29 - 31 May 2019
Sunshine Coast, Queensland







250+ Delegates, 40+ Exhibitors, 55+ Keynote and Industry Speakers


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Creating Connections: Building Business

Building on the success and need for expansion of The Cleantech Effect 2017, The National Clean Technologies Conference & Exhibition will provide Australian cleantech innovators the opportunity to focus on ‘National’ issues, opportunities and latest developments by coming together to network, learn and do business.

With a world class program of international speakers, industry leaders and change makers, the conference and exhibition will encompass all clean technology growth areas including energy, waste, water, built environment and transport.



Great sponsorship opportunities still available.  Show your commitment to the future of this industry and embrace the opportunity to network with  industry thought leaders and innovators. 


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 More than 40 companies will exhibit at the National Clean Technologies Exhibition. Don’t miss this opportunity to showcase your Clean Technology solutions or services at the event.

The Sunshine Coast aims to be Australia’s most sustainable region – healthy, smart, creative. We already have one of the highest concentrations of clean technology businesses in the country and, as a council, are driving sustainability in our region and beyond. The Sunshine Coast is brimming with opportunity, which makes our region the perfect location for the National Clean Technologies Conference & Exhibition.

I invite people from across the cleantech industry – innovators, entrepreneurs, researchers, investors and industry-leading businesses – to visit our region and to experience the opportunities for themselves.

Mayor Mark Jamieson - Sunshine Coast Council


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Mayor Mark Jamieson

Jamieson | Sunshine Coast

Mark Jamieson has led a distinguished career in both the public and private sectors, and has been the Mayor of the Sunshine Coast Council (the...

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Barry Du Bois

Interior Designer/Master Builder/TV presenter/Sustainability Advocate |

At age 45 Barry decided to move away from the business that had made him financially secure from designing and building beautiful homes, and took to the...

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Bianca Dragomir

CEO | Avaesen Cluster (The Valencian Cleantech Cluster)

Bianca Dragomir inspires energy and passion for what she loves to do – build open, fresh, bold, entrepreneurship-driven ecosystems Europe-wide, inspire leaders of leaders and...

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Dr Tim MacTaggart

Chief Deployment Officer | Redflow Ltd

Tim MacTaggart is the Chief Deployment Officer for ASX listed Redflow Ltd, where he is responsible for delivering battery systems under commercial contract. Prior to...

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Veena Sahajwalla

Australian Research Council Laureate Professor, Director | SMaRT Centre, UNSW Sydney

Australian Research Council (ARC) Laureate Professor Veena Sahajwalla is an internationally recognised materials scientist, engineer and inventor revolutionising recycling science. She is renowned for pioneering...

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Arron Wood

Deputy Lord Mayor | City of Melbourne

Conference MC Deputy Lord Mayor Arron Wood chairs the Finance and Governance portfolio for the City of Melbourne. At the pulse of what makes Melbourne...

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Vivien Griffin

President | Zero Emissions Noosa

Vivien Griffin is President of Zero Emissions Noosa Inc., a not for profit community group with the goal of zero Noosa community carbon emissions by...

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Megyn Carpenter

President | Cleantech Industries Sunshine Coast

Years ago, Megyn was blissfully unaware of the human impact on our environment, until she began researching sustainability through her marketing business. Megyn was shocked,...

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Jimmy Khoo

CEO Singapore District Cooling | Singapore Power Group

Jimmy Khoo is a Senior Vice President in Singapore Power and the CEO of Singapore District Cooling. SDC provides centralised production of chilled water in...

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Anna Ricketts

Business Development And Learning Advisor | EnviroCom Australia

Anna specialises in environmental education and community engagement services. She has been a Principal Consultant with EnviroCom for eight years, and has worked in the...

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Simon Tannock

Director | AlgaEnviro

Dr Simon Tannock is a Biotechnologist with a PhD in Environmental Engineering in wastewater and a Master’s Degree in the culture of microalgae. Combining his...

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Chris Drake

Founder | Ocean Hydro

Chris thinks big. He enjoys solving problems, big ones, and especially other people’s. Chris has a heavy computing background and solid grasp of maths, fluid...

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Brad Jeavons

Principle Consultant | SA Partners

Brad Jeavons is an Organisation Improvement Leader whose purpose is helping people reach their potential to help socially and environmentally focused organisations achieve excellence and...

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Beau Frith

Owner | Natural Cool Air

Owner of Natural Cool Air, Urban Composite Design and Unsustain This, Beau Frith’s drive for sustainable development is unbridled. Focusing his sights to the manufacturing...

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Andrew MacDonell

Associate Director | BDO

Andrew leads consulting and advisory engagements for a broad portfolio of clients. Andrew’s approach is holistic and client-centric insofar as he works to understand the...

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Tina Perfrement

Ecomomic Development | Greater City of Geelong

Tina Perfrement has worked with businesses and the public sector to improve performance through sustainability, in Australia and the UK. Her approach is both strategically...

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Jorge Chapa

Head of Market Transformation | Green Building Council of Australia

As Head of Market Transformation, Jorge ensures that GBCA’s strategic priorities, partnerships, and product and services, including Green Star, accelerate the transformation of Australia’s built...

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Marc Orchard

Director of Startups | BDO

Marc is passionate about helping world class entrepreneurs create exceptional companies of tomorrow. Marc is the founder of the “BDO for Startups” program, Australia’s first...

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Jamie Roodenrys

commercial Manager, Water Technologies & Solutions | Suez

Jamie is a senior engineer with over 20 years’ experience in Australia and overseas. Based in Brisbane, Jamie leads Suez Water’s innovation in regards to...

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Suzy Munt

Associate Director | BDO

Suzy specialises in providing business advice to a wide range of clients in relation to structuring, business planning, budgeting, succession, strategic planning and governance. She...

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Ray Aspey

Manager Corporate Development | Unitywater

Ray has 20 years of senior management experience, primarily within the water and electricity industries across Australia and overseas. Ray has led utilities through significant...

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Steven Speldewinde

Director | The Social Deck

Steven specialises in innovation and community driven behaviour change, including assisting local, state and federal government agencies and community organisations to develop behaviour change strategies...

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Ian Brandes de Roos

Principal Hydrogeologist | Rockwater

Ian Brandes de Roos is a Principal Hydrogeologist with over 20 years of experience in the Australian geothermal, groundwater and resources industries. Over the past...

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Jason Brooks

Chief Executive Officer | Grenof

Jason is the CEO of Grenof and a member of the company’s board of directors, Jason is responsible for running all facets of the business....

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Rachel Baigent

An avid power connector within the private and public sectors, promoting collaboration in the pursuit of zero waste to landfill is Rachel’s working mission. She...

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Gareth Dixon

Dr Gareth Dixon is a principal at Shelston IP, a patent attorney with more than 15 years’ experience – and a cleantech IP specialist. Among...

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Graham Ross

Founder | BlockTexx

Graham Ross was motivated to start award winning B Corporation, Kusaga Athletic, after learning the impact of clothing manufacture on the environment. With technology at...

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Wind Energy Australia

How is wind energy sustainable?

When people look at a wind power generator, what runs through their mind is a permanent source of clean energy. But is this image correct? Practitioners, policy makers, governments, and academics continue debating about the costs and longevity of wind energy and compare it with other sources. To demonstrate the sustainability of wind energy, this…

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Water Conservation

How can we use water more sustainably?

While we are often talking about Clean Technologies that assists with water recycling as a solution to the current water crisis in some areas – we thought we’d take a step back and look at a few ideas to consider when using water both domestically and commercially. Water conservation is important to saving money, saving…

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What are Business ‘Industry Clusters’ and how can Regional Cleantech Business benefit?

What are Business ‘Industry Clusters’ and how can Regional Cleantech Businesses benefit? A business cluster can be defined as a number of interconnected businesses, suppliers, and institutions in a particular field that are clustered together in a geographic concentration. Business clusters aim to increase productivity and enable companies in a specific region to compete not…

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As the 2007 Prime Minister’s Environmentalist of the Year Award winner Arron is passionate about the need for Australian businesses to be at the forefront of the new green economy to secure the nation as an environmental knowledge and technology leader.

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