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Meet our interdisciplinary community of environmental innovators.

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Tsai CITY resources on this topic have included intensives on topics like climate solutions and plant-based meat, funding, and much more. Get started.

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Explore Our 2021-2022 Annual Report

During the 2021–2022 academic year, Tsai CITY welcomed students into our sparkling, light-filled new building. Returning to in-person programming after a long hiatus was truly a cause for celebration, with staff and students alike reconnecting with enthusiasm and energy.

Projects related to Environment

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Manufacturing plant leather from crop waste ensuring comparable quality to animal hide and selling B2B to fashion houses, car manufacturers to support the transition to environmentally friendly, cruelty-free substitutes.

Programs related to Environment

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Advance your venture: Tsai CITY’s Accelerator, which runs every fall and spring semester, guides students and teams with innovative ideas through the process of building effective organizations, projects, and ventures through workshops, mentorship, and funding.

  • Civic Innovator Civic Innovator
  • Creative Creative
  • Entrepreneur Entrepreneur
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Intensive: Climate Innovation

The Climate Innovation Intensive offers Yale students the opportunity to broaden the scope of their entrepreneurship and innovation within climate technologies through a cohort-based program.

  • Civic Innovator Civic Innovator
  • Entrepreneur Entrepreneur
  • Explorer Explorer
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Intensive: Planetary Solutions Generator

The Climate Solutions Generator is a CBEY / Tsai CITY Intensive that offers Yale students the opportunity to join a passionate and inspired community in which they will engage with key challenges and opportunities for climate change innovation.

  • Entrepreneur Entrepreneur
  • Explorer Explorer
  • Intrapreneur Intrapreneur