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EIT Climate-KIC is Europe's biggest network for climate-friendly innovations.

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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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NEWS & INSIGHTS Switzerland latest updates & innovations
CLIMATE-KIC NEWS
Winterbatch 2019 Accelerator Bootcamp – a two days KIC-start!

16 new teams in the DACH Accelerator came together in Munich from 10 – 11 October. The...

Winterbatch 2019 Accelerator Bootcamp – a two days KIC-start!
CLIMATE-KIC NEWS
EIT Climate-KIC DEMO-DAY 2019: Solving climate change with innovations

In 1911 the young engineer Karl August Geyer had a great vision in mind when he founded...

EIT Climate-KIC DEMO-DAY 2019: Solving climate change with innovations
CLIMATE-KIC NEWS
Four EIT Climate-KIC innovators nominated for annual EIT Awards

The European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT) has released the names of the 19 nominees competing...

Four EIT Climate-KIC innovators nominated for annual EIT Awards
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 CLIMATE-KIC CALENDAR Our events for Switzerland and the DACH-region
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Climathon 2019
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Climathon 2019
THE POWER OF PARTNERSHIP