Who can host?
There are different kinds of Climathon hosts, including cities themselves, NGO's, Universities, and other institutions.
Main Climathon hosts
How to host
Whether you're a city authority or another stakeholder, there are
different requirements for hosting a Climathon.
There are a number of ways to deliver the Climathon in your city.
Set your city's challenge(s) and organise the Climathon yourself
Set your city's challenge(s) and join forces with another organisation to organise the event
Contact Climate-KIC about services we can provide to deliver your Climathon
Universities, NGO’s, incubators or small organisations can organise the Climathon and get their city authority involved.
- Engage the city authority to set the challenge(s) and provide expert knowledge
- Invite them to be present at the event
- Get them to promote Climathon
- Receive their awareness and acknowledgement
What are the benefits
Want more Impact?
Different modules can be added to the 24-hour hackathon to create more impact.
Framing, defining and refining city climate challenges with the involvement of citizens.
Preparing participants for the Climathon.
Involving undergraduate students and schools in the Climathon with a related challenge but shorter time frame.
Helping teams to improve developed city solutions.
Getting winning teams and city authorities of different cities together to exchange on developed city solutions.