How Estonia hacked Covid-19
Estonia declared a state of emergency on 12 March at 22.30. On March 13 at noon, the startup ecosystem led by Garage 48 and accelerate Estonia launched “Hack the Crisis” an online hackathon (forty-eight hours non-stop workshops) bringing together more than 1000 people remotely by videoconference. The objective was to select the five best projects […]Read more
Is Estonia the new black?
Has Estonia’s momentum come as a leader of a world “fit for the digital age?” Will digitalization finally become a standard for societies after the pandemic? . This European Digital trailblazer is the first digital society in the world and also a true case study. Over the last 25 years, Estonia built the first platform-government, […]Read more
What can we learn during a learning expedition with DigeeTrips?
What can we learn from the Estonian model during a learning expedition with DigeeTrips? – Development potential does not depend on the size of the country, nor on the of its natural resources – The development of quality digital infrastructures enables efficient services that contribute to a virtuous circle of innovation and economic growth – […]Read more
Heading to Estonia with a focus on blockchain and cybersecurity
Heading to Estonia with a focus on blockchain and cybersecurity. On the 24th of January, La villa numéris and DigeeTrips presented an overview about what a learning expedition in Estonia could bring. Discussions and exchanges were enriched by interventions of Kadi Metsandi, Counsellor for Economic Affairs of the Estonian, Embassy in France, Sandy Beky, founder of Kyo Sei […]Read more