Student Startup Camp Tartu

When 3-9 February 3, 2014

Where Tartu, Estonia

  • Overview
  • Student Startup Camp is a practical course to entrepreneurship designed to provide participants with the right mindset, tools and confidence needed in order to see, assess and shape opportunities of launching new technology related businesses.

    This program features several experienced and established entrepreneurs from Estonia and abroad who collaborate to create a intensive hands-on weeklong learning experience.

    The structure of the course favours teamwork, practical experience and one-on-one mentoring, aiming for all shared know-how to be applicable directly to projects being worked on to ingrain new knowledge.

    It's aimed at

    • students with background of development, marketing, business and design, who are interested in developing new venture ideas and want to gain practical knowledge on what it takes turn ideas into fundable business opportunities.

    During the course participants will be able to

    • Explore the entrepreneurial mindset and culture that has been developing and thrilling Estonia and the world of technology past decades

    • Examine the entrepreneurial process from generating and determining the feasibility of ideas to executing.

    • Acquire practical experience of assessing business opportunity, product and market fit

    • Acquire strategies for executing products with minimal resources including designing minimal viable product and using different rapid application development techniques and resources

    • Experience the dynamics of participating on a team and the power inherent in a team relative to individual effort.

    During the week, students will be coached by 15 different experienced mentors from Mooncascade,FortumoVitalfieldsZeroturnaroundFraktal, Microsoft and more.


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    The Mentors 

    Krists Avots
    Director of Business Development @ Lattelecom
    Elise Sass
    Advisor at Garage48
    Kalev Kaarna
    Company Builder at Superangel
    Seppo Sneck
    Owner at Largo Capital, Senior Advisor at Suomen Yrityskehitys


    Krists Avosts
    Garage48 events & sponsors


    The Student Startup Camp was supported by the European Social Funds project "Development of IT Masters Curricula at University of Tartu".