An accelerator for foreign-born entrepreneurs in Skåne

This pre-study highlights some of the potential collaboration areas with the current innovation system, gives a picture of the existing accelerator structure in Europe, identifies areas where foreign-born entrepreneurs find the Swedish system too complicated, and gives concrete recommendations for a way forward.

The main conclusion from this pre-study is the urgent need for a shorter version of the incubation programs and the need to speed up the process of receiving and maintaining the foreign-born entrepreneurs in Sweden. There is a frustration amongst foreign-born entrepreneurs that they are not “connected” with the traditional innovation system.

Read the article here [PDF]