Cleantech start-up? Join Climate-KIC Accelerator!

What we offer

visual_benefitsCleantech innovations usually have longer lead times than web-based business ideas. Our program is uniquely designed to guide and support start-ups with a deep technology base through all crucial development stages over a period of 18 months. Every stage comes with great education, tools and techniques and dedicated coaches.


And there’s more

Join Accelerator and get access to these priceless additional perks:

International Masterclasses

Our European Masterclasses are two-day intensive programs, led by world class teachers. Targeted to develop your business skills with subjects like business model generation, building teams, negotiation, sales and marketing. Learn from the best.

Previous masterclasses included lectures by: Steve Blank, Henry Chesbrough, Ken Morse, Jordi Montserrat and Alex Osterwalder.


Venture Competition

We select the most promising start-ups to pitch their business proposal to a jury of experienced entrepreneurs, investors and business people. Win your national finale and compete with the best of Europe at Climate-KIC’s annual Innovation Festival. Winner takes € 20,000 in cash.


Technical Validation Vouchers

You have a breakthrough idea. And real smart technology. But how do you convince the world that this really works? Request a ‘proof of concept’ from one of our renowned research partners like TNO. Vouchers are worth up to € 25,000.


Network Meetings

Your perfect launching customer could potentially be amongst one of the big corporations within Climate-KIC’s network. We can arrange direct access to the people you need to see in our network.



Climate-KIC is a platform where you can put your passion into action. It gave Eternal Sun the opportunity to jump as high as we can today. And we do.
Chokri Mousaoui

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