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Go Make 2023 Kickoff Event

September 27 @ 5:30 pm 8:00 pm ET

Join us virtually or at Greentown Boston on Wednesday, Sept. 27 to celebrate the kickoff of Go Make 2023!

Join us at Greentown Boston or virtually on Sept. 27 to celebrate the kickoff of Go Make 2023 with Shell, a Greentown Go startup-corporate partnerships accelerator program. Go Make 2023 is enabling a circular, net-zero-carbon economy by accelerating the adoption of alternative carbon feedstocks for key commodities, biogenic and nature-based solutions, carbon storage and traceability solutions, and more.

At this Kickoff Event, attendees will hear from industry experts, see lightning pitches from the startup finalists, and have the opportunity to network with the climatetech ecosystem.

Go Make 2023 will provide startups with a structured platform to engage leadership from Shell and explore potential partnership outcomes. In the process, startups will benefit from mentorship, networking opportunities, and partnership-focused programming from the Greentown community of climatetech startup experts.


In ET:

5:30 – 6:00 p.m.: Check-in & Networking*

6:00 – 6:07 p.m.: Welcome and opening remarks from Aisling Carlson, SVP of Partnerships at Greentown Labs

6:07 – 6:17 p.m.: Remarks from Julie Ferland, VP, Innovation Excellence at Shell

6:17 – 6:40 p.m.: Lighting Pitches from:

6:40 – 8:00 p.m.: Networking*

*in-person only

About Greentown Go

The climate crisis urgently demands sweeping climatetech deployment. While startups bring the solutions, corporates often bring commercialization pathways and scale. That’s why Greentown Go builds partnerships that propel climatetech solutions to market—at the pace needed to tackle climate change.

With a mission of decarbonizing the key greenhouse gas-emitting sectors, Greentown Go programs inject momentum and traction into startup-corporate collaborations, unlocking the power of climate solutions at scale.

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If you have questions or need to request accommodation, please reach out to Greentown Labs’ Events Coordinator, Kelly Wilson (kwilson@greentownlabs.com)

Please note that by registering to attend this event you are accepting these terms: You acknowledge that alcohol will be served and all attendees are subject to be ID’ed (only those 21+ will be served); You consent to your image or likeness being used in content associated with the event; You release Greentown Labs and all partners from any and all liability stemming from any event-related incident.

Venue Information

Parking is incredibly limited at Greentown Labs and we encourage attendees to consider taking advantage of public transportation. We’re a short walk from the newly opened Union Square station, as well as 1 mile away from the Harvard MBTA station. Union Square in Somerville is also easily accessible via the #86 and #91 MBTA buses. We offer bike parking on-site and the closest Bluebikes stations are at Dane St., Conway Park and Union Square.

Greentown Boston
444 Somerville Ave
Somerville, Massachusetts 02143 United States
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Event Health + Safety Policy

This event is in-person and masks are encouraged but not required Greentown Labs. We recommend a medical grade or K/N95 mask; Greentown provides medical grade masks at the front desk of each location.

Greentown Labs is committed to the health and safety of our team, startups, partners, and attendees, and is actively monitoring local guidelines and CDC recommendations. Please reach out Kelly Wilson (kwilson@greentownlabs.com), Events Coordinator, with any questions on our safety policy.