Join the Climathon on October 25th & 26th!



Let’s tackle Zürich’s climate challenges together!

The Climathon is a 24-hour hackathon dedicated to creating climate action in the form of tangible projects, supporting climate positive projects, startups and businesses in Zürich, and addressing local policy changes.



Join the Climathon in Zurich to connect with city officials and partners to bring about a shared vision for a more sustainable and resilient city.

Turn this vision into a reality by working together with developers, entrepreneurs, or students to find innovative city solutions and win support from the City, Impact Hub, Climate KIC and other partner. You can come with an existing idea, startup or work on a new solution with an inspiring team. Experts and coaches will be on site to help you. 

The best solutions will get the chance to be further developed with the support of this year's Zürich Climathon Partners. Worldwide, teams with the most inspiring ideas will have the chance to present themselves at the CHANGE NOW Summit in Paris 2020. 

We are looking forward to #takeAction for the Climate with you!   


Tackle one of the three exciting challenges during Zürich Climathon 2019!

How might we activate Zürich's citizens to be part of the solution?

Motivate Zürich's citizens to take action to fight against climate change: Design a campaign!

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How can we create a restful, edible city and take care of it as a self-organized community?

Imagine: everyone could be a farmer and a farm could be anywhere. Create a system for citizens and groups to use urban space for food production. Avoid conflicts between production and other claims and build a reliable, long lasting community-run system.

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How can urban heat islands be prevented in Zürich?

With rising temperatures the people of Zürich have to find a way to prevent their city from becoming a heat island. You can be part of this by analyzing the current "relief" systems, such as urban green spaces and design improved versions.

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