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Participate

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

Challenge

Smart Energy Efficiency Challenge

Join our Smart Energy Efficiency Challenge - Contribute to accelerating innovation for the most urgent energy challenges for future cities! 

This 24-hour climate challenge dares you to help solve pressing energy related issues in an urban environment.
Smart building technology, big data, new communities and behaviour, intelli­gent business models and flexible legal frameworks. Coached by several leading professors and researchers you will work on real life cases in multi-disciplinary teams to help solve society’s most urgent energy challenges.

The Climathon drives climate action for climate innovation! Climathon brings together the challenges of the world’s cities with the people who have the passion and ability to solve them. Climathon is a global 24-hour climate change event organised by Climate-KIC which will take place simultaneously in major cities around the world on 27 & 28 October 2017.

 

The Challenges

Challenge 1: Future Buildings - Design the TU Delft Aula of the future to cope with the pressing energy demand challenges and climate change

Challenge 2: Social Energy - How can people be steered towards eco-friendly/energy efficient behaviour with the use of social media, like they are steered towards certain commercial products

 

Programme

12.00

Participant Check-in

12.30

Welcome and Tour Green Village 

13.00

Hack starts! Challenges Explained

·        Challenge 1: Future Buildings

·        Challenge 2: Social Energy

16.00

Expert Consultation (1)

18.00

Dinner (vegetarian)

19.00

Workshops (e.g. Design thinking)

22.00

Team Table Tennis

00:00

Midnight snack

03.00

Energy boost

07.00

Breakfast

08.30

Sunrise Walk

09.00

Mini Pitch Workshop

10.00

Expert Consultation (2)

11.00

Lunch

12.00

Deadline to fill-in project summary for jury

12.00

Last hour starts!

13.00

Hands Off! Hack ends!

13.15

Jury Presentations

Dead 14.00

Winners and next steps

Photo Albums (2)

News

News

30 Winning Solutions That Could Change the World
  06 December 2016

On the 28th October 2016, 59 cities from around the world took part in Climathon, a global 24-hour hackathon-style event that aims to solve cities climate change challenges. Read More

Venue

Venue

The Green Village
Van den Broekweg 4
2628 CR Delft

Contact Us

Contact Us

If you have any queries about the Climathon please contact:

Local Contact
The Green Village & TU Delft
0152782064
Global Contact
Climathon Manager
Orsolya Barna
climathon@climate-kic.org
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