International Science Based Start-up Conference "Deep Tech Atelier"

12-14 April, 2018
Radisson Blu Hotel Latvija

Address: Elizabetes Street 55, Riga

Investment and Development Agency of Latvia (LIAA) is pleased to announce the upcoming International Science Based Start-up Conference “Deep Tech Atelier” in Riga.

The Deep Tech Atelier is a forum and a practical workshop dedicated to deep-tech start-up creation and further development.  This entrepreneurship forum is a not only a place for discussion for all interested parties – entrepreneurs, scientists and technology developers,  industry representatives, investors, government and public organization. This is a practical, hands-on workshop type forum with tangible outcomes –creation of several entrepreneurial science based start-ups (up to 10) as a result of Commercialization Reactor 12’th Ignition Event .

Event is planned to be a three-day meeting hosted by the Investment and Development Agency of Latvia (LIAA) and Commercialization Reactor.

Pre-conference workshops. The arrival day is planned  introduction and networking. There will be a workshop for Commercialization Reactor’s pre-selected technology developers and pitch training session for  semi finalists pre-selected for start-up competition.

Conference Day 1. The event itself will be mainly focused on presentations, round table discussions, B2B meetings and workshops for representatives of start-ups, investors, scientific organizations and industry representatives. Commercialization Reactor 12’th Ignition Event  and semi-final of start-up competition will also take place.

Conference Day 2. During the final day there will be start-up creation workshops, presentations, discussions and individual meetings. The Finals will also take place.

We are planning to welcome representatives – entrepreneurs, start-ups, scientists, and curious minds from Baltic countries, European and CIS countries - representatives from science and technologically based business environment, scientific institutions, start-ups, investors and start-up promotional and support organizations.

Please note: The language of the Conference will be English.

Contact person:
Ms Ieva Rubene, Senior Project Manager
Innovation Support Division
Technology Department

Investment and Development Agency of Latvia (LIAA)
Address: PērsesStreet 2, Rīga LV-1442, Latvia
Phone: +371 67039454
Mobile phone: +371 26518628
E-mail: ieva.rubene@liaa.gov.lv