What is the Impact Festival?
The Impact Festival connects corporates, green start-ups, scale-ups and investors. The festival is divided thematically into seven different Innovation Areas, which are oriented on the EU Green Deal as well as the Sustainable Development Goals. Matchmaking, networking and expert workshops will also play a central role before and after the event. For further impressions, please read more here.
Who can participate in the event?
Anyone interested in the topic of sustainability, especially in the B2B context, can participate in the event.
Where and when does the event take place?
The event will take place on October 5th and 6th in Frankfurt am Main / Offenbach, more precisely at the event hall FREDENHAGEN (further information on how to get there can be found below). The event will take place in a hybrid format and can therefore also be streamed online (further information on the format can be in 2).
What are the opening hours of the event?
The opening hours on both days of the event are 09:30 to 19:00.
What is the Impact Community, and how can I become part of it?
Participants of the community are experts from the fields of technology, politics, business and science, ranging from innovative start-ups to large companies and investors. The aim is to network with industry colleagues, to promote interdisciplinary exchange and knowledge transfer. The community platform works via the tool “Slack”. Here you have the opportunity to introduce yourself, discuss current topics, make valuable contacts and always be up-to-date on the Impact Festival. The community lives through the active participation of its members, so don’t hesitate to share your thoughts and ideas with others. Click here to register for the IMPACT Community.
What is the Impact Challenge?
The Impact Challenge is a competition for students. The participants will work in teams to develop a sustainable data-driven business model. During this process, they will be coached and supported by experts. In total, the participants will go through 4 stages, the 5 best teams will be allowed to pitch their business idea in front of investors and experts at the festival.