4th Riga-Cambridge Venture Camp

Location and time: Riga, Latvia (1 November – 15 December 2018) and Cambridge, UK (21-26 January 2019)

The goal of the Riga-Cambridge Venture Camp is to promote the implementation of new, prosperous business ideas by developing participants’ skills in team building, attracting funding, and other aspects of business.

The program takes place in two modules: Riga module and Cambridge module. The Riga Module includes practical lectures, teamwork, mentoring sessions, business stories, homework, and in the end – business idea pitches to business experts at the “Bears’ Cove” event, when 25 best participants will be nominated to take part in the Cambridge module.

The Cambridge module consists of more in-depth practical lectures and mentoring, as well as networking with entrepreneurs and professors of Cambridge.
Target audience:
 young people who want to develop their career in business;
 startups.

The working language is English.

Registration before 31 October: http://www.connectlatvia.lv/cvc-1/registration-form/

A participation fee of EUR 20 must be paid by 1 November 2018:
Association “CONNECT Latvija”
Reg. No. 40008072469
Account No. LV82HABA0551004308833
Purpose of the payment: Name, surname participation fee for CVC
Additional information: by e-mail info@connectlatvia.lv or by phone +371 29100252
(Elmars Baltins).

LECSA Call for Applications to participate in Study Tour in Brussels

Latvian European Community Studies Association (LECSA) invites students from Latvian higher education institutions to apply for EU Business Study Tour (BST) to Brussels on Nov.5-9, 2018!  EU BST is a network for European Business Studies uniting universities and business schools from Belgium, Germany, Latvia and Switzerland.

All students are welcome to apply! This is an excellent realistic opportunity to meet experts from European institutions, policy think-tanks, and business organizations, to  immerse in the EU institutions and business organizations, to expand your knowledge, world-view and network!

The call is open until October 22, 2018! Please find the Call attached and online at www.lecsa.eu. Don’t miss it! Apply now and let us take you on one of the highlight weeks of your studies!


1. See more information here
2. Apply online here
3. Follow the instructions by organizers
4. For more information, please contact us: info@lecsa.eu; Prof. Dr. Tatjana Muravska, +371 29 20 77 53; Dr. Romans Putans, + 371 29 442 854.

P&G CEO Challenge – applications are now open!

Do you want to know what it feels like to drive a billion-dollar brand? Are you looking for an opportunity to apply your skills to build real market strategies? Are you ready to challenge yourself with the brightest minds to find the best business solutions?
If the answer is “yes”, P&G CEO Challenge is the competition you are looking for. Not some theoretical exercise, but a real-life business case for global leading brand, Gillette.
Apply to participate in the online case and get the chance to travel to P&G Istanbul General Offices for a 2-day event, where you will join a team of 3 to take on the Gillette business case and present your solution to a jury of P&G executives. It will be a unique opportunity to get in contact with P&G culture, network with our people and experience the way we work.
The deadline for applying is November 18 and the link with further instructions can be found here.