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Latvia is the first country in the world to officially acknowledge startup contribution to the economy by celebrating Startup Day on September 12th. This year Startup Day activities will take place in VEF district, and to foster collaboration within the ecosystem, VEFRESH together with Startup SAFARI is organizing speed-dating sessions for startups to meet with corporate mentors as well as possible investors.

To participate, apply by filling out the form below by September 1st!

Application deadline has been extended to September 4th!

Name *
Choose the phase that best describes your current situation
Needed investment amount, advice on business pain points, etc.


Startup SAFARI

Startup SAFARI Riga will be turning the streets of Riga into a jungle open for everyone willing to explore Riga’s startup wildlife, either you want to get insights into startup scene, find an internship or deep dive into the community - Startup SAFARI will have it all. For more info please follow this link.


VEFRESH is an innovation movement that aims to redevelop VEF district as a pilot territory for smart city solutions where corporations, start ups and public sector prototype and test their latest solutions in public space. VEF district is accountable for more than 40% of the Latvia’s annual IT exports and employs more than 4000 tech specialists. For more info please follow this link.


Startup day is a platform for uniting policy makers, startups and corporates to take action by discussing, learning about the significant role of startups in the Latvian ecosystem. The day include workshops, discussions, networking and celebration. For more info please follow this link.