Climate Innovation Experience – Climate Leadership in Practice
23 november 2017, 15:00 - 21:00. Utrecht
23 november 2017 15:00 - 21:00
The need for visionary climate leaders is urgent. Realizing climate and economic impact starts with bright innovative minds who have the guts to get out of their comfort zone. During our Climate Innovation Experience you will be inspired by experts as Bernice Notenboom, Climate Award Winners and Climate Leaders of the Future.
We warmly invite you to our event on Thursday 23 November 2017. It is the opportunity to get tips and tricks how to become a climate leader and to meet climate start-ups, front runners and climate breakthroughs in one day!
Dutch Climate Award by the Dutch Climate Coalition (de Nederlandse Klimaatcoalitie)
We are very proud to announce the Award Ceremony of the Nederlandse Klimaatcoalitie at our event. The Nederlandse Klimaatcoalitie is the matchmaking platform for sustainable entrepreneurs. One great example who realize a carbon neutral business will be awarded.
Are you a key influencer in the Climate Innovation area: business, SME, entrepreneur, policymaker, scientist, student or and potential investor? Join this event! Together we will push our communities and climate innovation forward.
15:00 – 15:45 Arrival and registration
15:45 – 17:15 Climate Leadership in Practice
- Welcome – Tom Bakkum, Director Climate-KIC Benelux
- Climate Leaders for a Sustainable Future – Bernice Notenboom , climate journalist, polar explorer and film maker
- Climate Leaders of the Future – Climate-KIC Students and Pioneers
17.15 – 17:45 Break
17:45 – 18:00 Dutch Climate Award Ceremony
- Announcing the winner of the Dutch Climate Awards. The winner did save the largest percentage of CO2 in the last year.
- Pitch sessions Awards Winners
18.15 – 19.00 Rethinking our Climate Challenges – Renee Lertzman, climate, energy and environment consultant, engagement strategist, researcher
19:00 – 21:00 Innovation Experience and Walking dinner – The opportunity to meet the founders of climate start-ups and the project leads of advanced Climate-KIC and other great projects.
This event is being organised in cooperation with De Nederlandse Klimaatcoalitie and MVO Nederland.