Banco Santander, sponsor of Scuderia Ferrari and Formula One Management, and Oxentia Foundation are launching the Santander X Global Challenge | Countdown 2 Zero. An open call for start-ups and scale-ups from 11 countries (Germany, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, the US, Spain, Mexico, Portugal, Poland, the UK and Uruguay) to help society find the most innovative and sustainable solutions in different areas: mobility, logistics and transport, and carbon offsetting alternatives.
EIT InnoEnergy one of the largest cleantech investor worldwide, joined forces with Santander few months ago to accelerate the energy transition bringing innovation and financial services together. Following this, EIT InnoEnergy will collaborate with Santander X and Oxentia Foundation in the Countdown 2 Zero global challenge, a sustainability challenge where start-ups and scale-ups compete to win world-class resources.
This new global challenge is aimed at start-ups and scale-ups located within the Santander X global footprint with an innovative and technology-based product.
Solutions should address issues aligned with one or more of the following challenge verticals:
The six winning solutions (three start-ups and three scale-ups), will receive the following benefits:
Applications are open until 8 September 2022. Apply now here