Leading Clean Energy CEOs to Provide Insight on the State of the Industry at 9th Annual Clean-Tech Investor Summit

Wed Dec 12, 2012 7:00am EST

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  PALM SPRINGS, CA, Dec 12 (Marketwire) -- 
The 9th Annual Clean-Tech Investor Summit, presented by International
Business Forum and chaired by Technology Partners' Ira Ehrenpreis, on
February 6-7 in Palm Springs, California, announced the line-up of CEOs
who will provide insight on the state of the clean tech industry as it
relates to the various innovation sectors. 

--  Ahmad Chatila, Chief Executive Officer of MEMC (NYSE: WFR), a widely
    recognized leader in the development of solar power projects and a
    leading solar energy services provider
--  Jim Hughes, CEO of First Solar (NASDAQ: FSLR), a leading global
    provider of comprehensive photovoltaic (PV) solar systems which use
    its advanced thin-film modules
--  Lyndon Rive, CEO of SolarCity, a national leader in clean energy
    services, providing homeowners, business and government organizations
    cleaner, more affordable alternatives to their utility bills
--  David Schramm, CEO of Maxwell (NASDAQ: MXWL), a leading developer and
    manufacturer of innovative, cost-effective energy storage and power
    delivery solutions
--  Tom Siebel, Chairman and CEO of C3, a leader in energy management
    software solutions that help companies to understand, optimize, and
    report on their energy use and greenhouse gas emissions
--  Bill Watkins, CEO of Bridgelux, a leading developer and manufacturer
    of LED lighting technologies and solutions


As in past years, the 9th Annual Clean Tech Investor Summit is
expected to be another sold-out event bringing together the "who's-who"
of the clean tech sector including leading investors, Fortune 500
executives, and entrepreneurs for two days of high-level presentations,
conversations, and networking. Year after year, the most important people
in the clean tech ecosystem return to the conference, recognizing the
importance of convening the key players of the clean tech industry and
staying on top of the sector's most important trends. 

    For more information on additional speakers, or to register, visit:

    Members of the media interested in covering the summit and seeking
interviews with any of the summit speakers should contact Dilek Mir,
Managing Director, IRTH Communications at dilek@irthcommunications.com or

    This year's Sponsors for the Clean-Tech Investor Summit include Robert W.
Baird & Co., Orrick, Silicon Valley Bank, Mintz Levin, Wells Fargo,
Deloitte, PWC, IRTH Communications, Morrison & Foerster, Grant Thornton,
DLA Piper, Ernst & Young, Goldman Sachs, Hobbs & Towne, Morgan Stanley
and Sherwood Partners.


Dilek Mir
Managing Director
IRTH Communications 

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