Los Angeles Clean Tech 2011 Calendar of Events Apr 17 – May 17

Cleantech Open Launch Briefings Local launch of 2011 Cleantech Open competition. Meet and network with competition alumni, local cleantech professionals, mentors and sponsors.
April 19 – LA Harbor College, Wilmington
April 21 – UCLA Anderson School
April 26 – Maverick Angels/ISOmatrix; Thousand Oaks
May 5 – Christie, Parker, Hale; Pasadena

Earth Day – April 22nd

Cleantech Financial Forum – April 26th (invitation only), noon at GreenbergTraurig, “EB5 investing and Green”, contact Terry Gubatan of Commercial Finance Group, 818-288-5088 or tgubatan@cfgroup.net

Clean Tech Conference & Mixer – the Clean Technology Council and SoCalIP Law Group host this monthly event (1st Tuesday of every month). Meet clean tech businesses, entrepreneurs and view investor presentations. This month’s featured speaker – John Ricardi, President & CEO of HiTech Initiatives. SoCalIP Law Group, Westlake Village, May 3rd at 6:00 PM.

Spring Green Expo – Metropolitan Water District’s 4th Annual Spring Green Expo at their Headquarters building, adjacent to Union Station, May 4th, 8:30 AM.

Hong Kong – Jiangsu Joint Technology Investment Mission to the United States – 20 companies from Hong Kong and Jiangsu with interest in renewable energy, clean technology, new materials and other businesses in the United States. Millennium Biltmore Hotel, May 4th, noon – 5:30 PM. LAVA is a proud supporter of this event.

Alternative Clean Transportation Expo – the latest information on funding opportunities, regulatory policies, and inside details on new and emerging alternative fuels and clean vehicle technologies – Long Beach Convention Center, May 4th – 6th.

California Clean Innovation Conference – 5th Annual forum for investors, entrepreneurs, managers, and students to review the current clean technology trends and commercially viable innovations, UC San Diego, Price Center, May 5th

AltBuild – 8th annual conference dedicated to green building materials and alternative design. Santa Monica Civic Auditorium, May 6th – 7th, 10 AM – 5 PM.