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Citizens and researchers across Europe join forces to develop new solutions for climate.

To participate, you just need to be curious and ready to develop technological and social innovation solutions for climate challenges!

Register before the next cut-off date on the 27 May and participate in the competition!

Share a climate issue relevant to your area, join the competition and let your ideas shine!

The dates for the hackathons are coming soon. Join now!

Dates and geographic coverage of the hackathons

Reykjavik Hackathon

Iceland

22 – 25 May 2024

Zagreb Hackathon

Croatia

22 – 25 May 2024

 

Trondheim Hackathon

Norway and Denmark

29 May – 1 June 2024

 

Ljubljana Hackathon

Slovenia and Czech Republic

29 May – 1 June 2024

Athens Hackathon

Greece and Cyprus

29 May – 1 June 2024

Madrid Hackathon

Spain

29 May – 1 June 2024

Ankara Hackathon

Turkey

5 – 8 June 2024

Vilnius Hackathon

Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania

5 – 8 June 2024

Cork and Louth Hackathon

Ireland

5 – 8 June 2024

Tirana Hackathon

Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Montenegro

5 – 8 June 2024

Uppsala Hackathon

Sweden and Finland

12 – 15 June 2024

Budapest Hackathon

Hungary and Slovakia

12 – 15 June 2024

Coimbra Hackathon

Portugal

12 – 15 June 2024

L´Aquila Hackathon

Italy

12 – 15 June 2024

Klagenfurt Hackathon

Austria

19 – 22 June 2024

St. Julian Hackathon

Malta

19 – 22 June 2024

Bucharest Hackathon

Romania

19 – 22 June 2024

Burgas Hackathon

Bulgaria

19 – 22 June 2024

Krakow Hackathon

Poland

26 – 29 June 2024

Kassel Hackathon

Germany

26 – 29 June 2024

Rotterdam Hackathon

Belgium, Netherlands and Luxemburg

26 – 29 June 2024

Paris Hackathon

France

26 – 29 June 2024

Take action as a citizen and work to solve a climate challenge that affects your community.

Work with researchers for new solutions in the first European Citizens Hackathon for Climate.

During the competition, you will collaborate to create a technological or social innovation solution to benefit your community.

EU Sparks for Climate is an ongoing initiative, meaning that all information will be regularly updated as the competition progresses. Make sure to revisit this site periodically to stay informed!

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Bring your knowledge as a researcher and team up with citizens to develop the solutions.

Participate and join forces with citizens in this competition to create innovative solutions.

By applying your background and research in climate change, you will contribute meaningfully to society while also enriching your own experience through citizen engagement.