Glasgow Climate Resilience Innovation Challenge

Climate-KIC and Innovate UK invite you to take part in a unique opportunity to meet the climate change adaptation community, compete for £20k to work with Glasgow City Council, and showcase your innovations. While climate change poses considerable risks, with extreme weather events and creeping impacts, it also presents a huge opportunity for businesses to provide solutions to help companies, governments and people to adapt. These solutions are going to require collaboration and new ways of t...
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Workshop and Training School: Macroalgae-Bacteria Interactions

Crossing the kingdoms: Macroalgae-Bacteria Interactions Workshop and Training School of the COST Action FA 1406 Workshop: “Macroalgae-bacteria interactions promoting algal growth and development” Training School in Analytical Chemistry: “Chemistry of macroalgae: Exploring the chemical nature of seaweed-microbial interactions” The main focus of the Workshop and Training School is on the cross-kingdom interactions between macroalgae and bacteria. It will cover various aspects of chemical ecolo...
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Ανακοίνωση – Διορισμός Α. Χαραλαμπίδη σε Φόρουμ του ΕΙΤ

Ο Αλέξανδρος Χαραλαμπίδης, Επίκουρος Καθηγητής στο Τμήμα Επιστήμης και Τεχνολογίας Περιβάλλοντος του Τεχνολογικού Πανεπιστημίου Κύπρου (ΤΕΠΑΚ), και ένας εκ των ιδρυτών της Chrysalis LEAP, του πρώτου επιταχυντή ιδεών (accelerator) για πράσινες ιδέες στην Κύπρο ορίστηκε από το Υπουργικό Συμβούλιο ως αντιπρόσωπος της Κύπρου στο Member State Configuration του European Institute of Innovation and Technology (ΕΙΤ). Το ΕΙΤ είναι ένα ανεξάρτητο όργανο της Ευρωπαϊκής Ένωσης που στόχο έχει την ενίσχυση...
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Mobility opportunities near London

Climate-KIC has several mobility opportunities in and around London which you may find of interest: 1. Aeropower (three month internship): Thousands of tonnes of feathers are generated by the poultry industry each day, and are primarily treated as a waste by-product. However, feathers possess a range of interesting properties. Feathers are lightweight, strong and thermally insulating. So we believe that they have the potential for so much more. Our goal is to promote a responsible future, wh...
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Elsevier and ISES Launch the Renewable Transformation Challenge – €20,000 Award

Elsevier and the International Solar Energy Society (ISES) are proud to announce the launch of the Renewable Transformation Challenge. The challenge will honor outstanding work that contributes to a world powered by renewable energy and with accessible energy for all. The first place winner will be awarded €20,000. "ISES is very pleased to be working with Elsevier on this important challenge, which will provide a significant impetus to renewable energy businesses and advocates around the worl...
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Applications open for Climate-KIC Journey Summer school!

The Cyprus University of Technology and the Sustainable Energy Laboratory will be organising one of the Climate-KIC Journey editions this year. The Journey is the world’s largest climate innovation summer school. It brings together students and professionals from all over the world. From validating an idea to understanding the market, structuring a business, and building a team, Climate-KIC gears you up for the world of climate entrepreneurship. Get the tools to make an impact on the global effo...
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Cyprus – A hub for Cleantech Innovation & Entrepreneurship

As from September 2016, Cyprus has joined the European Institute of Innovation and Technology, Climate-KIC family through the Regional Innovation Scheme (RIS). Our 2017 activities include Accelerator Programs with funding, Summer Schools, Industrial Placements, and much more. Please like our page and those of the RIS partners, Cyprus University of Technology, Chrysalis LEAP and Cyprus Energy Agency, to stay up to with our latest news. (Animation credits: Zedem Media - Films & Animation...
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Applications for PhD Studies – Energy and Meteorology

The Sustainable Energy Laboratory is currently accepting applications for PhD Studies in the field of "Energy and Meteorology". Short Description Electricity production from Photovoltaics (PVs) is heavily dependent on local meteorological phenomena, especially cloud type and cloud cover. Thus, in order to further promote the penetration of small-scale roof-top PVs in cities, the effect of clouds on PVs and the prediction of electricity production from these systems needs to be understood and...
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Increasing Resource Productivity: Rationale, Potential and Economic Implications

The Faculty of Geotechnical Sciences and Environmental Management of the Cyprus University of Technology cordially invites you to its 2016 Annual Lecture "Increasing Resource Productivity: Rationale, Potential and Economic Implications" to be held on Monday, 12 December 2016 @ 18:30 at Pefkios Georgiades Amphitheatre, Cyprus University of Technology, Limassol. Speaker: Paul Ekins, Professor of Resources and Environmental Policy, University College London Paul Ekins has a Ph.D. in econo...
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