Decarb Connect | North America 2023

Scale Up & Speed Up: Decarbonizing with the right tech and partners

Site Visits | Roundtables | Awards | 2 Day Conference

Decarb Connect North America 2023 Awards

This year the Decarb Connect Next Gen Awards will be part of the Decarb Connect North America event to recognize and celebrate innovation. The event brings together exciting start-ups with the Decarb Connect Community in the energy intensive industries and the companies supporting their journey to net zero.

We invite applications for the awards which will be shortlisted by a panel of judges and will culminate in a series of pitches from the finalists. The final winners being decided by the judges and audience votes. The application deadline is February 11th 2023.

Next Gen Awards Categories

 

The categories have been inspired by the Department of Energy’s key technological pillars in the roadmap to industrial decarbonization, as follows:

CATEGORY 1 – Electrification and Decarbonizing Industrial Heat
CATEGORY 2 – Carbon Capture Utilization and Storage (CCUS)
CATEGORY 3 – Low-Carbon Fuels, Feedstocks, and Energy Sources (LCFFES)

Decarb Connect | DCNA23 Next Gen Awards

Meet the Judges

Decarb Connect | Trevor Best

Trevor Best
CEO, Syzergy Plasmonics

Decarb Connect | Grace Chan

Grace Chan
Venture Principal (New Markets), bp Ventures

Decarb Connect | Frederic Clerc

Frederic Clerc
Director Carbon to Value Program, Urban Future Lab

Decarb Connect | Gonzalo Galindo, Managing Director, CEMEX Ventures

Gonzalo Galindo
CEO, Cemex Ventures

Next Gen Awards Finalists Will Receive

☝️ 1-2-1 Advice – Opportunity to have a face-to-face or Zoom meeting with an advisory board member or award judge.

🆓 Free ticket to Attend – Make the most of the networking opportunities at Decarb Connect North America and meet with 200+ attendees from across the decarbonization ecosystem.

👥 Raise your Profile – Showcase at the event with a table top booth AND a dedicated session for the Next Gen Award finalists.

🌐 Annual Membership to the Decarbonization Leaders Network – Currently 220+ members – all of which are those working in hard-to-abate sectors looking to decarbonize.

✉️ Digital Brand Exposure – Feature in the Decarb Connect monthly newsletter which reaches industrial leaders from across the hard-to-abate sectors, financiers  technology providers and more from across the globe. As well as social media posts from Decarb Connect LinkedIn for 4 weeks.

📎 Content you can Share – A spotlight on your company profile in the Next Gen Awards Finalist content piece – we’ll share this in dedicated emails to our audience and with all attendees but you can also use this in your marketing efforts.

🎤 Decarb Connect Podcast – Partake in a deep dive with Alex Cameron, Founder & CEO of the Decarb Connect podcast which has peaked 20,000 downloads

Decarb Connect | DCNA23 Next Gen Award Prize DLN Annual Membership
Decarb Connect | DCNA23 Next Gen Award Prize Podcast Episode
Decarb Connect | DCNA23 Next Gen Award Prize Newsletter Feature
Decarb Connect | DCNA23 Next Gen Award Prize 1-2-1 Meeting

Eligibility & Application Criteria

The awards are open to start-ups at pre-seed to series A funding stage. Remember to apply before February 3rd 2023!

Entries will be considered based on:
• Innovation – How novel is the solution?
• Feasibility of the technology – What is the perceived TRL?
• What is the commercial strategy?
• Stage in their funding journey – How much has been raised?
• The size and nature of the addressable market
• What is the commercial strategy?
• The scale of the potential climate impact

Decarb Connect | DCNA23 Next Gen Awards

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