Join SMART-UP LAB!
Smart-Up Lab is an international, interdisciplinary school of innovation and entrepreneurship for people with an idea for development in the area of health and active life. Programme is addressed to students, PhD candidates, entrepreneurs, graduates with a business, technical, medical, design or humanities profile. Smart-Up Lab is a possibility of dynamic development in the area of entrepreneurship and a unique opportunity to design a product or service. During the Smart-Up Lab programme, students will be able to gain knowledge concerning innovations, entrepreneurship and new technologies. They will obtain instructions on skills required for starting your own technology company, including for example how to set up start-up, pitch in front of investors, build prototype. During incubation phase after the project they will have a great opportunity to change their ideas into real business.How does it work?
Smart-Up Lab programme lasts 4 months. It is integrated into University of Tartu IdeaLab STARTER programme. Participation is FREE and you can earn curricula points.
What's in for me?
Excellent opportunity to learn the skills required for starting your tech company in the health tech field! Access to an international set of mentors and trainers throughout the programme to get feedback for your health tech idea! Opportunity to find teammates and friends! As a participant in Smart-Up Lab programme, you´ll have extra opportunities to take part in hackathons, boot camps and summer schools in other universities across Europe.
30.08 Design thinking, Pärnu
20.09 STARTER Idea hackathon, Tartu
27.09 Business model canvas, Tartu
04.10 AWARD Forge of Talent, Lødz, Poland
18.10 Mentor feedback carousel, Tartu
01.11 Product/ service design, Tartu
08.11 Supervision session, Tartu
22.11 Marketing, Tartu
06.12 Pitching training, Tartu
13.12 Kaleidoskoop, Tartu
23-25.01 AWARD sTARTUp Day, Tartu
How to sign up?
Just sign up yourself to the STARTER idea hackathon on 20th of September. Then add your health and active life related idea to starteridea.ee.
Contact: Laura Tomson
+372 737 6547
The event is funded by the European Social Fund.
Ukrainian university lecturers develop entrepreneurial knowledge in the Startup Lab training programme
On Thursday, 8 June, the spring semester of the Estonian-Ukrainian cooperation project ended with an online Demo Day, where teams of Ukrainian university lecturers presented the business ideas they had developed over the previous four months.
Kaleidoskoop Finalists announced
For the first time in almost two years the student business ideas comperitionm Kaleidoskoop pre-selection was held in person again. The student teams presented their business ideas during the 3-minute pitch. The jury selected five teams that will present their ideas at the international business festival sTARTUp Day on August 26.
Mentors’ feedback helped the STARTER teams flourish
Mentor Feedback Carousel is one of the most valued parts of the STARTERtartu programme. This year it took place in Spark HUB on the 24th of March. Teams met up with experienced mentors in different fields to get vital feedback on their idea.