Past Attendees

The following is a sampling of the top level executives and clean technology influencers who attended Cleantech Forum San Francisco in the last year. In addition to the names below, and more of their kind, you can expect to meet high-level entrepreneurs and disruptive technology start-ups from all over the world and from many different sectors — these companies change every year to reflect the changing and growing nature of the cleantech innovation space. Attendee numbers have consistently been in the 700-750 range for the past 5 years.




4D POWER, LLC Founder and CEO
5AM Ventures Principal
88 Green Ventures Investments Director
ABB North American Sales and Business Development Manager
Aderly Cleantech Project Advisor
Aeris Capital AG Executive Director
AES Chief of Staff
Agroils Technologies SpA President
Air Liquide Investment Manager
Alan Becker Consulting Operations Strategist
Alphabet Energy CEO and Founder
Amadeus Capital Partners Investment Manager
AMD Corporate Vice President, Marketing Data Center Server Solutions
American Clean Skies Foundation Chief Executive Officer
Antera Asset Management Founder
APEX Brazil Global Business Executive, General Manager
Applied Materials Corporate Business Development
Aquillian Investments Partner
Aramco Energy Ventures Investment Director
Archimede Solar Energy Srl VP Business Development
Arizona Commerce Authority VP Northern California Region
Asia West LLC Managing Director
Aster Capital Senior Associate
Atlantec-BioEnergy Corporation President and CEO
Aura Enterprises CEO
Autodesk Senior Manager, Global Clean Tech Program
Autodesk Sustainable Buildings Program Manager
AWE Global, Inc CEO
Axine Water CEO
AZ Commerce Authority Vice President Northern California Region
Banyan Water CSO
BaoSteel VP of Venture and Business Development
BASF Venture Capital Principal
BDC Venture Capital Group Managing Partner
BDC Venture Capital Group Partner
Beksolar Ventures CEO
Beta Renewables SpA Vice President
Black Coral Capital Senior Associate
Bloom Energy EVP, Sales
Blue Horizon Insight CEO
Blue Practice Founder
BMW i-Ventures Advisor
BP Alternative Energy Technology Principal
BPM Shareholder – Partner
Braemar Energy Ventures Managing Director
BrainOxygen CEO
BRD Motorcycles CEO
Bretagne Commerce International Deputy Director
BridgeGrowth Partner
Bright Capital Managing Partner
Brightpath Capital Partners VP
BrightSource Energy CEO
British Columbia Trade Office, Pacific Coast Managing Director
Brooks Consulting President & CEO
BSR SVP, Head of Advisory
Burr Pilger Mayer, Inc. Senior Manager
BW Ventures Investment Director
C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group Special Advisor to the Chair
Camden Wealth Advisors Managing Principal
Canibal CEO
Capstone Affluent Strategies Managing member
Carbon Engineering Inc. Chief Business and Commercial Officer
CBRE USA Director
Cenovus Energy Inc. Investment Manager
Central Valley Business Incubator Director
ChemRisk Director of Corporate Sustainability
Chrysalix President & CEO
Chubb & Son, Inc. Vice President, Worldwide Clean Tech Industry Segment Manager
CircuitMeter President
Claremont Creek Ventures Managing Director
Clean Fund CEO
CleanPath Ventures, LLC Managing Director
Cleantech Business Angles Investment Manager
Cleantech Group, Inc. CEO
Cleantech Group/GreenOrder Partner
Cleantech Open National Strategic Partnerships Chair
Clearpoint Ventures Co-Founder and Managing Director
Climate and Energy Funders Group Client Partner
Climate Change Capital Managing Director
CLP Group Manager – Technology Research and Deployment
CMEA Capital Principal
Commence Technology Partners Managing Partner
Consensus Business Group Chief Investment Officer
Consulate of Ecuador in San Francisco Consul General of Ecuador
Credit Suisse Vice President
Cycle Capital Management Partner
d.light design Chairman and CEO
DBL Investors Managing Partner
DEKA R&D Director of Commercialization, Water & Power
Delabio President
Deloitte Director
Demeter Partners Investment Director
DFJ Athena Managing Director
DFJ JAIC Venture Partner
Dialbiotech CEO
Draper Fisher Jurvetson Managing Director
Drive Now, BMW CEO
DTE Energy Ventures, Inc. Vice President
DuPont Ventures Global Investment Director
E.ON SE Deal Execution Manager
E2 Executive Director
East Bay Green Corridor Director
Eco Terra Srl Director
Econofy CEO
Ecosense President
EDF Innovation Director
Efficiency Exchange Founder & CEO
EFW Partners Managing Director
ElectraTherm, Inc. President & CFO
Elements Financial Inc Partner
Elevance Renewable Sciences CFO
EMC Corporation Vice President and Chief Sustainability Officer
Emerald Technology Ventures Partner
EnagraTech Chief Scientist
Enbala President & CEO
EnCana Corporation Lead, Environmental Innovation Fund
Eneleap Consulting L.L.C. CEO
Energy Security Partners Managing Partner
Energy Technology Advisors President
Enerpulse CEO
EnerTech Capital Managing Director
EnerTech Capital VP
Enlighted Inc. VP Business Development
Environmental Entrepreneurs Co-Founder
Equilibrium Equipment Finance CMO
Ernst & Young LLP Senior Manager
Ethical Electric CEO
Evonik Corporation Investment Manager
Evonik Industries AG Investment Manager
Facebook Program Manager, Facebook Sustainability
Facebook Sustainability Guru
Facebook Sustainability Program Manager
Faraday President
Fermentalg Director of Finance, Strategy and Business Development
Fireclay Tile CEO
Firelake Capital Managing Partner
Flanders Investment & Trade Director – Investment
Ford Director of Sustainability& Environmental Policy
Ford Motor Company Director of Vehicle Electrification and Infrastructure
Forest City Enterprises Director, Building Technology Services Group
FotoNotes CEO
Fraser Milner Gasgrain Partner
French Cleantech CEO
Fujitsu Laboratories of America Business Development & Alliance Manager
Fuller Smith Capital Management Partner
Garage Technology Ventures Managing Director
GCA Savvian Advisors Vice President
GDF SUEZ Research and Innovation Division
GE Senior Executive Director, Energy Ventures
GE Energy Financial Services SVP, Venture Capital
General Electric Corporate Communications/Ecomagination
General Electric Global Executive Director, ecomagination
Genomatica VP Business Development
Georgieff Capital Founding Partner
Global Cleanweb Initiative CEO and Chief Hacktivist
Gmatek President
GO-Biz Deputy Director
Google Director
Government of Ontario – Ministry of Research & Innovation Consul (Economic Affairs – Ontario)
Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP Partner
GP Bullhound Ltd. Partner
Green Power Labs VP
GreenBiz Group Inc. Chairman and Executive Editor
Greensleeves LLC CEO
Greenstart Partner and Communications Guru
Gridium CEO
Gridtest Systems CEO
Grundfos Director, Business Development
GSSG Solar, LLC Director
Hagerman & Company, Inc. Business Development Manager
Hall Capital Partners LLC Associate
Hara CEO
HarbourVest Partners Vice President
Hercules Technology Growth Capital, Inc. Principal
Hewlett-Packard Company Head of Marketing
Honda Research Institute Head, Fundamental Technology Partnering
Honeywell Vice President – Technology
Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation CEO
HydroQuest CEO
i2O Water CEO
ICL-IP America Inc. President and CEO
Inergi Corporation Ltd Group Managing Director
Ingersoll Rand Vice President Advanced Technology
Innovacorp Investment Analyst
Innovation Center Denmark Cleantech Advisor
Inspired Light CEO
Instant BioScan Chairman, President and CEO
Invest in Lyon – France Director Business Development
InvestHK Assistant Director
Italian Ministry of Forreign Affairs Consul
Italian Trade Commission Program Director
JETRO Executive Director
JETRO Houston Chief Executive Director
JGC USA Inc. Manager
Johnson Controls Senior Manager, Corporate Development
Johnson Controls VP Corporate Development, Building Efficiency
Jones Lang LaSalle Chairman of Energy and Sustainability Services
Jones Lang LaSalle Senior Vice President
JSR Micro, Inc. Director Emerging Products Program
Keiretsu Forum Chair, Cleantech Committee
Khosla Ventures, LLC Principal
Kids Flix Global Inc. President
KinergyPower VP National Business Development
Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers Partner
Korea Ministry of the Environment Deputy Director
Korea Water Technology COO
KOTRA Managing Director
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Simulation Research Group Building Technologies Division
Leak Defense Alert Chairman
Lockheed Martin Director: Energy Programs, Mission Systems and Sensors
Louisiana Economic Development Manager, Business Development
Lucid CEO
Lux Capital Management Principal
M2 Renewables CEO
MaRS Cleantech Fund Co-Founder
Masdar Director, Zayed Future Energy Prize
Massachusetts Clean Energy Center Chief Financial Officer
McDonough Advisors Chairman
McGuireWoods Partner
McNally Capital Vice-President
Megabess Director/CFO
Metro Atlanta Chamber Dir. Adv Manufacturing
Metrus Energy Founder & CEO
MHS Capital Managing Partner
Mitsubishi International Corporation Manager
Mitsui Global Investment, Inc Investment Director
MMB Networks CEO
mOasis CEO & President
Montreux Energy LLC CEO
Morgan Stanley Managing Director
Morrison & Foerster LLP Chair of the Financial Transactions Group
Multicapital do Brasil Consultoria e Participações Ltda. CEO
Munich Venture Partners Doctor
Nalco Global Accounts Manager
Nano and Advanced Materials Institute Limited CEO
Nano Chemical CEO
National Grid Director of Vendor/Alliance Strategy
National Grid Vice President Customer and Business Strategy
NDHI President
Nest Founder & VP of Engineering
Netherlands Office for Science & Technology (NOST) Senior Technology Advisor
NextEra Energy Vice President, Distributed Generation
Nexterra CEO
NIKE, Inc. Partner, Strategic Investments
North River Capital Advisors Founder / Managing Director
North Sky Capital Vice President
Northwest Energy Angels Director
Nova Scotia Business Inc. Director, Science & Technology
Och-Ziff Capital Management Managing Director – Energy & Infrastructure
One PacificCoast Bank VP Relationship Manger
Ontario Ministry of Research & Innovation Minister of Research and Information
Oregon BEST Commercialization Program Manager
ORIX Ventures Principal
Osborne Clarke Partner
Ozoval Business Development
Palevsky, LLC Principal
Pangaea Ventures Partner
Paragon Partners Asia Managing Partner
Paris Region International Mission Enterprise Business Development Director
Pecan Street Chief Technology Officer
Perkins Coie LLP Partner
PG&E Director, Supplier Diversity and Sustainability
Pon Director, Sustainability
Practically Green Founder & CEO
Pro Ecuador Trade Commissioner of Ecuador Los Angeles
Pulse Energy Market Analyst
Pure Energy Partners Managing Partner
QBotix Founder & CEO
Regenerate Power Senior Vice President – Head of Project Finance
Renewable Fuel Products Co-Founder
Renewable Funding LLC President
Rennovia Co-Founder, VP Corporate Development
Repsol Nuevas Energias Investment Manager – Energy Ventures
RG Associates CEO
Robert W. Baird & Co. Vice President
RockPort Capital Partners General Partner
Rodeo Managing Director
SABA Motors Inc Founder / CEO
SAIL Capital Partners Managing Partner
Saint-Gobain Manager, North America, External Venturing
Saint-Gobain Principal
San Diego Gas and Electric Director of the Smart Grid Initiative
San Jose Police and Fire Retirement Plan Trustee
Sangha Investments Founding Partner
Saudi Aramco Energy Ventures General Manager, US Venture Capital
Scoot CEO
Scoot Chief Technology Officer
Seair Inc. CEO
Seair Inc. Research and Development Manager
Sefaira CEO
SemiosBio CEO
Sempra Energy Equity Investment Manager
Sempra Energy VP Regulatory & Legislative Affairs
Servergy, Inc. CEO, Chairman
SF Environment Director
Shell GameChanger
Shell VC Principal
Shellcatch Founder & CEO
Sidemark CEO
Siemens Cities and Infrastructure Chief City Executive
Siemens TTB Director of Energy Technologies
Sierra Club Director of Strategic Relations
Silicon Valley Bank Head of Cleantech
Silver Lake Kraftwerk Partner
SiNode LLC Co-Founder
SITRA Investment Director
Skip-to-Renew CEO
Skolkovo Foundation Director, Investment office
Skylake Incuvest Managing Director
Smart Energy Instruments CEO
Softbank China Venture Capital (SBCVC) Director
Solar Energy Industries Association Sr.Membership Development Manager
Solar Mosaic Founder and President
Solarmaker Srl CEO
Solergy Inc. Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Solvay Venturing Investment manager
Spalian N.A. CEO
Sparq Systems President
Stem VP, Customer Development
Stevens Capital Advisors Principal
StopWaste.Org Executive Director
SUAE President/COO
SunFunder CEO
Sunible Founder & Managing Director
Sunrun Co-CEO
Sustainability Roundtable, Inc. President & CEO
Sustainable Development Technology Canada SVP/Vice President
Swedish Energy Agency Head of Department
Switch Materials CEO
Sylvatex CEO
Teknion Regional VP
TEL Venture Capital Program Venture Advisor
Tellus Technology CEO
Terra Venture Partners GP
TerraPass Director – Corporate Energy
The Artemis Project Principal
The CBW Group President
The GreenBiz Group CEO
The Paulson Institute Chairman, the Paulson Institute at the University of Chicago; Former Secretary of the Treasury
The Roda Group Principal
The Westly Group Managing Partner
Thomvest Ventures Venture Partner
Topsun Manager
Topsun Dollens Electric CEO
Toronto Stock Exchange Head of Business Development (Clean Technology)
Total Energy Ventures CEO
TPG Capital, LP Senior Advisor
True North Venture Partners Investment Professional
Twitter, Inc. Madman
United Water CEO
US Department of Energy Presidential Innovation Fellow
Value Creation Center Co. Ltd Managing Director
VantagePoint Capital Partners (fka VPVP) Managing Director
Ventana Cleantech CEO
Veolia Water – Solutions and Technologies Vice President –  Process Engineering
Verdigris Technologies Co-Founder & CEO
Verizon Chief Sustainability Officer
Verne Global CFO
Vivint Solar CEO
Walmart Director of Sustainability
Warner Babcock Institute VP of Corporate Development
Waste Management Vice President Corporate Venturing
WaterSmart Software CEO & Founder
WegoWise Director of Commercial Solutions
Wermuth Asset Management Senior Fund Partner
Westly Group Managing Partner
Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati Partner
Woodland Biofuels President and CEO
WorldWatch Institute Co-Chair
Wright Images President
Y Stage Productions Ltd. Managing Director
yerdle Founder
Youil Solar Senior Vice President