Agenda

9:30

Morning Coffee & Online Matchmaking

10:00

Grand Opening of GreenEST Summit 2021

Welcome words – Vivian Loonela, European Commission coordinating spokesperson for the European Green Deal

Keynote Speaker – Massimo Gasparon, Director of the European Raw Materials Alliance at EIT RawMaterials

11.00

RAW MATERIALS – The Foundation of Sustainable Future
Massimo Gasparon, Director of the European Raw Materials Alliance at EIT RawMaterials
Olli Salmi, Managing Director of Baltic Sea Innovation Hub at EIT RawMaterials
Rutt Hints, Head of Mineral Resources and Applied Geology at TalTech

Darina Štyriaková, CEO and Founder at ekolive

Alar Saluste, Member of the Management Board at R-S OSA Service (Ragn-Sells Group)

12.30

Startups Pitching Sessions

12.35

Lunch

13.15

GREEN BUSINESS MODELS & INVESTORS – Profit vs Planet as a Win-Win Situation
Merit Valdsalu, CEO and Co-Founder of Single.Earth
Jüri Kaljundi, Co-Founder at Weekdone; Koosloodus; Garage48

Sten Aan, Head of Energy Sector at KPMG Estonia

Marleena Ahonen, Circular Economy Specialist at Sitra

14.45

Solaride exclusive broadcast from Morocco

14.50

Startups Pitching Sessions

15.00

Coffee Break

15:30

BIOECONOMY – The Innovation for Life
Thor Sigfusson, Founder of Iceland Ocean Cluster
James Gaffey, Co-Director of the Circular Bioeconomy Research Group at MTU

Kaisa Orgusaar, CEO and Founder of ProProtein

Tanel Ilmjärv, CEO and Co-founder of Vetik

Madis Tilga, Adviser for green transition and circular economy at the Nordic Council of Ministers

17:00

End of Day 1

19.00

Tallinn City Reception (invitations only)

9.00

SIDE EVENTS
Investor Breakfast at Korsten for Investor ticket holders, speakers and Startup Demo Area representatives

9.00 – Andrus Treier, CEO of Environmental Investments Centre (EIC, KIK)

Startups Coffee Morning at EIT RawMaterials/TalTech Matchmaking Area

9.00 – Brigita Dalecka, “Design Faktory and RTU services for startups”
9.10 – Lukas Bartusevicius, “KTU Startup Space services for startups”
9.20 – Kaisa Hansen, “Startup Centre services for startups”

9.40

Grand Opening of Day 2

Welcome words – Maarja Kruusmaa, Vice-Rector for Research at Tallinn University of Technology

Keynote Speaker – Yoko Alender, Member Of Parliament of Estonia, Chair of Committee for Environment

10.00

SMART CITY – The Future is Built Now
Birgit Rusten, CEO of FutureBuilt

Pia Bodahl, Head of Communications at FutureBuilt
Abdolrasoul Habibipour, Managing Director at Botnia Living Lab
Ralf-Martin Soe, Founding Director of FinEst Centre for Smart Cities
Mihkel Kaevats, Strategist of Climate Neutral Tallinn
Maarten Markus, Sustainable Development Manager at AM

11.30

Startups Pitching Sessions

11.35

Coffee Break

12.00

ENERGY – The Race to Zero Emissions
Tatsiana Zaretskaya, Founder and CEO of Laava Tech

Konrad Hanschmidt, CEO and Founder of GridIo

Georg Rute, Entrepreneur

Ivar Kruusenberg, CEO and Founder of PowerUP Energy Technologies

Erki Ani, CEO at Cleantech Estonia and Co-Founder at Beamline Accelerator

13.30

Lunch

14.30

JUST TRANSITION – Change of the Mindset
Rutt Hints, Head of Mineral Resources and Applied Geology at TalTech

Tom Bosschaert, Founder of Except Integrated Sustainability

Hanno Tomberg, Head of Lifelong Learning Department Open University at TalTech

Ivan Sergejev, Coordinator of the Just Transition process at the Estonian Ministry of Finance

Mart Luik, Business Director at Tallinn Strategic Management Office

16.00

End Ceremony of GreenEST Summit 2021

October 27-28, 2021

Kultuurikatel (The Creative Hub), Tallinn, Estonia

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    Regular two day ticket

    On the spot presence

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    Regular two day ticket

    Online experience

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    Investor on the spot presence

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