Clean Energy Hack


EIT Climate-KIC

Event Description

"During the Nordic Clean Energy Week in May, EIT Climate-KIC is inviting 60 young people to a Clean Energy Hack. Starting on 22 May, future change makers will spend three days using their knowledge, insights and creativity to find solutions to climate challenges faced by international cities like Singaporeand Hamilton. The best solutions will be honoured at the Sustainable Urban Solutions Conference on 23 May.

Co-organised by the Technical University of Denmark (DTU)Aalborg University, Student & Innovation House and EIT Climate-KIC, the Clean Energy Hack will address tough challenges presented by international cities like Singapore and Hamilton.

The Clean Energy Hack brings together cities’ climate challenges with top talent with the passion and ability to solve them. On 22 May participants collaborate intensively for 12 hours on real climate challenges in selected cities. The best solutions will be presented on stage at the Sustainable Urban Solutions Conference in Copenhagen on 23 May, where representatives of those cities will attend.

On 24 May, all the Clean Energy hackers are invited to reconvene for an ActionLab where they will be supported to work further on scaling the impact of their ideas. The goal being for the presented ideas to develop into tangible and scalable sustainable solutions for municipalities to implement. The hackathon presents a fantastic opportunity to contribute to mitigate climate change and create healthier, cleaner and more sustainable cities.

See the full programme and apply here.

Who is it for?

We invite students, young professionals and experts in sustainable urban planning, energy transitions, renewables, climate change, sustainability and other related fields to come together for an intensive collaborative hackathon.

We will handpick 60 talented people for this hackathon – do you want to be one of them? Apply before 6 May!"

Event Date

Tue, 2018-05-22 09:30 to Thu, 2018-05-24 16:30




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