I look forward to promoting stronger U.S.-Latvia ties and working with AmCham members to ensure Latvia is a trusted destination for international business.
John Tully, Chairman of the Board of MikroTik
On May 31, members of the Labor Force work group gathered to discuss the necessity to update the AmCham position “Latvia as an international career destination” developed in June 2019. Other topics members touched upon were OECD project on supporting employers to promote skills development in Latvia and latest conferences held in May on labor force issues "Future of Jobs" and the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos.Read all >
On May 25, AmCham in cooperation with SSE Riga held a panel discussion within the framework of the Wharton global master class “Digital Innovation and Entrepreneurship in the Baltics”. The panel discussion was joined by AmCham members Liga Paulina of Dynatech, Toms Kalderovskis of SAF Tehnika and Kristaps Krafte of Vigo Health. The discussion was followed by networking among members and EMBA and MBA student delegations from the Wharton School, the University of Pennsylvania and the University of Tarty Delta Management School.Read all >
On May 19, about 70 members and guests enjoyed the Exclusive Opera Night and the premiere of the opera “Don Giovanni" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart with a kick-off reception at Grand Hotel Kempinski Riga. It was a great evening of music, novelty and great company. Opera Night has become one of the key highlight events of AmCham since 2014.Read all >
On May 17, a group of 10 AmCham members, representing various industries were invited to the Member Focus Lunch to discuss their businesses and provide feedback on AmCham's activities. During these informal events members – CEOs, executives, directors, or owners – meet with their counterparts from other industries to discuss common issues. Many thanks Ellex Klavins for hosting this event!Read all >
On May 16, members of Healthcare work group gathered to discuss latest ahcievements related to healthcare projects: value-based healthcare, sustainable healthcare financing, secondary data framework and digital health strategy. Members also had an opportunity hear more on EY current studies on healthcare.Read all >
We joined AmCham as a community of shared values to expand our access to global competencies and to foster the quality of the health ecosystem.
Agrita Kiopa, Vice Rector for Science, Riga Stradins University