Climathon 2016 News

Climate-KIC is organizing a ‘Climathon’: Climathon brings together the challenges of the world’s cities with the people who have the passion and ability to solve them.

The Challenge

City sets up local climate change challenge
reflecting their local urban challenges in areas including:

Urban Planning, Infrastructure, Housing,
Water Use, Waste Removal, City Satellite Data and more

Participants come with their ideas & develop them during 24 hours
Or ideate with coaches on the day & develop their solutions
24 intense hours of collaboration, excitement and solution-finding
Jury of relevant local stakeholders will select best idea in each city

Become part of a global community

59 cities across 36 countries are taking part today (28th October) to solve climate change problems.

Participants

Take action in your city
Become part of a global community
Learn new tools and methodologies
Make your city more resilient to climate change
Create real solutions to your city’s climate challenge
Develop skills in public speaking, innovative thinking, ideation
Join forces with other like-minded entrepreneurs and innovators
Network with local leaders from academia, business and public authorities

Climathon web page