TransTech Energy Business
Development Conference

See links to audio files and PowerPoint presentations from the
2017 TransTech Conference

Who should attend:

  • Innovators and entrepreneurs: Pitch your company or project to investors, potential strategic partners, and project developers
  • Investors: Find emerging transitional energy and environmental technology companies with near term payback potential
  • Energy companies and manufacturers: Develop strategic partnerships with start-up companies and project developers
  • All: Join the discussion! Let’s build on the momentum of TransTech and generate some excitement about the possibilities for new companies, advanced manufacturing, and competitive industries!

Congratulations to our TTE 2017 Winners!

  • 1st Place – Watt Learn, Matthew Maroon, CEO – Pittsburgh, PA
  • Runner-Up – Downey Ridge Environmental, Ron Crosier, Founder & CEO – Ansted, WV
  • Runner-Up – Enhanced Color for Electronic Displays, Hunaid Nulwala, CEO – Pittsburgh, PA
  • Runner-Up – Teratonix, Yi Luo, Founder – Pittsburgh, PA
  • Appalachian Regional Commission Technical Assistance Award – GloGames, Ruston Seaman, President – Philippi, WV
  • WVU Research Corporation Technical Assistance Award – Maven Machines, Daniel Gorziglia, Engineering Manager – Pittsburgh, PA
  • Best Pitch from a WV Start-Up – Downey Ridge Environmental, Ron Crosier, Founder & CEO – Ansted, WV
  • Best Pitch from a Commercializable Project – CrystalE, Ran Wei, PhD Candidate, CWRU, Cleveland, OH
  • Scott Rotruck Spirit of Innovation Award – Teratonix,Yi Luo, Founder – Pittsburgh, PA
  • Bailey Glasser Law In-Kind Technical Assistance – Mosaic Power, Laurie Vaudreuil, CEO – Frederick, MD
  • Webb Law In-Kind Technical Assistance – ARIN Technologies, Vivek Kulkarni, CEO – Pittsburgh, PA