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Past event: Defence59

Join us at the Defence59 online demo event on February 15, and discover the latest innovations from DefenceTech – all hailing from Estonia, ranked #1 in EU by the Global Cybersecurity Index.

What makes Estonia a breeding ground for innovations in defence technology? Defence59 reveals the answer to that! In just 59 minutes, you can hear all about the up-and-coming players and aspects that make Estonia a hotbed for innovation in Defence technology.

On February 15 at 16:00 (GMT+2), we will line up 7 innovative Estonian DefenceTech companies. From high-tech mobile apps to AI-powered tracking platforms, discover the known and unknown innovative players and find out who’s next to break through.


The introduction of Estonia’s fast-growing technology industry will be made by Hanno Pevkur, Estonian Minister of Defence, and Tarmo Ränisoo, CEO of Defence Estonia.

Seven outstanding DefenceTech companies pitching at Defence59:

Jaanus Tamm, President and CEO of Defsecintel Solutions

Ingvar Pärnamäe, CEO of VegVisir

Henry Härm, Founder and CEO of Wayren

Andi Hektor, Co-founder and Chair of the Board of GScan

Andy Viikmaa, CEO of TrackDeep

Marko Kaseleht, Co-founder and CEO at SensusQ

Leet Rauno Lember, COO of Marduk Technologies

Furthermore, we have invited the NATO Cooperative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence, Milrem unmanned war robots developer and Finnish military vehicles producer BAE Systems Hägglunds to share their knowledge. You will meet Raul Rikk, Science and Development Director at Milrem RoboticsDr Mart Noorma, Director of NATO Cooperative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence (CCDCOE), and Jukka Vitikka, Business Director of BAE Systems Hägglunds.

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Want to invest in Estonia? Read more about the Defence business opportunities Estonia offers, or send us an e-Consulting request to get more detailed information. 

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