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About the Forum

Join PFAN and Mission Innovation in Vancouver to meet promising entrepreneurs, and learn first-hand about exciting clean energy investment opportunities in developing countries. This Forum will be held in conjunction with the Tenth Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM10) and the Fourth Mission Innovation Ministerial (MI-4; 27-29 May 2019). Programme highlights:

  • Inspiring welcoming and keynote addresses by Special Guests, including Mission Innovation Chair Frank des Rosiers, Philippe Scholtès, Managing Director of Program Development and Technical Cooperation at UNIDO, Tom Rand, Managing Partner of ArcTern Ventures and H.E. Natasha Smith, Australian High Commissioner to Canada
  • Business Plan Competition featuring pitches by specially selected investment-ready projects from Nigeria, Ivory Coast, Belize, India and Cambodia
  • Presentation of the PFAN Global Awards to the winners of the Business Plan Competition

The agenda for the event can be found below. For a preview of the projects that will be pitched at the Forum, view the Project Teasers here (PDF).

Attendance of the event is by invitation only. If you wish to attend, please send us an email before 13 May to request an invitation.