Schedule

10 February, 2020, Monday
Call for application

25 February till 23:59, 2020, Tuesday
Application submission deadline

2 March, 2020, Monday
Invitation to participate for the shortlisted teams (sending homework)

10 March, 2020, Tuesday
18:00-20:00 Remote work: consultations regarding the homework

11 March, 2020, Wednesday @ Buildit, Elizabetes Street 20, Riga
10:00 Doors open, coffee
10:30 – 12:00 Welcome & How to prepare a pitch deck with Viesturs Zeps
12:00 – 13:30 Design thinking with Didzis Dejus
13:30 – 14:00 Break
14:00 – 17:00 Remote work: consultations regarding the homework

12 March, 2020, Thursday @ TechHub Riga, Kronvalda Boulevard 4, Riga
9:00 Doors open, coffee
09:30 – 10:00 Intro to InnoEnergy program with Zigmārs Reklaitis
10:00 – 13:00 Fundamentals of lean start-up methodology with Viesturs Sosārs
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 – 17:00 Marketing for start-ups with Jūlija Gifford

13 March, 2020, Friday @ TechHub Riga, Kronvalda Boulevard 4, Riga
9:00 Doors open, coffee
09:30 – 11:00 Overview of Latvian start-up ecosystem with Emīls Dārziņš
11:00 – 11:30 Break
11:30 – 13:00 Funding & fundraising for start-ups with Viesturs Sosārs
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 – 15:30 Introduction to IPR protection with Lauma Muižniece

14 March, 2020, Saturday @ TechHub Riga, Kronvalda Boulevard 4, Riga
09:00 Doors open, coffee
09:30 – 13:00 Workshop: pitching preparations with Viesturs Sosārs
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 – 17:00 Workshop: pitching dry runs with Viesturs Sosārs

18 March, 2020, Wednesday
14:00-18:00 Remote work: consultations regarding homework

20 March till 23:59, 2020, Friday
Homework submission

26 March, 2020, Thursday
14:00-18:00 Remote work: rehearsing for pitching

27 March, 2020, Friday
16:30-17:00 Remote Key-note: Ernests Štāls, serial startuper, co-founder of TechHub Riga and the driving force behind TechChill, the largest local startup conference
17:00-19:00 Remote Demo Day: pitching to the jury in collaboration with TechHub Riga and Buildit