Startup Story: Filaret X Tehnopol Startup Incubator
Filaret, a member of the growth programme at the Tehnopol Startup Incubator, collects and recycles toxic cigarette butts into environmentally-friendly, compostable material for 3D printing, reducing waste in an innovative way. Ines-Issa Villido and Kristina Jacqueline Leon from Filaret spoke more about how their business started and how they have been doing. How did you […]
Employers are increasingly investing in employees’ mental health
Tehnopol led Connected Health Cluster’s member MinuDoc is the largest platform in Estonia that intermediates personalised health consultations through video and web chat, allowing patients to receive personalised advice from a qualified doctor remotely. The platform is increasingly focused on mental health and the provision of relevant services. Tarmo Pihl, Member of the Management Board of MinuDoc, […]
Deep tech company GScan from Tehnopol campus raised €1.4 million
We are happy to share good news from Tehnopol campus – GScan has closed a €1.4M investment round. The value of GScan is exceeding €18M after the round. They added in their LinkedIN post that with this support they are completing the R&D and production site and delivering first industry prototypes by autumn 2022. The […]
Tehnopol Startup Incubator alumni MyGames is looking for a CTO!
We are happy to share a job advertisement for Tehnopol Startup Incubator alumni MyGames – they are looking for a CTO! MyGames aims to be the world’s largest sharing platform for tennis courts. A while ago, they signed a representation agreement with racketry professionals operating in the USA. In 2022 they will continue to work […]
The innovation fund is investing 100,000 euros in smart city solutions
The Tallinnovation innovation competition is organised jointly by the city of Tallinn and the Tehnopol Science and Business Park with the aim of finding smart city solutions that will improve the services and the environment of the city for residents and visitors. A record 100,000 euros is available for investment in smart city solutions this […]
Do you have what it takes to become a successful founder?
Do you have what it takes? It’s the question startups are often asked. Being an entrepreneur, building a scalable business is not just a walk in the park, but more like a rollercoaster ride in an amusement park. Different startups are like different attractions. There are ups and downs on the rides, some running at […]
Startup Story: CoinTurtle X Tehnopol Startup Incubator
CoinTurtle, which is currently participating in the Tehnopol Startup Incubator’s growth programme, is one of many startups in this batch that has foreign founders – CoinTurtle’s founders come from Canada. However, they have found their way to Estonia and Stig Rästa, a beloved Estonian music and producer, is in charge of CoinTurtle’s marketing and investor relations. […]
When employers contribute to employees’ health and happiness, their companies have better business results
A healthy and happy employee will be more effective in helping to achieve business goals. There is much that employers can do to contribute to their employees’ health. Getting to the problem before it is too late is key! Occupational health is preventive in nature and today we have a number of tech solutions that […]
Tehnopol Food Truck season has begun!
From the beginning of May we will open the summer season in Tehnopol, which means that on Tuesdays and Thursdays you can enjoy different tastes brought to you by food trucks! Twice a week from 11:00 to 14:00 you can grab a lunch from the food truck in the centre of the campus. This year, […]
HeBA solutions enable employers to contribute to employee health
HeBA occupational health clinic has joined the Connected Health Cluster. HeBA provides digitally-enhanced healthcare services to employers and working-age people who value health management focused on care. In cooperation with a global network of partners, HeBA helps both people and companies achieve their health-related goals. HeBA’s decisions and health recommendations are based on up-to-date data analysis. […]
Northbound Startups Final Event: do good, do business
Set your course once again for Turku and Å pitch & Final Event of Northbound Startups. Our themes in the Final Event are the success stories and continuum of the project activities. In addition to the keynote speech we will also have a refreshing panel and moderated stage discussions on investors’ and startups’ cooperation. After the keynote […]
In-house innovation culture at Thermory and the challenges of big companies and startups working together
The Innovation Leaders’ Club had a guest presentation from Thermory, the world-leading producer of heat-treated thermowood and sauna materials. Thermory spoke at the meeting about its in-house innovation culture and its ongoing projects, after which there was a seminar on partnership models for large companies and startups. The event was opened by Simmo Soomets, the […]