Program content description

Forum „Baltic business knowledge day”

Period: 2006 - 2008

Project aim

The forum consists of an extensive seminar programme and familiarisation with new training programs and business management solutions, as well as it involves expositions, consultations and experience exchanges with business management experts on the following topics:

- Business management;

- HR development and management;

- Knowledge management;

- Marketing management;

-Project management, etc.

Target group

More than 2000 Latvian enterprises, HR managers, specialists and managers of education centres.

Partners and stakeholders

Ministry of Economics of the Republic of Latvia;

Latvian Association of Business Consultants

Performance indicators

Educated more than 2000 Latvian enterprises, HR managers, specialists and managers of education centres.

 Latvian biggest business solutions and networking conference "BUSINESS EXPO"

Period: 2013 - 2014

Project aim

Event that brings together hundreds of companies and organizations’ managers and specialists to familiarize themselves with innovative business management solutions, as well as build business network. Within the framework of the event, visitors have the opportunity to participate free of charge in more than 20 seminars as well as take part in an exciting zib-contact marathon, participate in workshops and experience exchange discussions as well as consult with the best business development professionals and experts.

Target group

Business executives and specialists.

Partners and stakeholders

Latvian Association of Business Consultants

Performance indicators

More than 1500 Latvian enterprises, HR managers, specialists and managers of education centres.

Free of charge events and trainings for business executives and managers in Latvian region

Period: since 2000; each year up to 10 free seminars in Latvian regions.

Project aim

Educate the public, business start-ups and practitioners about topical issues affecting business environment.

Target group

Business executives, managers.

Partners and stakeholders

Latvian Chamber of Commerce and Industry regional institutions.

Performance indicators

More than 300 business executives and managers. 

Business class club/ Alumni club

Period: since 2005 (aprox. 3-4 times per year)

Project aim

The aims of BCC:

  • promote further development of alumni;
  • maintain relationships with group members;
  • meet alumni from other groups and establish new business contacts.

Membership in Business Class Club gives also an opportunity to share experience, gain knowledge on topical business issues, broaden the viewpoint as well as build and maintain business network.

Target group

Usiness Class Club (BCC) brings together alumni from manager professional development programme Business Class and manager professional development programme Business Masterclass.

Partners and stakeholders

Industry experts and opinion leaders, KIC alumni.

Performance indicators

Currently BCC unites nearly 1000 executives and business owners from various business sectors.

Masterclasses of industry experts and opinion leaders

Period: since 2005

Project aim

Learn about new and topical issues for business executives and managers. Well-known Latvian experts that have taken place in the masterclasses: Mārtiņš Kazāks, Pēteris Kļava, Ivars Ījabs, Andris Buiķis, Anatolijs Danilāns, Ansis Jurģis Stabingis.

Target group

KIC alumni

Partners and stakeholders

Industry experts and opinion leaders, KIC alumni.

Performance indicators

40 masterclasses; aprox. 50 participants in each.

 

Teachers competitiveness development in the framework of the education system optimization conditions "Activity 1 : "Support for teacher knowledge and skills to promote professional and sectoral mobility , including the development of entrepreneurial skills and ability for business start- up or self-employment

Number: Grant Agreement Nr. 2009/0196/1DP/1.2.2.1.5/ 09/IPIA/VIAA/001

Programme: entrepreneurial skills and entrepreneurship.

Period: 09/2010 -05/2011

Budget: 14577 EUR (10245 LVL) 

Target group: Latvian comprehensive and vocational school teachers.

Partners and stakeholders: Saldus Regional Council; Riga City Council.

Performance indicators: trained 25 teachers from Riga and Saldus county schools.