LightCode Timeline

UPCOMING EVENTS

AUGUST 2022

sTARTUp Day – From Zero to Hero is the most startup-minded festival in the Baltics.

It transforms Tartu into a mecca of entrepreneurship for 3 days.


Planning to join us there? Let us know!

PAST EVENTS

June 2022

LightCode was chosen to be in MIT Enterprise Forum Greece finals!


The MITEF Greece Startup Competition is one of the leading acceleration programs in South-Eastern Europe and is a chapter of a global entrepreneurial network inspired by MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), one of the world’s top technology universities.

June 2022

We participated in Automatica and Odense Investor Summit!


Automatica is The Leading Exhibition for Smart Automation and Robotics.

In the "Future of Robotics" hall there were 15 companies pitching during the Odense Investor Summit.

June 2022

LightCode Photonics was attending Eurosatory and Viva Technology.

Eurosatory - the international reference for land and airland Defence and Security exhibitions!

Viva Technology - Europe's biggest startup and tech event!

June 2022

Let's meet up at Arctic15 Helsinki!

Arctic15 is a meeting spot for startup entrepreneurs, investors, corporates, and media from 60+ countries.

May 2022

Come and meet us at Latitude59!

Join us in the demo area, to see how we change the way how robots look at the world and come to listen our ideas and insights during the panel discussions.

Latitude is a flagship startup and tech event of the world’s first digital society. 19-20 May, 2022 at Kultuurikatel, Tallinn, Estonia & online

May 2022

Let's meet up at Sifted Sessions Tallinn!

Sifted Sessions will give the opportunity to hear from some of Europe’s leading startup founders, super operators, and ecosystem builders.

APR 2022

LightCode participated in the main startup event in Baltics - TechChill 2022!

Apr 2022

LightCode was pitching in MIT Enterprise Forum Greece competition semi-finals.

"Breakthrough in 3D vision for affordable autonomous mobility",

presented by our CEO and Founder Heli Valtna.


The MITEF Greece Startup Competition is one of the leading acceleration programs in South-Eastern Europe and is a chapter of a global entrepreneurial network inspired by MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), one of the world’s top technology universities.

FEB 2022

LightCode had a wonderful teamwork day, strengthening, even more, our core values: respect, growth, focus, authenticity & inventiveness.

Values were put to tasty apple pies and you can see a quick video of our event here.

Dec 2021

LightCode technology demo took place on 𝗗𝗲𝗰𝗲𝗺𝗯𝗲𝗿 9th.
Plans to launch the MVP and customer pilots were introduced.

Dec 2021

We’ve been named one of Hello Tomorrow’s Deep Tech Pioneers!

Come and meet us at the “𝗛𝗲𝗹𝗹𝗼 𝗧𝗼𝗺𝗼𝗿𝗿𝗼𝘄 𝗚𝗹𝗼𝗯𝗮𝗹 𝗦𝘂𝗺𝗺𝗶𝘁 𝟮𝟬𝟮𝟭” along with 3,500 disruptive startups, investors, corporations and more. Europe’s biggest deep tech event took place on 𝗗𝗲𝗰𝗲𝗺𝗯𝗲𝗿 𝟮𝗻𝗱-𝟯𝗿𝗱.

Aug 2021

The LightCode tech team is presenting our
new and smaller Software-Defined 3D Camera prototype at
sTARTUp Day and participating in the Finding Your Way in Deep-Tech Entrepreneurship talk.

Latitude59 Special Edition 2021

June 2021

LightCode team participated in Latitude59 Special Edition with
a pitch and a prototype.

Spring 2021

Here's a snapshot of the LightCode in spring 2021.

Be quick and take a look, we’re on the fast track!

Here's how we plan to change the world

LightCode in spring 2020
ESA BIC Estonia

May 2021

LightCode Photonics joined EAS Business Incubator and ESA BIC (Business Incubator Centre Estonia).

Feb 2021

The LightCode team made it into finals (top 6) on the ActInSpace hackathon amid 543 teams participating globally.

ActInSpace 2020

Jan 2021

A portable LightCode prototype demo in the lab.

The 3D camera provides 128 times resolution enhancement compared to the detector’s native resolution.

DEC 2020

LightCode Photonics raised the pre-seed round of €425K,

led by reputable early-stage funds: United Angels and Superangels

and 10 technology-oriented angel investors.

Read more.

United Angels VC
Superangel
BaseCamp Hackathon

Oct 2020

LightCode team made into finals in Base Camp Hackathon.

Aug 2020

LightCode Photonics was founded by Heli Valtna (CEO), Sergey Omelkov (CTO),

Andreas Valdmann and Jan Bogdanov.

Founders of LightCode Photonics
Latitude 59 2020

Aug 2020

LightCode team LightCode team participated

Latitude59 Pitching Competition.

Jan 2020

LightCode team joined

S2B Launchpad.




S2B Launchpad Tartu Science Park
sept 2017 Tartu University team of researchers

Sept 2017

The LightCode Software-Defined 3D Camera concept took its inception when the founder team tackled a challenge to develop an innovative imaging technology at the University of Tartu, Institute of Physics.