05 Jan Ipsum pitches their innovative Energy Smart Insights for Board of Liberty Global at Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2017
January 5th, 2017 Las Vegas, USA – Ipsum Energy, recipient of the EU Seal of Excellence as Green Tech company, is proud to be invited as one of the two Dutch Startups to pitch for the Board of Liberty Global, the World’s largest international TV and broadband company. The pitch on potential cooperation will take place in Las Vegas on January 6th. Ipsum is part of the Dutch economic trade mission to the USA. Ipsum has a specific aim to look for partners and investors to broaden the geographical scope.
Dutch Economic Mission with special focus on startups
This economic mission to the USA is the first with a dedicated ‘’track’’ for startups. HRH prince Constantijn of the Netherlands is co-leading the trade mission, in his role as Special Envoy of StartupDelta. StartupDelta is a Dutch organization that has the mission to build and grow the Dutch startup ecosystem. Focus is especially on Dutch tech startups with a global ambition, like Ipsum.
CES (January 5-8, 2017) & Holland Startup Pavilion
For 50 years, the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) has been the launch pad for new innovation and technology held in Las Vegas every year. It is the world’s largest gathering place for consumer technologies & next-generation innovations are launched. The CES, owned and produced by the Consumer Technology Association (CTA) represents the $287 billion U.S. consumer technology industry. More than 165k attendees from 150 countries make the CES the largest innovation gathering in the world.
The CES 2017 will see the first ever Holland Startup Pavilion, where all participating startups, including Ipsum, will showcase applications in many different technologies. On Thursday January 5, Minister of Economic Affairs Henk Kamp and His Royal Highness Prince Constantijn of the Netherlands will officially open the Holland Startup Pavilion.
Liberty Global plc is the world’s largest international TV and broadband company with operations in more than 30 countries across Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean. Liberty Global invests in the infrastructure that empowers their customers to make the most of the digital revolution. Their scale and commitment to innovation enables them to develop market-leading products delivered through next-generation networks that connect 29 million customers who subscribe to over 60 million television, broadband internet and telephony services. Liberty Global also serves 10 million mobile subscribers and offer WiFi service across seven million access points.
Ipsum is active in the Dutch & UK market and will launch its Smart Insight service in March, 2017. Ipsum sees huge opportunities in the USA for substantial energy savings, which is why Ipsum is looking for partners in the Smart Meter Industry and investors to access the US market.