2 Cambridge Center
Cambridge, Massachusetts 02142

The MIT – New England Energy Showcase is a free event open to the community at large, and designed as a forum to display the latest and most innovative energy research and business endeavors from MIT and the surrounding New England area.

The Showcase will feature more than 60 academic research posters from local universities and over 30 New England companies, giving attendees a unique opportunity to interact with prominent energy researchers and entrepreneurs.

The casual setting, accentuated by live music, cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, and a raffle of special energy-related prizes, will foster dialogue among energy-conscious community members and cutting-edge professionals.

Companies already committed include:

* Evergreen Solar
* Konarka
* Wilson Turbopower
* ZipCar
* A123 Systems
* Climate Energy
* GeO2
* EnerNOC
* Mass Renewable Energy Trust/MTTC
* Agrivida
* General Compression
* Ethanol Boosting Systems
* Solectria
* SatCon
* Nuvera
* Ambient Devices
* GreenFuel
* Seahorse Power
* Constellation NewEnergy
* Gridlogix
* GT Solar
* UTC Power
* Second Wind
* Celunol
* Shell
* C3 Bioenergy
* American Superconductor

MIT academics already committed include researchers from Plasma Science and Fusion Center, Electrochemical Energy Lab, Sloan Automotive Lab, Earth Resources Lab, Environmentally Benign Manufacturing Lab, plus many more. Research from Harvard and Boston University will also be featured.

Many other groups will be presenting including the Lemelson-MIT Sustainability Prize, Ignite Clean Energy Business Plan Competition, Biodiesel@MIT, MIT Campus Energy, and many more.

Official Website: http://www.mitenergyconference.com/

Added by Erik Mallinson on March 8, 2007


Erik Mallinson

The disappointing thing about this event was that it was described as being targeted to a general audience but in fact it was not.