FNE AV Innovation: DIGIX incubator pushing the boundaries of digital media

FNE Innovation 2016-12-09

TALLINN: DIGIX is the Baltic States’ first creative industries incubator for startups working with the elusive and fast developing field of digital media. Set up in 2015, DIGIX is located on the premises of the Baltic Film and Media School, staying close to upcoming talent in the audiovisual, media, games and e-learning fields.

digixDIGIX runs a 6-month programme for startup companies less than 2 years old and working with any creative content running on digital screens, from smartphones to cinemas. The incubator is funded by Enterprise Estonia with the express purpose of nurturing creative talent into functioning businesses, with export of services and products as the final goal. Since its establishment, DIGIX has worked with 20+ startups, with a third doing sales abroad today.

DIGIX alumni and current members include companies in fields as diverse as gaming, 3D modelling and animation, crowdsourcing digital heritage, music industry crowdfunding, augmented reality solutions for schools, virtual reality solutions for museums, real-time war-games tracking, auto-focus sensors for film cameras, etc. The incubator uses the help of over 40 mentors from Estonia and abroad to help tune the teams’ business models and creative content in weekly seminars and monthly business coaching. Companies can chose to locate their office in DIGIX or participate in the programme.

As a tentpole event, DIGIX also organises the biannual and Baltics’ largest 48-hour creative industries hackathon Loomehäkk with over 100 international participants.

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Storytek Creative Hub (Founder and CEO)
Head Of Programming // NEXT at Marché du Film - Festival de Cannes
Associate Expert/ Mission of Special Advisor Guillame Klossa to Vice President Ansip (European Commisson)


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The head of ARTE unit dedicated to upcoming technologies.


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The Author of LargoAI.


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The creator of  the Sandbox Hub.


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Author of the Playpilot


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SEVP of ARTE France Cinema
CEO of ARTE/COFINOVA
President of ARTE KINO Endowment Fund


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CEO FASSOO


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COO Festival Scope Pro


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Transmedialist (co-owner) 
Jakubisko Film (a creative partner)


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Filmmaker, created the project "Tour d’Europe des cinémas"


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Ventuz designer, data integrator, software developer, VJ XLAB.   


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In charge of business development for Under The Milky Way.