Powering inspiration is the place to be for startup-minded specialists, future founders and inspiration seekers. It’s where business meets celebration to create the perfect blend of motivational talks and practical workshops to skyrocket your future.
What’s in it for you:*
Ϟ A stage program full of inspiration
This is the heart of the festival. The talented speakers will make your eyes sparkle and ignite a fire to keep the entrepreneurial drive going until the next sTARTUp Day.
Ϟ Full online access
In addition to the physical program at the venue, you'll be able to see the rest of the stage program online. You'll also have access to all of the online perks like special side-events and virtual meetings. See more information here.
Ϟ Take part in specialized workshops
A variety of workshops will be available to sharpen your professional skills with world-class experts. Workshops range from basic how-tos to industry-specific workshops.
Ϟ Awe-worthy demo area
This is the Mecca of entrepreneurship! Explore the latest innovations and discover new products, services, friends, opportunities and perhaps, your new career challenge.
I think this is the perfect size, where you have some really great speakers and many interesting startups that are presenting in a really great floor to walk through.
– Jeremy Goldman, Author & Host of FUTUREPROOF
Ϟ Unforgettable side-events all over the city
What’s a business festival without legendary side-events? We will be taking over Tartu by hosting a variety of events all over the city – expect networking parties, empowering meetups, workshops and a great time. This year may be different, but it won’t be any less memorable. Our afterparties are the place to be – quite literally. Just a couple of examples are Tartu’s first-ever parking lot party and a performance by prorapsuperstar Tommy Cash surrounded by a 270° video projection. We’re stepping up our game this year. You don’t want to miss it.
Ϟ Take part in the World's Largest Business Speed DateA great connection is like a marriage. It all starts with a first date! We're bringing together at least 1,074 visitors, startups, investors & executives for an epic speed dating record attempt! All 1:1 interactions last 4 minutes and will take place on a virtual platform where you can choose your interests to ensure you meet the right people. Find more information here.
Ϟ A unique festival atmosphere
We believe the best deals and ideas come when you’re in a good mood, so in between the talks, workshops and matchmaking, take some time off to enjoy the unique festival atmosphere. You won’t find it anywhere else.
*Some perks may differ for physical and online ticket owners and are contingent on the COVID-19 situation in Tartu at the time of the event. The health & safety of all of our participants is our top priority and some of the mentioned perks may change depending on the COVID-19 situation in Tartu at the time of the event.