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With Osama Idreesis (Investment Dir., EDF Innovation Lab), Sara Chamberlain (MD, Energy Foundry), Guillermo Sierra (VP Strategic Initiatives Energy Transition, Nabors).
Tuesday, July 27, 2021 at 03:00 PM   Absolutely Free   Online

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A distinguished panel of venture capitalists will discuss investment & latest innovations in energy tech.
About this event
This is an online event.

Participants can be located anywhere in the world!

This event is FREE to attend!

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(Participants who have registered via Eventbrite will be emailed the login link right before the start of the event.)

All Eventbrite registrants will receive a FREE soft copy of this classic book by Roger Royse, the moderator:

Dead on Arrival: Avoiding the Legal Mistakes That Could Kill Your Startup

A distinguished panel of investors will discuss investment & latest innovations in energy & climate tech. The discussion will touch on the current global economic & health crises & how energy & the environment are being impacted.

Please come with your questions & comments.


Osama Idreesis the Investment Director for the EDF Innovation Lab where he leads investments in U.S. startups & VC funds, partnering with entrepreneurs addressing low carbon transition, energy, & sustainability. Osama has held innovation management roles at Chevron Technology Ventures, & Siemens' global venture capital firm next47, working on renewable energy, smart grid & energy efficiency projects. Osama graduated from AIn shams University in Cairo, Egypt with B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering & received Masters in Business Administration from University of California, Davis.

Sara Chamberlain is a Managing Director & co-founder of Energy Foundry, an early-stage cleantech venture capital fund. She sits on the Board of e-Zinc, Tank Utility, NanoGraf, Azumo & Polystyvert. She has also held roles with GE Energy & environmental consulting firm, GaiaTech. Sara holds an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, & an undergraduate degree from Emory University. She is on the Advisory Board for Chain Reaction Innovations, an incubator program at Argonne National Laboratory, & is a member of the Investment Committee for accelerator Clean Energy Trust. In 2015, she was recognized by Midwest Energy News 40 Under 40.

Guillermo Sierra is a VP of Strategic Initiatives - Energy Transition at Nabors Industries & in that role oversees investment in energy tech projects. Prior to Nabors, Mr. Sierra acted as head of strategy for Blackline Partners & Managing Director for Macquarie Capital & led Credit Suisse's MLP/Midstream M&A. Mr. Sierra graduated Cum Laude from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, he received a BS in Economics with concentrations in Finance & OPIM.

About the Moderator:

Roger Royse is a partner in the Palo Alto office of Haynes & Boone, LLP & practices in the areas of corporate & securities law, tax, mergers & acquisitions & fund formation. He works with companies ranging from newly formed tech startups to publicly traded multinationals in a variety of industries. Roger has been an instructor or professor of legal, tax & business topics for the Center for International Studies (Salzburg, Austria), Golden Gate University School of Law & Stanford Continuing Studies & is a frequent speaker, writer, radio guest, blogger & panelist for bar associations, CPA organizations, & business groups. Roger is a Northern California Super Lawyer, is AV Peer-Rated by Martindale Hubbell, & has a Superb rating from Avvo..

Roger is the author of Dead on Arrival: How to Avoid the Legal Mistakes That Could Kill Your Startup & has been interviewed & quoted in the Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Fox Business, Chicago Tribune, Associated Press, Tax Notes Magazine, Nikkei Asian Review, China Daily, San Francisco Chronicle, Reuters, The Recorder, 7X7, Business Insurance & Fast Company.

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