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What is Climate-KIC?

Climate-KIC is the largest public-private partnership of Europe. It creates opportunities for innovators to address climate change and shape the world’s next economy. Climate-KIC is funded through the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT), an initiative of the EU. They accelerate innovation that enables a low-carbon future.

What is the idea behind Climate-KIC Connect?

Climate-KIC Connect opens paths to innovative collaborations by connecting Solutions, Professionals and Challenges from all over Europe at one place. To solve society's biggest challenges, we need revolutionary solutions and capable people to implement them. Substantial efforts are required to connect, collaborate and innovate together. That is our ambition and an essential step in making innovation happen!

What makes this portal different from others?

This is Europe’s largest market place on climate innovations. Furthermore, Climate-KIC has developed a big data system on solutions related to climate change through the years. With our smart software we can compare your solution with 100,000 others and we will share the information with you. Our smart software also boosts matchmaking. And, if you cannot find the right match, we'll personally assist you in finding the right solution or the right person.

Do I have to be part of the Climate-KIC community to join?

No, Climate-KIC Connect is for everyone who wants to address climate change. So, it doesn’t matter whether you are a large corporate, a small town, a hobbyist, a student, a high school, or an entrepreneur looking for opportunities. You are most welcome!

Climate-KIC Connect is a European platform. Can I join if I'm not a European?

Yes, please! We are convinced that revolutionary innovations most likely happen when cross-sector, cross-industry, cross-country, cross-continent and cross-culture exchanges take place.

Can I link multiple persons to one solution?

Yes, you can. On your solution page you can select other professionals or other colleagues that work with you in the project. One person will be highlighted as contact person and shown on the main page.

I forgot my password, now what?

That’s OK, that happens to everybody once in a while. Resetting your password is easy. Just go to the Login Page and press the “Forgot password” button. You will receive an e-mail with instructions to reset your password.

Can I update my profile?

Yes, of course. You can update your profile any time. The more accurate it is, the better the matchmaking tool will work for you. And please, save your changes...

Do I have to complete my profile, solution or challenge all at once?

No. It is not necessary to complete the registration of your expert profile all at once. Your profile remains available for you to complete at any time.

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