Donor day in Science and Business Park Tehnopol!
Giving blood is the simplest way to do good. Becoming a blood donor doesn’t take very much time and energy, but it does allow us to give the greatest gift of all – saving someone’s life. You can make a donation on May 11th at 11:00-15:00 at Teaduspargi 6/1 room Saturn. You can be a blood donor if you […]
Survey to AHA-related service providers/innovators
Dear service provider! Are you providing solutions (service, innovation, product) to people of 65+ to support active and healthy ageing? Would you like to reach a bigger impact with your service? Do you wish to share your good practice with peers? The aim of this survey is to map current practices in measuring the impact […]
MELT Innovation Forum: Which economic model leads to the best results?
The MELT Innovation Forum, which was canceled last spring due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, will take place virtually on 12 May this year and for the first time will be free of charge. This year, the focus is on innovation in cities and the colors of the economy: the so-called blue, green, and silver […]
Scaleup Champions is searching for deep-tech startups!
It’s time! Scaleup Champions is inviting you to digitally explore the unicorn factory known as the Estonian startup ecosystem from May 24-28. The Online Market Discovery Programme connects startups across Europe with local tech hubs in order to create new relevant contacts for new market discovery and expansion. Without the need for physical travels, startups […]
The worldwide corporations bring challenges for deep-tech startups: together they will develop 50 important innovations
The world is going more technological faster than it ever has before. Last year’s pandemic changed nearly everyone’s habits – from education to deep-tech industries. The need for digital innovations, solutions of IoT and artificial intelligence have increased in daily life and different sectors of work. Scientists and business united their powers to make an impact […]
Open Call for the Living Lab Testing Scheme
The number of elderly people is increasing worldwide. Innovation, and especially digital innovation, can play a key role in improving the quality of life of the ageing population while ensuring the resilience and sustainability of health and social care systems. If you have an innovative solution that supports active and healthy ageing, then apply for […]
Markko Karu: Today, large companies do not compete with small ones, but fast ones with slow ones
In cooperation with the Innovation Leaders Club, Markko Karu has created a model for the innovation phases for a company that takes into account the local context. With the help of this model, it is possible to look at innovation as a continuous activity of a company in order to stay competitive, where each step […]
The birth of the robot person has begun
A team of researchers is developing a dynamic robot that depicts the opening of the cervix, which will help take midwifery simulation training to a new level. The team received 20,000 euros from the autumn round of Prototron, but they consider mentoring even more valuable in terms of how to make their ideas more attractive […]
Only technological development can prevent global hunger
Over the last century, humanity’s water consumption has increased by more than 800% and as much as 70% of the water consumed is used in the agricultural sector. Water has already become a deficit in some parts of the world, and water scarcity is also becoming a serious threat to people’s food supply. PlantInvent is […]
Bidrento founder Taavo Annus: in a start-up, each team member must see the bigger picture
A few weeks ago, Bidrento, a start-up company participating in the Tehnopol Startup Incubator program, raised a six-digit amount to expand into foreign markets and grow its team. The property management software they create helps automate manual operations and provide support throughout the rental cycle. The solution is designed for rental property owners, managers and […]
Kadri Tammai: fast food is not fashionable, even in business
Society has changed – fast food, fast fashion, fast actions and in fact almost all fast activities or things are no longer fashionable. This principle also applies to business. The opposite of fast is not slow. Increasingly, the opposite is sustainable. “Such consumption is not sustainable,” say those who stay away from fast fashion stores […]
Two Estonian mothers created a secure application for storing family memories
Graspic’s journey began a few years ago when two active Estonian mothers – Triinu Epler and Gerta Sarv – found that their lives lacked a convenient application for collecting family memories. Along the way, they have participated in several incubators, accelerators and reached the top 30 of Ajujaht. Today, Graspic is ready to preserve the […]