The Webinar

On 18 June 2019, an online webinar was held regarding the EC2i-SCT US mission 16-20 September 2019 where a number of US partners provided inputs regarding the current state of play of the green economy in the United States.

Are you interested in the US market? Do you need advice for doing business in the US? Want to make a first step before our matchmaking mission in US? Please see the recording and the presentation of the webinar below.




15:00 – 15:10    EC2i project & mission to the US – EC2i/SCT representative
15:10 – 15:20    Bridge Innovation Partners offers – BIP
15:20 – 15:30    NYC challenges opportunities – Hodgon Russ
15:30 – 15:40    NYSERDA fundings programs – NYSERDA
15:40 – 15:50    Horizon 19 Conference – NECEC and WCL
15:50 – 16:00    Soft landing service – ENRICH
16:00 – 16:10    Q&A and next steps


The European Cleantech Internationalization Initiative (EC2i) and SmartCityTech (SCT) are represented by 15 leading European clusters in the smart city and cleantech sectors with an objective of implementing a joint internationalization strategy to help European SMEs exploiting the opportunities of collaboration in the United States.

Bridge Innovation Partners (BIP) is a strategic corporate development firm that sponsors and promotes growth companies through the stages of commercialization and internationalization in the United States to access new markets, support product development and secure capital investment.

Hodgson Russ counsells clients on every aspect of the policy and legal issues facing renewable energy projects through regulatory approvals, financing, construction and successful operations thanks to their large network and knowledge about the US cleantech market opportunities at the private and public levels.

NYSERDA has $280 million available for energy storage projects to assist the state in combatting climate change and support Governor Cuomo’s nation-leading energy storage target of 3,000 MW by 2030 to put New York on the path to carbon neutrality, under the Governor’s Green New Deal.

Northeast Clean Energy Council (NECEC) is a clean energy hub in the Northeast region of the United States. NECEC helps clean energy companies start, scale, succeed, and bring together business leaders and key stakeholders to engage in influential policy discussion and business initiatives while building connections that propel the clean energy industry forward.

World Climate Ltd (WCL) develops and facilitates large scale collaborations and transactions between businesses, governments, and investors for local, national, and global solutions in the areas of climate changes and sustainability.

The European Network of Research and Innovation Centres and Hubs (ENRICH) offers services to connect and support European research, technology and business organisations into the US market through tailor-made, research and innovation internationalisation support services.


Contact us for more information about the US mission.