Conference and Exhibition
31 October - 2 November 2018
Sands Expo and Convention Centre
Marina Bay Sands

ACES Innovation Arena Partners & Supporting Organisations



The Sustainable Energy Association of Singapore (SEAS) represents the interests and provides a common platform for companies in Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency, Carbon Management, e-mobility, smart grids and Financial Institutions to meet, discuss, collaborate and undertake viable projects together. The Association is a non-profit, non-government business association, and its mission is to assist its members in achieving sustainable growth locally and regionally through business and market development. SEAS plays a strategic role in supporting and promoting Singapore’s vision to be a global centre for sustainable energy, where products and solutions are developed and exported. For more information about what the association does and its services, please visit



ENRUPT is an open innovation company for the energy sector. Its vision is to build energy companies of the future based on clean, decentralised and digital solutions.



Ecoforge Advisors is an advisory and consulting services firm focused on utility-scale and decentralized clean energy, energy efficiency, digital energy, electric mobility, sustainable infrastructure and climate change in developing countries of South Asia, Africa, South East Asia, and Central Asia. Since 2013, Ecoforge Advisors has served several clients including private institutional investors, clean energy IPPs/project developers/decentralized energy companies, banks/microfinance institutions (MFIs), multilateral development banks such as Asian Development Bank (ADB), UN agencies such as UNDP and UNCDF, international NGOs, private equity/venture capital funds investing in clean energy, energy access, electric mobility and sustainable infrastructure in Developing Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa.

Private Financing Advisory Network

The Private Financing Advisory Network is a global network of expert consultants, who provide free business coaching and investment facilitation to entrepreneurs developing climate adaptation and clean energy projects in low- and middle-income countries. PFAN’s goals are to build clean energy markets one business at a time, mitigate climate change and mobilise investment in support of the Paris Agreement on Climate Change and the Sustainable Development Goals.

Since its founding by UNFCCC and CTI in 2006, PFAN has leveraged US$ 1.25 billion in investment, for 102 projects in 25 countries. These projects, with a combined clean energy generation capacity of 802 MW, mitigate 3.3 million tonnes of CO2e emissions annually – equivalent to taking 700,000 average cars off the road. Project applications are currently accepted from Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa.

PFAN is hosted by UNIDO and REEEP, and funded by the governments of Australia, Austria, Japan, Norway, Sweden and the USA.

TechBridge Ventures Pte Ltd

TechBridge Ventures is a Technology Commercialization company of Nanyang Technological University. We aim to help companies create a sustainable competitive advantage by identifying, developing and commercializing technologies from our extensive technology portfolio. We catalyze innovation through our Global Innovators Network, and work with Clients to bridge the gap between Innovation and Successful Commercialization. Our core capabilities include business development, project management. technology sourcing and commercialization.

At TechBridge Ventures, we share a passion for creating a sustainable future. We firmly believe in the necessity to adopt technology innovations to realize sustainable development for all.

New Energy Nexus Southeast Asia

New Energy Nexus Southeast Asia (Nexus SEA) is a smart energy startup support initiative bringing together ideas, startups, and energy companies onto a single region-wide platform. Nexus SEA is on a mission to facilitate the creation of a smart energy ecosystem that will in turn enable the creation of scalable energy startups set to transform the energy system in Southeast Asia for a resilient and sustainable growing economy.

Nexus SEA accelerates energy entrepreneurs in this sector by providing business, technology, and financial support to scalable smart energy software and business solutions and to bring these solutions to market. The startups entail disruption potential and regional ownership to enable the energy transition in Southeast Asia. Nexus SEA works through a system of partners and local incubators and ecosystem builders in the respective countries in SEA. For more information please visit