The 2015 Advanced Materials Commercialization Summit gathered senior thought leaders representing dozens of the world’s leading corporations, research centers and investors to explore challenges and opportunities in the commercialization of breakthrough technologies in energy, electronics, health, and sustainability. The Summit expanded upon the success of the inaugural 2014 Summit.



  • Robert Niven, CEO CarbonCure
  • David Henshall, Deputy Director for Commercialization, ARPA-E
  • Accelerating Materials Innovation Panel
  • Dr. Elicia Maine, Beedie School of Business, SFU
  • Playing Value Chain Roulette Panel
  • Dr. Alan Shaw, CEO, Calysta