Climathon Madrid 2021
26 Nov 2021 - 27 Nov 2021
Madrid joins the fight against Climate Change! Register now to be part of the change and design innovative solutions to this global challenge. I'ts time to act!
Next Friday 26 (16:30 to 21:30) and Saturday 27 (9:00 a 21:30) the Climathon Madrid will be held. Climathon is a global hackathon initiative promoted by EIT Climate-KIC that takes place in many different cities aroung the World with the aim of generating innovative ideas to rethink cities and the future in which we want to live.
The event will be in person and in Spanish and it is open to the participation of companies, institutions, associations, students, researchers, entrepreneurs, as well as technicians and professionals.
🌎If you are passionate about innovation and want to be part of the change, come have fun with us!
*Keep reading to learn more about the challenges, the organizers and collaborators, the agenda and the speakers. ⬇️
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Climathon Madrid 2021
¿WHAT ARE THE CHALLENGES FOR THIS YEAR?
🍌 SUSTAINABLE FOOD SYSTEMS
¿How to make the food system in Madrid more sustainable?
🗣COMMUNICATION AND PUBLIC AWARENESS
¿ How to communicate, educate and raise awareness about the problems related to Climate Change in Madrid?
Participants will have to design innovative solutions to one of these challenges in groups of 4-6 people. The teams will have to present their prototypes in a Final Pitch and a jury will choose the winner team, which will win a basket of products from Huertos Vega del Tajuana. In addition, a certificate of participation will be given to all participants and all teams will be able to present their ideas to the Climathon award call that Climate-KIC has recently published to incubate projects aligned with the New European Bauhaus. All the information about these awards can be found by clicking on the following link but we anticipate that ... the winning team of this call will receive 10,000 euros as seed funding!
¡REGISTRATIONS ARE NOW OPEN!
You can register, both individually or with your team through the form that is displayed in the Climathon website. Click on "Register". ¡Harry up, there are limited places!
[It is mandatory to participate in all the sessions of the event]
*In case that participants register as a team, all members of the same must algo register, indicating the name of the group where it corresponds. If they register individually, teams will be formed around challenge preferences and multidisciplinarity will be sought to enhance creativity and teamwork. Although registration by teams is allowed, to ensure the dynamics of the event, people who registered individually may be assigned to these previously formed teams.
¿WHAT ARE WE GOING TO DO DURING THE WEEKEND?
¿WHY PARTICIPATE IN THE CLIMATHON MADRID?
💚LEARNING: It's your moment to learn how to develop an innovative idea from scratch. You will have the opportunity to work on your creativity and problem solving skills with the guidance of experts on this field who will tell us the best keys to do this correctly.
💚COMMUNITY: The Climathon is much more than just a hackathon. It's an experience and a chance to meet new people from your city who feel a commitment with society and the planet. It's an opportunity to connect with new like-minded people with whom to change the World.
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