Climate Action Innovation Pavilion

A showcase of breakthrough ClimateTech Start-Ups

The Climate Action Innovation Pavilion is a showcase of breakthrough ClimateTech Start-Ups from eight entry categories:

  • Energy Efficiency
  • Air, Water, Waste
  • Sustainable Energy
  • Sustainable Buildings
  • Agri-Tech
  • Finance
  • Supply Chains
  • Transportation

Start-Ups will have the opportunity to connect with new customers, investors, commercial partners, and press attending the Climate Innovation Forum.

Start-Ups can apply to participate in the Climate Action Innovation Pavilion, Successful applicants will receive a 2m x 1.5m Expo Stand (space only) and 2 x delegate passes for the forum.

Application Process

Application to the Climate Action Innovation Pavilion are now closed.

The deadline for submissions was Friday 10th June 2022.

Successful applicants will be notified by Friday 17th June 2022.

There is no cost to apply or participate in the Climate Action Innovation Pavilion, applicants are chosen on the quality of their application as outlined in the judging criteria.

Entry Categories

Example technologies:

  • Industrial process improvements
  • Natural gas monitoring and control (industrial or residential)
  • LED lighting
  • Advanced lighting controls
  • HVAC solutions
  • Utility scale natural gas control

Example technologies:

  • Biobased fuels
  • Hydropower
  • Advanced fluid flow designs
  • Wind power technologies
  • Real-time power monitoring
  • Hydrogen Technologies
  • Network architecture
  • Energy Storage

Example technologies:

  • Insulation materials
  • Cement alternatives
  • Indoor air filtration systems
  • Disaster relief and modular housing
  • Low VOC carpeting and flooring
  • Solutions for the heavy industries
  • Water saving toilets, showers, plumbing
  • Recycled materials for use in building material

Example technologies:

  • Storm-water and flood control, rainwater harvesting
  • Smart irrigation
  • Water filtration and disinfection
  • Advanced filters and filtration (air or water)
  • Carbon and GHG monitoring and control
  • Carbon capture sequestration, storage
  • Waste clean up and remediation

Example technologies:

  • Fleet and route management systems
  • Logistics management
  • Carpooling solutions
  • All-electric vehicles
  • Flex-fuel engines and applications
  • Drivetrain conversion kits
  • Monitoring and control of driver behaviour

Example technologies:

  • Regenerative Agriculture Solutions
  • Agricultural Data
  • Circular Food systems
  • Vertical Farms
  • Food Waste Reduction

Example technologies:

  • Regulation technology
  • Emissions monitoring
  • Risk management software
  • Geospatial monitoring
  • Carbon credits and offsets
  • Blockchain technologies
  • Carbon Data management
  • Circular & closed loop systems
  • Sustainable packaging

Climate Action Innovation Pavilion Application Form

Judging Criteria

All applications will be selected based on the following key criteria:

  • Idea Concept: Concisely and clearly explained
  • Innovation: Breakthrough in thinking or design
  • Business Viability: A significant and interesting market exists
  • Sustainability: Positive impact on the environment.


Anyone looking to turn their climate technology idea into a thriving business can apply. Entrants can be sole proprietors, teams or early-stage companies. All entries must be a startup with less than £1,000,000 from private third party funding (from equity investors such as angel investors and venture capital firms) at the time of entry.

All entries must be a startup with less than £5,000,000 from all other sources of funding (grants, family and friends, and your own pocket) at the time of paying the application fee; this limit is separate from the limit on private third party funding.


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