TKF / TBP
THE KLOSTERS FORUM
The Klosters Forum (TKF) is a Swiss environmental organisation that enables global business leaders and change makers to talk freely and constructively, and to work to develop and scale collaborations for the good of nature and humanity. The main Forum takes place in the Swiss Alps (Klosters, GR) on 26-28 June 2019. Until 2020 TKF will focus on stemming the flow of plastics entering our oceans by offering a neutral platform to foster and encourage more innovative and outcome orientated collaborations in an intimate setting.
THINK BEYOND PLASTIC FOUNDATION
Think Beyond Plastic Foundation is building the innovation ecosystem for solving the global plastic pollution crisis. It accelerates the circular economy for plastics by harnessing the forces of innovation and entrepreneurship. It leads a multidisciplinary effort to identify and commercialise innovations from each segment of the plastics value chain, and to connect industry and investors to the innovation ecosystem. Of particular focus are bio-benign materials, green chemistry, innovative product delivery systems and recycling innovations.
HISTORY OF THINK BEYOND PLASTIC INNOVATION CHALLENGES
Launched in 2012, the Think Beyond Plastic Annual Innovation Challenge seeks to inspire the human spirit to raise global innovation and entrepreneurship for key areas of the circular economy for plastics, esp. in new materials, green chemistry and innovative product delivery models. Each year, it attracts a growing audience of entrepreneurs, scientists, students and people concerned with the ocean from around the world.