Garage48 Ventspils 2013

When 10-12 May, 2013

Where Ventspils, Latvia

  • Agenda
  • Garage48 events have flexible agenda and changes are likely to happen. Here is our rough plan. 
    Friday, 10th of May
    • 17:30 - Doors open, check-in, networking, coffee, snacks
    • 18:15 - Opening remarks
    • 18:45 - Pitching ideas (90 sec per idea)
    • 19:45 - Coffee Break
    • 20:00 - Pitching ideas (cont.)
    • 21:00 - Forming teams, everyone will choose their favourite idea
    • 22:00 - Teamwork begins, lets start the hard work!
    Saturday, 11th of May
    • 09:00 - Breakfast. Development work continues...
    • 13:00 - Lunch
    • 13:45 - Product development...
    • 16:00-17:00 - Networking & Speakers
    • 19:00 - Dinner
    • 19:45 - Product development...
    Sunday, 12th of May
    • 09:00 - Breakfast Product development continues
    • 13:00 -  Lunch 
    • 13:45 - Product development...
    • 16:30 - Start preparing your product demo / presentation
    • 17:00 - Coffee break with light meal / snacks
    • 17:30 - Final event: presentation of finished products/services to jury and audience.
    • 20:00 - Announcement of winners
    • Wrap-up, networking...

    The Mentors 

    Priit Salumaa
    Co-Founder of Mooncascade and Garage48
    Tom Godber
    Co-founder at JustRide
    Agu Suur
    Head of Development at Clanbeat
    Elise Sass
    Advisor at Garage48


    Garage48 Ventspils 2013 event is organized by Garage48 Foundation and Ventspils High Technology Park with invaluable help of Ventspils University College and Liepaja University. Platinum Sponsor
    Ventspils City Council  visit ventspils web site for tourism!
    Premium Sponsor 
    Microsoft Corporation is a tech giant with it’s network all over the world and has special programs for startups and developers. 

    Microsoft® BizSpark®  is a global program that helps software startups succeed by giving them access to software development tools, connecting them with key industry players, and providing marketing visibility. The program also includes access to Windows Azure and many other useful tools for startups. 
    Stender's Pizza
    Ādažu Chips
    Užava Brewery
    Edicy - simple online website creator, everyone can create a website in 3 minutes!
    Seedcamp - European most respected startup acceleration and mentoring program Seedcamp started a cooperation with Garage48. Garage48 can send one team from each event straight to Seedcamp.
    Startup Vitamins