e-Residency Digital Summit

The Estonian e-Residency team is organising the largest-ever online event for the DACH region  the

e-Residency Digital Summit“

When: tomorrow, Thursday 19 November from 14:00 – 18:00 CET

The event is free and open to anyone. Registration and program are available here: https://e-resident.gov.ee/digital-summit-germany/

The event will include panel discussions on how Estonia’s digital infrastructure functions, about business environment and startup ecosystem as well as on international taxation matters. Participants can also participate at live webinars with e-Residency marketplace members, including virtual office service providers, fintech banking partners and international tax advisors. Even though the event will largely focus on Germany some of the live webinars will also look into Austria and Switzerland-specific matters.

Agenda

14:00 Introduction and welcome

 Mats Kuuskemaa, Head of Business Strategy, e-Residency

14:05 Doing business in a digitalised country: How has Estonia made it

safe and accessible from anywhere in the world?

German audio/English subtitles
Florian Marcus (moderator), Digitalisation Expert, e-Estonia
Hendrik Lume, Partner and Senior Consultant, Nortal
Riina Leminsky, Director of Business Development, Germany, Austria and Switzerland, Invest in Estonia/Enterprise Estonia
Dr Priya E. Abraham MBE, Digital Transformation Strategist, Cyber and Data Protection Expert, Founder of Cyberconnecting OÜ

14:55 Is Estonia a startup nation? Lessons from entrepreneurs

English audio/German subtitles
Alex Wellman (moderator), Marketing and Communications Team Lead, e-Residency
Kristel Kruustük, Founder and CTO, Testlio
Alagan Mahalingam, CEO Rootcode Labs (includes Rootcode OÜ)
Bertrand Dour, Founder and CEO, 7 Flows OÜ
15:45 Taxation for cross-border businesses: Where to start looking for answers for your business case?
German audio/English subtitles
Thomas Schneider (moderator), Founder and CEO, Taylored Cooperation Management OÜ
Andra Larin, International Tax Lawyer, CEO and Founder, Priolaunch
Damir Tomicic, Founder and CFO Axinom (includes Axinom Eesti OÜ)
Jan Johannes, CEO Cludlessone OÜ
The panel will be followed by introduction to e-Residency Marketplace and Service Providers by Raimo Matvere, Head of Partnerships at e-Residency

16:30 Meet the Experts session 1

Get to know and ask questions from service providers who can support you in starting and growing your company fully online.
Virtual Office services: 1Office, Xolo, e-Residency Hub, Silva Hunt, Unicount, Your Company in Estonia, Incorpora

17:00 Meet the Experts session 2

Get to know and ask questions from service providers who can support you in starting and growing your company fully online.
Virtual Office services: 1Office, Xolo, e-Residency Hub, Silva Hunt, Unicount, Your Company in Estonia, Incorpora
Fintech/banking partners: TransferWise, Payoneer
Tax advisory: Crowe DNW, Priolaunch, BDO, DBS Accounting and Corporate Services

17:30 Meet the Experts session 3

Get to know and ask questions from service providers who can support you in starting and growing your company fully online.
Fintech/banking partners: TransferWise, Payoneer
Tax advisory: Crowe DNW, BDO, DBS Accounting and Corporate Services

14:00 -18:00 Master Classes (available to view during the entire event)

e-Residency service providers offer key support and advisory services for e-residents wishing to run companies fully remotely, including bookkeeping, virtual office, tax and legal advisory as well as business banking services.

Some of the master classes you can see (more to be announced):
– How to establish a company fully online
– How to find your first gigs as a freelancer?
– Things you forgot to consider before founding a company as an e-resident
– Understanding taxes: the long-term advantages of the Estonian deferred profit taxation directly compared to German taxation

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