Director of Planning and Communications
BC Bioenergy Network
Watch Darren speak about his amazing organization and all the cool stuff about
BC's Green Technology sector!
On Vimeo: vimeo.com/11687930 or
On Youtube: www.youtube.com/watch?v=lLq6K3b6wS4
Darren has an extensive background in helping new, technology-based
businesses succeed and grow. He has provided mentoring and business
development services to researchers and small businesses in a variety of
sectors through his work with the Science Council of British Columbia,
the National Research Council’s Indsutrial Research Assistance Program
(NRC-IRAP), the British Columbia Nanotechnology Alliance and the
Canadian Institute for Photonic Innovations.
Darren holds a BSc in Geology from the University of Calgary. He is an
active volunteer, mentoring graduate students and student entrepreneurs.
Darren is also immediate past-president of the Vancouver Entrepreneurs
Established in April 2008 with a $25 million grant from the BC
government, the BC Bioenergy Network is an industry-led initiative that
acts as a catalyst for deploying near-term bioenergy technologies and
organizing mission-driven research for the development and demonstration
of new bioenergy technologies that are environmentally sustainable for
the province of BC.
BC is well positioned to become a major player in the global bioenergy
sector. The province is steward to one of the largest forested areas in the
world and a leader in biomass to value-added wood products. The BC
Bioenergy Network will provide the leadership to make BC a world
leader in developing and marketing wood-to-bioenergy and other
Contact: Darren Frew
Director, Planning & Communication,
BC Bioenergy Network
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