Get ready for the green
business event of the year

The 2018 (wow, it’s already our 5th edition!) Global Grand Final brings you 130+ cleantech start-up pitches, provocative talks and dynamic master classes. All on entrepreneurship and fixing climate change.

Mingle and network with at least 600 likeminded people. The global green crème the la crème will be there, from start-ups to investors and from entrepreneurs to leading minds in the field.

pitches Start-up pitches
talks Provocative talks
master-classes Dynamic master classes

'Innovation spirit, open minded people, great event'.

Join us in Edinburgh,
Scotland on November 1-2

  • 130+
  • 2
  • 1
    McEwan Hall


How can we unlock the world's green business potential? Come join us at UNLOCK2018, the ClimateLaunchpad Global Final, and join the conversation.

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Join our interactive sessions with top experts to unlock startup ecosystems for climate change.

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The iconic 19th century McEwan Hall in Edinburgh, Scotland sets the perfect stage for our 130+ finalists to pitch their ideas to a renowned jury. The top-10 of the Global Grand Final win a spot in the Climate-KIC Accelerator.

Travel info

Anything you need to know to prepare your trip to and stay in Edinburgh. Don’t forget to check out the discount deals on accommodations we were able to arrange.

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We welcome all of you cleantech watchers, corporate green leaders, planet saving visionaries and Trump-defying bright thinkers.

Last year

Get a glimpse of the vibe with this short 2017 Grand Final recap video:

As one of the 2017 participant said:

'If solving climate change would always be this much fun, we would have solved it decades ago'.

We're SOLD OUT. And it's amazing

The event is sold out, but we would not be ClimateLaunchpad if we did not come up with a solution to have you join us the climate neutral way: catch the live stream and spot the next unicorns.

LIVE: November 1-2nd


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