Launch your angel investment journey with Connect2Scale Angel Academy

20 February, 2024

EstBAN together with other European angel networks is about to start new Connect2Scale Angel Academy which consists of four learning sessions designed for aspiring angel investors. The initiative offers trainings, knowledge-sharing and networking opportunities. Next Generation Angel Academy targets novice angel investors and entrepreneurs who feel they need some support and insight from more experienced business angels.

If you have ever thought about becoming a business angel, this is for you.

First session is with Heidi Kakko, March 7

Time: March 7, 18:00
Location: Workland Vabaduse, Pärnu mnt 12, Tallinn & online

🎙️ Heidi will speak about:

  • startups as an asset class;
  • general overview of risk investments;
  • the very first Do’s and Dont’s as a Business Angel;
  • world trends.


Timeline of the Angel Academy

All the trainings are hybrid, so you can join either online or in person.

📍 TALLINN 7th of March, 18:00 in Workland Vabaduse, Pärnu mnt 12, Tallinn  & Zoom!
Heidi Kakko – Startups as an asset class, overall overview of risk investment and the very first Do’s and Dont’s for a Business Angel? World trends. 

📍 HELSINKI 14th of March, 18:00 in PRH, Sörnäisten rantatie 13 B, Helsinki & Zoom!
Ilkka Kaikuvuo – Building portfolio – different strategies and how do get the best deal flow? What kind of investor You would like to be?

📍 LJUBLIJANA 21th of March, 18:00 in Impact Hub Ljubljana, Slovenska c. 56, Ljubljana & Zoom!
Christopher Coomes – How to evaluate a team? The basics of due diligence? The ratio of Yes and No’s?

📍 VILNIUS 28th of March, 18:00 in Rockit Vilnius (Gynėjų str. 14) & Zoom!

Giedrė Čiuladienė (TRINITI JUREX) – The basic legal frameworks for investing. Termsheet. Investment Agreement and SHA.


Why attend?

  • Exclusive Online Trainings

Where else would you learn how to become a good angel investor? Engage in online and off-line trainings for novice angels and learn about the practical topics like portfolio building, startup valuation, DD and value creation.

  • Valuable Networking Opportunities

Connect with a diverse group of angels, VCs, policymakers, startups, and ecosystem players. Enhance your network and learn from peers and industry leaders through our interactive sessions.

  • Certification and Special Offers

Earn a certificate of completion by attending all 4 trainings (on-site or online). Attend all four sessions to get exclusive discounts for the EBAN Congress 2024 and an invitation to the C2S Lighthouse Expedition!



Should you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact us via or visit Connect2Scale website.