German Market for ICT companies 09_02_2015

German market for ICT companies – Make IT Gut!


The event takes place on the 17th of February from 14:00 until 17:00 Tallinn Science Park Tehnopol Startup Incubator, Mäealuse 2/1, Tallinn, II floor. Agenda 13.45 – 14:00 Registration and coffee 14:00 – 14:15 Introduction and Welcome – Mr. Reinhard Wiemer, Deputy Head of Mission, Mr Jaak Raie, Tehnopol CEO 14:15 – 15:00 German ICT market overview and trends – Mr. Achim Hartig, Investor Consulting…
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FinanceEstonia received special award from Nasdq Tallinn


Tallinna Vesi was announced the winner in the main category “The Best Investor Relations in the Baltic” for the second consecutive year. The runners-up in the main category “The Best Investor Relations in the Baltic” were telecommunications company TEO LT and construction sector company Merko Ehitus. The SOE in the energy sector LESTO and the Estonian clothing retailer Baltika broke into the Baltic TOP 5.…

Watch new video clip of Smart City Lab!


The cluster of smart e- and m-city solutions is designed to create an innovative environment in Tartu, with the focus on the creation, development (including product development) and exporting of innovative e- and m-services taking in different spheres of urban life. Video: Source: Smart City Lab  

Estonia’s new island ferries pass ice test, go into production


The week-long experiments culminated with tests of how high a speed the vessel develops in different types of ice. LMG Marin engineers think that the speed in ice reaches 8 knots, which corresponds to what was calculated. Aker Arctic's 76-meter long pool is one of the four sites in the world where it is possible to test the behaviour of ship models in ice. Annually,…
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An excellent Estonian movie “Tangerines” was nominated for an Oscar


The film was shortlisted in December, being one of nine of the initial 83 canditates in its category. The shortlist of five nominees was selected by specially invited committees in New York, Los Angeles and London. “Tangerines” has become one of the most successful film involving Estonian filmmakers, notching up tens of international awards since 2013. It was also nominated for a Golden Globe for…
Tallinn – a City for Conferences and Entrepreneurs

New video „Tallinn – a City for Conferences and Entrepreneurs“


The two minute high quality video introduces Tallinn as a diverse destination focusing on conference possibilities, the ease of doing business in the city and the compactness of the destination. The videos can easily be embedded as YouTube links or downloaded from Tallinn’s tourism portal The video was completed in cooperation with Dreamers OÜ. Watch the video "Tallinn – a City for Conferences and Entrepreneurs"

Estonia among the founding members of D5 network of leading digital governments


Estonia is one of the five founding members of a new global network called Digital 5 (D5) that joins some of the most digitally advanced governments in the world. The other four founding members are the United Kingdom, South Korea, Israel and New Zealand. The first two-day summit of the new network, where each country shared their experience and expertise, is finishing today  in London. The summit…

First Estonian e-resident considers registering his company in Estonia


Estonia is the first country in the world to offer foreigners e-residency. Senior editor for The Economist magazine, Edward Lucas, is now the country's first e-resident. According to Taavi Kotka, the Deputy Secretary General on ICT at the Ministry of Economic Affairs, the aim of the project is to make Estonia a more visible in the world and attract more businesses to the country. "Estonian…
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Estonian technology companies form a cluster for new health-tech developments


Tallinn Science Park Tehnopol gathered the common interests and goals of different health tech, medicine and ICT companies, universities, medical institutions and support organizations. All members of the ECHC are willing to contribute their intellectual property, skills and resources to create new products and services that can be used for improving people´s health. Common cluster activities are also helping the members to introduce new technologies…
Ettevõotluse Arendamise Sihtasutus

Estonia is a partner of the biggest business forum in the Nordic Countries


Enterprise Estonia, in co-operation with FinanceEstonia and SignWise, will be responsible for providing information on financial services, smart industry and upcoming events in Estonia. In addition, they will present e-authentication, digital signatures and the e-Estonia Showroom. The focus will be on co-operation between Finnish and Estonian universities and vocational colleges, and joint training programs for industrial companies. Estonia will also be leading the networking event…