EIT Climate-KIC RIS Hub Croatia

University of Zagreb is a part of EIT Climate-KIC Hub Croatia which is under the EIT Regional Innovation Scheme (EIT RIS).

The EIT RIS accelerates climate innovation across Europe and facilitates connections into the established innovation hubs, now in 12 countries in the centre, east and south of Europe, securing pan-European reach, boosting climate innovation capacity across the continent.

EIT Climate-KIC is a European knowledge and innovation community working to accelerate the transition towards a prosperous, inclusive, climate-resilient society founded on a circular, zero-carbon economy. It is the EU largest public-private partnership network of more than 300 organisations with knowledge – universities, research institutes, cities, regions, businesses and NGOs, working on innovative solutions to reduce carbon emissions. EIT Climate-KIC runs programmes for students, start-ups, innovators and professionals via centres in mayor cities.

EIT Climate KIC Croatia Hub consortium was founded in 2018. and it is composed of seven organizations that are different by composition and mandates yet complementary in missions and actions: Zagreb Innovation Centre, North-West Croatia Regional Energy Agency (REGEA),  Terra Hub, University of Zagreb Technology Transfer Office, Green Energy Cooperative University of Zagreb Faculty of Geotechnical Engineering and The Knowledge Network. The aim of the consortium is to promote and set up a climate-conscious economy through a systematic ecosystem change involving all layers of society.

The EIT Climate-KIC Hub in Croatia will be a focal point for organizations from across business and entrepreneurship, municipalities, higher education and research and technology, supporting knowledge sharing and integration and accelerating the journey of solutions from the lab through to market.

Contacts:

News related to EIT Climate-KIC RIS: http://cirtt.unizg.hr/vijesti/

Official EIT Climate-KIC RIS Hub Croatia website: https://terrahub.eu/portfolio/eit-climate-kic-ris-croatia-hub/

Email: eitris@climate-kic.org

Useful links:

EIT website homepage: https://eit.europa.eu

EIT in your language: https://eit.europa.eu/in-your-language

EIT Climate-KIC RIS: https://www.climate-kic.org/our-community/our-partners/eit-ris/

EIT Regional Innovation Scheme: https://eit.europa.eu/our-activities/outreach/eit-regional-innovation-scheme-ris+

Local innovation community and other useful links: http://cirtt.unizg.hr/korisno/poveznice/