About EIT Climate-KIC
Addressing the challenge of climate change EIT Climate-KIC; established as a public-private partnership, is the largest innovation project in Europe.
EIT Climate-KIC is one of the Knowledge- and Innovation Communities (KICs) created in 2010 by the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT). Climate-KIC brings together universities, companies, cities and other stakeholders in Europe with the common goal of finding innovative mitigation- and adaptation solutions to climate challenge.
EIT Climate-KIC integrates education, entrepreneurship and innovation aiming for a connective, creative transformation of knowledge and ideas into economically viable products or services that help to mitigate climate change.
EIT Climate-KIC activities be divided into by four climate change themes;
Sustainable Production Systems
Sustainable Land Use
Decision Metrics & Finance
Within the themes there are 12 different thematic priorities (three for each theme). You can read more about them here:
Also have a look at the strategy documents for Climate-KIC:
Each theme is also linked to two of the Deep Demonstrator projects. The Deep Demonstrators will be the major tool for EIT Climate-KIC to drive systemic innovation from 2020 onward:
Lund University is a Climate-KIC partner
Lund University became partner of in June 2015. Climate-KIC Nordic is the closest Climate-KIC center to Lund. Its headquarters are located at DTU, Technical University of Denmark.
Getting involved with Climate-KIC
As partner, Lund University both initiates and contributes to the activities within Climate-KIC's activities within its various areas. The partnership opens up possibilities for participation in many different innovation projects with a wide network of other partners and affiliates within academia, public organisations and corporates.
For information about Climate-KIC@lu or about this web page contact:
olof [dot] blomqvist [at] cec [dot] lu [dot] se (olof[dot]blomqvist[at]fsi[dot]lu[dot]se)
0703-81 67 25
lina.röjnertolof [dot] blomqvist [at] cec [dot] lu [dot] se (@fsi.lu.se)
0761 13 98 89