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FinanceEstonia International Forum 2015


FinanceEstonia International Forum 2015 will take place on May 13th in the main conference hall of National Library of Estonia. Building on the success of previous events, this years event will be jointly organized by FinanceEstonia, Estonian Private Equity and Venture Capital Association and Estonian Business Angels Network. This year’s Forum will focus on development of European capital markets and increasing digital possibilities. In addition excellent networking opportunities will…

Industry 4.0 – Bring on the Future


“Estonia’s e-mindset should be put to better use in manufacturing. We have to develop along with the world – cars will soon drive by themselves, why do we expect factories to be full of people then?” asks Seth Lackman, member of the board of the Estonian Association of Information Technology and Telecommunications (ITL). The ITL is one of the organizations helping to organize a conference…
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Conference “Tee, anna tööd!” on 18th March


This year’s conference is titled “Tee, anna tööd!” (“Road, give us work!”). The conference will focus on current problems in the Estonian road sector, providing recommendations to different parties as to the adjustment to changes, and setting new targets and goals for the development of the field. Speakers include several top managers and experts, among those Siim Kallas, visiting professor at Tartu University and Tallinn…
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Tallinn is among 5 Global Cities of the Future!


Greg Lindsay presents on the website five global alternatives to traditional hotbeds of startup creation and growth. Some are great places to launch a business or expand into new markets. Others offer access to expertise or technologies. Tallinn is  one of the world's most internet-connected cities, with a deep pool of technical talent thanks to all the Skype alumni running around. Read more on…
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Read more about Startup Ecosystems in Europe: cities of Innovation on the Tech Coctail website. Author:  Yohana Petrovic Photo: Inga Jaanson Source: Tech Cocktail
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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,…