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Events 19 Sep 2017 - 21 Sep 2017 | Conference

VERGE: Where Technology Meets Sustainability

Santa Clara, US

More than 2,000 leaders from the world’s largest companies, most innovative startups and progressive government agencies gather to explore the latest technologies, tools and trends accelerating the clean economy.

VERGE, a global conference and expo series launched in 2011 focuses on the technologies and systems that accelerate sustainability solutions across sectors in a climate-constrained world.

Join Mark Lee for a panel discussion titled The Value of Grid-Connected and Off-Grid Devices: Global Use Cases. A 21st century clean energy economy will rely on both grid-connected and off-grid devices — including solar, storage and LED lighting — to help provide affordable access to clean energy technologies. Moderated by Mark Lee, this session will explore the barriers and opportunities to bringing innovative technology and financing to new markets across Europe, Brazil and East Africa, and panelists include:

  • Sandra Tritten, co-founder, Swisscom Energy Solutions
  • Lavinia Hollanda, Senior Energy Advisor, Escopo Energia
  • Milo Werner, VP Engineering, Off Grid Electric

This session will be held on Thursday, September 21, from 8.30 – 9.30am.

Other topics covered at the conference include distributed energy systems, smart infrastructure, city and regional resilience, connected transportation and mobility, next-gen buildings, grid-scale power, renewable energy procurement and circular economy.

About GreenBiz Group

GreenBiz advances the opportunities at the intersection of business, technology and sustainability. Through its websites, events, peer-to-peer network and research, GreenBiz promotes the potential to drive transformation and accelerate progress — within companies, industries and in the very nature of business.


8.30am - 5.30pm


Santa Clara Convention Center
5001 Great America Parkway
Santa Clara, CA 95054


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