MegaWatt Ventures is an annual clean technology business plan competition sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy's Cleantech University Prize (Cleantech UP). Ten promising cleantech companies from throughout the U.S. have been selected as finalists to compete for $50,000 in front of a panel of renowned venture capitalists, entrepreneurs, renewable energy veterans, and Fortune 1000 company technology scouts. The top three teams will secure a spot to compete in the national Cleantech UP competition hosted by Spark Clean Energy in Austin, Texas on June 26-27, 2017.

The 2017 MegaWatt Ventures event will include an Innovation Showcase in the afternoon for attendees to network with the competing companies as they demonstrate some of today's leading clean technlogy innovations coming out of U.S. universities. Please see below for the full day tentative schedule:

8am – 8:30am: Check-in and registration

8:30am – 8:45am: Opening remarks and judge introductions

8:45am – 10:25am: First five teams present

10:25am – 10:40am: Break

10:40am – 12:20pm: Last five teams present

12:20pm – 1:30pm: Lunch

1:30pm – 4:30pm: Keynote and Networking

4:30pm – 5pm: Grand prize announcement and closing remarks

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