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2nd Annual Concentrated Photovoltaic Summit, USA, San Diego

Power into Commercial CPV…Your Roadmap to opportunities, finance and projects!

Your opportunity to meet the key people who can take your CPV business to the next level and give you all the information you need to seize market opportunities in 2010. Hot topics being discussed include What is the present state of CPV? Where will it be tomorrow? How will utilities engage with CPV? How can you get public and private finance? Answers to these questions and more will be given through a selection of high-level presentations, panel debates and roundtables featuring the cream of the Concentrated Photovoltaic community, this event will revolutionize your approach to CPV commercialization.

With speakers across the CPV community including US Department of Energy, NREL, Sandia National Laboratories , Concentrix, American Electric Power, CPV Consortium, SolFocus, Nth Power, San Francisco Public Utilities Commission and many of the leading companies in the field. Connect and meet CPV experts for 48hours!
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  1. 1. THE mOsT ImPOrTanT CPV EVEnT In nOrTH amErICa THIs yEar! ConCenTrATeD 2 nd Annual PhoToVolTAiC SummiT USA FebruAry 2-3, The uS GrAnT, SAn DieGo Power into commercial CPV – Register Today! your roadmap to opportunities, Save finance and projects $300! IndusTry Silver Sponsor: lEadErs sPEakIng • CUT CPV COSTS AND BOOST MARGINS - Understand what more you can do to make your offering the most Edward Etzkorn Department of competitive and cost effective option Energy Lanyard Sponsor: • CPV FINANCE FIXES - Hear the best strategies to Robert P. Powers secure public and private funding and how you can American Electric make your project a sure thing for investors Power USB Sponsor: • TOP TECHNOLOGY TIPS - Leading CPV players from around the world detail their innovative 10x Technology Mark Crowley SolFocus Inc. technology solutions from temperature control Sponsors: to ‘efficiency versus concentration’ • UTILITIES AND CPV - Hear directly from utility Hansjoerg Lerchenmueller companies on how they plan to work with CPV Concentrix companies, gain unique insight into PPAs and understand how to power into utility-scale production Official Partner: Tim Woodward Nth Power • SET UP FOR CPV STANDARDS - Find out how to hit IEC and UL standards and realize automation so that you Our Expert can ramp up volume and enter the market fast and Speakers Include: Jeffery Nelson problem free! Sandia National Laboratories Carl Osterwald Are you serious about CPV? NREL 6 excellent reasons why you must attend this event! 1. Over 300 CPV industry experts 4. Over 20 hours of networking and set to attend business building opportunities Pedro Banda ISFOC 2. Two tracks – commercial and 5. Top case studies on CPV technical so that you can tailor installations your own conference experience 6. Panel sessions, working 3. Bigger and better Exhibition discussion groups, key note Hall for 2010 speakers and much more! Media Partners …the biggest and best CPV event of the year… simply unmissable! Open now For The Full summit Program!
  2. 2. book now for the event that shows you - step by step how to launch into commercial CPV! Secure your future in CPV With only 10% of venture backed CPV companies PLUS – Exclusively hear from the leaders expected to survive until market fruition, it is in the industry SolFocus and Concentrix - get the answers you need critical for you to arm yourself with the knowledge about their experience in installing to guarantee your business and contacts that you can only hear at this event. systems, the challenges they faced and beats your competitors by The 2nd Concentrated Photovoltaic Summit has key lessons learned. Providing you with attending the 2nd Concentrated been designed with your business in mind to a detailed battle plan so that you are only Photovoltaic Summit uncover the secret tips, insider strategies and real making commercially viable decisions! life solutions that will help you secure your future New for 2010 - we have addressed all your Widely recognized as the most promising in CPV. business needs and you will be hearing solar technology, forward thinking investors Our groundbreaking agenda will give you from global experts about your most and industry experts are putting their money with answers to your biggest challenges: pressing commercial and technical issues. on CPV winning the renewable energy race You will have the ability to customize your and becoming the first clean technology to Lower CPV costs. The only winners in this conference experience and walk away compete and outdo traditional fossil fuels. industry will be the companies that lower costs the with the knowledge you came hungry for, In spite of 2009’s tough financial climate, the fastest. Hear from leading CPV suppliers Cyrium through our commercial and technical CPV industry has had a year to remember and SunTrack on how they are working towards track. Even better bring your team along with: this goal that will equip you with the ultimate cost to get answers for their challenges and • Spectrolab’s new world record for cell reduction strategy. gain a forward thinking and synchronized efficiency setting a new benchmark for Secure critical finance. CPV works but in today’s approach. CPV, raising the bar to an impressive recession investors are questioning the bankability But it’s not all about information, it’s 41.6% of all emerging technologies and doing everything about making contacts and forging • The Southwest of the USA becoming a they can to lower their risks. Discover what relationships too. Over 300 senior level hotbed of activity with Amonix’s Nevada you can do to make your project as appealing executives across the industry such as installations, Solfocus’s partnership as possible from The DOE, Nth Power, Good investors and utilities will be at the event with the City of Mesa and Concentrix’s Energies, US Venture Partners, Hudson Clean for you to do business with. Hear what increased presence in California Energy Partners, Draper Fisher Jurvetson and they have to say about CPV as you could SgurrEnergy Ltd be their client! • The Department of Energy allocated $117.6 million to accelerate solar energy Compete with other solar technologies. The commercialization across America and recent drop in silicon prices has taken the edge “Nth Power sees great potential from designed a CPV roadmap so that costs off CPV’s competitive advantage and CPV now the cost leverage associated with the are at a level to displace traditional energy faces a fight for survival against CSP, Thin Film improved performance of triple junction, sources and PV. Find out from American Electric Power, high efficiency cells and we believe Sacramento Municipal Utilities District and San several leading solar companies will be This year’s activity proves that CPV is here Francisco Public Utilities Commission Power formed in the CPV sector” to stay and that not even the worst global Enterprise how you can be the number one utility economic crisis of our generation can stop choice over your competitors. Plus - gain first- Tim Woodward, Nth Power this technology powering forward and hand results of recent reports on how CPV can driving the clean energy revolution. And successfully compete by the CPV Consortium things are not slowing down! As we move and the University of Nevada Las Vegas “We see CPV technologies having into 2010 even more megawatts are being the potential to make substantial installed, the investment climate is looking Improve CPV efficiency and reliability. CPV contributions to the utility portfolio, brighter and governments around the globe technology needs to hit the Holy Grail standard of and are eager to help accelerate the are stepping up by providing an array of a 25 year life in the sun warranty. At the summit technology to achieve that potential” incentives and support. leading experts from around the world are on hand to discuss what you need to do to make this Obadiah Bartholomy, Sacramento happen, including National Renewable Energy Municipal Utilities District CPV FaCTs - why you can bank Lab, Sandia National Laboratories, ISFOC, on CPV’s future success TUV Rheinland PTL, IBM, National Pingtung University - Taiwan, University of California, If you are serious about succeeding • Once commercialized CPV will be Merced, Ioffe Physico-Technical Institute and in CPV you have to attend this event - the lowest cost and most efficient LPI LLC there is simply no other way you can solar technology in the market - Scale Up CPV into mass production. 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  3. 3. Get unique insights From leading CPV Companies CuTTinG eDGe SeSSionS you neeD To ATTenD daTE mOrnIng aFTErnOOn EVEnIng CPV suPer Panels – Where is oPPortunities for CPV from the netWorking day 1 CPV today and Where Will it be dePartment of energy, PriVate drinks Party tomorroW? inVestors and utilities! Case studies from key Players hoW Will Costs Come doWn commercial on CPV Plant installations – and hoW Will this imPaCt Track lessons learned and ComPeting your ProjeCt suCCess? With other solar teChnology day 2 end of ConferenCe in dePth look into What CPV global teChnologiCal adVanCements Technical testing reVeals - What lessons that Will boost your CPV system Track haVe been learned? effiCienCy & reliability! ToP SPeAKerS From ArounD The Globe US Department of Energy, Austin Energy, Mark Kapner Good Energies, Sean Petersen Cannon Power Group, Dwain Boettcher John Bartlett California Strategies and Former Hudson Clean Energy Partners, National Pingtung University, Taiwan, US Department of Energy Efficiency California Energy Commission Terry Jester John Lee and Renewable Energy, Commissioner, BB Blevins TÜV Rheinland PTL LLC, Bill Shisler Quantasol, Tom Tibbits Edward Etzkorn University of California Berkeley, IBM, Supratik Guha Silicon CPV plc, Professor Humayun American Electric Power, Dan Kammen The Boeing Company, Adam Plesniak Mughal Robert P Powers Sacramento Muncipal Utilities Solar America Board for Codes and LPI LLC Juan Carlos Miñano NREL, Carl Osterwald District, Obadiah Bartholomy Standards, Suzanne Borek Sandia National Laboratories, San Francisco Public Utilities University of California, Center for Energy Research, Merced Roland Winston Jeff Nelson Commission Power Enterprise, University of Nevada-Las Vegas, ISFOC, Pedro Banda John Doyle Navigant Consulting, Paula Mints Robert Boehmn Concentrix, Hansjoerg Lerchenmueller Nth Power, Tim Woodward Ioffe Physical Technical Institute, 10x Technology, Robert Pricone Cyrium, Harry R. Rozakis US Venture Partners, Winston Fu St.Petersburg, Russia, Renewable Analytics LLC, SolFocus, Mark Crowley Draper Fisher Jurvetson, Valery Rumyantsev Dirk Morbitzer CPV Consortium, Nancy Hartsoch Courtney McColgan JX Crystals, Lewis Fraas SgurrEnergy Ltd, Geoff Hoffheniz EXCEllEnT rEVIEWs On Our PrEVIOus CPV summITs “The CPV summit (in Madrid) was the starting gun in the race for CPV” “I thoroughly enjoyed the conference experience and profited Antonio Luque, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid greatly both from listening to the presentations and from interacting with other conference attendees via the networking opportunities” “Excellent conference from a networking perspective” James W Garland, EPIR Technologies, INC. Jim Weldon, Solar Junction “Despite the uncertain economic and regulatory climate, I came away with a lot of hope for the success of CPV in the future. As a vendor who is part of the supply chain, we still see attractive opportunities for us in the future! Great networking opportunities” Michelle Velderrain, NuSil Technology “I was very happy with the event, thanks for championing CPV, it will help get the industry off the ground” “Last year’s conference (CPV Summit EU) was very productive as Simon Fafard, Cyrium in just 3 days I could contact key decision makers of all players in the CPV value chain. Great opportunity to gain knowledge and “I came to the conference to learn about the technology of CPV experience in technical ground as well as regulatory standards. and assess the market opportunities. I was able to achieve all my looking forward to the next event” objectives - a great conference” Alison Mason, ReflecTech Inc. Josep Ros, Dupont group discounts available, Pass This On To your Colleagues
  4. 4. DAy 1 - FebruAry 2, 2010 - PlenAry SeSSionS: CPV in 2010 AnD beyonD Commercialization of CPV in Strategies to Secure Private Utility Scale Solar – The Way 2010: The First 100 MW kEynOTE Investment for CPV in a Risk Forward For CPV • Assess the state of the industry as Adverse Climate • Find out which utilities are excited to work commercialization moves into its second • Give your CPV project the best chance of with CPV and get the latest on how they will be year launches into large-scale solar deployments, continued financial backing by finding out where pushing forward with installation projects both distributed generation and utility scale best to target your financing campaign • Meet their needs - understand what utilities want • What will it take for the industry to reach the first • Hear direct from the horse’s mouth what figures most from their CPV partners so that you can 100 MW milestone, and how will industry leaders and statistics investors use to define and evaluate build long term winning relationships and position address both the thriving opportunities and the new investments and how to use this information your CPV business for future success significant challenges which abound? to make your pitch in the right way and instill Mark Crowley, CEO and President, SolFocus, Inc • PPAs = guaranteed growth for your business. confidence in your product Discuss how to best work towards a power • Drill deep down into the key areas covered purchase agreement in partnership with a utility during technical due diligence and understand CPV Super Panel: The CPV all you can do to make your project as low-risk Robert P Powers, President - AEP Utilities, Landscape - Today’s Numbers POWEr as possible American Electric Power PanEl and Tomorrow’s Expectations Terry Jester, Entrepreneur in Residence, Obadiah Bartholomy, Project Manager, Advanced Hudson Clean Energy Partners Renewables & Distributed Generation Technologies, • Will the CPV industry meet the anticipated level Sacramento Municipal Utilities District Courtney McColgan, Associate, of deployment in the next few years? Take a hard Draper Fisher Jurvetson John Doyle, Infrastructure Development Manager, look at the numbers and find out how many CPV installations and MW are in the field and expected Tim Woodward, Managing Director, Nth Power San Francisco Public Utilities Commission in the near future Winston Fu, General Partner, US Venture Partners Power Enterprise • The economic crisis, the Spanish feed-in tariff Geoff Hoffheniz, Solar Team Leader / Senior cap and the drop in silicon prices have all hit Renewable Energy Consultant, SgurrEnergy Ltd CPV recently - but this industry is still moving forward. Fully understand the long term effects neTworKinG these changes will have on your CPV business and profitability How To Understand and Win Public DrinKS PArTy • What’s your long term goal for CPV? Benefit from Investment For CPV Projects With over 300 CPV industry leaders the super panel’s expert opinions and make sure • The million dollar question for CPV right now you are positioning your business to be competitive in attendance you’ll want to meet and - how is the stimulus going to help CPV power and win big when this industry hits critical mass do business with everyone you need forward? Find out what you can do to boost your Hansjoerg Lerchenmueller, CEO, Concentrix chances of application approval and seize this to. That’s why we have organized Nancy Hartsoch, Director, CPV Consortium opportunity while most of the funding is still up the CPV Today networking drinks Mark Kapner, Senior Strategy Engineer, Austin Energy for grabs Party on February 2. make sure you BB Blevins, Partner, California Strategies & Former • What does the 30% tax rebate in manufacturing California Energy Commission Commissioner mean for you? Find out how the $2.3 million tax clear your diary for this important Dan Kammen, Professor, credit can save you money , strengthen your networking event! University of California Berkeley manufacturing capacity and provide a boost for your business John Bartlett, Financial Analyst, Department of Tips and Strategies from Energy Solar Energy Technologies Program / Keynote Roundtables Regulators, Utilities and POWEr PanEl New West Technologies Edward Etzkorn, AAAS Science and Technology CPV leaders will be gathered in San Diego to work Financiers together to power into commercial CPV…fast! Policy Fellow, U.S. Department of Energy, Solar • The Department of Energy talks CPV - discover Energy Technologies Program This year CPV Today have organized formal working the ins and outs of their approach and attitude group discussions moderated by industry leaders as towards the CPV industry and how companies can we combine our collective thinking to address the best work with state and federal bodies to ensure challenges your business faces. expectations are met CPV Real World Results - the Latest Innovate, collaborate, and dominate! • Hear a first hand account of a utility’s path to Facts Laid Bare From International You’ll be expected to get involved and put forward CPV installation and understand their plans to CPV Testing Institutions your opinions in these vitally important discussions incorporate CPV into their portfolio • Gain a valuable insight from ISFOC based on the that will form the basis of feedback sessions and • ‘Banking’ on CPV – why struggle convincing real world results from CPV installations to date, post Summit papers. worried investors? Hear from the financial backers equipping you with knowledge of the practical Be part of the CPV revolution! Register your place that believe in the promise that CPV will provide challenges you will face moving outside the lab today and help drive the agenda on topics including: ROI, and how to mitigate risks to get funded and what you can do to improve your system in • Roundtable discussion: How do I reduce my Edward Etzkorn, AAAS Science and Technology Policy the field Fellow, U.S. Department of Energy, Solar Energy costs? Where are the areas of cost reduction when • Field tests vs Lab tests - take a look at the making my CPV module? How fast till CPV delivers Technologies Program differences between the two and hear the latest the most competitive LCOE? Robert P Powers, President AEP Utilities, revealing results from NREL and Sandia National American Electric Power • Roundtable discussion: How do I align the energy Laboratories - exactly what you need to help you generation capability and related performance Tim Woodward, Managing Director, Nth Power devise technical solutions to overcome testing! metrics of CPV with other technologies such as Obadiah Bartholomy, Project Manager, Carl Osterwald, Principal Engineer, silicon PV and thin films? Sacramento Municipal Utilities District National Renewable Energy Laboratory • Roundtable discussion: What is realistic for CPV Dwain Boettcher, VP Business & Transmission Jeffery Nelson, Solar Technologies Manager, Sandia in 2010? Where will the industry be in 5 years? Planning, Cannon Power Group National Laboratories What needs to be done today to make sure we Paula Mints, Principal Analyst PV Services Program, Pedro Banda, General Director, ISFOC reach the CPV dream? Navigant Consulting Check Out The latest Program updates - www.cpvtoday.com/usa
  5. 5. DAy 2 - FebruAry 3, 2010 kEynOTE rOundTaBlE dIsCussIOns TraCk TWO: ImPrOVE yOur TECHnOlOgy & InCrEasE OuTPuT TraCk OnE: COmmErCIalIZIng CPV Exclusive Insight Into Expert CPV Boosting Optics Capability For Testing Knowledge - Concentrator Increased CPV Efficiency CPV at the Module Level – Exclusive Performance Measurements at NREL • Non-tracking quantum dot based solar CasE concentrators - understand the details of their Case Studies sTudy • Hear test results and unique analysis from NREL design and development and find out how your • Real life case studies, hear from those who have - the only laboratory in the United States with the capability to get primary reference cell calibrations system can benefit from emitted photons that done it! Understand what they would have done better, can be matched at or near the band gap of the where the great successes were and how these lessons traceable to the World Radiometric Reference recipient solar cell impact plans for upcoming deployments • What do the results show in efficiency versus concentration measurements of multijunction • Understand how optimizing the concentration • Debate and discuss how projected spends and high efficiency is predicted to increase the efficiency expectations marry with the reality of costs and results on cells and outdoor performance of concentrator modules? of the cells and what the research into the ground. Come away with the ultimate A-Z guide for thermodynamic modeling will mean for your navigating unseen hurdles when preparing your installations • Master the challenge of measuring the CPV project Adam Plesniak, Engineering Design Lead, Boeing Solar Energy performance of multijunction PV devices; uncover the problems, discover the capabilities and Roland Winston, Director California Technology Program, The Boeing Company Advanced Solar Technologies Institute, understand what you can to do to get more accurate results University of California, Merced CPV - Competing and Beating Other Solar Carl Osterwald, Principal Engineer, Technologies National Renewable Energy Lab Enhancing The Potential Of The EXClusIVE • CPV vs CSP, Thin Film and PV - understand the TO CPV TOday CPV Cell strengths and weaknesses of each technology CPV Qualification Testing Standards • Discover how to improve your CPV system so you know how to leverage CPV’s main selling points and give your product a competitive edge – Lessons Learned To Date using non-metamorphic technology and band gap engineering • Discover from experiences gathered in research and testing • Accelerate your CPV development through valuable insider knowledge from the major contributor to • Take an in-depth look at the cost of ownership - the key operational features that can help boost your lifetime value, cost to buy and cell power efficiency and profitability & take your product to the next level IEEE 1513 and IEC 62108 CPV standards harvest efficiency Robert Boehm, Professor of Mechanical Engineering and • Challenges abound in qualification testing and there is no ‘one size fits all’ approach. Benefit • Find out how cell manufacturers are building Director of the Energy Research Centre, strong relationships with EPI supply houses University of Nevada Las Vegas from the real lessons learned in the lab so you can develop systems that meet the standards across the globe and developing vital connections into the far East to provide a cost Critical Cost Reductions in CPV Systems – right out the gate effective triple junction cell for your system Bill Shisler, Head of Quality, TUV Rheinland PTL The Triple Junction Cell Tom Tibbits, Product Engineering Director, Quantasol • Get a real understanding of how cell manufacturers can Taking CPV From Pilot to Production work with CPV manufacturers to cut costs and how this HPCV Developments Using Fresnel relationship is key to improving your bottom line! • Check your manufacturing model against the industry’s best and find out how to make your Lenses • The latest on cell efficiency and how it translates to lower systems deliver high quality, reliable output – • Find out how improvements made in HCPV cost - get your primer on the most up to date developments ensuring you can satisfy the user and offer a modules with Fresnel lenses and III-V and decide if these will be enough to justify the initial 20 years in the sun guarantee! multijunction cells will benefit the efficiency of cash investment • Continuous process technology - what you need your CPV system • Find out how cell manufacturers are preparing to scale to know. Discover how developments being • Uncover the secrets to achieving high lens UV up alongside CPV installations - so you can benefit from made now will enable the manufacture of CPV stability, better resistance to thermal shocks and identifying key issues early on & ensure a smooth transition! concentrators with high efficiency and low cost temperatures and learn about recent progress Harry R Rozakis, CEO, Cyrium Technologies in the development of much needed protective Robert M Pricone, CEO, 10X Technology technology for solar cells CPV System Cost Reductions – Trackers Maximize Your Efficiency/Cost Ratio Valery D Rumyantsev, Chief Scientist of the and Optics Photovoltaic Lab, Ioffe Physico-Technical Institute by Boosting The Tolerance Budget of • Be a part of a high level discussion that tackles whether CPV costs have come down enough to be realistically competitive Your Fresnel System Highest Effective Use Of Trackers and what areas can be improved next to push closer to the • Discover the most vital manufacturing and for CPV holy grail of price parity with traditional energy sources! assembly tips to reduce loss from your multi junction cells and capitalize on their high • Gain a comprehensive overview of the sun • Hear face to face from the top experts in optics and trackers conversion efficiency tracking system field and the more significant - discover progress made to date and the pros and cons proposals for closed-loop and open-loop tracking of various component options that can help you build a • Higher precision without a price hike - uncover systems that will facilitate higher accuracy in profitable CPV solution the holy grail of CPV manufacturing by achieving a your projects robust design with adequate tolerance levels • Benefiting from solar position estimating - hear Market Insight Into LCPV Juan Carlos Miñano, Associate Scientist, LPI LLC lessons learned to date and explore how the • Where is the market niche for LCPV, and what are the relationship between the comparative output projected predictions for growth? Thermal Management for CPV at voltage of each solar cell and the determination • Understand the challenges being faced as LCPV powers >2000 sun of the solar position can benefit your system! into the market, and identify who is showing interest and John Lee, Associate Professor, • Find out about the developments made for thermal be part of the collaboration which will propel forward the National Pingtung University, Taiwan packages on a >2000 sun concentrator system industry’s success so that you can replicate these strategies and • Debate the benefits of LCPV compared to other solar make your system successful when tested at technology, get a run-down of the latest advancements and >2000 suns challenges faced and come away ready to implement the next steps to project success! Supratik Guha, Senior Manager Semiconductor Materials and Devices, IBM Humayun Mughal, CEO, Silicon CPV reserve your Place Today - Call 1800 814 3459
  6. 6. who ATTenDeD CPV SummiT uS lAST yeAr? Below is a sample list of the more than 250 companies that attended our For information on who you could meet at the 2nd Concentrated Concentrated Photovoltaic Summit US in San Diego last year. Photovoltaic Summit US, see the website at www.cpvtoday.com/usa 3M Sener Decafun WSU Interplex Engineered Abengoa Solar Sol3g Draper Fisher Jurvetson Xandex Products Axt Solar Junction Dundurn Capital Partners US Coast Guard Invetech Boeing SolFocus Enco Utility Services US Digital Greystone Renewable Concentrix Solar Soliant Energy Greenvolts SV Solar Energy CPV Consortium Southern California Edison Hitachi High Technologies Sylarus technologies Guardian Industries Cyrium Spectrolab America Synova Huettinger Electronic Emcore Spire Semiconductor KPCB Tadpole Ventures/Babson Epistar Energy Innovations Suntrack Macquaire Capital College EV Group Everphoton Titan Tracker Microsharp Tetra Tech EC Morgan Solar SHL- Solar Hydrogen Link DynTest Technologies Evonik Cyro Veeco Iberdrola Renewables Whitfield Solar NaREC Sigma Energy Solutions EcoGen ISFOC Arch Solar Command Patriot Solar Silvey Enterprises Edison Mission Energy Isofotón Bayer Material Science Sigma Energy Solutions Sirculor Deposition Sciences (DSI) JP Morgan Capital Center for Energy Strata Equity SnowPeak Energy Bullen Semiconductor Corporation Research/UNLV SunFlake SoftBank China Venture Morgan Solar Chromasun Frye General Contracting University of Delaware Capital NREL Boschman Technologies Moorilup Energy Research Palensolutions Consulting University of Lisbon Pacific Gas & Electric Bratton Corporation Innolume Passport Capital WorldWater & Solar San Diego Gas and Electric Danfoss Bauer Technologies Intensity Solar RNT ShoW off yoUR PUT yoUR PRoDUCTS aND SERvICES IN fRoNT of ThE PRoDUCTS aND SERvICES lEaDINg DECISIoN MakERS IN ThE CPv INDUSTRy The 2nd Concentrated Photovoltaic Summit US offers an excellent Dear Industry Colleague, range of sponsorship and exhibition opportunities to suit every need and budget. We can literally tailor make a sponsorship package to your needs The 2nd Annual CPV Summit US is the place where new and existing CPV projects “come meaning that you speak, build your brand or organize meetings with the to life” and the products and services driving those projects get seen and sold. leading figures in the CPV space. In no other environment do so many CPV decision makers all come together under one roof to discuss the latest challenges in the industry. With this environment of over 300 Do not miss out on this unrivalled opportunity to do business and delegates we’ve got the perfect venue for you to show why your product or service is best secure sales from the CPV industry! in the industry. Opportunities available include Looking for visibility or thought leadership? • 1 to 1 meetings with key • Build your brand with exclusive We can put you in front of this entire audience or even an invited key few to help facilitate decision makers promotional opportunities your CPV objectives moving forward. • Take a speaking slot and • Host interactive workshops with • Meet Top Level Delegates – The CPV Summit US will substantially grow this year, and address 300 industry leaders core clients and prospects is now THE meeting place for buyers and sellers from the entire CPV supply chain. No • Show off your latest products other event will provide you with as many business development opportunities and services in the And much more! • Introduce New Products into the CPV Market – The CPV Summit 2010 is the only exhibition hall event that specifically zones in on very latest technologies that are making headlines in Limited Opportunities! Secure your space today to ensure you fill the industry your sales book for the next 18 months! • Build New Relationships - At the CPV Summit 2010 you will finally meet the hard to find ‘senior level’ business executive. This will allow you to benefit from valuable Solution and service providers…ever find customer feedback on your products and services that can help speed up the sales yourself asking these questions? process for your company. This summit is the perfect chance for you to launch that new product or service, Where can I find new meet potential new customers, and strengthen existing customer relationships. customers for my CPV products and services? Please give me a call on 1800 814 3459 ext 7523 or drop me an email on jcohen@cpvtoday.com to discuss how our event can help you achieve your 2010 objectives. Which emerging challenges will offer my business All the best, lucrative opportunities going forward? Which partnerships will allow me to take my solutions into new Jim Cohen, Business Development Director, North America markets and add significantly to my bottom line? Well, ask no more! Secure a sponsorship or exhibition package last year the exhibition SolD ouT! at the 2nd Concentrated Photovoltaic Summit US and you’ll get be guaranteed to meet and do business with over 300 CPV Contact us now to secure your spot! industry leaders who need your solutions and services! Call 1800 814 3459 Check Out www.cpvtoday.com/usa For updates
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