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Ancona

Next Climathon Event 25 & 26 October 2018

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Together we can make Ancona and the world a better place to live!

Help Ancona to improve air quality! The goal is to reduce the emissions generated by transport and industrial activities of Ancona!

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Join the Climathon in Ancona!

Activities of Ancona city and its port generate a high demand for mobility with consequential impacts on air quality.

The purpose of the event is to contribute to solutions for the reduction of emissions generated by transport and industrial activities both in the port and in the entire city.

The project ideas must concur to the process of modernization and environmental sustainability of the whole city.

Air pollution in Ancona requires innovative solutions for the reduction of contaminants and harmful emissions according to complexity of a Port City considering traffic towards the city, mobility in and out as well as the production of industrial activities.

Challenge

This exciting challenge is waiting to be solved by you.

How can we help Ancona improve air quality?

Air pollution in Ancona requires innovative solutions for the reduction of contaminants and harmful emissions according to complexity of a Port City considering traffic towards the city, mobility in and out as well as the production of industrial activities.

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Check out what happens at this Climathon!

Come and solve the climate challenges in a vibrant atmosphere, where inspirational workshops and talks, like-minded people, a chill-out and sleep area, as well as many other surprises are awaiting you.

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Organizers

Università Politecnica delle Marche

Research and Innovation Division

m.berzano@staff.univpm.it

Challenge

This exciting challenge is waiting to be solved by you.

How can we help Ancona improve air quality?

Air pollution in Ancona requires innovative solutions for the reduction of contaminants and harmful emissions according to complexity of a Port City considering traffic towards the city, mobility in and out as well as the production of industrial activities.

Read more

24-hour hackathon in Ancona

Come and solve the climate challenges in a vibrant atmosphere, where energizing food & drinks, inspirational workshops and talks, like-minded people, a chill-out and sleep area, as well as many other surprises are awaiting you.

Next Climathon Event 25 & 26 October 2018

What's in it for me?

Beside the prizes you could win, Climathon could be a unique opportunity to:

  • challenge your self
  • establish new connections
  • work in team in a exciting environment
  • make contacts for future projects...
  • Ancona could find good solutions to improve air quality
  • give visibility to Ancona policy dedicated to turn into a healthy city
  • Involve actively the citizenship
  • Have good practices to adopt the Strategic Plan for Sustainable Mobility (PUMS - Piano strategico per mobilità sostenibile) and the Sustainable Energy and Climate Action Plan (SECAP)

Air pollution is one of the main environmental and health threats of this era.

According to a World Health Organization (WHO) assessment of the burden of disease due to air pollution, more than 2 million premature deaths each year can be attributed to the effects of urban outdoor air pollution and indoor air pollution (caused by the burning of solid fuels). WHO believes that reducing levels of one particular type of pollutant (known as PM10) could reduce deaths in polluted cities by as much as 15% every year. Improving air quality of one city is the starting point and a good example for other cities, and then others and others…

Join us!

We are looking for different participants to join the Climathon. Sign up for your profile now. Hurry up we only have a limited amount of seats!

Entrepreneur

Student

Professional

Developer

Policy maker

Other

Schedule of the day

Check out our schedule for the 24-hours

11.00-11.30

Welcome speeches and opening session

11.30-13.00

Thematic workshops

13.00-14.00

Networking light lunch

14.00-14.30

Participants divided into working groups

14.30-15.30

Context description

after 15.30 and all night long

Ideas development

19.00

Dinner

7.30-8.30

Yoga session

8.30

Breakfast

10.30

Presentation of ideas to the commission

12.00

Concluding ceremony and prize-giving

Prizes

Win support for your Climathon solution

experts

Climathon will be supported by these experts

Prof. Giorgio Passerini

Università Politecnica delle Marche

Prof. Ruello Maria Letizia

Università Politecnica delle Marche

Dott.ssa Katiuscia Di Biagio

ARPAM (Agenzia Regionale perla Promozione Ambientale delle Marche)

Dott. Carlo Carminucci

ISFOR (Istituto Superiore di Formazione e Ricerca per i Trasporti).

Dott. Tommaso Lenci

Regione Marche

Venue

cLab - Università Politecnica delle Marche - Polo Monte Dago

Address

https://clab.univpm.it/dove%20trovarci

Download material

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