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Maribor

Next Climathon Event 26 October 2018

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Comprehend and Copy Nature - solutions for a regenerative Maribor

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City of Maribor is the second largest city in Slovenia and it is the leading gravity centre of Podravje region and Eastern cohesion region of Slovenia. City of Maribor is signatory of Covenant of Mayors for Climate & Energy, title holder of „Alpine town of the year“ with officially adopted "Strategy for the transition to circular economy". Maribor urban functional area has ca.105.000 inhabitants with the 2nd largest University in Slovenia. Maribor geographical position is on the juncture of roads connecting Central Europe with Southern Europe and Western Europe with the Pannonian plain. Due to its distance of just 18 km from the Austrian border, Maribor represents the gateway into the country as well as to the Balkans. Maribor is developing itself from a once post-2nd world-war, industrial city into a dynamic, green, touristic-cultural and economic center of the northeastern Slovenia. Municipality of Maribor is responsible for local matters of public interest.

Challenge

Kako ustvarjati zelene površine, kot so zelene strehe ali vertikalni vrtovi v mestu ter jih hkrati obogatiti z bioogljem, ki je znan ponor ogljika?

How to unlock the circular economy bio-cycle potential by using biochar in green areas of the city?

Biochar as a carbon sink in planning of vertical and horizontal green areas in urban architecture and gardening

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Check out what happens at this Climathon!

Come and solve the climate challenges in a vibrant atmosphere, where energising food and drinks, 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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Challenge

Kako ustvarjati zelene površine, kot so zelene strehe ali vertikalni vrtovi v mestu ter jih hkrati obogatiti z bioogljem, ki je znan ponor ogljika?

How to unlock the circular economy bio-cycle potential by using biochar in green areas of the city?

Biochar as a carbon sink in planning of vertical and horizontal green areas in urban architecture and gardening

Read more

24-hour hackathon in Maribor

Come and solve the climate challenges in a vibrant atmosphere, where energising food & drinks, inspirational workshops and talks and like-minded people are awaiting you.

Next Climathon Event 26 October 2018

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

4:00pm 26 October 2018

Registration

4:30pm

Welcome speech

5:00pm

From Climathon Maribor 2017 to ClimateLaunchpad Edinburgh 2018

The development of the idea Milkywaste

5:30pm

Presenting challenges and competitors

6:00pm

Break

6:15pm

Opportunities of new technologies for sustainable development

Lecture by the professor dr. Aleksander Zidanšek

7:00pm

Dinner

8:00pm

Urban challenges of soil and climate and possible solutions

Lecture by the assistant professor dr. Tanja Bagar

8:45pm

Team formation and idea development

9:15pm

Workshop

10:45pm

Coffee break

11:00pm

Selection of the winning idea

7:30am 27 October 2018

Yoga

8:00am

Breakfast

8:30am

Meet the entrepreneurs

Let's talk about circular economy

9:00am

Pitch preparation

10:45am

Break

11:00am

Workshop

11:30am

Pitch session

1:00pm

Lunch

2:30pm

Concluding ceremony

4:00pm

End of program

Prizes

Zmagovalec Climathona Maribor se bo lahko direktno udeležil nacionalnega programa ClimateLaunchpad - The Global Green Business Ideas Competition.

Več o samem ClimateLaunchpadu, izkušnji ter uvrstitvi v finale v Edinburgu, bosta z vami delila lanska udeleženca Climathona Maribor Ivan Knechtl in Simon Planjšek tik pred odhodom na Škotsko.

Coaches & Experts

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Klemen R. Bizjak

Management & Coaching

Coach

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Andreja Bizjak

Communication

Expert

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doc. dr. Tanja Bagar

Guest Lecturer

Expert

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prof. dr. Aleksander Zidanšek

Guest Lecturer

Expert

Venue

Vetrinjski dvor

Address

Vetrinjska ulica 30
2000 - Maribor

How to get there

By bus: In the center take the e-bus Maister to bring you to the venue. Call 00386 30 700 035.

On foot/bike: Venue is in the center of Maribor - in a pedestrian zone.

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