Leading experts, investors and innovators from the CleanTech/GreenTech space will be joining us to discuss the emerging innovation trends in the domain, key issues facing the industry, and the growing significance and impact of CleanTech/GreenTech investing in light of the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals. The event will be focused on a discussion on how to invest in alternate energy/ClimateTech featuring prominent investors, entrepreneurs, and thought leaders from the CleanTech/GreenTech space.
James Wagoner is passionate about impacting lives by applying new technologies in new areas and fields. He is not afraid to fail and learn to improve; cares about the environment and is excited about all the applications to reduce energy consumption. Their company Joule Case is dedicated to making advanced power systems made simple. They provide power solutions for many remote and backup power applications without the use of fossil fuels or internal combustion generators.
Leif Elgethun envisions a carbon-neutral society that is as clean as it is free. As a serial entrepreneur, he builds and scales clean energy companies in order to accelerate leading-edge sustainable technologies for the benefit of our environment, communities, and economy.
Micah Kotch is an outcome oriented leader with broad experience in design, urbantech, mobility, and clean energy. He is interested in intersection of real estate, mobility and the grid and has a proven track record of success working with regulators and innovative large companies providing solutions for climate/energy issues. A nationally recognized thought leader with deep relationships across multiple mobility, urbantech and energy-related sectors.
Hall launched TEN Capital as the Texas Entrepreneur Networks in 2009. Today, the firm has over 12,000 investors in its network, and has helped startups raise over $700M and counting.
Hall serves as the Vice-Chair of the Baylor Angel Network. He previously led the Central Texas Angel Network (CTAN) as its first Executive Director, where he achieved over a 40X return for the investors.
He is the founder and director of the Texas Open Angel Network, which is a 501(c)(3) non-profit dedicated to the education of angel investors. As a part of that program, he hosts the Investor Connect podcast series.
He is also a Founder and initial Managing Director of SKU (Incubation Station), a consumer product goods accelerator based in Austin, Texas, and the former Managing Director of AccelerateNFC, an accelerator based in Dallas, Texas, focusing on Near Field Communication.
Hall serves as an Adjunct Professor for the University of Texas, leading the Idea to IP program, which fosters startups from the engineering program."