The 5th International Eilat-Eilot Renewable Energy Conference & Exhibition is taking place on November 27-29, 2012 in Eilat, Israel, and will include a workshop for investors and tours of the leading international renewable energy projects.
The Eilat-Eilot Renewable Energy Conference will discuss the global need for implementing a holistic approach to sustainable energies and present solutions for the next phase of substantially penetrating alternative energy technologies into the global energy arena. The conference program will include a series of presentations, interactive discussions, side events and field trips dealing with topics such as oil alternatives, smart grid, energy efficiency, solar and wind based energy and biogas.
The Eilat-Eilot Renewable Energy Conference is an international forum designed to encourage discussions with global significance on technology innovation, business opportunities and policies for renewable energy. Participants for the conference will register from around the world and will include national, region and local government ministers, regulators and officials, entrepreneurs and project developers, technology companies, investment banks and venture capital funds, environmental organizations and scientists.
Speakers at this year’s conference include Dr. Uzi Landau, Minister of National Infrastructure in Israel, Governor of Maryland in the United States, Eric Isaacs, Director of Argonne National Laboratory in the United States, Professor Ray Wills, Director of the Sustainable Energy Association in Australia, Martin O’Malley, Reji Kumar Pillai, President of the Smart Grid Forum in India, and Professor Eugene Kandel, Head of the National Economic Council and the Chief Economic Advisor to the Prime Minister in Israel.
This year’s conference will include a special workshop for the investment community on November 26th and will showcase innovative Israeli vendors of alternative and sustainable energy technologies.
The conference will also include onsite tours of a number of the alternative energy projects of the Eilat-Eilot Renewable Energy Initiative, including the Arava Power 5 MW Solar Farm on Kibbutz Ketura, the Aora Solar Tower on Kibbutz Samar and the Passive Cooling Tower on Kibbutz Neot Smadar.
The Eilat-Eilot Renewable Energy Conference will take place at the Herods and Dan Hotels in Eilat, Israel. Registration information for the conference is available here.
For more information, please contact:
Charley Moses, Director, Trade and Investment Promotion
Israel Economic Mission to Canada