Oxfordshire Greentech is hosting a range of events geared towards helping our members hear from some of the best speakers in their sector, network with likeminded innovators and investors, and have a platform to showcase their own work among their peers. Our events give our members the opportunity to find out more about innovations and developments in their sector and form collaborative, forward-thinking partnerships across sectors – our events help our members to create an impact and make a difference.

Upcoming Events

Oxfordshire Greentech Official Launch

6th February 2019 | 8 am-10.30 am
Saïd Business School, Park End Street, Oxford, United Kingdom OX1 1HP


Join us for the official launch of the Oxfordshire Greentech network, bringing together businesses and organisations from all sectors to encourage innovation and support the transition to a low-carbon future.

  • Get insight into the strength of the Greentech cluster in Oxfordshire as we release the results of our recent survey on the sector.
  • Be inspired by the network’s vision of a low-carbon economy in Oxfordshire and find out how you can benefit.
  • Network and collaborate with like-minded people from across business, academia and the public sector.



8:00 Arrival and Networking Breakfast

8:30 Welcome and Context  –  Barbara Hammond, OxFutures Project Chair

8:40 Launch of Oxfordshire Greentech – Tom Hayes, Oxford City Councillor for St Clement’s ward and Safer and Greener Environment Cabinet Lead

8:50 The Economic Perspective  –  Ahmed Goga, Director of Strategy and Programmes, OxLEP

9:00 One Planet Oxfordshire –   Pooran Desai OBE, Co-founder of Bioregional & CEO at Oneplanet.com

9:10 The Health of the Greentech Cluster in Oxfordshire Launch of Survey Findings  –  Professor Douglas Crawford-Brown

9:20 Oxfordshire Greentech: ‘The Business Network for a Low Carbon Future’: Vision and Action Plan  –  Martin Garratt, Executive Director, Oxfordshire Greentech

9:30 Greentech in Action for a Low Carbon Future  – Gareth Dinnage, MD, Seacourt;  Phil Shadbolt, CEO, Zeta Lighting and Automotive; and Dave Beesley, CEO of Oxford Office Furniture

9:45 Q&A

10:00 Networking

10:30 Close

Finnish-British Matchmaking Event: IoT and Big Data for greener business

27th November 2018 | 10am-2pm
Old Library, Oxford Town Hall, St Aldate’s, Oxford, OX1 1BX

Meet three innovative companies from Finland working in Internet of Things (IoT), to find out how cutting-edge management of big data can underpin greener, more efficient systems. Explore joint working, partnerships and commercial opportunities with:

Houston Analytics – an award-winning provider of AI, machine learning and advanced analytics to enable effective decision making, especially in the retail sector.

Distence – an exciting company digitising machines and equipment and connecting them to better manufacturing processes through the ‘internet of industrial assets’.

Gofore – an international innovation consultancy, helping corporates to transform their business processes for the better through strategy, design and technology, including industrial automation, IoT and Industry 4.0.


10am – Registration, networking and refreshments
10.30am – Introduction to Oxfordshire Greentech – Martin Garratt, CEO, Cambridge Cleantech and Tony Hart, Head of Smart Oxford Programme
10:45 – Networking with refreshments
14:00 – Close

To sign up, drop us an email at info@oxfordshiregreentech.co.uk.