Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions

2023 UNC Cleantech Summit

Date and Time
Monday, March 27, 2023 - 8:15 a.m. to Tuesday, March 28 - 7:30 p.m.
The Friday Conference Center, 100 Friday Center Dr., Chapel Hill, NC 27517
2023 UNC Cleantech Summit


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The largest event of its kind hosted by a US university, the 2023 UNC Clean Tech Summit will feature more than 40 keynote presentations, panel sessions, workshops, and TED Talk-style engagement opportunities for the following topics:

  • Carbon Capture and Removal Strategies
  • The Global Energy Transition
  • Green Hydrogen and Energy Storage
  • Building Foundations for Cleantech in the Mid-Atlantic Region
  • Energy Policy
  • Smart Mobility and Electric Vehicles
  • Nuclear Power and the Energy Transition
  • Manufacturing and Supply Chains
  • Bluetech and Ocean-Related Solutions
  • Green Finance: Investing in Our Future
  • Agriculture’s Solutions to Climate Change

The popular Mentor Match program is offered to students and professionals to learn about career paths and provide shared insights with industry professionals.

An in-person career fair will also be held Tuesday, March 28, 6–7:30 p.m., for registered attendees who are currently enrolled as undergraduate or graduate students at any university or are recent graduates. There will be representatives from a range of North Carolina companies who want to engage with students about internships and jobs. Don’t miss this incredible opportunity to meet face-to-face with companies at the center of the cleantech economy.