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Room to Grow: Creating Space for Climatetech

April 9, 2024 @ 2:30 pm 5:00 pm

In partnership with Rise 73

Join NECEC and Rise 73 for an event focused on fostering the growth of climate economy businesses. This in-person gathering will take place on Tuesday, April 9, 2024, at 2:30 PM in partnership with Rise73. Food & refreshments will be provided during the networking portion of this event.

As climatetech companies rapidly expand, they require suitable spaces to manufacture their groundbreaking technology. However, finding and securing these spaces can be complex, involving intricate navigation of municipal codes and regulations. Join us for an insightful discussion on optimizing this process for all stakeholders, ensuring climatetech companies can efficiently deliver the innovations essential for global change.


Welcome Address by Rise73’s Co-founder, Robert Glor
Keynote Presentation by Watertown City Manager, George Proakis
Panel Discussion Moderated by NECEC President, Joe Curtatone, featuring:

  • Assistant City Manager for Community Development, Cambridge, Iram Farooq
  • Inspectional Services Director, Somerville, Nick Antanavica
  • Senior Vice President, Regional Development, FRIT, Patrick McMahon
  • Head of Business Operations, Lydian Labs, Paige Omura

We are excited to also have a few startup companies joining us for the panel discussion. Take advantage of this opportunity to gain valuable insights and network with industry experts.


Learn more and register here!

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