ClimateLaunchpad

The world's biggest cleantech and green business ideas competition

Applications for ClimateLaunchpad 2020 Australia can be completed through the ClimateLaunchpad global site.
We will open our official call for applications in April 2020.
Please register here for updates on ClimateLaunchpad 2020.

ClimateLaunchpad was a complete gamechanger for us. We went from having what we thought was a pretty solid idea, to a fully-fledged plan for taking our product to market, which has enabled us to commence our seed funding round, with a really promising outlook.

– Cesira Leigh, Co-Founder of Sunovate and 2018 Australian winner

How it works.

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Train.

Learn all you can on how to successfully start your green business. ClimateLaunchpad kicks off with an intensive Boot Camp & follow-up coaching sessions.

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Compete.

Battle your way to success during State pitch nights, National Finals and the Global Grand Final. Convince our jury and you’ll convince any client or investor.

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Launch.

Yep, of course there is prize money for the top three Global Grand Final winners. The real prize? Networking opportunities and a chance to make it to the renowned Climate-KIC Accelerator.

Dates and Locations (tentative for 2020)

Locations Perth, Adelaide, Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane (TBC).
Application open date (all cities) April 28 2020
Submission deadline Australia (all cities) June 16 2020
2-Day Boot Camps Perth: July 6-7, 2020
Adelaide: July 9-10, 2020
Melbourne: July 11-12, 2020
Sydney: July 14-15, 2020
Brisbane: July 17-18, 2020
Pitch Panels (a 2-hour evening get-together) early August 2020 (TBC)
National Pitch Final (a 2-hour evening event) late August 2020 (TBC)
Global Pitch Final (country TBC)   September 2020 (TBC)

Program delivery partners

ClimateLaunchpad 2020 Portal

Our office

Climate-KIC Australia
Bldg 25, 4-12 Buckland St
Chippendale, NSW 2008 Australia

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