Tallinn saavutas Euroopa Innovatsioonipealinna konkursil teise koha

Tallinn achieved second place in the 2017 European Capital of Innovation competition


The title of 2017 European Innovation Capital and €1 million prize went to Paris, where the 2024 Summer Olympics will be held. In the case of Paris, the factors that were emphasised included its broad utilisation of innovation across various sectors of urban life, as well as the involvement of all the interested parties, especially children and young people, in the building of a contemporary…
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Cluster Cooperation Project was awarded to the prize Technological Innovation of the Year at Swedish Business Awards 2017.


Swedish Business Awards 2017, Technological Innovation Award: Protex Balti Protex Balti is a leading provider of advanced textile solutions to the Scandinavian market. The company is a subsidiary of Protex (Norway) and currently employs 230 people in Tallinn and Pärnu. Protex Balti has shown great care for contributing to a safer working environment. The company has successfully brought together scientific approach and industry needs in…
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Highly anticipated speakers will gather at the eHealth Tallinn conference


The Estonian Presidency of the Council of the European Union, HIMSS Europe, and the European Connected Health Alliance (ECHAlliance) announced the speakers presenting at the high-level conference ‘Health in the Digital Society. Digital Society for Health’ (#eHealthTallinn) taking place on 16-18 October in Tallinn, Estonia. The high-level conference will address how society and the relationship between citizens and healthcare systems are changing with digital technologies…
Ettevõtlusauhinnad 2017

Tallinn recognised its most outstanding entrepreneurs


The purpose of the Tallinn Entrepreneurship Awards competition is to recognise and value entrepreneurs and all enterprising organisations. Thus, awards were given to the most accomplished entrepreneurs in seven main categories. This year, the title of Best Development Project was awarded to Astri Kinnisvara OÜ for the development of the Baltic Station Market.  The Astri Group created a new, contemporary and architecturally exciting market on…

Fintech Forum 2017 – A Single EU Financial Market that Adds €500 Billion – Pipe Dream or Possibility?


On November 17, 2017, Europe’s fintech scene will gather in Tallinn, Estonia, to tackle the question of how to make the digital single market dream come true by leveraging financial technology. The list of speakers is packed with prominent fintech and digital market experts and key players: Andrus Ansip, Chris Skinner, Sylvain Bouyon, Zeeshan Feroz, Rain Lõhmus and many more. Fintech and digital market experts…
Tallinan klastriklubi rahvusvaheline kohtumine 14.09.2017

Tallinn Clusters` Club started the fall season with a matchmaking event


It was an excellent opportunity for the club to host an international group of clusters visiting Estonia in the frame of the project „CECIL (Cluster Excellence for Creative Industries Leadership)”, funded by the European Union’s COSME Programme and uniting clusters from different countries – Ireland, France, Spain, Poland and Denmark. CECIL consortium represents five European clusters to drive cluster excellence and provide top professional support services…
Nordic Baltic Dynamics 2017

Nordic-Baltic Dynamics 2017 conference: October 26th-27th in Stockholm


The new business and conference season is getting close! The Nordic-Baltic Dynamics 2017 innovation conference registration is open and early bird tickets on sale until the end of August! As this year’s conference focuses on building resilience, we are proud to have the Deputy Science Director Victor Galaz from Stockholm Resilience Centre as one of our keynote speakers! Check out the other top-notch speakers and…
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Connected Health got the Bronze Label of the European Cluster Excellence Initiative


Each cluster was analyzed based on an interview of the cluster manager conducted by an impartial ESCA benchmarking expert. The interview covers 36 indicators with regard to the structure of the cluster, the cluster management and the governance of the cluster, financing of the cluster management, services provided by the cluster management, contacts and interaction within the cluster and achievements and recognition of the cluster.…
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eHealthTallinn 2017 site visit


Estonian Connected Health Ecosystem eHealthTallinn2017 site visit Estonia, Tallinn, Tallinn Science Park Tehnopol, Mäealuse 2/1 Two opportunities: Oct 16 at 9:30-11:30 and Oct 18 at 16:00-18:00 Agenda: Health care and e-health in Estonia – 30 min Discussion – 20 min Estonian Connected Health Cluster, its core topics, members and cooperation opportunities – 20 min Estonian Connected Health Cluster members’ presentations – 30 min Networking –…
Eesti puitmajaklastrile omistati European Cluster Excellence pronksmärgis

Estonian Wooden Houses Cluster was awarded with the European Cluster Management Excellence label in BRONZE


Observations from the Cluster Benchmarking: The Wooden Houses Cluster initiative (EWHC) belongs to one of the most developed cluster initiatives in Estonia and beyond. It is growing rapidly and participants are among the most competitive Estonian wooden houses producers whose products are valued in Estonia and abroad. Cluster communication and marketing activities have built the reputation in Europe that Estonia is the biggest wooden houses…