The sTARTUp Day 2022 full program will be announced soon - stay tuned! However, here's a little glimpse of what we have planned for you.


sTARTUp Day 2022 is going to start with side events all around the city of Tartu on August 24. The activities cover everything from practical workshops to tours and fun networking parties. The speakers during Side Events include Patrick Flesner who is a Partner and Growth Capital Investor at Lead X Capital Partners. Check out all the speakers here! Long story short: you’re going to be having fun while also sharpening your skills in the meantime.


Doesn’t matter whether you are a startup, investor, executive, or visitor, the Embracing Innovation program on August 25 is going to equip you with enough practical skills and motivation to make you a priceless addition to any field. The day’s most thrilling and rewarding event is going to be the sTARTUp Pitching competition where the stakes are high (up to €350,000). Some of the speakers on this day include Kevin Orr, the CEO of Liftango; Kristel Leif, the CEO of the solar car project Solaride, and Laban Coblentz, the Head of Communication at ITER Organization. Click here to see all the speakers on Day 2! And lastly, can’t forget about the legendary afterparty sTARTUp Night where business meets celebration and the festival visitors get to mingle while enjoying good music. Some surprises may also be included, who knows.


The Empowering Entrepreneurship program on August 26 is for all startup-minded professionals from any field of work and walk of life. Whether you're searching for inspiration, a way to make an impact, your next career challenge, or super hands-on seminars from the best of the best. We'll drill down on how to build great companies and lead satisfying lives as individuals. The keynote speech of Day 3 is going to be given by Patrick Flesner (LeadX Capital Partners) who will introduce you to the FastScaling growth methodology. He’s also going to help you avoid some typical growth-related mistakes many founders make.