DOING BUSINESS IN EUROPE: HOW ESTONIA IS DRIVING INNOVATION IN EUROPE AND BEYOND

Enterprise Estonia

James S. York

Director of US Business & Innovation, Enterprise Estonia

James S. York began his career in New York in finance and real estate, having graduated from Polytechnic University (NYU). Today, Mr. York serves as the Director of US Business & Innovation for Enterprise Estonia, working from the offices of the Consulate General of Estonia in New York. He comes to the role after nearly a decade of working with startup and innovation companies in Estonia, the UK and US in both senior management and consultative capacities.

 

At Enterprise Estonia his focus is on developing greater business and investment ties between Estonia and the US, working to foster increased Trade Development and Foreign Direct Investment.

 

Enterprise Estonia (EAS) is an agency of the Government of Estonia, EAS promotes business and regional development in Estonia. It is one of the largest institutions within the national support system for entrepreneurship, providing financial assistance, advisory, cooperation opportunities and training for entrepreneurs, research establishments, public and third sector.

As a result of its two-decade commitment to IT, Estonia is the world’s most advanced digital society and recognized leader in digital skills, infrastructure and legislation. Estonia boasts a full digital ecosystem, world class cyber-security, and soon-to-be 5G infrastructure. Skype, Transferwise, GrabCAD, Skeleton, Lingvist are just a few of many successful technology startups born in Estonia.

This presentation will cover:
  • How Estonia has transformed into the digital hub of Europe
  • Estonia as a launch-pad to the European marketplace
  • Benefits of doing business in Estonia

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