Climate Tech Foundations








Climate Tech Foundations is a free online course for anyone wanting to build their knowledge and capabilities in commercialising innovative climate technology.

Climate Tech Foundations is a free, online, self-paced course for researchers, technologists and innovators who have an idea or lab-stage climate technology and are ready to explore the potential of commercialising. 

Learn the foundational concepts, approaches and methods you need to build a successful climate tech business in Australia. 

Learn from a series of modules including:
Introduction to the Australian climate tech ecosystem
How to start a climate tech business
Lean startup 101
Communicate about your business
Build what customers want
How to analyse your market and competitors
How to build a sound business model

You will have access to the course for 3 months, and the entire course takes 8-10 hours to complete.

Hear from a faculty of experts like Mick Liubinskas, Tim Parsons, Sally-Ann Williams, Bill Bartee, Hebbat Manhy, and Sian Priest

You will also hear from the founders and leaders of pioneer Australian Climate Tech startups like SeaForest, RuxEnergy, Xefco, and Roev - who share their tangible expertise and give you invaluable real life insights into their journey towards commercialisation and entrepreneurship. 


SUPPOTED BYThis project is proudly funded by the NSW Government in association with Cicada Innovations under the Net Zero Plan Stage 1: 2020-2030.


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About Cicada Innovations

Cicada Innovations is Australia's flagship deep tech incubator with a 20-year track record of developing ventures focused on the world’s most pressing problems and promising opportunities. Through our incubator and commercialisation programs, we support innovators with cutting-edge labs and training, access to mentors and a community of ambitious peers.