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Estonia, the world’s first digital nation, is calling for audacious innovators to join Accelerate Estonia – a testbed for moonshot experiments combining the urgency of startups and the power of the public sector. Apply, test, validate and build solutions to global wicked problems through a kind platform between innovation, forefront science, the public sector, and entrepreneurship.

Do you have what it takes to:

  • drive innovation and prove your moonshot in mental health, green turn, or wildcard mission field
  • run “solution on a country,” build Estonia to Europe and beyond pilots and experiments
  • shape your vision by interacting with senior policy, public and private sector leadership
  • harness the power of a unique R&D framework, and dedicated experiment funding up to €90K for zero equity

Register today for the Accelerate Estonia minisummit (9 June) & an exclusive, limited seats office hour sessions (10-11 June) to hear more about how you could become Estonia’s next moonshot entrepreneur.

Expect meeting the digital nation’s leadership and who’s who of the innovation, technology, and entrepreneurship community. We look forward for you to present your moonshot solution to a wicked problem to explore catalyzing the solution through a country-wide pilot together.


9 June minisummit

  • fireside chat on public sector innovation with Kersti Kaljulaid, the President of Estonia, and Safi Bahcall (biotech entrepreneur, and author of WSJ bestseller “Loonshots”), moderated by Jennifer Schenker (Founder and Editor-in-Chief at The Innovator)
  • break-out sessions on green turn, mental health and wild card missions
  • AMA with the Accelerate Estonia team


10- 11 June

  • 1-on-1 sessions between registered teams and government visionaries (registration closed)


Register below


Present your moonshot solution to:

Kersti Kaljulaid
President of Estonia
Andres Sutt
Minister of Entrepreneurship and Information Technology for Estonia
Geoff Mulgan
Geoff Mulgan
ex. Chief Executive Officer at Nesta
Siim Sikkut
Siim Sikkut
Government Chief Information Officer for Estonia
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Marten Kaevats
National Digital Adviser for Estonia
Signe Riisalo
Minister of Social Protection for Estonia
Viljar Lubi
Viljar Lubi
Chairman of the Board of Accelerate Estonia
Noah Raford
Dr. Noah Raford
Futurist in Chief & Chief of Global Affairs at the Dubai Future Foundation
Sille Kraam
Sille Kraam
Deputy Secretary General of Economic Development for Estonia
Kaimar Karu
Former Minister of Foreign Trade and Information Technology for Estonia
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Andres Kukke
Deputy Director General for IT at Statistics Estonia
Aaron Maniam
Aaron Maniam
Deputy Secretary at Ministry of Communications and Information of Singapore
Kalle Killar
Deputy Secretary General on E-services Development and Innovation at the Ministry of Social Affairs of Estonia
Pirkko Valge
Pirkko Valge
CEO at Good Deed Foundation
Mart Laatsit
Innovation Policy Group Lead at CIRCLE, Lund University, Sweden
Merike Sisask
Professor of Social Health Care at Tallinn University