“Next Generation Biofuels: The Prospects and the Challenges of Non Food Crop Energy” Program to Take Place on January 28

Next Generation Biofuels: The Prospects and the Challenges of Non Food Crop Energy is the second program in a six-part panel discussion series from VC Taskforce and Morrison & Foerster entitled "Maximizing Returns in Emerging Cleantech Sectors: The Interplay of Regulation, Intellectual Property and Investment."  The goals of this series are:

  • To provide an in-depth view into emerging sectors of the Cleantech economy
  • To elaborate areas for VC consideration in due-diligence with regard to each sector
  • To highlight areas for business planning/strategy development for emerging companies in the space

This program will take place on January 28 from 6:00 - 9:00 pm at Trader Vic's at Dinah's Garden Hotel, 4269 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA, 94306 and will feature the following panelists:

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“Energy Intelligence: Investment, Risk and Regulation for Advanced Connectivity and Infrastructure” Program to Take Place on November 19

Energy Intelligence: Investment, Risk and Regulation for Advanced Connectivity and Infrastructure is the first program in a new six-part panel discussion series from VC Taskforce and Morrison & Foerster entitled "Maximizing Returns in Emerging Cleantech Sectors: The Interplay of Regulation, Intellectual Property and Investment."  The goals of this series are:

  • To provide an in-depth view into emerging sectors of the Cleantech economy
  • To elaborate areas for VC consideration in due-diligence with regard to each sector
  • To highlight areas for business planning/strategy development for emerging companies in the space

The Energy Intelligence program will take place on November 19th from 6:00 – 8:30 pm at Morrison & Foerster's Palo Alto office and feature the following panelists:

  • Peter Hanschen – Partner, Morrison & Foerster, Energy Practice (moderator)
  • Bill Baker – Director & Co-Head of the Cleantech Group, GCA Savvian  
  • Peter Sharer - CEO, Agilewaves 
  • John Kunhart - Managing Director and Co-Founder, American River Ventures
  • Hal La Flash – Director of Integrated Resource Planning and Policy, PG&E

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