September

26

RESI Boston is the 4th stop of the RESI 2017 Conference Series, following highly successful events in San Francisco, Toronto and San Diego. RESI Boston will bring together 400+ fundraising CEOs and 400+ early stage investors and partners (a 1:1 ratio) from around the globe, providing the opportunity for dialogue and relationship building, with the goal of eventual capital allocations. RESI Boston discounted rates end on August 18, 2017. Use Code LUXBOSTON100 to Get an Additional $100 off.

Boston, MA
September 26, 2017
Lux Attendees:
Joseph Sweeny

October

3

European Utility Week is the premier business, innovation and information platform connecting the smart utility community, allowing you to meet with experts from utilities, network operators, vendors, consultants, startups and system integrators covering the entire smart energy value chain.

Amsterdam, Netherlands
October 3-5, 2017
Lux Attendees:
Katrina Westerhof
3

The SynBioBeta SF synthetic biology conference is back for its sixth year with more than 16 sessions, 60 speakers, and 30 exhibitors — meet the movers and shakers of an industry that’s driving technology and business forward. Key themes at SynBioBeta conference this year include biomaterials and consumer products, cell factories for biopharmaceuticals, big data and artificial intelligence meet biology, and innovations for ocean sustainability. Learn about the future of DNA synthesis, why protein is the killer app, investment opportunities, and how all companies need to be thinking about a Bio-Strategy in order to be able to compete.

San Francisco, CA
October 3-5, 2017
Lux Attendees:
Gihan Hewage; Mark Bunger (speaking)
4

Now in its 10th year, this event brings together biofuel producers, traders, regulators & policy makers, oil companies, bioenergy producers, and feedstock specialists. The conference will focus on meeting the European Union’s 2020 objectives, where bioenergy is expected to contribute half of the EU’s 20% renewable energy target and a new renewable energy target by EU countries of at least 27% of final energy consumption as a whole by 2030

Edinburgh, Scotland
October 4-5, 2017
Lux Attendees:
Yuan-Sheng Yu (speaking)
10

As the only conference focused 100% on carbon fibre, the conference provides a unique global forum for carbon fibre manufacturers, composite industry executives, technologists and new entrants to receive a comprehensive update on the outlook for growth, supply and demand and recycling of carbon fibres.

Munich, Germany
October 10-12, 2017
Lux Attendees:
Cecilia Gee
18

The Enterprise Wearable Technology Summit (EWTS) is the leading event focused on the use of wearable technology for industrial enterprise applications.

Boston, MA
October 18-19, 2017
Lux Attendees:
Mike Rolfes (speaking)
25

This event will discuss investment opportunities, cutting-edge technologies, feedstock supply systems and security strategies that relate to the current crude oil forecasts. Key program's will include Operational Excellence & Asset Optimisation, Connected Supply Chain, and Digital Manufacturing & Automation

Singapore
October 25-26, 2017
Lux Attendees:
Harshit Sharma; Yuan-Sheng Yu
26

After one year of research, more than 400 startups surveyed, and 30 interviews with key players in the ecosystem, Hello Tomorrow publishes an in-depth report on the role of deep-tech innovations for the future and how large corporations can collaborate with these ventures.

Paris, France
October 26-27, 2017
Lux Attendees:
Mark Bunger (speaking)
30

Innovation Week is a week of inspirational and educational events that will strengthen and promote innovation and growth in the Haugesund region. A new arena and meeting place for entrepreneurs, investors and established business, where one can exchange knowledge, share innovative ideas and connect new contacts.

Haugesund, Norway
October 30-Nov. 3, 2017
Lux Attendees:
Mark Bunger (speaking)

November

1

Creativity World Forum is a two-day worldwide conference putting together around 2000 top creative minds each year. This is the 13th edition and will be Europe’s largest forum on entrepreneurial creativity in 2017. In other words. This is one conference in 2017 you can’t miss, if you’re defining yourself as a creative!

Copenhagen, Denmark
November 1-2, 2017
Lux Attendees:
Mark Bunger (speaking)
3

The Open Data Science Conference will allow you to connect to the global data science community and contribute to the open source applications they use everyday, to help foster the exchange of innovative ideas and encourage the growth of open source software

San Francisco, CA
November 3-5, 2017
Lux Attendees:
Mark Bunger (speaking)
9

The 7th ICIS Asian Surfactants Conference will address the key issues driving debate in the industry, including: Will petrochemical feedstocks see increased use in Asian surfactants in future? • Driving towards sustainable surfactants – How are businesses affected? • Industry insight – An evolving Asian surfactants market This year’s conference will continue to provide your essential information on market trends, insights and areas of growth, as well as special features on end-user trends that have caught the attention of the major surfactants players. New for 2017: This year’s conference has a whole host of refreshing new topics that cover the issues receiving buzz in the media: • Korean cosmetics: Where consumers lead innovation • Asian beauty network - A revolution in retailing • Ethylene oxide and derivatives: Understanding the ethoxylates market • Alpha olefins and alpha olefins sulfonates: Increasing importance in Asia? • Functional surfactants: Applications and growth drivers As well as plenty of analysis of the core markets: Indian LABSA, oleochemicals dynamics, China outlook, Middle East capacity, Asian surfactants trade flows and many more…

PARKROYAL on Pickering, Singapore
November 9-10, 2017
Lux Attendees:
Cort Isernhagen; Anthony Schiavo (speaking)
13

In the spirit of debate and curiosity that defines The Economist, The Future of Materials Summit will bring together manufacturing leaders, research scientists, academics and policymakers, providing a high-profile platform for a concerted, international movement that crystallizes the rise of a new industrial era and ushers in an optimized age of manufacturing.

Luxembourg
November 13-14, 2017
Lux Attendees:
Anthony Schiavo (speaking)
13

Food Vision USA 2017 will be looking at what’s simmering in the US, the world’s largest food market. We will supercharge business strategy with insights from innovative incubators, disruptive health warriors, tactical thinkers and many more.

Chicago, IL
November 13-15, 2017
Lux Attendees:
Jesse Papirio (speaking)
28

CompositesWorld’s Carbon Fiber 2017 conference will provide an objective, comprehensive forum to discuss new developments for carbon fiber in emerging industrial markets, such as wind energy, marine, and construction, as well as in traditional markets, such as aerospace and sporting goods. Discussions will focus on methods to streamline manufacturing costs in both industrial and aerospace applications and the outlook for consumption in markets with significant potential for growth.

Charleston, SC
November 28-30, 2017
Lux Attendees:
Michael Kronberger (speaking); Anthony Vicari (speaking)
29

This event will Introduce and explore the latest innovations within the Internet of Things, covering manufacturing, transport, health, logistics, government, energy and automotive

Santa Clara, CA
November 29-30, 2017
Lux Attendees:
Mark Bunger
29

AI Tech World’s unique agenda has been specifically created to maximize the busy schedule of the senior executive. In only one day out of the office, hear from visionary keynotes, relevant case studies, and get to grips with the subjects that matter most to your business with our “how-to” industry-specific Labs. With over 60 leading speakers, come and discover exactly how industry visionaries are breaking new ground within Artificial Intelligence.

London, England
November 29, 2017
Lux Attendees:
Mark Bunger (speaking)

December

4

For the fifth year in a row, train operators invite you to a day when we want to inspire, discuss and concretize the future opportunities of the industry and the railways. This year's theme is "How does the railroad contribute to the 2030 agenda?" . It will be offered a number of interesting talks and the day will end with a nice mingle where you can meet industry colleagues, researchers and representatives from industry, politics and government.

Stockholm, Sweden
December 4, 2017
Lux Attendees:
Mark Bunger (speaking)
5

As the World's Largest Power Generation Event, POWER-GEN International is the industry leader in providing comprehensive coverage of the trends, technologies and issues facing the generation sector. More than 1,400 companies from all sectors of the industry exhibit each year to benefit from the exposure to more than 20,000 attendees. Displaying a wide variety of products and services, POWER-GEN International represents a horizontal look at the industry with key emphasis on new solutions and innovations for the future.

Las Vegas, NV
December 5-7, 2017
Lux Attendees:
Max Halik
11

This event is focused on the business and technology of artificial intelligence. The 3–day conference and exposition is designed to learn about the state-of-the-practice of AI and to understand key trends, technologies and solutions that can help gain competitive advantage

Boston, MA
December 11-13, 2017
Lux Attendees:
Shriram Ramanathan (speaking)

January

23

DistribuTECH is the leading annual electric power transmission and distribution conference & exhibition event. It addresses technologies used to move electricity from the power plant through the transmission and distribution systems to the meter and inside the home. Last year, DistribuTECH culminated with 13,500+ Individuals from 77 Countries, including qualified professionals from 326 Electric, Gas and Water Utilities as well as Renewable Generators. In short, the utility and renewable industries depend on DistribuTECH to learn and network.

San Antonio, TX
January 23-25, 2018
Lux Attendees:
Katrina Westerhof

February

13

The healthcare industry is at the advent of a digital evolution, spurred by a growing community of web-enabled products and services including the Cloud, smart and connected devices, and a more health-conscious and tech-savvy population. According to Frost & Sullivan, the internet of medical things is expected to grow at CAGR of 26.2% to reach $72 billion by 2021. Sensor, medical device, fitness and wearable manufacturers, data analytics, cloud and data warehousing, cybersecurity and high-tech companies, hospitals and physician networks, health plans and payers, as well as regulatory and standards bodies are all excited with the potential that healthcare IoT brings, but are equally concerned about the challenges in privacy, cybersecurity, data interoperability, and patient engagement that come along with it. Cambridge Healthtech Institute’s Inaugural Healthcare Internet of Things aims to bring together the different constituents and stakeholders within the value chain to participate in interactive discussion panels and deliver cases studies and pilot programs that showcase the healthcare industry’s collaborative efforts toward the adoption and implementation of IoT.

San Francisco, CA
February 13-14, 2018
Lux Attendees:
Noa Ghersin (speaking)

March

21

Connecting YOU to Collaboration and Partnership Opportunities in Asia! For the past 4 years, IoT Asia has been at the forefront of bringing global collaboration and partnership opportunities to governments, businesses and communities in Asia. IoT Asia is an award winning stage that brings together technology heads, design architects, solution architects, engineers, academic institutions, investors and start-ups to assess the latest trends and partnership models in Asia. Featuring a 6,000 sqm exhibition, multi-track though provoking conferences and community-driven seminars, IoT Asia 2018 will put the spotlight on the following key areas critical to the development of IoT in Asia. What to Expect at IoT Asia 2018? 6000 + senior executives 500 + exhibitor products 140 + speakers 30 + networking & interactive hours 25 + seminars at TechSpace 1 multi-track conference 1 site tour IoT Asia has earned worldwide recognition through our successes at a wide range of global and local competitions as a widely acclaimed event in the industry. It was awarded: • UFI Marketing Award in 2016 • People's Choice Silver Awards for Event of the Year in Postscapes 2015/2016 IoT Awards • Trade Conference Organiser of the Year for IoT Asia 2014 at Singapore Experience Awards 2015 • The only Asian finalist for the Event of the Year category in Postscapes 2014/2015 Make a positive difference to your business. Join us at IoT Asia 2018 on 21 and 22 March. Register online now!

Singapore
March 21-22, 2018
Lux Attendees: