Finalists Announced for 2023 BC Cleantech Awards

March 16, 2023

We’re excited to announce the cleantech awe-inspiring finalists for our fourth annual BC Cleantech Awards! Chosen from over 200 nominations, these are the innovators, industry leaders, investors, government officials, and academics driving cleantech innovation and adoption across the province and setting an example for what is possible on the path to net zero. 

We’ll be celebrating the amazing accomplishments of these individuals and groups at a live event in Vancouver, BC on March 30, 2023. 

If you want to join us in recognizing the best of the best in BC cleantech, register today to take part in the live broadcast.

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The 2023 BC Cleantech Awards are presented by Foresight and KPMG, with support from MLT Aikins, Osler and TransLink.

Media sponsor: Vancouver Tech Journal

Congratulations to our 2023 BC Cleantech Awards finalists:

Startup of the Year
An emerging cleantech venture actively growing and already creating impact in their field

Scaling Venture of the Year
A cleantech venture positioned to take a leadership role on the global innovation stage

Community Advocate of the Year
A mentor offering invaluable guidance, advice, or support to cleantech entrepreneurs

Ecosystem Supporter of the Year
An organization championing the growth and development of cleantech in BC through programs, ecosystem development, thought leadership, and community building

Corporate Pioneer of the Year
A large organization or company adopting, championing, or leading sustainable practices in their industry

Investor of the Year
An angel investor or VC championing a net zero economy by investing in cleantech ventures

Funder of the Year
An organization or individual offering capital support or funding to support cleantech ventures as they grow and scale

Training Institution of the Year
An educational institution leading or championing research, programming, and upskilling that will enable a net zero future

Educator of the Year
A professor, academic leader, or post-secondary instructor taking an innovative approach to education for the net zero economy

Government Champion of the Year
A local or provincial government official using policy, advocacy, or funding to move the province towards net zero

We hope you'll join us at the BC Cleantech Awards ceremony on March 30. Register.