Climate Launchpad Business Idea Competition 2016 - Taking Applications Now!

Apply now to the Climate Launchpad Competition 2016!

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Sustainable Nation Ireland is on the hunt for brilliant clean tech ideas that could help to change the world. We’re excited to be supporting the third global Climate Launchpad competition designed to find and develop the next generation of clean tech innovations.

ClimateLaunchpad is the world’s largest clean tech business idea competition to find ways of tackling climate change. An Irish stage of the competition is now open to all early-stage start-ups/ individuals that have an idea/ solution to tackle climate-change. Your idea can be an innovation in renewable energy, a sustainable transition in the food chain, a mind shift in urban mobility or any other way to tackle climate change.

Benefits of the programme:

  • Training (bootcamp & coaching) to help you successfully start your cleantech company, from creating a solid business plan to perfecting your pitch; 
  • A network to access to our global network of entrepreneurs, investors and possibly even your launching customer;
Three teams/individuals will then go forward to the European finals, hosted by Estonia, on October 7 and 8. The European Top-10, selected in the Grande Finale, will get direct access into Climate-KIC Accelerator. The overall winner of the European Competition and two runners up will receive cash prizes totaling €17,500.

Irish Finalists Climate Launchpad Competition 2015 

Ireland had 5 Finalists in the Competition last year. They included; WasteNOT, Boltz Secret Seeds, Agri Grow Lights, HEES Home Energy Efficiency Simulator and UniQube.

Check out their business ideas here: Climate Launchpad Finalists Ireland

Further Information and to Apply

If you have an idea that tackles climate change, or if you know anyone that might be interested please spread the word!

You can find more information on the competition here: 

Apply Here:  Climate Launchpad Application Form

*Application deadline is June 23rd 2016*