Mendrisiotto

Mendrisiotto

Climathon 2021 - Mendrisiotto Region

29 Oct 2021 - 30 Oct 2021

Time for change

This year, Climathon 2021 - Mendrisiotto Region launches the "Zero waste and circular economy" challenge. Join Climathon 2021 - Mendrisiotto Region to connect with city officials and experts and develop together a shared vision for a healthier city and Region. Turn this vision into a reality by working together with developers, entrepreneurs, or students, to find innovative city solutions and win support. Come with an existing idea or simply work on a new solution with an inspiring team! Experts and mentors will support your team during the 24 hours in finding the best solutions to the challenges.
Please, note: Climathon 2021 - Regione Mendrisiotto will take place in-person at the new Mendrisio Stazione SUPSI Campus. A COVID Certificate will be requested. You will also need your ID card and a face mask, which is compulsory inside all SUPSI buildings. 

Please, register by October, 24.

Facts & Figures

145 cities

Uniting the world's cities

6000+ participants

Join a global movement

600+ ideas

Make your local idea count

Zero waste and circular economy

Come and solve this challenge in a vibrant atmosphere: join Climathon 2021 - Mendrisiotto Region!
Inspirational workshops and talks and like-minded people, as well as many other surprises, are waiting for you.

Climathon 2021 - Mendrisiotto Region

Date

29 Oct 2021 - 30 Oct 2021

via Flora Ruchat-Roncati 15 CH-6850 Mendrisio

SUPSI - Campus Mendrisio Stazione

Date

29 Oct 2021 - 30 Oct 2021

via Flora Ruchat-Roncati 15 CH-6850 Mendrisio

SUPSI - Campus Mendrisio Stazione

What is Climathon about?

Take a look at the videos of Climathon 2019 and 2020 in Mendrisio (unfortunately, only available in Italian)

FAQ section

Do I need a Covid Certificate to join Climathon 2021 - Regione Mendrisiotto?

Yes, regulations by the Federal Council and SUPSI require a Covid Certificate for this kind of events. You will be admitted to join Cilmathon 2021 - Mendrisiotto Region only if you will have a valid Covid Certificate - and do not forget to bring your ID card with you. 

You will also need a face mask, which is compulsory in all SUPSI buildings. 

Will Climathon 2021 - Mendrisiotto Region be in-person?

Climathon 2021 - Mendrisiotto Region will take place in-person. For events such as this one, a Covid Certificate is requested, according to the decisions by the Swiss Federal Council. We therefore kindly invite participants to come with the QR code of their Covid Certificate, either on a smartphone or on a printed document. The identity card is also required. Finally, please consider masks are compulsory within SUPSI building.  

Do I need to pay to join Climathon 2021?

No, participation is totally free. However, you need to book your ticket by registering on this website.

Please, register by October, 24.

How and when are teams created?

We encourage people to form 3-6 people teams beforehand. However, you can also simply show up at the Climathon event, since additional teams will be created just at the start of activities.
Already formed teams are in fact highly appreciated. However, we ask team to be open to include possible new members, if other Climathon participants are interested in collaboratively working on the topics they will focus on. 

Should I bring food?

No, food and drinks will be provided throughout the 24 hours. A vegetarian menu will be served. Plenty of fruits and an energizing breakfast will be available. 

Where can I sleep?

There will be some areas where you will be able to nap for a few hours – please, bring your sleeping bag and mat, toiletries and maybe extra clothes. Of course, you are free to go home if you would like to sleep in the comfort of your own bed.

What should I bring?

Besides toiletries and sleeping bag and mat, bring anything that you think you will need to work, such as your phone and laptop - and don’t forget their chargers! Wi-Fi Internet connection and a number of plugs will be available, as well as brainstorm and ideation materials, such as pens, markers, post-its, and paper. 

As important, please remember to bring your Covid Certificate, your ID card and a couple of face masks, which are compulsory into SUPSI buildings.

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