Grand Valley's Michigan Alternative and Renewable Energy Center will host an energy-related business development event that will focus on ways Michigan companies and universities can collaborate to drive innovation and grow opportunities in the region.
The event, organized by the newly-formed Energy Innovation Business Council, will serve as a quarterly meeting and will include a panel of successful Michigan collaborators, a keynote speaker and a guided tour of the MAREC facility.
Innovation Through Collaboration
9 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
MAREC, 200 Viridian Dr., Muskegon
Space is limited and the fees are $20 for EIBC members and $50 for nonmembers; register here by June 8.
The luncheon keynote speaker is Dan Scripps, an attorney for the Coalition for Green Capital. He will focus on bipartisan policy solutions that support investment in energy efficiency and renewable energy deployment.
The panel will include speakers from Dow Kokam, Michigan Economic Development Corporation, NextEnergy, Michigan State University Business Connect and Oakridge National Labs.
For more information, contact Arn Boezaart, director of MAREC, at (616) 313-6900 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.