Global Ideas

Pitch Competition

We put out a call for the most innovative, early cleantech startups from around the world, based outside the USA, that have not participated in our US competitions.

They joined the winners of the Cleantech Open France competition from September 2021.

The result was the Global Ideas Top 20 Semi Finalists. After pitching to panels of judges, they were narrowed down to the Top 6 Global Ideas Finalists.

Friday 10/22:
Winner and Runner-Up Announced
Congratulations to

Winner: FinX (France)
Judges: "decided that the technology offered the largest global impact
with the strongest proof of concept."

Runner-Up: Revamp Moto (India)
Judges: "offered the largest social and economic impact and
the most immediate large impact on climate change."
People's Choice: FinX (France)

The Winner receives $5,000 USD cash prize and Runner-Up receives $1,000 USD.

Thursday 10/21:

Top 6 Global Ideas Finalists Pitch

Revamp Moto (IN)


Earthchain Ltd (UK)

FinX (FR)


Umami Meats (SG)

Tuesday 10/19:

Top 20 Semi Finalists Pitch (private)

Top 20 Semi Finalists:

Announced 10/18/2021