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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
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 NEWS
85,000 euros and more benefits for green start-ups

Europe’s largest accelerator for cleantech start-ups is starting its next funding round: anyone who has scalable and...

85,000 euros and more benefits for green start-ups
CLIMATE-KIC NEWS
How The Climate Community Breeds Its Own Inaction

Climate change is making headlines. Media outlets around the world frequently report on the latest developments around...

How The Climate Community Breeds Its Own Inaction
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