Accelerator programme for tech innovation for a sustainable fashion industry
The Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership is looking for early stage start-ups and entrepreneurs with tech-driven innovations that have the potential to transform the sustainability of the fashion industry.
In particular, they are interested in:
- Material innovation and biotech– such as fibre innovation, enzymology and molecular biology
- Manufacturing and processing– supply chain transparency, blockchain technology, water and chemical use, waste reduction and energy efficiency
- Packaging and delivery– innovation in packaging materials, shipping and logistics, and waste reduction
- People centred solutions–improve health and safety for people in the garment production, consumer education on sustainable consumption, and post-consumer solutions
This programme is free to attend for successful applicants based in England. Priority will be given to those in parts of east England.
The deadline for applications is 26 August.