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from 15:30 till 16:30 | Hybrid: Online & Workland office (Audeju 15)
from 18:00 till 21:30 | Kino Citadele, 13.Janvara street 8.
from 15:00 till 16:00 | U.S. Embassy, Samnera Velsa 1
from 18:00 till 21:00 | Radisson Blu Hotel Latvija, Elizabetes 55
from 13:00 till 14:00 | TBD
from 17:30 till 21:00 | The Latvian National Opera
from 18:00 till 21:00 | TBD
from 10:00 till 16:00 | Hybrid
Latvian-American Innovation Award is designed to highlight and promote entrepreneurship, research-driven innovation, and closer economic ties between Latvia and the United States. The award will be granted to a Latvian individual, organization, university, or firm that has developed a cutting-edge technology or innovative solutions in collaboration with a U.S. partner. The winner will receive €10,000 and a runner-up €5,000. The jury is waiting for applications by October 22.
AmCham welcomes the decision of the U.S. Administration to lift travel restrictions for vaccinated citizens from the EU and other countries starting in November. This decision will boost business and trade and will strengthen overall U.S.-EU economic relations. As of November, foreign travelers will have to provide proof of vaccination before getting on a flight as well as proof of a negative COVID-19 test performed within 3 days before coming to the U.S.
Taking into account an increasing demand in the IT sector, Accenture is organizing additional training courses this autumn. The company plans to train about 220 people who are willing to start a career in the IT industry in the Baltics. Currently, Accenture employs around 2,000 people in the Baltics.
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