About DeepEST Forum

A Deep Tech Startup Forum that is inclusive and engaging

DeepEST Forum Value Proposition

What We Offer

🔎 Early Stage Venture Focus

An electrifying half-day hybrid event, specially curated for early founders, entrepreneurial scientists, and visionaries

👍 Interactive Panels

Traditional panels with a twist. DeepEST 2024 sessions include real-time audience polling, Q&A sessions.

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🥁 Entertaining Breaks

We offer networking breaks, surprise content with entertainment and compimentary snacks to relax your brain

Why DeepEST Forum

Practical strategies, mentorship, and networking

DeepEST Forum 2024 is a fast growing deep tech event from the heart of Estonia, a startup heaven accordig to Atomico.

DeepEST Forum stands as an invaluable platform for early-stage and pre-venture deep tech founders and scientists, offering unparalleled insights into navigating the tech landscape, bridging the gap between groundbreaking research and market viability. It’s a nexus for gaining practical strategies, mentorship, and networking opportunities crucial for transforming innovative ideas into successful, scalable ventures.

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The Region

Why New Nordics?

In September 2023 the Japan Bank for International Cooperation) announced an equity participation in NordicNinja Fund II SCSp, a VC fund targeting EUR200 million and investing in startups related to the sustainability and digitalization sector, mainly in Northern Europe

To learn why international deep tech investors like Superangel, Maki.VC and others pouring capital into Nordics and Baltics (New Nordics), visit DeepEST Forum on 24. January 2024, virtually or onsite!

About Organizer

EIT Digital

EIT Digital drives Europe’s digital transformation by supporting startups and fostering innovation and education. By organizing DeepEST 2024, it aims to empower early-stage deep tech founders through practical mentoring, educative talks, and interactive Q&A sessions, bridging the gap between theory and real-world applications.

Our Speakers

Meet Our Speakers

Heikki Haldre

Founder @ Miros

Matīss Brunavs

Founder & CEO @Squad Robotics

Mari Luukkainen
Mari Luukkainen

Principal @Icebreaker.vc

Kristjan Tiik

CEO and Co-founder @Efenco

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Andi Hektor

Founder and CSO @GSCAN

Kaari Kink

Investments @ Superangel

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Jari Mieskonen

EIT Digital Accelerator

Ville Heikkinen

Partner @Butterfly Ventures

Tartu 2024

Join Us For Inspiring week in Tartu, Estonia

Book a full week in Tartu to immerse in DeepEST 2024’s groundbreaking tech insights, enjoy diverse cocktail receptions hosted city-wide, and partake in the exhilarating Tartu Startup Day 2024, themed ‘From Zero to Hero.’ Join 3500+ like-minded individuals celebrating entrepreneurship in Tartu, the 2024 European Culture Capital, bustling with vibrant cultural events throughout the year.


Our Supporters

Meet DeepEST Forum supporting partners