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Call for Presenters: Canadian Cleantech Innovation Days in Texas – Application Deadline: January 2nd

NOTE: This opportunity has expired or is an event which has already taken place.

An opportunity to pitch and network with Exxon Mobil, BP and Schlumberger.

February 9 to 12, 2020, Houston, TX

The Consulate of Canada in Houston is organizing a three-day program to showcase innovative Canadian Clean Technologies applicable to the Oil and Gas sector. Selected applicants will participate in a targeted program that will provide the opportunity to present innovative proven solutions to, and network with, key executives and decision-makers of three multi-nationals energy companies: ExxonMobil, BP and Schlumberger.

This event is geared towards scale-up companies or above which are looking for partners/clients interested in integrating innovative technologies into their value chain.

The TCS program at each multinational will consist of:

  • Welcoming Remarks/Presentation by the host
  • Presentation by Canadian Consulate
  • Presentation by Canadian companies (10 min. each)
  • Coffee break/networking
  • Presentation by Canadian companies (10 min. each)
  • Lunch/networking
  • Closing Remarks
  • Adjourn at approximately 2:30pm


Sunday 9th
– Arrive in Houston
– 6:00 pm Overview of the logistics/program at the Canadian Consulate
– 7:00 pm Informal Dinner

Monday 10th
– Program at Exxon Mobil

Tuesday 11th
– Program at BP

Wednesday 12th
– Program at Schlumberger
– 3:00 pm end of program


Priority will be given to those companies with solutions in the following areas of interest:

  • New Solutions for GHG Challenge
  • Gas Demand and Gas Conversion
  • New Hydrocarbon Products
  • Carbon Capture, Utilization and Storage
  • Drilling and production technology
  • Transport and Conversion of Oil and Gas
  • Bio-based fuels and chemicals
  • Industrial Cyber Security
  • Capital Project Efficiency
  • Industrial Water/Produced Water
  • Digital Technologies/enabled Bus Models
  • Safety/Reliability/Maintenance
  • Low GHG and Emissions Technologies
  • Product and Operations Sustainability
  • AI/Machine learning, robotics and automation (for field operations/manufacturing)
  • Renewables, geothermal, hydrogen production and storage, lithium production


  • Company has ownership of a proven technology that matches the areas of interest of our partners.
  • If company is established but has a new technology. A prototype must be available.
  • Company must have the commitment and adequate staff resources to be able to follow up with contacts.


  • There is no cost for participating in this program, aside from your flights to and from Houston / airport transfers / accommodation costs / some meals.
  • Van transportation between the Canadian Consulate and program will be provided at no additional cost.
  • Companies must be prepared to arrive in Houston on Sunday, February 9th and remain in the program until it finishes at 3:00 pm on Wednesday, February 12th.
  • Final selection of participating Canadian firms will be made by the US companies.



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