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September 28, 2016 - September 29, 2016

10:00 am - 7:00 pm

Element 8 Road Trip to Canada

2016 Greater Vancouver Clean Technology Expo & Championship
Surrey, BC

Element 8 is taking a road trip to Canada. We will be attending the Greater Vancouver Clean Technology Expo and Championship and tour clean tech companies.

Registration information at the bottom of this email


Wednesday, September 28 

  • Clean Technology Expo: 10 am to 4 pm
  • Element 8 members meet for lunch @ 11:30 am to discuss the Element 8 Pitch Walkabout. The location will be sent to you.
  • Element 8 Pitch Walkabout: 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
  • The City of Surrey is hosting a reception in our honor: 5 pm to 7 pm
    • This is an invite only event being held in our honor.  Local Canadian Angel investors are being invited so we can meet each other.  If you know of an Angel investor interested in Cleantech, in the Greater Vancouver area, please forward their name so they can be invited to the reception.
  • Dinner on your own, a great opportunity for you to continue networking with individuals you have met during the day.  A list of nearby restaurants will be provided to you.

Thursday, September 29 – Transportation is provided by Ballard Power Systems on their new hydrogen fuel cell bus

  • 7:00 am – Hotel Pick-up @ Sheraton Vancouver Guildford Hotel, 15269 104 Ave. Surrey, BC
  • 7:30 am – Breakfast & Tour of Simon Fraser University, Mechatronics & Clean Energy Research Labs @ Simon Fraser University
  • 9:30 am – Travel on Ballard Bus
  • 10:30 am – Powertech Labs, site tour and presentation
  • 11:30 am – Travel on Ballard Bus
  • 11:45 am – Foresight Cleantech Accelerator Center, Lunch and Company Pitches
  • 1:45 pm – Travel on Ballard Bus
  • 2:15 pm – Ronin8
  • 3:30 pm – Travel on Ballard Bus
  • 4:00 pm – Ballard Power Systems
  • 5:30 pm – Travel on Ballard Bus
  • 6:00 pm – Element 8 dinner, a time for us to discuss the trip.
  • 9:00 pm – End of Trip

Logistic Details

  • Transportation to BC and the Expo will be participant responsibility.  If you would like to carpool up and back, please email Kristi at
  • Transportation on the 29th will be provided by Ballard Power Systems on their new hydrogen fuel cell bus
  • We have 10 spaces remaining for this trip. Registration is now open.

Registration Instructions:

  • Register for the Greater Vancouver Clean Technology Expo by following this link
  • Purchase your Element 8 Canadian Trip Ticket by following this link
  • Change your RSVP status on this Proseeder page.

If you would like to no longer receive emails regarding this event change your RSVP status on the Proseeder page to attending or not attending.