Rushlight Show 2018 - showcasing clean technologies, innovation and sustainable solutions

Posted on: 07/01/2018

This year’s event will feature over 100 of the latest innovations in cleantech and sustainability in the Innovate UK Energy Catalyst Showcase.


The 9th Rushlight Show - kindly sponsored by Innovate UK, BEIS, Flanders Investment & Trade, Carbon Limiting Technologies, Sage, Granted Consultancy, Venner Shipley and Smith & Williamson Рis taking place on Thursday 25 January 2018 at the Royal Geographical Society, 1 Kensington Gore, London.

It is the leading event for cleantech companies and sustainable solutions to meet investors and financiers, corporate customers, government departments, advisers and intermediaries in the heart of London.

Highlights of this event include:

  • The Innovation Showcase of the Cleantech Conference, opened by Claire Perry, Minister of State for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy, with 40 companies presenting their latest cleantech and sustainability innovations
  • The Innovate UK Energy Catalyst Round 4 Showcase in the Exhibition, together with the poster exhibition, amounting to over 100 of the latest innovations in cleantech and sustainability
  • UK Energy breakfast seminar, where a senior representative from BEIS will provide an update on the strategy for energy in the UK and the whole market will be analysed and the energy revolution explained.¬† This is a must attend event for anyone with an interest in UK power generation and the energy market
  • The Resourceful Conference, in association with LCRN and the Circular Economy Club, which is the market place for the development of the circular economy, with a major opportunity for solutions providers and intermediaries to present to investors, local authorities, government and corporates eager to engage in this space
  • The Sustainable Solutions Market Panel, where organisations can present their market-ready products and services directly to a panel and audience of leading sustainability and procurement representatives from corporate UK who are seeking to further their supply chain sustainability and resilience, including NHS, Nestle, Vinci, Unite Students, John Lewis, NSG Group and Heathrow Airport
  • And….cooked breakfast, lunch and networking opportunities throughout the day!

The total audience for the whole event is expected to exceed 500 and will include cleantech senior management, investors, advisers, corporate customers, sustainability professionals, local authorities, community reuse businesses, trade associations, media and other consultants specialising in the various sectors.

The programme includes over 20 active investors from across Europe, 12 major corporates seeking more sustainable suppliers, leading public sector officials and 60 cleantech companies.

Companies interested in presenting in the remaining pitching slots to the Sustainable Solutions Market Panel or to the Resourceful Conference panel of investors, circular economy customers and local authorities merely have to register as a delegate(s) and then apply for one of the remaining slots.

With delegate places for the whole show starting at £80/ £100/ £150 plus VAT, this event is designed to be both informative and exceptional value for money.  If you wish to attend just the UK Energy Breakfast Seminar element of the day, the cost is £45 plus VAT.

For further information on registration fees and the programme please click here. Registration for all aspects of the event is available here.

Delegates for the Rushlight Show can obtain an attractive discount to attend the Rushlight Awards Party which takes place in the evening after the show at the same venue.


If you would like to discuss opportunities and support mechanisms for innovation in clean technologies please contact a member of KTN’s Sustainability & Circular Economy Team.


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