Hannover Messe EEIP #BusinessPitch

15:00 CEST
| HM13, hall 13, BusinessForum 2

Join Hannover Messe 2013 EEIP #BusinessPitch

When: Monday, 8th April, 15-16.30h
Where: Hannover Messe, hall 13, BusinessForum 2


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Background / Idea

Industrial Energy Efficiency is often called “the next big thing”, so where are all the new and innovative new SME´s

Format BusinessPitch

HM visitors are not interested in long sessions with hundreds of charts, therefore an interactive, lively format is needed to gain attention The BusinessPitch sees 3 SME´s presenting their business in 5-10 min focusing on

  1. Market/customer insight
  2. Business model
  3. Financing
  4. The jury comments on each presentation, gives feedback. Q&A with audience and possibly live Twitter is foreseen


Visibility / support for SME´s & raise awareness for industrial energy effiicency innovations.

Jury members

1. Thomas Würsch, CEO CP Pumpen (specialized pump manufacturer, family owned, SME, globally active)
2. Patrick Fankhauser, partner of SUSI Energy Efficiency Investmentfund
3. Ralf Klein, Head of CHP, Bosch

Presenting SME´s

- Smarten (metering, analytics and consultancy)
- Bettervest (crowdfunding platform energy efficiency)
- Jaske & Wolf Verfahrenstechnik (energy recovery from waste water)

General background

  • EEIP is a neutral, cross technology, cross sector Brussels based European B2P (Business to Policy) platform
  • EEIP is open, membership is free, founded in 2011, to day close to 30.000 members
  • EEIP was nominated by the EU for the European Energy Efficiency award 2012
  • EEIP was invited by the German Ministry for economic development to present its approach at global IBF (International Business Forum) conference in South Africa in 2012 as its model is unmatched globally to date
  • EEIP is also partner of Hannover Messe (Global Business & Markets and IndustrialGreentec)
  • EEIP brings together the ”system” of energy efficiency: from solution provider to energy user, from finance to policy, from media to IT
  • Core of EEIP´s success is its neutrality
  • Objective of EEIP is to contribute to the functioning of industrial energy efficiency markets