STARTERtartu @University of Tartu autumn 2019

Workshops at 4-7 pm @SPARK (Narva mnt 3, Tartu)

September 26th Idea Hackathon 

3 PM @SPARK (Narva mnt 3, Tartu)

At the STARTERtartu Idea Hackathon we offer you inspiring speeches on different areas of life and future. We will theatch you how to generate ideas, how to recognize good ideas and what to do with an idea? Come to Idea hackathon to find new ideas and turn them into reality!

If you have an idea already, we will help you to test its viability, find a world-class team, take the first steps and turn your idea into reality. If you don’t, we’ll help you to find “the right” idea and a team to conquer the world with it.

All students from all fields of study are welcome!

Oktober 3rd Business Model Canvas

4 PM @SPARK (Narva mnt 3, Tartu)

In this seminar Business Modle Canvas workshop, you’ll learn how to frame and answer key questions about a business model and execute.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Ability to substantially ideate, describe, evaluate and discuss a business model using the Business Model Canvas
  2. Hands-on understanding of how to user personas and problem scenarios to articulate the Offer’s key drivers
  3. Hands-on understanding of how to use the AIDA(OR) framework and storyboards to evaluate the effectiveness of Customer Relationships and Channels
  4. Understanding of business type and how to evaluate Key Activities, Resources, and Partnerships in this context

Join Business Modle Canvas on October 3rd!

Oktober 10th Pitching ABC

4 PM @SPARK (Narva mnt 3, Tartu)

What is the workshop about?

In this workshop, you will learn the power of storytelling and assemble strong pitch! 

Top pitching trainers from Estonia will teach you what kind of mistakes to avoid, how to stand on the stage, how to deal with stage fright and how to leave a memorable impression to listeners. After this workshop you will be ready to put together a pitch for any kind of situation and confidently preform on the big stages.


Oktober 24th Mentor Feedback Carousel 

4 PM @SPARK (Narva mnt 3, Tartu)

In Mentor Feedback Carousel IdeaLab’s STARTER program teams will present their ideas to our mentors, get some professional feedback and valuable contacts!

November 7th Product and Service Design

4 PM @SPARK (Narva mnt 3, Tartu)

Our next workshop is all about product and service design! We’re going to discuss the benefits of design thinking and learn how to create a minimum viable product.

 April 21st Marketing

4 PM @SPARK (Narva mnt 3, Tartu)

You will learn how to reach your customer and how to sell your service & product.

November 28th Financial and Legal Aspects of a Startup

4 PM @SPARK (Narva mnt 3, Tartu)

In this STARTER programme workshop, all teams get to put together a financial plan. The second part of the workshop is about startup legal issues.

December 5th Pitching Training

4 PM @SPARK (Narva mnt 3, Tartu)

How to present your business idea and leave a memorable impression? As STARTER programme teams are soon going to pitch their ideas to mentors, it’s time to learn the fundamentals of an awesome pitch!

December 12th Kaleidoskoop Pre-selection 

All the registered teams will pitch and 10 best teams will be selected to pitch at the FINALS!                     


29. – 31.01.2020 sTARTUp Day Kaleidoskoop Finals

STARTERtartu programme ends with business and project ideas competition Kaleidoskoop where best teams will be awarded!




CONTACT: Maret Ahonen