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Climate Innovators - Create real solutions to your city’s climate challenge, take action in your city!

How will you benefit from Climathon?

  • Help solve your city’s local climate challenge, and make your city more resilient to climate change
  • Network with local leaders from academia, business and public authorities
  • Develop your skills in public speaking, innovative thinking, prioritisation, and explore new tools and methodologies
  • Join forces with other like-minded entrepreneurs and innovators
  • Become a part of a global community working together to take climate action!

Application Deadline: 25th October, 2017


Copernicus Climathon

Reducing the heat island effect


Brasov City has approximately a quarter of a million inhabitants and, like any other city, it faces various climate change-related issues. We would like to increase citizens' awareness on climate changes, both regarding the challenges and the possible solutions. For Climathon 2017 the challenge for the citizens of Brasov City is reducing the heat island effect in the city. By bringing together interested citizens, young people, students, professors, companies and city representatives we aim at focusing our efforts in solving this climate change challenge, while identifying other challenges.

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L3 ground-floor
R&D Institute of Transilvania University of Brasov
Str. Institutului nr. 10 Brasov
start at 9:00 on 27 October 2017
finish at 9:00 on 28 October 2017

Contact Us

Contact Us

If you have any queries about the Climathon please contact:

Local Contact
Transilvania University of Brasov
Global Contact
Climathon Manager
Orsolya Barna
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