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Making Net-Zero a reality: UK-EU Innovation and Collaboration Event – Innovate UK EDGE

March 22 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join this conference and brokerage event to see how YOUR innovations can help meet Net-Zero!!

The effects of climate change are more prevalent than ever. Limiting greenhouse gas emissions and achieving net-zero is a historic challenge and current opportunity. To achieve it requires successful innovation at scale. This event will match the Net-Zero challenges of Northwest England with the current and future innovations from UK and international SMEs.

This conference and brokerage event is being delivered by Innovate UK EDGE and includes a morning of presentations focusing on strategy, innovation funding, identifying technology gaps, highlighting challenge areas and support available for innovative SMEs.  The afternoon will give delegates the opportunity to participate in a matchmaking session where pre-booked meetings will take place and collaborations will be formed.

Technology / Challenge areas

  • Decarbonisation of Heat
  • Energy Diversity and Flexibility
  • Energy Generation and Storage
  • Low Carbon Transport
  • Carbon Capture and Utilisation
  • Waste management and recycling

Why participate?

  • Meet challenge holders – find out which technologies are required to help meet the ambitious net-zero targets of the UK and Europe
  • Meet collaboration partners – find partners to jointly bid for Horizon Europe, Eureka and Innovate UK funding
  • Meet innovators – find SMEs who are developing the latest low carbon technologies

How can you benefit from this event?

  • Learn about the exciting initiatives supporting businesses developing net-zero innovations
  • Publish and showcase your technologies, projects, challenge areas or business needs to event participants
  • Initiate and arrange pre-scheduled meetings at the event

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March 22
10:00 am - 4:00 pm


Innovate UK EDGE


The Exchange
Fourth Floor, County Hall, Fishergate
Preston, PR1 8XB
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