Two Climate CoLab teams were featured as Finalists in a 2016 Start-up Showcase at SXSW Eco in Austin, Texas this week: 1) A 2016 Waste Management Contest Judges’ Special Commendation for Novelty, Tycycler; and 2) A 2015 Buildings contest Judges’ and Popular Choice winner, Cornucopia Group, for their Hempcrete proposal. Tycycler, who’s team originates from […]Read more about: Climate CoLab Members Featured As SXSW Eco Startup Showcase Finalists
Finalists Announced! Climate CoLab is excited to announce 60 Finalists in 14 contests on innovative ways to address climate change. Expert judges have now evaluated the nearly 500 proposals submitted to the platform this spring, and earlier selected 173 as Semi-Finalists. From among them, 60 were identified as the most promising, and are today named as Finalists. […]Read more about: Finalists Announced– Vote for Popular Choice Winners!
In July, we announced the Global Climate Action Plan contest, where we invited anyone from around the world to submit integrated plans for how countries and the world as a whole could take action on climate change. Over the last month, the Judges reviewed all submitted proposals & have selected 5 of the most innovative and compelling as […]Read more about: Voting open for Global Contest!
This year, the Climate CoLab launched an ambitious set of contests: ones that sought integrated strategies on how six key regions around the world could address climate change. Our goal was to explore how people could take individual contributions (i.e. proposals) from across the Climate CoLab platform and combine them to form a larger, coherent set of […]Read more about: Regional Finalists Announced
The Judges have reviewed and evaluated nearly 400 proposals that were submitted to the Climate CoLab during its 2015 round of contests, and selected 109 as Semi-Finalists.The authors of these Semi-Finalist proposals were given the opportunity to revise their entries based on the feedback from the Judges and the community before undergoing a second round of judging to select 58 contest Finalists. Today, the […]Read more about: Finalists Selected – Vote to select Popular Choice Winners!
Semi-Finalists announced for 13 Climate CoLab contests Over the last few months, more than 300 proposals were submitted to the Climate CoLab. Proposals were novel and inspiring, and they offered a multitude of new perspectives on how to address the challenges we face when confronting climate change. Thank you to the bold proposal authors, the […]Read more about: Semi-Finalists and Finalists Announced! Revision Period Begins