Prominent sponsoring partners at Stockholm Cleantech Venture Day 2009

The sponsors, partners and the organisers are now cooperating intensely during the final preparations for Stockholm Cleantech Venture Day 2009. The mutual goal is to deliver an event that will impact the cleantech arena primarily in Scandinavia but also globally – with new investments to support growth and innovation in leading Scandinavian cleantech start-ups.

The main partners are Stockholm Business Region/Stockholm – Capital of Scandinavia, the Swedish Agency for Economic and Regional Growth (Tillväxtverket), Innvationsbron, Kista Science City AB, World Wildlife Fund , (WWF) and VINNOVA. These organisations form a stable container for the exhibiting companies, and contribute strongly to the overall knowledge of growth driven businesses.The sponsors are the Swedish Trade Council, Vasakronan, Vinge Lawyers, the Swedish Energy Agency, UK Trade & Investment, Swentec and PRV (Patent- och registreringsverket). These sponsors are selected for their experience and extensive resources, which provide important and specialised expertise in laws and regulations, international business networking and platforms to support the participating cleantech startups.The event media partner is Metro Teknik, Sweden’s leading technology news channel.- Stockholm is one of the leading cleantech capitals in the world, a hub for Swedish research-based cleantech innovations and also the first European Green Capital 2010. It is important for us to be part of this event, which helps to strengthen the leading position of our region, says Olle Zetterberg, CEO of Stockholm Business Region.- We are happy to be a part of Stockholm Cleantech Venture Day as it gives us the opportunity to connect Swedish investors with their international peers in order to support the cleantech startups, says Katarina Bruno at the Swedish Energy Agency.- Innovationsbron specialises in early stage high tech start-up investments. The event will definitely generate necessary attention from investors that will benefit the participating cleantech start-ups. This is in alignment with our mission, says Thomas Nygren at Innovationsbron.Links and more information about all partners and sponsors in the downloadable pdf/word documents. Click links below to download, or visit http://www.stockholmcleantechventureday.comStockholm Cleantech Venture Day 2009 is organised by Stockholm Cleantech Business Network, Stockholm Innovation and Growth (STING) and Cleantech Scandinavia. It takes place on the 29th of September at Kistamässan, Kista Science Cityhttp://www.stockholmcleantechventureday.comAaron Kaplan, Stockholm Cleantech Business Networkaaron.kaplan@stockholmcleantech.comPhone: +46 704 06 67 20Svetlana Gross, Cleantech Scandinaviasvetlana@cleantechscandinavia.comPhone: +46 73 940 20 81Annica Englundannica.englund@kista.comPhone: +46 707 71 92 04