CITYSCAPE of AMSTERDAM
We called on designers and creative entrepreneurs to come up with bold, groundbreaking creative ideas to tackle the pressing energy issues in Amsterdam.
Out of the total 452 submissions to the Challenge, more than 70 projects were specifically aimed at solutions for AmsterdamAfter a rigorous selection process, 2 projects were nominated for the Student Track, 3 projects for the Professional Track and 5 projects for the Startup Track.
Energy producing floor tiles and solar roads could solve energy issues in the city
Selection committees in all five cities now start reviewing the submissions
‘A brilliant climate specific accelerator which gives green start-ups the ability to deep-dive into their business models and critically evaluate their projects within a sustainable context.’
Winner Climate Action Challenge 2017 | Evocco
‘The concentration of people in cities makes it possible to be most effective when it comes to reduction of carbon emissions.’
Head of strategy | Ikea foundation