What is hackathon?
The word “hackathon” comes from the words “hack” and “marathon”, where “hack” is used in the sense of exploratory programming, not its alternative meaning as a reference to computer security. Hackathons became popular in the mid to late 2000s when companies and venture capitalists started to use it as a quick way to develop new […]
Estonian Health Community invites: “Tervisekogukonna kärajad 2019 vol. 4”
Kärajad is a traditional meeting of the Estonian health community. In the last days of summer, we invite all those who are interested in the future of healthcare to Laitse Graniitvilla to discuss the issues of the artificial intelligence and adapting it into the healthcare. Theme of the meeting is “How to Apply Artificial Intelligence […]
The world’s leading sustainable energy conference presents the success stories of three Estonian companies
This year’s event for the promotion of entrepreneurship and sustainable energy innovation The Business Booster takes place in Paris on 3-4 October and focuses on the consumers roll at the heart of the energy transition. The exhibition area of the conference will feature 150 top sustainable energy start-ups presenting their products, including three successful Estonian […]
Applications for the final round of soft-landing missions are now open!
Did you know applications are now open for these FREE fully-organised #SoftLandingEU missions to NYC, Silicon Valley, Netherlands & Berlin? Learn how internationalise a startup in these locations Meet local organisations that can help you Travel reimbursed (up to 400 EUR for Europe and 950 EUR for the US) APPLY NOW! Startup? tinyurl.com/y4mwn7lc Ecosystem builder? […]
China Challenge by Ultrahack and FinC Trade Platform
An opportunity for IT companies who are looking for a way to breakthrough in the Chinese market – China Challenge by Ultrahack and FinC Trade Platform. More than 30 teams will win government grants from 1-10 million yuan (130,000 – 1.3 million euros) and other support. The semi-finalists will also get the chance to be […]
5 common myths about green technology
One of the most positive features of green technology is that it makes people think. Many people have a green mindset, but either because of the unawareness or old habits, they may not be actually green in practice. What are the main myths that still hold people with a green mindset stuck in the traditional solutions? This […]
Tehnopol in the first half of 2019
Tehnopol makes a little break from the newsletters to come back with new and fresh ideas in August. Before that, we will summarize some important achievements of the first half of 2019 by the focus fields. Business Services 100 important export contacts delivered to our customers. 100 mentor hours. 20 events with a total of […]
Sign up for the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 program!
Deloitte Estonia invites your company to register for 2019’s Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Central Europe. This competition ranks the fastest-growing tech firms based on their annual revenue growth. Our objective is to promote tech firms with the potential to succeed in Central Europe and globally. Why register? The Program provides: an opportunity to network with […]
Tehnopol supports the export of Estonian companies to China, Malaysia and Chile
Over the next two years, Science Park Tehnopol will have the opportunity to help Estonian companies operating in the fields of green technologies and smart cities to export their products and services to China, Malaysia and Chile. According to Anu Puusaag, Manager of Business Services for Tehnopol, companies that offer green technology or smart city […]
Let’s become friends! Plus Kohvik in Mehhatroonikum is waiting you for lunch!
Plus Kohvik offers 5 different roasts, vegetarian food and 2 different soups every day. An affordable daily offer (€ 3.50) and a set lunch (€ 4.50) from Monday to Friday. The café is open from 08:30 to 16:00. Start your day with a refreshing breakfast. Every day fresh pies from the oven, delicious desserts, cakes […]
3 ways to attract international talent to your company
There are two main problems in the Estonian labor market – the lack of jobs and workforce. Several companies have begun to look for solutions to these problems across the border, and in today’s world it is totally understandable activity. Hiring international talent is, however, an important first step that requires a good plan for […]
Unicorn Companies: Work Hard, Play Hard?
Berlin is competing with London for the title of the leading startup hub in Europe and the Brexit is making this battle even more intriguing, says Daniel Jach, startup enthusiast and innovation expert. He is going to present main lessons from Berlin startup ecosystem at the international innovation conference Baltic Dynamics 2019: Building Unicorn-Friendly Communities […]