The 3rd edition of the international smart green business conference gathers around 400 executives of startups, investors, corporates and utilities. ECO12 focuses on cleantech, renewable energy, electric mobility, smart green city and venture capital.The motto of Ecosummit 2012 underlines the role of successful innovations for the fast transformation to the Smart Green Economy. Smart stands for ubiquitous information and communication technology. Green means bringing cleantech to the mass market and making sustainability the default strategy of every company. Being smart and green enables the automation and optimisation of ecofriendly products and services.
Numerous promising startups present at ECO12: Hiriko, Heliatek, SolarFuel, Agnion, EnOcean, McPhy Energy, Smart Hydro Power, Onyx Solar, Flinc, Entelios, WeSustain, Ubitricity, Greenpocket, Advanced Plasma Power, Watson Brown, Rockethome, Airbase, Get Neutral and Sunfire. Among the Sponsors are Climate-KIC, Centrotherm Photovoltaics, Taylor Wessing, Ecomobilité Ventures, Green Technology Staffing, Cisco, EDF, High-Tech Gründerfonds, Autodesk, allocate, amiando and ClimatePartner.