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Friday, June 16 • 14:00 - 14:45
Green Unicorn Pitch Competition by 1E9 & Waterkant Festival

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5 Teams from Northern Europe have been nominated by the Waterkant Festival and 1E9, one of the leading media for startup journalism in germany, for the Green Unicorn Award ✨

Each team will have three minutes to convince the jury from their product or service, that needs to be scalable and with the aim of a high impact against climate change. We are explicitly searching for gamechaning technologies and approaches.

At the end a jury consisting of the impact investor Heidrun Twesten, the green investor Elina Akerlind and the founder Dr. Inez Linke will decide about the winning team. As a prize the team will get support from 1E9, Heidrun Twesten and Inez Linke, will get connected to their long ranging network as well, will be featured at 1E9 and StartupTV plus receive an invitation on the stage of Festival of the Future in Munich.

Speakers
avatar for Elina Åkerlind

Elina Åkerlind

CEO and founder, Nordic Node AB
Elina is a renowned growth strategist and financial advisor with extensive experience working with fast-growing companies. Today she is the co-founder and CEO of Nordic Node, a venture fundraising partner for international scaling but has worked with startups and fast-growing companies... Read More →
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Heidrun Twesten

Founder, CEO Impacct GmbH, Impacct
avatar for Dr. Inez Linke

Dr. Inez Linke

Meeresbiologin, Geschäftsführende Gesellschafterin, Oceanwell
avatar for Marit Kock

Marit Kock

Geschäftsführerin und Gründerin, Kock & Benkenstein GbR
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Marit Kock

Geschäftsführerin und Gründerin, Kock & Benkenstein GbR
avatar for Julian Kakarott

Julian Kakarott

Founder and Managing Director, CabonStack GmbH
Julian studierte an der Uni Hamburg Wirtschaftsingenieurwesen. Er war drei Jahre als wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter an der HAW Hamburg tätig und hat dort zu den Themen Blockchain und dem europäischen Emissionshandel geforscht und publiziert. Die Idee zu CarbonStack entsprang dieser... Read More →
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Martin Schichtel

Founder and CEO of KRAFTBLOCK, KRAFTBLOCK
The fight against climate change is a central task of our society and economy. With Kraftblock, we want to make our contribution to decarbonization and energy recycling.The fight against climate change is a central task of our society and economy. With Kraftblock, we want to make... Read More →
avatar for Eva Aumüller

Eva Aumüller

Co-Founder, toern GmbH
Creative brain and storyteller behind toern - a SaaS company that enables Fashion Onlineshops save tons of carbon emissions by forwarding their returns diretcly to the next consumer
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Wolfgang Kerler

Chefredakteur, 1E9


Friday June 16, 2023 14:00 - 14:45 CEST
Stage 1
  GreenTech, Pitching