The Impact Academy Climate is Germany’s biggest student competition on climate innovation. Its mission is to to raise awareness among students about the potential of intra- and entrepreneurship as ways to mitigate or adapt to climate change.
With practical workshops touching on important topics, Impact Academy Climate encourages students to discover their entrepreneurial spirit, while simultaneously offering the opportunity to actively contribute to the protection of our environment.
Impact Academy Climate expands participants’ understanding of how we can use entrepreneurial approaches to create innovative business concepts for environmental protection.
Founded in 2010, Climate-KIC supports start-ups, innovation projects and young innovators throughout Europe.
Climate-KIC collaborates with over 215 partners in the fields of business, science, the public sector, and civil society working together to create trail-blazing methods to fight climate change. Their German headquarter is located in Berlin.
It is one of the Knowledge and Innovation Communities (KICs) that were founded by the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT), a body of the European Union responsible for promoting sustainable Growth and Competition.
Impact Hub Berlin is a support center for social innovators, as well as a host for community and events that prototype the future of business. Members are given access to a professional, international network to learn, connect and collaborate.
Impact Hub Berlin is part of a global network, consisting of over 80 Impact Hub locations in 5 continents. Over 10.000 members communicate online in order to compare and define their ideas and projects.