ClimateLaunchpad 2018

"Fixing climate change, one start-up at a time."

ClimateLaunchpad is the world’s largest green business ideas competition. The mission is to unlock Europe's potential for innovation that addresses climate change. ClimateLaunchpad creates a stage for those ideas.

[sic!] - students' innovation centre is organizing the preselections in Austria and will send the 3 winners of the National Final to the Global Final!

What the selected finalists will go through

1 Bootcamp, 2 Workshops - You'll learn all the skills necessary to start your business
Austrian National Final -
Pitch in front of an audience
and a panel of experts
Win awesome prizes -
e.g. access to a
co-working space or an
incubation programme
Global Final -
The top 3 at the Austrian National
Final will attend the Global Final

ClimateLaunchpad - Registration

The application for ClimateLaunchpad 2018 is now opened!
You have until the 15th of April to submit your application directly on their website, right here.

To help you with preparing your application, we are organizing an Idea Generation event on the 21st of March where you will be able to either work on one of your existing idea or come up with new innovative solutions and constitute your team! For more information, check Tackling Climate Change: Idea Generation and register directly through our Registration Form.

We will also hold a "Pre Deadline" event on the 12th of April to help you with the online application process and maximize your chances to enter this competition. Feel free to join us on: Pre Deadline session - Climate Launchpad 2018

If you have any futher question or require more information, please contact us at austria(ät)

We are looking forward to hearing from you and receiving your applications!

This was ClimateLaunchpad 2017 in Austria

The National Final on June 12th in Vienna marked the last step of the Austrian pre-selections of the worlwide largest green business ideas competition. We would like to congratulate our three winners who were, in the following order:

1.) Vienna Textile Lab
2.) Hempstatic
3.) Sud & Satz

The three teams then had the chance to pitch their business ideas in front of an international audience at the Global Final in Cyprus in October 2017.
Vienna Textile Lab
obtained the 3rd Prize within the Grand Final Winners, as well as an Audience Award!



ClimateLaunchpad Austria 2018 hosted by:

Main Sponsors



The Blue Minds Company