Ukrainian Green Startups Competed for Victory at the Green Pitch Day
♻️ On August 12, Kyiv hosted Green Pitch Day, which brought together the talents of Ukrainian entrepreneurs and laid the foundation for a community of a new generation of green innovators
💚 During the event, 20 teams at the pre-seed and seed-round stages presented their climate-friendly business ideas, received feedback from an expert jury, and competed for the championship
🏆 Whose presentations won?
The first part of the Green Pitch Day featured the ideas of teams that took part in the global competition of innovative ideas ClimateLaunchpad, which has been organized by Greencubator in Ukraine for the 8th year in a row. They will represent Ukraine at the event this fall
👉🏻 The following teams have been selected for the Regional Final from Ukraine at ClimateLaunchpad:
First place: Mycelia Tech (materials from mycelium, agro-waste)
Second place: TomorrowPack (reusable packaging for commerce)
Third place: WildFiresUA (accurate data and information to prevent fires)
📣 The Green Pitch Day is organized by Greencubator, a partner of the ClimateLaunchpad National Competition in Ukraine. Since 2016, Greencubator has been helping Ukrainian teams crash-test projects internationally, find investors and partners, and contribute to the global fight against climate change
ClimateLaunchpad is the world’s largest competition for climate business ideas. The program is organized by the Climate-KIC Climate Innovation Initiative. Greencubator.Academy is a platform for transforming green business ideas into sustainable businesses, designed to unleash the entrepreneurial talents of Ukrainian innovators. The program is implemented with the assistance of the European Union in Ukraine under the EU4Energy Initiative.