Climate-KIC Centre Hessen

Knowledge & Innovation Community

Regional implementation and innovation community Climate-KIC Centre Hessen is a strategic network of regional partners and a part of the european network Climate-KIC striving for the goals of the European Institute of Innovation & Techology (EIT). more

Opportunities for cooperation

There are numerous possibilities of cooperation, funding and promotion for the Climate-KIC Centre Hessen’s partners depending on the partners’ type: industry, public institution, start-ups or students. more

Climate-KIC's goals

The challenges of climate change are to meet not only with technological innovations but also through encouraging and promoting of economic and social changes. more

Climate-KIC Centre Hessen's partners

Besides three academic partners - Technische Universität Darmstadt, Universität Kassel and Provadis School of International Management and Technology - Climate-KIC Centre Hessen has following official partners: City of Frankfurt am Main, Limón GmbH, Frank GmbH, ABGnova GmbH, Fraunhofer IWES, IdE gGmbH, Institut Wohnen und Umwelt (IWU) BUPNET GmbH and HeRo e.V. Several more partners are in the process of applying. more

Innovation & Pathfinder Projects

The central tool of Climate-KIC is initiating of projects that follow its goals. The eight project areas, or so-called challenge platforms are Bio-Economy, Industrial Symbiosis, Land and Water Management and Engineering for Adaptation, Transforming the Built Environment, Sustainable City Systems, Making Transitions Happen, Adaptation Services and Greenhouse Gas Monitoring. more


The most effective methods of knowledge transfer are based on the students who are able to implement new knowledge in an outstanding way. Therefore, the students are promoted by Climate-KIC and very welcome. more


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