|Boot camp||31 May-2 June 2021
Melbourne Connect: 700 Swanston Street, Carlton 3053
|Webinar 1: Competitive advantages and work to be done||10 June 2021, 09:00-10:30 AEST|
|Webinar 2: Assumptions, experience design, customer discovery||17 June 2021, 17:30-18:30 AEST|
|Webinar 3: Your perfect pitch||24 June 2021, 17:30-18:30 AEST|
|Pitch Panel||14 July 2021, 17:00-18:30 AEST|
|National Pitch Final||27 August 2021, 17:00-18:30AEST|
|Regional Pitch Final (South-East Asia and Oceania)||late August – early September 2021|
|Global Grant Final online)||October 2021|
Australian Circular’s technology will be able to recycle spent lithium-ion batteries (LIBs) with mixed chemistry using just two steps. The process will recover materials to use as energy storage electrodes and value-added products for diverse sectors. This is achieved through an environmentally friendly and cost-effective method based on pyrolysis and electrodeposition using recyclable reagents.
Blended Capital Pacific proposes the establishment of a business serving Pacific Island Countries through distributed off-grid solar infrastructure products and services in a sustainable and scalable way using market-based solutions. The business prioritises the creation of sustainable livelihoods for local communities. The business model is based on a successful ‘hub and spoke’ social enterprise business model. The ambition of the business is to address the susceptibility of Pacific Island countries to natural disasters including climate change and enhance economic and social resilience by employing a market-based model so that communities can access critical and affordable off-grid solar infrastructure and associated products.
Cool Amps’ concept product utilises battery technology in a refrigerator/freezer appliance with the purpose of providing an alternative source of power during intermittent and prolonged power outages. This will help preserve food stocks during a crisis when there may be a scarcity of food.
Agile, reliable and scalable tree canopy assessment and forest carbon offsets accounting and methods using UAV Drone with RGB camera and LiDAR system remote sensing and GIS, growth & yield modelling, biomass- carbon projection modelling and forest carbon estate modelling solution service system and forest carbon offsets exchange.
It offers a reliable forest carbon offsets methodology and forest carbon projects for measuring incremental carbon sequester starting from young forest carbon plantations (i.e. 1 year old plantation) to maturity (e.g. 30 years old plantation) and develop tradable forest carbon estate model for forest carbon trading/ exchange.”
Providing smart advanced solutions to repurpose the batteries for light vehicles and household applications that mitigates climate change globally by reducing several pollutants like toxic chemicals contained in the batteries that will otherwise end up in landfills or recycling centres and affect the environment and/or public health.
Hans is a certified ClimateLaunchpad Boot Camp trainer with an impressive track record as an entrepreneur building successful start-ups and training entrepreneurs across the globe. Hans is based in Amsterdam and loves meeting the new innovators and entrepreneurs from Down Under. Hans has received outstanding feedback for his “honest, knowledgeable, fun and impactful” style of running the Boot Camps.
Will is your Queensland ClimateLaunchpad facilitator for Climate-KIC Australia. He will be there with you at your Boot Camps, and provide guidance through the program. Will can leverage his experience in business model, product and system development within fintech start-ups and corporate innovation teams.
Sina is your Australian ClimateLaunchpad Lead at Climate-KIC Australia, she will guide you through the process and keep you up-to-date on what happens next and provide general advice on the way. With an entrepreneurial mind-set and start-up experience, an education from Harvard University and a strong background in NGO and social enterprise management, international project development and communications, Sina is well equipped to point the next climate change innovators in the right direction. You have questions about the competition? Get in touch!
Jes is your Australian ClimateLaunchpad communications & marketing and tweeter-at-large at Climate-KIC Australia, she’ll be with you at the bootcamps making sure you sound smart and look cute, which is to say, your cameras are turned on and you have access to a mic. Get in touch if you need any tech-related assistance, or have ideas for promo or saw a really good tweet.