MED ClimAccelerator prepares to showcase startups in international Demo Day

October 12, 2021 Communications

MED ClimAccelerator is the only regional accelerator programme focused on sustainable and cleantech startups addressing climate change. Building Global Innovators, lead partner of this Mediterranean consortium — including Cyprus (Chrysalis LEAP) and Malta (Malta College of Arts, Science and Technology) — is hosting an online Demo Day on Wednesday 20th October from 10.00 to 13.00 CET to showcase its most talented startups.

Preview_DSC_6547This year, 25 startups were accepted into the programme from 84 applications. These startups have received funding of up to €20K to advance to their next stage of development From business model validation to customer acquisition, startups receive tailored training according to their needs and guidance from expert mentors in law, finance, marketing/branding and more.

Selected startups will be pitching to a pool of international investors, highlighting why their solutions are worth investment. Solutions include revolutionised food and urban mobility systems, as well as smartech and AI solutions for industry.

PreviewDSC_4894The Demo Day is the first consortium event where startups from all three countries will come together and have the opportunity to be introduced to Climate-KIC’s network. It is also open to the public. Young entrepreneurs are encouraged to attend. The event concludes with a public vote on the best pitch.

Register here to attend

EIT Climate-KIC is the EU’s climate innovation initiative, working to accelerate the transition to a zero-carbon and resilient world by enabling systems transformation. It is supported by the EIT, a body of the European Union.