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Online 29.9.2023

Eurostars matchmaking for innovative companies

This introductory webinar on the Eurostars programme will be organized on 29 September at 10.00-12.00. 

The event will be organized in English.  

Webinar registration

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Markus Rankka
Eurostars National Project Coordinator
markus.rankka (at)
+358 46 921 0647

This matchmaking webinar and event provides an opportunity to learn more about the Eurostars funding programme as well as to meet other companies and find partners for future collaboration projects. Business Finland welcomes Finnish small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to participate in the Eurostars 3 Matchmaking event, which will be organized in cooperation with the Estonian (Enterprise Estonia) and Latvian (Latvian Council of Science) national funding bodies.

The webinar introduces the Eurostars programme and funding details to participants from Finland, Estonia and Latvia. Following the webinar, the national funding bodies are organizing an on-site matchmaking event on 2 November 2023 in Tallinn for companies operating in the fields of Energy, Smart Cities and Health Technology. 

Register to the webinar and express your interest to participate in the matchmaking day in Tallinn on the event’s website.

Webinar agenda:

10:00 - 10:30 What’s in It for Me?
Deep dive into the Eurostars programme- presentation by Eureka secretariat
Mr Güray Serbest, Programme Management Officer at Eureka Network

10:30 - 11:00 How much?
National funding conditions, presentations by national funding bodies
Markus Rankka, Business Finland
Laura Laura Kunga-Jēgere, Latvian Council of Science
Tiiu Treier, Enterprise Estonia

11:00 - 11:30 What has been done?
Examples of the Eurostars projects from Finland and Latvia, presentation from Finland and Latvia

  • Jakub Parak, Senior Research Engineer and Project manager at Firstbeat Technologies, Finland
  • Ilze Bargā, CEO of Baltic Satellite Services, Latvia

11:30 - 12:00 Pond of Good Ideas!
Examples of project ideas and expectations from Estonian companies
Maria Värton, Enterprise Estonia

More information about the Eurostars funding programme on Business Finland’s website.