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21. May 2020

Baltic Sea Incubators Pilot New Ways to Support Start-ups

Close to 300 startups and entrepreneurs have benefited from improved incubation services,  thanks to a project aimed at improving incubation services in the Baltic Sea region, called IRIS. For two years, 14 incubators from 10 countries across the region have been working together in an effort to improve their services for clients – SMEs and startups. They

18. May 2020

Startup Incubator and CVKeskus.ee joined the forces to help startups find new team members

Tehnopol Startup Incubator joined the forces with CVKeskus.ee to offer startups in portfolio the opportunity to add job advertisements to a very attractive job search portal on the Estonian labor market, for free! At the same time, the cooperation opens the door to the exciting startup world and gives startups the opportunity to introduce their

08. May 2020

29 startups launched fundraising campaigns on the Prototron&Fundwise platform

Yesterday 29 Prototron teams from springround launched their fundraising campaigns on the crowdfunding platform Fundwise. In the previous three rounds, 30 teams have collected a total of 5,324 euros. In addition to the real financial support, the experience teams gain using the co-funding platform is even more important. “It is very necessary for teams who

07. May 2020

The first virtual evaluation panel of the European Space Agency’s business incubator network took place in Estonia

For the first time in the history of the European Space Agency network of business incubators, the business idea evaluation panel took place virtually. The six teams that applied had the opportunity to present their space-related business ideas to a jury consisting of the European Space Agency and the Estonian space business incubator representatives and

05. May 2020

The best greentech startup in Estonia produces wool packaging material

Woola, which produces environmentally friendly packaging material, has won the Estonian final for Europe’s largest greentech competition Powerup! and will represent Estonia at the international final competition in June. Under the leadership of Tehnopol Business Campus and Science Park, the prestigious competition in the field of sustainable energy took place last month in Estonia for

30. April 2020

23 startups started in the first batch of Startup Incubator’s new growth program

Tehnopol Startup Incubator’s new growth program started on the 21st of April with the 23 startups in the first batch. Growth program offers technology based startups a wide range of top mentors and an assistance in attracting investments, creating a contact network and entering export markets. The mentality of the Startup Incubator’s team “we will

16. April 2020

Tehnopol Startup Incubator starts to support future technology startups in Ida-Virumaa

In April, Tehnopol Startup Incubator will open an office in Narva. Its first steps will be to increase entrepreneurship in the community by providing a valuable training program. According to Kadri Tammai, head of Tehnopol Startup Incubator, the expansion to Narva and Eastern Estonia is a strategic step, the decision of which was made even

14. April 2020

The Global Hack is over, but the journey for the winners has just begun!

12,000+ participants from 98 countries came together over a 48hr period to develop practical solutions to tackle COVID-19 head-on. “Thirty days ago, when we launched our local #HACKTHECRISIS event in Estonia we honestly didn’t know we were going global,” said event co-founder Kai Isand. “But what we’ve achieved in the past month is simply beyond expectation,

14. April 2020

Estonian startups to compete in the PowerUp! country final have been announced, competition can be watched online

On April 30, for the first time, the Estonian final of the CEE green tech start-ups competition PowerUp! will take place online. This year, for the sixth edition of the competition, the internationally record-breaking 425 applications were received. From Estonia, seven outstanding start-ups will enter the competition. Under the leadership of Business Campus and Science

03. April 2020

Become a mentor for The Global Hack, the world’s largest online hackathon

We face an unprecedented crisis. Millions of people around the world have been isolated within the walls of their own homes due to a devastating virus. This is not your struggle or mine, his or hers, but a mission for us all, regardless of time zone or nation! Make a contribution and become a mentor