EstBAN10Angel Summit


What to expect?

Amazing speakers highly renowned for their expertise in the field

Practical workshops to hash out the details of angel investing as a high risk investment

Great company of fellow investors whose mind to pick

War stories on some of the best and worst investments 

A glimpse into the deal flow EstBAN angels are facing every day

How to start with angel investments?

Investment recommendations of top investors in times of crisis

How to recognize next unicorns or zebras?

Expand your portfolio through new investment instruments

From what moment can we call Estonia the next Silicon Valley? Opinions are expressed by the most reputable angel investors in Northern Europe and Estonia.

Come and learn from the biggest Estonian digital society developers how to find the next billion companies.


Louis Zezeran

/ event host, comedian and public speaker based in Tallinn, Estonia.

Kristel Kruustük

/ founder and board director of Testlio, angel investor


Jussi Heinilä

/ Co-Founder, Board Member and Honorary member of FiBAN

Anna Wnuk

/ Investor Relations Manager, Experior Venture Fund

Toomas Hendrik Ilves

/ The President of Estonia 2006-2016

Ivar Siimar

/ Partner in

Jesper Jarlbæk

/ Chairman of DanBAN, Danish Business Angels

Kärt Siilats

/ partner at

Mojo Capital

Alison Fort

/ CEO of Katapult Foundation

Mari-Liis Lind

/ Co-founder of VIVITA and Tech Sisters

Nerijus Mačiulis

/ Chief economist at Swedbank Lithuania

Rainer Sternfeld

/ Managing Partner at NordicNinja VC

Priit Lepasepp

/ CEO and Founder of Sunly

Jaan Tallinn

/ Co-founder of Skype, investor

Axel Stellbrink

/ Founder & Partner at Stellbrink & Partner

Vilve Vene

/ Co-founder of Tuum

Merit Valdsalu

/ CEO and

co-founder of Single.Earth

Kadri Tammai

/ Head of startup incubator, Tallinn Science Park Tehnopol

Haver Järveoja

/ COO at ReadyPlayerMe

Jevgeni Kabanov

/ CPO & President at Bọlt

Carlos Paniagua

/ CTO & founder of Glia

Ivo Remmelg

/ President Emeritus of EstBAN, Founding partner of NestCap

Ahti Heinla

/ Co-founder at Skype and Starship Technologies

Oliver Rätsep

/ Head of Global Business Development, Invest in Estonia

Ali Adil

/ Startup Program Manager, Microsoft


9:30 Opening Doors

10:00 Opening words by hosts Louis and Kristel

Welcoming words by EstBAN president Lev Dolgatsjov

Welcoming words by Joonas Vänto - Invest Estonia

10:10 Keynote | The Next Episode: Building systems that increase resilience and accumulate advantages

Rainer Sternfeld

10:35 Panel discussion | Earning your wings - best practices, and war stories of building BANs and doing angel investments

Ivar Siimar, Vladas Lašas, Jesper Jarlbaek, Jussi Heinilä, moderated by Mari-Liis Lind

11:10 Panel discussion | Discussion on the impact of decisions made in the past paving the way to the future

Toomas Hendrik Ilves and Jaan Tallinn, moderated by Kristel Kruustük

11:45 Keynote | Addressing the problem with diversity from founders and funders perspective.

Anna Wnuk

12:15 Keynote | Safe guarding investments into startups by patents

Axel Stellbrink

12:45 Lunch break

13:45 Entertainment

13:55 Panel discussion | Estonian Unicorns disprove the misconception that angels never get the hottest deals

Jevgeni Kabanov, Ahti Heinla, Carlos Paniagua, moderated by Kadri Tammai

14:30 Keynote | Going beyond seed stage - other options for tech investing

Kärt Siilats

14:55 Keynote | When the music stops

Nerijus Mačiulis, Chief economist at Swedbank Lithuania

15:25 Keynote | Don't let the good crisis go waste - where to invest during the turbulent times?

Priit Lepasepp

15:50 Keynote | Impact investing not ‘woke capitalism

Alison Fort

Founder Stories by the next Estonian unicorns

16:15 Tuum - Vilve Vene

16:25 Efenco - Kristjan Tiik

16:35 Single Earth - Merit Valdsalu

16:45 Ready Player Me - Haver Järveoja

17:00 End of I half of the day

Gala dinner 

19:30 Opening doors and DJ Tom Lilienthal

20:00 Entertainment and opening of EstBAN10 Gala Dinner

20:15 Food and drinks in the tabels (free seating)

20:00 EstBAN recognition and Prudentia TechTop awards and Open Mic

22:00 EstBAN Charity Auction

23:10 Cake, Band and Party

01:00 End of EstBAN10 Angel Summit 


DJ Tom Lilienthal

Celebrating 10 years of successful synergy building

Estonian Business Angels Network, established in late 2012, is one of the most active business angel networks in the region, seeking investment opportunities in Estonia and its neighbouring countries with an aim to grow the quantity and quality of local seed-stage investments. EstBAN is a non-profit organization formed and led by it’s members.


Member of BAN and support members

Member of EstBAN

Regular ticket




€  +VAT

€  +VAT

 169€ + VAT/without gala dinner

219€ + VAT /without gala dinner

€  +VAT

189€ + VAT/without gala dinner

99€+VAT only gala

99€+VAT only gala

99€+VAT only gala

Park Inn by Radisson Meriton Conference & Spa Hotel Tallinn

The reservation can be made individually by mentioning “EstBAN10” when

making a booking via :



NOBELI SAAL, Noblessner

Peetri 10, Tallinn


Anu Oks

EstBAN managing director

Kadri Allaste

Delfi Elamus project manager

Lea Seema

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