Always open to fresh ideas and constantly looking for ways to improve, we are not afraid of doing things differently.
Estonia is among the best educated countries in math, science, and ICT. Our companies and R&D institutions boast a highly skilled workforce. We find smart solutions to complicated problems and see challenges as opportunities.
Estonian scientists and companies have collaborated with European Spallation Source - ESS, Max-IV, ITER, European Organization for Nuclear Research - CERN, and European Space Agency – ESA (Estonia became full member of ESA 2015). Our companies and R&D institutions have since 2010 participated in 46 projects within ESA programs, gaining invaluable knowledge and technological experience.
In Estonia starting a company takes just three hours and filing taxes just minutes. Where business is easy, business will grow. Estonia has more startups per capita than almost anywhere else in Europe.
Wired magazine named Estonia the most advanced digital society in the world. We have built an efficient, secure and transparent e-infrastructure that has almost eliminated bureaucracy. We use digital signatures, file our taxes, and manage our businesses online. Most of these services are also available to our e-residents.