EIT Food & Aarhus University workshop on understanding consumer choices.

Dear EIT Food Friends,

We have pleasure to inform you that EIT Food CLC North-East together with Aarhus University organise a workshop on topic Understanding Consumer Choices and Experiences in Food.

The workshop will take place in Aarhus, 5-6.06.2019.

During the workshop we are going to discuss:

✅ What is it that we do not understand about how consumers make choices of food?

✅ Can an experience be a driving force in food choices?

✅ What are better ways of generating consumer insights on their food experience and choices?

Please find more information here: https://bit.ly/2VzcoNe

Apply for camp “Step by Step:How to be the BEST of the BEST”

Riga Technical university Career center together with student organization “BEST-Riga” invites you to apply for summer camp “Step by Step: How to be the BEST of the BEST”, that will take place from 8th to 11th of August in “Jaunlīdumi”, Jelgava.

During these 4 days participants will have the opportunity to take part in various personal skills trainings, meet company representatives from leading companies in industry, improve English level and to meet other RTU students. During summer camp trainings on topics like team work, presentation skills, creative methods of leadership, project management and others will be held by internationally recognized trainers of BEST.
All participants will be challenged to test knowledge gained during camp in a case study about problems in everyday work environment.
Application is open until 24th of May, by filling the APPLICATION FORM. More information can be found on website.
Supporter of the camp: «Visma» and «Solvay Business Services Latvia».
Questions related to summer camp you can ask via email stepbystep@best.rtu.lv

Student assessement of employer

A call for students to complete student assessment survey.

The RTU Career Centre collaborates and communicates with many employers every day. We invite you to fill out this survey, so that we can make suggestions for an attractive employer. Survey is intended to find out what students appreciate in employers, what is expected from companies and which employers currently are recognised among students.


!!! Three lucky ones will get valuable prizes from our sponsors. The prizes are a hoody, selfie stick and Universal size waterproof bag (fits all smartphones).

FIDE World Chess Grand Prix Riga 2019 July 11-25

Riga will become the world chess capital in July 2019. The second Grand Prix leg will be hosted at Latvian National Library from July 11 till 25. Grand Prix in Riga will continue Championship Cycle. 16 best chess players from different countries will come to Riga to compete for Candidates Tournament participation.

!!!! Volunteers needed.

Volunteer advantages:

  • Be a part of one of the most important and prestigious world sports chess event
  • Gain valuable skills & experience working in a big international team and improve your CV
  • Get an official letter of recommendation from the most intellectual brand in the world of sport
  • Experience the atmosphere of a high-class international event
  • Get branded merchandise as a contributor’s reward


  • Smart and proactive youth
  • English language (upper intermediate and higher). Russian or Latvian language will be advantage.
  • Interested in high-standard event management skills improvement
  • Chess knowledge is preferable but not obligatory

Before June 1: submitting applications
Before June 10: candidates’ interviews

Days of work: July 11—25, except, except July 21
Approximate hours of work: 1—9 PM

To submit your application, please write to Sabira at grand.prix.riga@gmail.com. In your letter please tell us about your university, study field, age, previous volunteering experience and why would you like to become an intern for the FIDE World Chess Grand Prix Riga 2019. CV is appreciated but not obligatory.

Hackaton Advanced analytics challenge 2019

Data analysis wizards wanted! Can you do wonders while using data and statistics? Understand what R, SQL, Machine Learning means? Do you fancy solving real life case for the company and yet have a lot of fun? Prove yourself at the Deloitte hackathon and win EUR 500!


Apply by 14.05. by sending your CV to pnazarova@deloitte.com


You can apply individually or form a team of 3


Any questions? E-mail us at pnazarova@deloitte.com