The Climate Tech Bootcamp supports climate innovators from around the world by providing access to expert-led training, mentors, and a like-minded community of peers dedicated to tackling climate change.
Cohort #4: March 2024 (check back soon)
Need-based scholarships and payment plans available.
The Climate Tech Bootcamp is a global, virtual program that supports early-stage climate entrepreneurs.
We provide climate innovators with access to live, expert-led training modules, mentors and a peer community, giving them a foundation they can leverage as they build their ventures.
The Climate Tech Bootcamp is designed for early-stage climate innovators.
You are a
You are building or want to build a climate venture (for profit or non-profit).
You need access to leading climate experts to support you in your early stages.
You want to be part of a community of climate innovators to learn and collaborate with.
Kickstarting your climate venture takes a village, and we can help get started.
Get access to leaders: Participate in live expert sessions
Directly engage with leading climate tech experts in live sessions to focus on the fundamentals of building your early stage vision.
- Define the problem and your area of focus
- Refine your impact strategy
- Engage with experts familiar with investing in the climate tech space
- Understand your venture’s impact on climate
Think through tangible solutions to address climate change
Be part of the solution to address the enormous urgency of creating numerous good solutions to address climate change as quickly as possible.
- Solve climate problems now by thinking through your ideas with experts and your cohort
- Gain confidence in developing a process to address your problem area
- Analyze your ideas and solutions with those in the climate space
Break down barriers and strengthen connections
Break down global barriers by being part of a global climate tech ecosystem.
- Develop relationships with experts and your cohort from around the globe
- Be plugged into an ecosystem of expertise and peer innovators in climate that will strengthen over time
- Access climate resources and networks
Innovators gain skills and access to a climate focused ecosystem.
You will gain
Practical skills and insights to build climate ventures
Our expert instructors are climate experts, and each session focuses on providing our entrepreneurs with lessons, guidance and tools to improve business and product design, engagement with investors and impact.
You will benefit from
Strategic introductions to mentors
In parallel to the live sessions we pair off our entrepreneurs with mentors who work across the climate tech ecosystem around the world. These are important relationships that can deepen and grow beyond the bootcamp.
You will become a part of
A global learning community
Building in climate can be a long journey, and entrepreneurs need peer learners throughout the process. By being part of the bootcamp you will have access to other entrepreneurs from around the world who are building in climate.
You will have
Access to accelerators and investors
Depending on your stage and model, we can help in facilitating introductions to accelerators, investors and other organizations that can provide structured, follow-on support after the bootcamp.
Our expert instructors and mentors come from leading climate funds, startups, and organizations from the around the world.
Our global alumni include entrepreneurs who have exited companies, investors, scientists, government officials, and former executives at tech unicorns.
Here's what our alumni have said.
Jamil did a fantastic job of aligning a group of climate innovators and investors. From our first interaction, he said what he'd do, and did what he said.
Real deep-dive in the world of climate tech, excellent speakers with great knowledge and personality. Next to that I met a group of passionate and potential climate founders.
It was transformative for me. Well executed. I learned a lot and it motivated me to dig deeper - and iterate. Presenters and cohort members were awesome.
The mentors that came to the class, the overall community and the resources shared were absolute top notch.
It was a fantastic experience and truly inspirational for my learning journey into Climate Tech.
Expert-led sessions on the fundamentals of starting a climate venture.
Onboarding and introductions
Climate research, definition and product development
Climate impact measurement, methodologies and building an impact thesis
Capital raise and the climate funding ecosystem
Defining position statement and next steps
APPLICATIONS FOR COHORT 2 ARE NOW CLOSED
Join the Climate Tech Bootcamp Apply to secure your spot
Need-based scholarships and payment plans available.
Cohort 3 Dates
September 19 - October 12, 2023
If you're unable to make this upcoming session, but are interested in joining the Climate Tech Bootcamp in the future, you are more than welcome to join the waitlist
for the next session.
If you would like to learn more about the bootcamp, please write to firstname.lastname@example.org
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