Tartu Biotechnology Park (TBP)

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Established:

2001

Employees:

5

Location:

Tartu

Distinctiveness:

Integrated expertise in the fields of medicine and biotechnology

Services:

The TBP provides physical infrastructure as well as business development and consultancy services to companies and R&D institutions in the fields of biotechnology, medicine, and veterinary medicine

Areas of activity:

Biotechnology, Medicine, Veterinary Medicine and Life Sciences

Main clients:

Currently TBP is a home to 12 companies and a BioMed Incubator with 16 startups and SMEs. We have more than 150 companies in the network and over 60 international project partners. TBP is helping over 40 biotechnology and medical companies per year

Partners:

The Tartu Biotechnology Park collaborates in the field of medical and biotechnology in the development and support of organizations and enterprises, research and development institutions, public sector representatives, and foundations in Estonia and abroad

A selection of their partners:

Estonian Biocentre, University of Tartu, Tallinn University of Technology, Estonian University of Life Sciences, Tallinn University, Estonian Genome Foundation, National Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics, Tartu City Council, Tartu Science Park, Tallinn Science Park Tehnopol, Enterprise Estonia, Medicon Valley (Denmark), Turku Bio Valley Ltd. (Finland), BioCon Valley Ltd. (Germany), Steinbeis Foundation (Germany), Accelerator Corp. (USA), MPM Capital (USA)

Since 2005 the TBP has been a member of and local contact point for ScanBalt – an organization incorporating countries bordering the Baltic Sea. As a network of networks it aims to promote the development of the ScanBalt BioRegion as a globally competitive meta-bioregion.