Focus Areas

EdTech Focus

The aim of EdTech Focus pilot programme is to foster the development of a supportive EdTech startup community, bring more disruptive education innovation closer to schools, help to bring at least 20 new EdTech startups to the market and support at least 10 existing Estonian EdTech startups to go global and become the next success stories from Estonia.

EdTech focus activities

Support of existing EdTech startups

  • Participating in international accelerators and incubators
  • Providing network of schools for piloting products and services in cooperation with HITSA
  • Supporting participation in international educational conferences, visits and fairs, see terms in Estonian
  • Supporting to become an active member in international EdTech organisations
  • Creating possibilities for finding investors and venture capital companies

New EdTech startups growth

  • Organising EdTech hackathons for creating new ideas
  • Providing information about needs described by educational sector
  • Providing students and interested people startup mindset pre-incubation programmes
  • Collaborating with other business sectors to promote EdTech sector

Illustration

Expanding the EdTech community

  • Supporting EdTech community members in their initiatives
  • Launching new support organisations with EdTech focus
  • Organising community meetups for sharing success stories and obstacles
  • Introducing schools and other sectors new EdTech solutions and initiatives

EdTech sector overviews

  • Providing regular overviews about growth of EdTech sector in Estonia
  • Monitoring new educational technology trends in cooperation with partners
  • Providing information for policy makers at ministries and government
  • Organising annual roundtables between EdTech startups and decision makers

EdTech ecosystem participants 

Find out who are the current EdTech startups & community members in Estonia:

EdTech startups list

EdTech community members (supporting organisations and initiatives)

Contact

Inga Kõue
EdTech Sector Project Lead
e-mail inga@startupestonia.ee
phone +3725110903