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, Co-Founder, Epiphany Film Fund (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 ESTONIAIntroducing Estonian Startups vol 1: 3DPrinterOS 
Christian Thaler Wolski - Paua Ventures GmbH (Berlin)
11:00 – 11:20

 Break & Networking

11:20 – 11:50 Power Speech on e-ESTONIA
Taavi Kotka, the CIO of Estonian Government
11:50 – 12:30

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.

12:30 – 13:00 Security & Privacy in e-Services
Fireside chat
Gregory Neven, IBM (Zurich) TBC
Taavi Kotka CIO of the Estonian Government (Tallinn)
Toomas Seppel Hedman partners (Tallinn) TBC
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch and Networking
14:00 – 14:30 Doing impossible and starting a super car company out of Balkans
Mate Rimac CEO/Founder at Rimac Automobili (Zagreb)
14:30 – 15:15 HARDWARE EVOLUTION & investing in hardware startups
Speakers:
Barbara Belvisi, Co-founder and partner at Hardware Club (Paris)
Anastasia Emmanuel, Indiegogo (London)
Moderated by:
Aleksander Tõnnisson, BuildIT (Tartu)
15:15 – 15:45

Break & Networking

15:45 – 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
19:00 - 21:00 Speakers & Sponsors Dinner 
hosted by AmCham & Enterprise Estonia (by invitation only)
20:00 - 00:00 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 - 10:05 Welcome to 2nd Day
10:05 – 10:35 Starting and building a global success story -  Electronic Arts
Jeff Burton, serial entrepreneur and builder of global businesses, Co-Founder of Electronic Arts (Silicon Valley)
10:35 – 11:05 FINTECH
Innovation in Financial Services
Stefan Klestil, Speedinvest (Vienna), Holvi (Helsinki)
Pärtel Tomberg, Bondora (Tallinn)
11:05 – 11:35 FINTECH
Bitcoin
Chat Moderated by: Yrjö Ojasaar, Solon Partners (Tallinn)
Amos Meiri, Colu (Tel Aviv)
Andres Kitter, LHV (Tallinn)
11:35 – 11:55 Break & Networking
11:55 – 12:30 Tech Innovation Showcase
3DPrinterOS: John Ulgar Dogru, (San Francisco, Tallinn)
Õura, Finland
AirDog, Latvia
12:30 - 13:00 Tech Innovation Showcase
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!