The Bank of Italy, within the Italian G20 Presidency, and the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) Innovation Hub today launched the G20 TechSprint to invite innovators from all over the world to solve using technologies three challenges in green and sustainable finance.
The G20 TechSprint 2021 proposes three problem statements:
Data collection, verification and sharing
Analysis and assessment of transition and physical climate-related risks
Better connecting projects and investors
Interested participants can compete and develop innovative solutions to face these problems using the dedicated platform at www.techsprint2021.it. where they will find more details on the statements and on the timeline.
Further information can be found at the link https://www.bancaditalia.it/media/comunicati/documenti/2021-01/cs-techsprint-20210506-en.pdf?language_id=1
The TechSprint will be presented during an online event on 7 May at 11:45 CEST (link).
The closing date for applications is 31 May.
Please forward this call to whoever might be interested.
Thanks so much.
The Banca d’Italia and BIS-IH TechSprint 2021 team