8:48am Thursday 26th April 2012
Politicians, sustainability experts and business owners will share the stage at a new Green business show.
The Eco Technology Show will take place at the American Express Community Stadium on June 15 and 16. The organiser of the two-day event says it will feature a range of renewable and sustainable technologies.
More than 5,000 attendees are expected attend the inaugural event. One of the highlights will be the ‘Smart Business’ conference on June 15. Among the speakers are Brighton Pavilion’s Green MP Caroline Lucas, Lewes MP Norman Baker, Geoff Raw, strategic director place at Brighton and Hove City Council, and Mike Herd, executive director at the Sussex Innovation Centre. The launch of the event at the Tin Drum in Victoria Grove, Hove, featured some of the attractions from the event, including the sporty electric Tesla car and the Brighton-designed and manufactured solar powered eBike from Boho Green.
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