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Envision Solar Founder Robert Noble to Present in Trinidad, Tobago
Energy visionary to deliver keynote at United Nations intellectual property conference
SAN DIEGO (April 5, 2011) – Envision Solar International, Inc., (www.envisionsolar.com) (OTC BB:EVSI), a leading sustainable infrastructure designer and developer, announces CEO and Founder Robert Noble will present the keynote address at the National Workshop on Innovation Promotion, Technology Transfer and Successful Technology Licensing Conference. The event, April 4 to 7, 2011, is organized by The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) in cooperation with the Intellectual Property Office (IPO) of Trinidad and Tobago Port of Spain. The main focus of the conference is on licensing agreements – the most frequently used method of transfer of knowledge and technology.
Additional speakers include representatives from Trinidad & Tobago’s Ministry of Legal Affairs, the Inventor’s Association, Ministry of Energy, the Ministry of Trade and Industry and representatives of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), Geneva.
Noble’s presentation, titled “Sustainable Infrastructure, IP Asset Development, and Our Opportunity to End Energy Poverty,” will address technology and intellectual property development challenges and opportunities internationally. Noble will give an overview of Envision Solar’s solar master plans and will outline specific U.S. and international projects including Envision Solar’s solar-powered electric vehicle charging station initiative with General Motors, the Sustainable Infrastructure for Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus, and energy evaluation strategies with GAIA Global SA. Noble will also present Solar Forest™ designs for a major distributed generation project in Gandhinagar, India.
Noble said, “It is an honor to have been selected to discuss renewable energy technology, development and intellectual property strategies with industry, business and government leaders here. Trinidad and Tobago is a small, yet wealthy country, with oil and other energy resources, and they wanted to hear more about innovation, development and promotion of renewable energy technologies on macro and micro levels.”
For more information on Envision Solar, visit www.envisionsolar.com or call 1-866-746-0514.
About Envision Solar International, Inc.
Envision Solar, www.envisionsolar.com, is a leading sustainable infrastructure planner and architect designing and deploying clean energy systems globally. The solar master planning firm provides strategic long-term solutions including comprehensive sustainability planning and optimizing designs for solar array structures. Founded by leading sustainable design architect Robert Noble, the company is a leader in the invention and construction of solar structures that address unused millions of acres of parking spaces. Its innovative systems include products for commercial, residential, and institutional projects, such as EnvisionTrak™, CleanCharge™, Solar Tree®, Solar Grove®, Solar Row™, LifePort®, LifePod™, LifeVillage™ solar systems and others. Envision Solar is listed on the OTC Bulletin Board under the symbol [OTCBB: EVSI]. For more information on the company, contact 1-866-746-0514.
About The World Intellectual Property Organization
The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), www.wipo.int, is a specialized agency of the United Nations. It is dedicated to developing a balanced and accessible international intellectual property (IP) system, which rewards creativity, stimulates innovation and contributes to economic development while safeguarding the public interest. WIPO was established by the WIPO Convention in 1967 with a mandate from its Member States to promote the protection of IP throughout the world through cooperation among states and in collaboration with other international organizations. Its headquarters are in Geneva, Switzerland. The Director General is Francis Gurry.