October 17, 2023

8:00 am / 6:30 pm

Hosted by the Maryland Clean Energy Center (MCEC), this regional conference brings together forward thinkers in policy and research, business and utility sector leaders, capital providers and finance partners for vibrant conversations and thought-provoking presentations.

The Maryland Clean Energy Summit will be held on Tuesday, October 17, 2023 at the College Park Marriott Hotel & Conference Center, with pre-conference events and special programming on Monday, October 16. All Summit events and programs will be held in-person, only. Click here to learn more about registering.

Ben Link, ROSEI’s managing director, will be moderating a session titled “Climate Tech Innovation: Expanding the Commercialization Ecosystem in Maryland,” from 11:25 AM – 12:30 PM. See below for more information about this session.

Abstract: Home to globally recognized universities and labs, Maryland is a leader in tech commercialization. Public and private investment intentionally partner here to nurture and drive innovation from discovery to market delivery. Hear more during this session about the growing ecosystem of companies and organizations engaged in advancing cutting edge climate tech and cleantech solutions. What is more needed to support further expansion of this booming sector and capture the economic development benefits if offers?


  • Phil Gottwals President – T2 Venture Management
  • Stephen Hendrickson Senior Market Manager, Office of Technology Transitions (OTT) – US DOE
  • Dr. Eric Wachsman Director – Maryland Energy Innovation Institute, William L. Crentz Centennial Chair in Energy Research & Distinguished University Professor – University of Maryland, College Park