An Interview from the Digital Freedom Festival 2016 in Riga


Ilja Laurs is a serial entrepreneur & venture investor built several companies from scratch. Talking to an FTN team at the Digital Freedom Festival 2016 in Riga, he spoke about what makes the Baltic states such a unique place for technology startups. He sees big chances for fintech and Augemnted/Virtual Reality companies. Despite the impressive numbers of startups, Ilja still sees much more potential. He explained that it is so easy to start a company, that the remaining hurdles are no excuse for not founding.


This is one of several Interviews from the Digital Freedom Festival 2016. Click here to see them all.