The IET's SME Innovation in Energy

The IET's SME Innovation in Energy

15 May 2019, 14:00 - 15:30


Organised by the IET

The IET is one of the world’s leading professional societies for the engineering and technology community, with more than 168,000 members in 150 countries across the globe. The IET provides global knowledge networks to facilitate the exchange of ideas and promote the positive role of science, engineering and technology.

The IET will reveal the work they are engaged with to help SMEs in the Energy Sector navigate the innovation landscape and succeed. Speakers from all sides of the debate will provide insights and challenge the audience to engage and be part of building a breakthrough knowledge repository for future generations. 

Chair: Duncan Botting - IET Energy Sector Chair and Managing Director Global Smart Transformation Ltd 


  • Helena Anderson, Managing Director - Ikigai Capital
  • Liam Bolton - Innovation Community Lead – Energy Innovation Centre
  • Olivia Carpenter-Lomax - IET Energy Sector Member - Senior Consultant – Technical – Ricardo Energy & Environment
  • Justina Zvirblyte - SME Engagement Manager, Energy Systems Catapult

Programme subject to change


  • Justina Zvirblyte


    SME Engagement Manager

    Energy Systems Catapult

    Justina is the SME Engagement Manager at Energy Systems Catapult (ESC). She analyses innovative start-ups needs, liaises with external stakeholders...

  • Liam Bolton


    Innovation Community Lead

    Energy Innovation Centre

    Liam Bolton is the Innovation Community Lead at the EIC. Liam is responsible for growing the EIC’s innovation community and the offering of support...

  • Helena Anderson


    Managing Director

    Ikigai Capital

    Helena founded Ikigai Capital in December 2017 – a energy transition focussed strategic advisor, bankability accelerator and developer, after two...