Climate Innovation networking workshop
Climate-KIC is an innovation networking program in the context of to address climate change. The program fosters its partners to network with other partners who share the same climate impact related interest. Climate-KIC also provides financial seed funding for partner to develop their idea towards commercial or policy level innovation. NOW!
Climate-KIC is organizing an ideation workshops with Nordic partners to find partners who share a same thematic interest and to prepare an very early stage innovation funding application together. The so called Ideation day workshop takes place January 16th at Lund, Sweden. Event webpageThe workshop has two special thematically tracks:
- Circular Economy in Basic Materials, focuses on finding solutions to accelerate systemic change on circularity of plastics, metals and cement
- Policy and Organisational Innovations for Urban Transitions, seeks innovations that support organizational transitions towards a low-carbon society
The purpose of this Ideation day is to help partners (like Aalto) to collaborate other partners to develop an idea towards an innovation funding application. Typically in ideation day there will be about 80 participants, representing many Nordic universities*, several cities and come corporates. In the workshop partners form about 10 + 10 teams, who co-develop the innovation idea during the day.
In the afternoon about half of the ideas will get small funding (15k€) from Climate-KIC to encourage those teams to continue making a real and bit bigger (max. 100k€) early stage innovation funding proposal to CKIC.
Event registration (please let me know if you have registered)More information: