The Accelerator


The Surabaya Waste Community Accelerator focuses on developing the capacity of Surabaya-based innovators that have significant potential to improve waste management practices.

Surabaya Access Pad

A fully funded three-month landing pad program explicitly designed for ventures that are creating innovative ocean plastic pollution prevention products or services.The program will provide support in three critical areas of business expansion: network, local industry knowledge, and access to funding.

Waste Action Network

The Surabaya Waste Action Network is an open  forum to get to know about and discuss waste management issues. The network comes together at a regular Lunch gathering, Webinar, or just connects through a WhatsApp Group and participates in best practice sharing and training sessions.

Digital Waste Innovation & Research

Activities of the Digital Waste Innovation Accelerator include an annual Hackathon, mentorship, workshops, and other tailored capacity development support for selected digital innovators.

Event & Competition

OPPA hosts regular activities and events to raise awareness about waste and circular economy issues and highlight the role of waste management stakeholders. Current and previous events and campaigns include: Oh! Plastic Festival; Circular Innovation Jam; Waste Flow Map Illustration Competition; Photo Competition


Social Media:

  • @oppaccelerator
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  • Ocean Plastic Prevention Accelerator