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May 24 - May 25
Estonia’s flagship tech & startup event Latitude59 comes in Tallinn on May 24 – 25 2018.
This year program for Latitude59 will feature the Ethical Hacker Ralph Echemendia, one of the makers of the world’s first clean meat burger Peter Verstrate, world-famous skater and now OnOff founder/CEO Taig Khris, head of SurveyMonkey’s organic growth Eli Schwartz.
In addition to that, there will be keynotes by Yosi Taguri, co-founder/CEO of MissingLink – an Israeli company building AI for developers; Merike Kaeo, CTO of Farsight Security based in Seattle, Robert Luciani, founder/CTO of LakeTide – the nerdiest company in Stockholm building 3D-printed robots, deploy DNNs on GPU clusters, and gib noobs in Quake1; Kathryn Myronuk, Advisory Board Member on Diversity Inclusion at Singularity University; Annika Helendi co-founding CMO at DashBird, ex-CEO at Teamweek; Ivo Malm, co-founder/CEO of Autobahn; René Mõttus, lecturer researcher on various topics related to human personality at University of Edinburgh; Olga Steidl, Berlin-based managing director of Skyroam for Europe, Middle-East Africa; Dr. Aro Velmet, Assistant Professor of History at the University of Southern California.
Latitude59 2018 will have 13 different tracks divided between 3 main themes:
“Founders” theme will include presentations and discussions on marketing growth, company culture, bootstrapping your business, making the most of your board, investing in SAAS companies and fuelling your growth through an ICO.
“Future is here” theme will have presentations and talks on the future of food – from clean meat to vertical farming, on AI moving from the hype to actual business practices, understanding how the human brain adapts to different technologies and looking into the future of cybersecurity.
“Digital society theme” will have the Estonian president on board in discussing big tech, data the fragile state of democracy as well as a discussion on the relevance of the nation-state in the digital age.
Besides speakers, Latitude59 Investor Day will bring togetrher investors from all over the world. Companies like Point Nine Capital, Capital A Partners, Nextury Ventures, Inventure, Creandum, Practica Capital, Karma VC, Superhero Capital, Flint Capital, Imprimatur Capital, OneRagtime and many others already confirmed their attendance.