WASHINGTON, DC Oct. 6-7, 2014

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Join us for the gala and awards portion of the Global Cleantech 100 Summit and Gala on October 6, 2014 at 1776‘s hip headquarters loft space a few blocks from the White House.1776 serves as a global hub for startups tackling major challenges in education, energy, health care, government, and other critical industries. 1776 was founded in January 2013 by Evan Burfield and Donna Harris, a pair of successful entrepreneurs with experience building companies and communities.


The summit part of the Global Cleantech 100 Summit and Gala on October 7, 2014 will be held at The National Press Club529 14th St. NW, 13th Floor, Washington, DC 20045.The National Press Club, a private club for journalists and communications professionals, has been a Washington institution for more than a century. It is also a world-class conference and meeting facility that hosts thousands of events each year for sophisticated clients from around the globe. The National Press Club is known as “The Place Where News Happens.” Global leaders in government, politics, business, music, film and sport visit the club every day.


Global Cleantech 100 delegates are encouraged to book a room at the iconic Loews Madison Hotel Washington DC, situated right next door to 1776, the gala dinner venue, and walking distance from the National Press Club.

We have secured a special rate of $289 per room per night, and we encourage delegates to book as soon as possible and no later than September 15, 2014 which is the cut-off date for room reservations.

Loews Madison Hotel – Washington, D.C.
1177 Fifteenth St. NW
Washington, DC, District of Columbia, 20005

To reserve your room:
1. Call Loews’ group reservation line at 1-855-325-6397 and use the name of the group (Cleantech Group) as well as the reservation ID LEAO05.

2. Or reserve online by clicking here. This link will allow you to book within the dates contracted (October 5-7). Any bookings on dates prior to October 5, 2014 or after October 7, 2014 the system will not allow you to book a room. Guests will need to use Loews’ 1-855 line for these requests outside the contracted dates.  Once the block has reached under 6 rooms for each day, the system will not allow guests to book a room and you will need to use our 1-855 line for reservations.


LONDON, UK Oct. 9, 2014


The Entrepreneur Roundtable will be hosted at the office of Taylor Wessing, located in the heart of London. The law firm is one of the founding members of the Legal Sector Alliance (LSA), which has developed a set of principles to minimize their impact on the environment. Taylor Wessing has also signed the City Air Quality Pledge, and they have also signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to collaborate with their building management and fellow tenants to reduce building emissions and increase recycling efficiency.

Taylor Wessing

5 New Street Square
London EC4A 3TW
United Kingdom


The Entrepreneur Dinner will be at the Bleeding Heart Restaurant, within walking distance of Taylor Wessing’s offices. The Bleeding Heart Restaurant is located in the historic, cobble-stoned Bleeding Heart Yard. The dinner will take place in the Terrace Room, with its windows overlooking the yard.

Bleeding Heart Restaurant

Bleeding Heart Yard, Greville Street
London EC1N 8SJ
United Kingdom



There are many hotels within a 5-15 minute walk from Taylor Wessing. We suggest attendees look into the following nearby hotels:

Apex Temple Court –  A few minutes’ walk from the Taylor Wessing office

Premier Inn Blackfriars – A 5-minute walk from the Taylor Wessing office

The Grange Holborn – A 10-15 minute walk from the Taylor Wessing office

Kingsway Hall Hotel – A 15-minute walk from the Taylor Wessing office

We also suggest that attendees check out or for the best rates and other hotels in the area.