Climathon 2018 Hong Kong

icon date s Friday 26 Oct 2018
icon time s 07:00pm

Climathon 2018

Date: 26th October 2018 (Fri) 7:00pm - 27th October 2018 (Sat) 7:00pm (24 hours)
Venue: The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Organizer: CarbonCare InnoLab, Jockey Club CarbonCare Open Innovation Lab
Funded by: Hong Kong Jockey Club Charities Trust
Co-organizers: The Chinese University of Hong Kong, SDSN National Network for Hong Kong


“Climathon” is a global 24-hour climate change hackathon initiated by Climate-KIC, a climate innovation organization based in Europe. It takes place simultaneously in major cities around the world, during which participants discuss climate challenges facing their home city and come up with solutions through collective wisdom.

You are cordially invited to help tackle four major climate challenges facing Hong Kong, by proposing innovative solutions to help the business sector and the community.

  1. Sustainable energy
  2. Resource management
  3. Consumer behavior
  4. Climate adaptation

You could join individually or as a team of 3-8 people. Please hand in the name of your team, info of your teammates, info of each teammate's emergency contact person, and select a contact person of your team. Thank you!

Team registration form (3-8 people)︰

Individual registration form︰

The“JC COIL”incubation programme aims at helping people with a green mind to realize their dream. You could form your own team, receive professional coaching, a trial grant to test your idea and win a kick-start fund. Click here for detail.

Enquiry: 35682244 /

Yasumoto International Academic Park 8/F
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Shatin, NT, Hong Kong
3943 9632
Opening hours
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday to Saturday: 9:30 am – 5:00 pm
Wednesday, Sunday, Public Holidays and University Holidays
(24th and 31st December, and Lunar New Year Eve): Closed