May 13, 2015

20:00 Estonian ICT Week Gala @ Energy Discover Center (invitation only)

May 14, 2015

8:30 – 9:00
Coffee and registration
e-Residency registration OPEN!
Demo booths OPEN!
9:00 – 9:15

Welcome & Introductions 
By Latitude59 organizers and the main sponsors  

9:15 – 10:00  KEYNOTE: "Ten Epiphanies" 
 David C.Traub, Executive Producer, Venture Catalyst (Silicon Valley)  
10:00 – 10:45 Power Chat: Looking for Global Opportunities 
Pekka Parnanen, MAD Partners (Silicon Valley)
Paul Bragiel, i/o Ventures, GameFounders, Golden Gate Ventures, Savannah Fund (Silicon Valley, Estonia, Asia) 
Marek Kiisa, Astrec Invest (Tallinn) TBC  
10:45 – 11:00

SHOWCASING ESTONIA - Introducing Estonian Startups vol 1: 3DPrinterOS

11:00 – 11:20

 Break & Networking

11:20 – 11:50 Power Speech on e-ESTONIA
Taavi Kotka, the CIO of Estonian Government
11:50 – 12:35

e-RESIDENCY
Kaspar Korjus
, e-Residency Program Director
+2 guest speakers (TBC)
Estonia’s own government startup e-Residency undergoes scrutiny by seasoned entrepreneurs to understand the real business potential behind it.

12:35 – 13:00

SHOWCASING ESTONIA - Introducing Estonian Startups vol 2

Stay tuned for details!

13:00 – 14:00 Lunch and Networking
14:00 – 14:30

SHOWCASING ESTONIA - Introducing Estonian startups vol 3

Stay tuned for details!

14:30 – 15:30 FINTECH: Innovation in Financial Services

Panel discussion, details TBC

BITCOIN: Future of payments?
interview/fireside chat, details TBC

15:30 – 15:50

Break & Networking

15:50 – 17:00 Global Startup Pitch Competition Powered by BlackBox VC and EstBAN 
10 companies 3 min pitch (+3 min feedback from investor panel). 5 FINALISTS will be selected!
17:00 – 17:10
Wrap-up of Day 1
and guidance on what follows in the evening and on Day 2
17:15 Movie Night Screening the "Jobs" movie 
It Only Takes One Person to Start the Revolution Introduction by David C.Traub, Co-producer of the movie!
19:00 Speakers & Sponsors Dinner 
hosted by AmCham & Enterprise Estonia (by invitation only)
20:00 - 01.00 STARTUP PARTY Powered by Transferwise 
(at the Latitude venue, the Creative Hub/Kultuurikatel) 
Stay tuned for updates!

May 15, 2015

9:30 – 10:00 Coffee
10:00 - 10:10 Welcome to 2nd Day
10:10 – 10:45
KEYNOTE: Mate Rimac, CEO/Founder at Rimac Automobili (Zagreb)
10.45 – 11.30 HARDWARE EVOLUTION & Investing in Hardware Startups 
Moderated by: Burton Lee, Stanford University (Silicon Valley) TBC 

Barbara Bellvisi, Hardware Club, Eliphants&Ventures (Paris) 
John Ulgar Dogru, 3DPrinterOS (San Francisco, Tallinn)
11:30 – 11:50 Break & Networking
11:50 – 12:30 Security & Privacy in e-Services 
Details TBC
12:30 – 13:00 KEYNOTE: "Starting and building a global success story - Electronic Arts"
Jeff BurtonSerial entrepreneur and builder of global businesses, co-founder of Electronic Arts (Silicon Valley)
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch & Networking
14:00 – 14:30 EU Funding for Startups 
Kumardev Chatterjee, European Young Innovators Forum (Brussels)
14:30 - 15:30 Business Angels & VCs (Europe vs USA vs Asia) 
Moderated by Richard Horning, ReedSmith LLP (Silicon Valley) 
Michael Jackson, Mangrove Capital Partners (Luxembourg) 
Christian Thaler Wolski, Paua Ventures GmbH (Berlin) TBC 
Fadi Bishara, Blackbox VC, (Silicon Valley) 
Timo Tirkkonen, Inventure (Helsinki)
15:30 – 16:00 Break & Networking
16:00 – 17:00 5 STARTUP FINALISTS PITCH
3 min pitch + 5 min for Q&A
17:00 – 18:30
PITCH CONTEST AWARDS & Wrap up of Latitude 59
Drinks & Snacks will be served!