2010-09-16 08:03Press release

Meet the future of cleantech - Welcome to Stockholm Cleantech Venture Day 2010

On September 30th 2010, the fourth annual Stockholm Cleantech Venture Day is being held in Stockholm, Sweden. The conference offers a unique possibility to meet northern Europe’s cleantech industry.

Stockholm Cleantech Venture Day is a one-day conference and meeting-place for investors, innovators and entrepreneurs within the cleantech sector. This event, which is held for the fourth time, will gather 25 carefully selected cleantech companies which will present their investment cases to leading international investors and decision-makers. Participating journalists are offered the opportunity to meet entrepreneurs and professionals from across the world, and learn about how inventions can help fight climate change, allow developing countries to access new technology and improve urban management.

In addition, journalists are offered the possibility of a tailor-made press trip of Stockholm, one of the world’s leading cleantech clusters, including sites, decision-makers, innovators and politicians.

Date: Thursday, September 30th, 09:00 PM – 08:30 AM.
Venue: Kista Science Tower, Färögatan 33, Stockholm/Kista, Sweden
Media inquiries, press trip and registration: Per Holmlund, Stockholm Business Region, +46 70 472 80 69, per.holmlund@sbr.stockholm.se
Annica Englund, Kista Science City, +46 70 771 92 04, annica.englund@kista.com
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Stockholm is the first city to be designated by the EU Commission as European Green Capital for 2010. The award is given to a city that has a record of achieving high environmental standards, is committed to ambitious goals for further environmental improvement and sustainable development, and can act as a role model to inspire other cities and promote best practices in other European cities.

Background information about environmental work and the cleantech sector in Stockholm: http://www.mynewsdesk.com/uk/pressroom/stockholmbusinessregion/document/view/green-stockholm-9553

Stockholm Cleantech Venture Day is organized by EIT KIC InnoEnergy, Stockholm Innovation & Growth AB and Kista Science City AB.

Per Holmlund, PR Manager, Stockholm Business Region
+46 (0)70 472 80 69, per.holmlund@sbr.stockholm.se
Annica Englund, Communication Director, Kista Science City
+46 70 771 92 04, annica.englund@kista.com

Stockholm Business Region
Stockholm Business Region is the official investment promotion agency for the Stockholm region, one of Europe’s most dynamic regions. With continual high growth, world-leading clusters within life science and ICT, and as a centre for fashion and design, Stockholm is the natural capital of Scandinavia.

Kista Science City
Our aim is to help you to establish your business in Kista Science City. We achieve this in part by offering strong support to innovation and new growth companies. KSC AB coordinates all the robust networks that constitute the engine of Kista Science City's ecosystem for growth. Several annual events and meetings are also arranged for key people in industry, academia and research. We are a natural part of one of the most interesting areas in Europe: Stockholm the Capital of Scandinavia.

About Invest Stockholm

Invest Stockholm is the official investment promotion agency of Stockholm. We work with the marketing and development of the Stockholm region as a business destination under the brand Stockholm – The Capital of Scandinavia. Invest Stockholm is a subsidiary of Stockholm Business Region, owned by the city of Stockholm. www.investstockholm.com www.visitstockholm.com www.stockholmbusinessregion.com


Anna Gissler
CEO, Invest Stockholm
Anna Gissler