Global Forum

October 2022

Read the Final Press Release
Entrepreneur, Mentor, Partner? Get Involved!

Welcome to the Cleantech Open Global Forum,
held In-Person on October 25th-27th,
co-located with
at the San Jose Convention Center, CA,
and celebrating the 77 startups
completing the 2022 Accelerator.
(Since Global Forum was 100% in-person, there was no live-stream)

Congratulations to:
US National Winner:
Renegade Plastics Corp
US National Runner Up:
Verde Technologies
US People's Choice:
Verde Technologies
Awarded on 10/27

Wednesday 10/26:
National Finals Pitches *PUBLIC* (Marriott)
Aquora Biosystems
NTP Technologies
Relyion Energy Inc
Renegade Plastics Corp
Tycho Solutions
Verde Technologies Inc.

Showcase (Startup Pavilion SJCC)

Thursday, 10/27:
Investor & Partner Connect (Marriott)
Global Forum Awards Luncheon (Marriott):
Keynotes, Alumni Journeys,
Quick-Pitches, Awards and Networking

The Road to Global Forum:

Tuesday 10/25:
Top 18 National Semifinals Judging
24 judges, 18 companies in four panels

Partners Panel Reverse Pitch
"You Survived CTO - What's Next?"
See 15 partners' offerings

10/11 - 10/13:
Investor & Partner Connect on Zoom
68 companies, 26 investors,
441 one-to-one meetings

10/3 - 10/6:
Global Ideas Pitch Competition on Zoom
20 Global Semifinalists from 11 countries
See the Global Ideas page

9/20, 9/28-9/29:
Regional Finals Judging and CTONE Event Boston

6/1 - 6/3:
National Academy Kickoff Workshops
91 startups

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