"Climate change is one of the most pressing long term challenges of our time. Technology and innovation have an important role to play in helping to address it, and this conference is an opportunity for relevant actors to come together and join forces."
Virginijus SinkevičiusEU Commissioner for the Environment, Oceans and Fisheries
"The City of Brussels is pleased to be the host city for this Tech for Climate Action conference at what is a critical time for our future. The team looks forward to meeting the wider community at this important and timely event."
City of Brussels
“The U.S. Tech for Climate Action Conference brings together Washington DC’s varied climate tech community—from government, industry, municipalities, and more—under one roof towards advancing and commercializing tech for the fight against climate change. I’m proud to have represented DOE in the 2023 event, which provided a great venue to discuss our new Pathways to Commercial Liftoff initiative.”
Dr. Vanessa ChanChief Commercialization Officer and Director of the Office of Technology Transitions, U.S. Department of Energy
“The European Tech for Climate Action Conference 2022 offered a great opportunity to dive deep into the question what the twin transformation – digital and green – for Europe really means and on which pathways it can be implemented.”
Michael WiesmüllerHead of Department for Federal Ministry for Climate Action, Environment, Energy, Mobility, Innovation and Technology at Republic of Austria
"Sustainability and technology can work hand in hand to improve the state of our planet, and having opportunities to come together to share ideas and experiences with all the people who are making that happen is a great source of inspiration. Kudos to the team that put it all together and looking forward to the next edition!"
Nuria SpijkerChief Sustainability Officer at Humbee
"In the session Climate Action Leadership in Europe we heard that technology companies can do much for supporting the ecological transition. They are ready to embrace change. It is up to European governments and cities to set the right framework conditions for reaching the objectives of the Green Deal, with the people and the companies. Together, it can be done."
Philippe TulkensHead of Unit Climate & Planetary, DG Research & Innovation, and Deputy Mission Manager, EU Mission for Adaptation at European Commission
"In a single day, I felt like I absorbed so much knowledge, inspiration, and encouragement that will last me for many years to come. I know I will refer back to this event in my mind, time and time again throughout my career. The Tech for Climate Action Event Series hit it out of the park with this one."
”It was a fantastic event! The organizers really did strike a balance by bringing the right group of people-Govt officials, private sectors, NGOs, and independent consultants from diverse areas. We look forward to the next one.”
Global Sustainability LeaderO-I
“The speakers, topics, and attendees made this an exceptional event.”
“I had a great time listening, learning, and seeing familiar faces as well as meeting new ones. I particularly enjoyed the range of topics covered and hope to attend again next year.”
Government RelationsSchneider Electric
“The conference convened an impressive group of experts for engaging discussions across public, private and policy sectors to move faster in the scale and use of technology for climate action.”
“The speakers were all extremely knowledgeable and the subject-matter discussed was very timely. The room was filled with experts all excited to keep up our collective momentum on climate impact, so I look forward to the next opportunity to continue the conversation.”
Shelby Rust BusoChief Sustainability Officer, City of San Diego
"It was such a pleasure to be amidst so many dynamic leaders from the private and public sectors.”
Author and Sustainability and Climate Advisor
“It is great to hear about policy directly from the people writing, regulating and implementing them.”
Co-Founder, Mizrahi Family Charitable Fund
“The conference was inspiring, enlightening, energizing, encouraging, and galvanizing.”
Director of Climate Experience, Pitney Bowes
“The conference was a great opportunity to gather policy leaders and technology experts together to take stock of the situation, potential impacts and means of achieving lasting solutions for community and global resilience and mitigation.”
Public Sector Director, Dassault Systèmes
This event series supports the Sustainable Development Goals
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