamechanger, and represents an incredible opportunity for job creation, climate mitigation and whole-system transformation. Sponsored by Foresight Cleantech Accelerator and in collaboration with the Vancouver Economic Commission, hear about emerging opportunities that are poised to raise the bar in Canadian cleantech. Join us in this exciting presentation showcasing seven challenges.
Tuesday Feb 11 2020
17:00 - 18:00 Invest in Canada Stage, Innovation Showcase
Tuesday Feb 11 2020
18:00 - 19:30 Invest in Canada Stage, Innovation Showcase

B.C. Cleantech Awards

This February, Foresight will celebrate organizations and thought leaders from throughout the B.C. cleantech ecosystem who are making an impact in everything cleantech.
Wednesday Feb 12 2020
09:15 - 10:00 Invest in Canada Stage, Innovation Showcase

Trade Commissioner Buyers’ Pitch 2

The Trade Commissioner Buyers’ Pitch is designed for international buyers and investors attending GLOBE. Participating buyers and investors will have a chance to present a 3-5-minute elevator pitch to the audience explaining who they are, what type of companies they are looking to buy from/invest in, and why they would make a desirable business partner.
Wednesday Feb 12 2020
14:15 - 17:00

Husky Carbon Capture Utilization & Storage in Enhanced Oil Recovery Innovation Challenge

Husky is interested in exploring novel applications of carbon capture utilization and storage (CCUS) technologies within their enhanced oil recovery (EOR) business.
Wednesday Feb 12 2020
14:15 - 15:15 Invest in Canada Stage, Innovation Showcase

Innovation Solutions Canada’s Innovation Challenge Session

The Government of Canada is launching a series of new cleantech challenges sponsored by Environment and Climate Change Canada and other departments, through the Innovative Solutions Canada (ISC) program.