This will be the kick-off for the Mobile Monday Summit 2010: "FinEst Mobile Innoavation". The event program on the MobileMonday will handle funding of startups from different perspectives. In Tallinn we meet at Ülemiste City located at Lõõtsa 6, http://www.ulemistecity.ee/eng/cform and please note the parking areas!.
We'll cover the VC view, the incubator / VC investment facilitators' view and the different views of starups on funding: bootstraping, having angel investment or looking for VC investment.
If you are interested in corresponding why's and how's then this event is for you.
We'll also have the Mobile Peer Awards Estonian semifinal whose winner will be presenting at MobileMonday Summit 2010. We also will have video bridge over Skype to Helsinki to the parallel MoMo Helsinki kick-off event.
18:00 Priit Salumaa MoMo Estonia, opening words
18:05 Video bridge to Helsinki
18:15 Heikki Juntti, Technopolis Development Services Fund Raising Team: "What Makes a Business Fundable".
18:40 Heidi Kakko, Estonian Development Fund, The view of Estonian govermental VC fund on funding.
19:00 Refreshment Break
19:15 Tõnis Saag Sportlizer, Founder, Teal Leader on the experience successfully raising VC money.
19:25 Raoul Järvis, TaxiPal, Founder, on bootstrapping and including angel investments.
19:35 Over the Skype from London - Ben Whitaker, Masabi Founder, CEO, about 8 years of bootstrapping and VC negotiations.
20:00 Mobile Peer Awards Estonian semifinals - up to 5 startups, 3min pitches.
20:15 Voting by the audience. (If there should be a tie, the winner is selected by a jury: 4 MoMo organizers, Estonian Development Fund, Technopolis, Ülemiste City.)
20:30 Announcing the winner & networking.
Please register for the event HERE and see you all there!