Catwalk

Catwalk of eco-innovations

The Catwalk is the walk of eco-innovations and the presentation of the most brilliant sustainable ideas and solutions of entrepreneurs from many countries participating in this unique event. The Catwalk session is attended by investors, business angels or members from interested companies.

The selection of eco-ideas and sustainable solutions, in connection with climate protection and the reduction of carbon emissions, of entrepreneurs is carried out with care by the partners in the different countries or regions.

If you are an investor, a business angel, journalist from the media, or a member of a company looking to find out more, invest or acquire the latest sustainable and innovative solutions, please visit the registration page.

If you are an eco-entrepreneur, SMEs, association, etc. and would like to bring your eco-idea & solution into the Catwalk, contact us by email and we will put you in touch with the selection committee in your area.

Event Information

Date: 07 April 2018
Time: 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Room: T

Reservation recommended, number of seats limited.

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Program

5:30 pm: Welcome and description of the principle of the competition.

5:40 pm: Short presentation of invited companies (names revealed at the Catwalk).

5:55 pm: Further information on the competition

6:00 pm: Aperitif of the Catwalk competition offered by CleantechAlps (Switzerland)

6:30 pm: End of the presentation of the Catwalk competition principles.

 
Principles of the Catwalk competition

Seven innovations, brilliant ideas, Star-up or SME projects, are selected annually by Cleantech partners in different regions of the world. The eco-entrepreneurs (Catwalkers) are invited to participate at the final to be held in Geneva during the Climate Show 2019. A jury composed of entrepreneurs and investors will select the winner.

The various winnings will be revealed and announced during the year but, a prize, business support, sponsorship, media visibility, international promotion, contact and networking will be offered.

 

Catwalk competition framework

Walk on the green carpet and presentation of each company in front of a jury composed of a minimum of 3 world class entrepreneurs and investors who will select the winner at the end of the presentations. Each finalist must present his innovation. It is possible for the public to attend the competition, but registration is required.

Criteria:

  • Brilliant innovations but not that much known
  • Sustainable solutions and clean technologies
  • The axes are: mobility, building, the fight against global warming, circular economy, renewable energies, sustainable finance.
  • The eco-walker must be able to show his innovation that can be in the form of object (product). However, for industrial and other innovations, it is possible to make a presentation on a screen that will be available for this purpose.
 
Catwalk 2019 Winner Selection

Next Catwalk Winner Selection will be organized during the Climate show 2019 on Friday, April 5th 2019.