Solving World Challenges with Innovation and Partnership
Lack of clean environment, water and food
Poor education and training
Empowering Startups to Innovate in 7 Key Categories inspired by the 17 SDGs
- AgTech, Food, & Water
- Cleantech & Energy
- Enabling Technologies
- Transportation & Smart Cities
Become a partner in 3 easy steps
Complete the registration form.
XTC will contact you to guide you through the membership process:
- Agreement and annual membership fee details will be sent to you for review and signature.
- Upon signature, an exchange of collateral from both parties will occur.
Ongoing collaboration and mutual support for XTC activities
For questions, please contact us.
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About the Competition
What is the Extreme Tech Challenge (XTC)?
The Extreme Tech Challenge (XTC) is a global start-up competition to discover and support new technologies and innovations to solve the world's most extreme problems. The United Nation's 17 Sustainable Development Goals serve as a framework for the global challenges that XTC will address through the competition.
Why does XTC use the United Nations’ 17 Sustainable Development Goals as a foundation for XTC 2020?
The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals aim to achieve a better and more sustainable future. XTC uses these goals as a foundation to surface the most ambitious, impactful products or services that will make an impact on humanity and our world.
What are the United Nations’ 17 Sustainability Goals?
Reduce Inequalities; Climate Action; Gender Equality; No Poverty; Peace, Justice, and Strong Institutions; Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure; Affordable and Clean Energy, Decent Work and Economy Growth; Life Below Water; Quality Education; Life On Land; Responsible Production and Consumption; Good Health and Well-Being; Clean Water and Sanitation; Partnerships for the Goals; Sustainable Cities and Communities; and Zero Hunger.