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Innovation Isle: Opportunities for Clean Energy Startups in Tasmania

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Enterprize Tasmania Innovation Hub

Level 5

24 Davey Street

Hobart, TAS 7000

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Tasmania could be the perfect test bed for clean energy innovation. Already possessing the cleanest electricity grid in Australia, Tasmania has abundant renewable energy resources and enough hydro capacity to become the battery of the nation. Tasmania also has unique telecommunications networks making it the perfect place for smart grid innovations.

Next month, EnergyLab is coming to Hobart to facilitate a conversation on the opportunities for clean energy innovation and entrepreneurship in Tasmania. The event will be hosted by Enterprize Tasmania and panellists will include representatives from TasNetworks, Hydro Tasmania, Aurora Energy the University of Tasmania. We hope you will join us for what is sure to be a great night.





The panel

  • Andrew Fraser, Network Innovation Team Leader, TasNetworks

  • Andy Crawford, Strategy and Market Development Analyst, Hydro Tasmania

  • Jonathon Bellette, Strategy & Financial Analysis Manager, Aurora Energy

  • Kate Taylor, Manager, Business Development and Technology Transfer, University of Tasmania

  • Piers Grove, Co-Founder and Managing Director, EnergyLab

The event will be chaired by Gary McDarby, CEO of Enterprise Tasmania





Timing

  • 5:30pm: Doors open

  • 6:00pm: Moderated panel discussion followed by Q&A with the audience

  • 7:00pm: Continue the discussion over drinks and light snacks

  • 8:00pm: Event concludes





About EnergyLab

EnergyLab is Australia’s leading platform for launching new energy businesses. Our integrated approach draws on the community of clean energy entrepreneurs and offers a range of ways to engage and leverage their ideas, technologies and resources. To read more about EnergyLab head to energylab.org.au.





Thank you to TasNetworks and Enterpize Tasmania

This event would not be possible without the support of TasNetworks. We would also like to thank Enterprize Tasmania for kindly hosting us at their new Innovation Hub.





Want more?

This is the first event EnergyLab will hold in Tasmania, but not the last. To receive an invitation to future events please sign up to our mailing list.





Volunteers needed!

If you're willing and able to assist with any of the following, please email james@energylab.org.au.

  • Taking photos (BYO camera)

  • Writing a short summary of the event to be posted on the EnergyLab blog

  • Packing up at 8pm



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Enterprize Tasmania Innovation Hub

Level 5

24 Davey Street

Hobart, TAS 7000

Australia

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