A GLOBAL INNOVATION CENTER FOR CLIMATE ENTREPRENEURS

We build companies that use weather and climate data to help humanity prepare, adapt, and become resilient to intensifying climate change.

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How The Collider Meets Climate Challenges and Opportunities

We Build Companies – We facilitate rapid commercialization of climate tech ventures through startup bootcamps, skills-based workshops, and mentorship programs.

We Connect the Right People – We connect industry leaders, entrepreneurs, academics, adaptation innovators, and climate scientists at conferences, climate data hackathons, and business roundtables to create synergy and accelerate market-driven climate solutions.

We Cultivate Rising Talent – Our internship program and annual Emerging Climate Leaders Summit equip our next generation with the science and business skills, knowledge, and perspectives to lead humanity’s response to climate change.

We Focus on Data – Asheville is home to the largest archive of weather and climate data in the world at NOAA’s National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI).

[Big Problem] + data = scalable solutions

Membership

Join our innovation center for climate solutions. Members have unique access to workshops, mentors, networking, tech benefits, and more. Members located in Climate City also have options to rent desk and conference space.

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Friends of The Collider

As a supporter of a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, Friends of The Collider play a vital role in enhancing our capabilities to tackle one of the most pressing challenges our time. You will also receive unique access, discounts, and updates to participate in our programming.

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[Food + Beverage] Collider

This October 23-24 The Collider hosts it’s annual industry conference. This year’s conference explores the challenges and opportunities climate change poses to the Food and Beverage Industry.

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Our Members

Meet our climate solution providers and climate and sustainability experts.

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Support

Support our 501(c)3 nonprofit organization: donate or volunteer.

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Attend Events

Learn about our upcoming, one-of-a-kind climate events and educational programming.

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Climate Adaptation and Resilience

We support efforts to curb climate change, but the effects of climate change are intensifying, and we need to adapt now. Climate change adaptation means building strategies and tools to reduce uncertainty and risk and become more resilient to the economic and societal impacts of a changing climate. Our members include the scientists, data experts, entrepreneurs, and visionaries working to build adaptation and resilience solutions.