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The Climate-KIC Switzerland office drives the development of scalable high impact climate change solutions with its programmes and community of innovative companies, researchers, start-ups and students.

Zurich is a location of the highly successful Climate-KIC DACH accelerator programme, whose start-ups raised more than 250 million euros in 2017 alone. Successful Swiss Climate-KIC start-ups like Carbon Delta, Climeworks and rePATRN show the international importance of the start-up scene in Switzerland. Our Swiss team is strongly interconnected with partners and colleagues in Austria as well as Germany, and is focusing on European, cross-border, cross-sectoral innovation and education projects with a positive climate impact. Read more

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CLIMATE-KIC NEWS
Winterbatch 2020 Accelerator Side Call – a digital KIC-start!

Four new Stage 1 teams, part of the DACH Accelerator as Munich Re and ERGO Side Call...

Winterbatch 2020 Accelerator Side Call – a digital KIC-start!
CLIMATE-KIC NEWS
Your exclusive chance to join our Accelerator!

Over the last nine years, the EIT Climate-KIC Accelerator Programme has supported early-stage climate positive ventures in...

Your exclusive chance to join our Accelerator!
CLIMATE-KIC NEWS
The Corona Canvas: How you can deal with the crisis as a founder

The current situation is clearly severe and much worse than anyone thought four weeks ago. Based on...

The Corona Canvas: How you can deal with the crisis as a founder
Climate-KIC Innovation Review
OPINION
Policy: The circular designer’s secret weapon
Joe Iles & Simon Widmer Circulate News & The Circular Design Guide
Policy: The circular designer’s secret weapon
In our community
Interview with Nico Wolf, CFO, Endless Energy – Winner of the EIT Climate-...
Interview with Nico Wolf, CFO, Endless Energy – Winner of the EIT Climate-KIC Finance Incubator Competition
Innovation spotlight
AI and robotics could revolutionise municipal waste sorting

Ferrovial, a leading infrastructure operators and municipal services company, and EIT Climate-KIC partner, is collaborating with start-up...

AI and robotics could revolutionise municipal waste sorting
THE POWER OF PARTNERSHIP