Venice

Climathon Venice

30 Oct 2021 - 31 Oct 2021

MITdesignX Venice

Thursday, October 7, 2021

Open Day at the FabLab Venice

Thursday, October 21, 2021

~ Climathon Venice ~

A competition of ideas designed to develop innovative projects and sustainable startups that help to solve the climate crisis and boost our economy & society through the end of the current pandemic. 

The VI edition of the Venice Climathon is the largest version yet, thanks to the approach path of 4 pre-events, and many news. The main event will be run similar to all the past years. Two full days of team working, idea generation and development.

  • The Challenge will be open to all the people and teams willing to face the climate crisis and the restart through the end of the pandemic, starting by applying it in Venice.
  • Three thematic focuses will be addressed in specific: 1) Social Innovation 2) Circular Fashion 3) Creativity and Craftmanship.
  • When: the 30th and 31st of October,
  • Where: in Fabbrica H3, hosted by our partner SerenDPT, and in the new headquarter of Venice Calls, respectively in the ex-church and cloister of SS. Cosma e Damiano (Giudecca).
  • Prizes: Discover below the many prizes for all the teams participating in its specific section! One winner will be selected from each thematic focus as special mentions, and an overall winner will be awarded the trophy of the VI Edition of the Climathon Venice!

Previous Years Climathon

Find out what happened last time

Main Informations:

Edition 2021: 1 Open Challenge + 3 Main Topics

Restart Venice: in search of solutions towards a sustainable and circular social model through the end of the current pandemic. 

Hybrid Version

both online and in person

~ The Climathon Venice is an opportunity to learn how to lead an idea to be an innovative project or a sustainable startup. An Opportunity to meet the Ecosystem of Innovation in Venice, and finally to find solutions for the challenges of today and award them ~


Pre-events ~ The Approach Path 

For this Edition, we are adding an approach path during September and October. We have three Pre-Events, in collaboration with three different partners (VinoKilo Venice, Social Enterprise Open Camp and Fab Lab Venice), and one Special Event, in collaboration with the MIT Design X Venezia, from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology of Boston. These will serve as workshops for participants to learn, brainstorm, and explore potential partners as well as methods for idea generation and development to have the largest impact on our society and economy.


NEXT PRE-EVENT: Creativity&Craftmanship: October 21 -10 am-1:30 pm- Open Day: Rapid and low-cost digital fabrication at the Fab Lab Venice 

If you have any questions about participation or partnerships, email innovation@venicecalls.com

MITdesignX Venice

Date

Thursday, October 7, 2021

Venue

Fabbrica H3 ~ Ex-Church of San Cosma e Damiano (Giudecca)

Registration closed

Date

Thursday, October 7, 2021

Venue

Fabbrica H3 ~ Ex-Church of San Cosma e Damiano (Giudecca)

Registration closed

Open Day at the FabLab Venice

Date

Thursday, October 21, 2021

Venue

VEGA PARK - Via delle Industrie, 9 Vega Parco scientifico Tecnologico, Edificio Auriga, 30175 Venezia VE

Registration opens soon

Date

Thursday, October 21, 2021

Venue

VEGA PARK - Via delle Industrie, 9 Vega Parco scientifico Tecnologico, Edificio Auriga, 30175 Venezia VE

Registration opens soon

Climathon Venice

Date

30 Oct 2021 - 31 Oct 2021

Fabbrica H3, SerenDPT Headquarter

Ex-Church of San Cosma e Damiano (Palanca Vaporetto Stop, in Giudecca, 624-625, 30133, Venezia))

Date

30 Oct 2021 - 31 Oct 2021

Fabbrica H3, SerenDPT Headquarter

Ex-Church of San Cosma e Damiano (Palanca Vaporetto Stop, in Giudecca, 624-625, 30133, Venezia))

~ THE OPEN CHALLENGE: What innovative projects and sustainable startups to revitalize the future of Venice, beyond business-as-usual?

Other
Restart Venice

The Partnerships

Main & Hosting Partner

SerenDPT Social Benefit

Scientific Partner

Euro-Mediterranean Center on Climate Change

Scientific Parner

Venice International University

Thesis on the Climathon Venice by 4 students

WPI Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Sponsor

FabLab Venezia

Sponsor

Prossimi

Organizer

Venice Calls

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