The Forest Business Accelerator is a collaboration between SCA, IBM, Processum the incubator BizMaker. The direction of the program is sustainable business ideas, focusing at the forest. By cross-linking digitization, forest and entrepreneurship the aim is to add new opportunities to a more favorable business and a greener world.

From February 6 interested companies with the matching profiles could apply for participation in the Forest Business Accelerator 2019. The application period is open until March 10. The accelerator gives selected startups the opportunity to collaborate with specialists in the industry, advanced technology platforms and networks.

This year the program starts in May and ends in November. During the program, the companies work together with, among others, SCA to achieve their goals, business models and strategies towards commercializing and reaching the international market. To unify startups with established companies is a successful investment, for everyone involved. (Swedish page)

Via BizMaker's website, companies apply for their interest in the program, there is also more information about the program: https://www.bizmaker.se/forest/ (Swedish page)

Contact about Forest Business Accelerator: Magnus Viström, Innovation Manager, SCA, tel: +46 70 677 21 02, e-mail: magnus.vistrom@sca.com