STARTERtartu spring 2020 programme

All the Workshops take place at 4-7 pm @UT Delta Centre (Narva mnt 18, Tartu)


February 27th Idea Hackathon 

3 PM @UT Delta Centre (Narva mnt 18, 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!

March 5th Business Model Canvas

4 PM @UT Delta Centre (Narva mnt 18, 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 March 5th!

March 12th Pitching ABC

4 PM @UT Delta Centre (Narva mnt 18, 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.


March 26th Mentor Feedback Carousel 

4 PM @UT Delta Centre (Narva mnt 18, Tartu)

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

April 2nd Product and Service Design (webinar)

4 PM, more info:

We’re going to discuss the benefits of design thinking and learn how to create a minimum viable product.

 April 16th Marketing (webinar)

4 PM, more info:

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

April 23th Financial and Legal Aspects of a Startup (webinar)

4 PM, more info:

All teams get to put together a financial plan and hear what to keep in mind about the legal side of the business. 

May 7th Pitching Training (webinar)

4 PM, more info:

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!


May 21th Kaleidoskoop Finals (takes place online

More info:

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



REGISTER: and select STARTER@tartu

CONTACT: Maret Ahonen; Andres Vaher