Program

Thursday, October 6

Riga walking tour - participants of the MINOX 2016 exhibition, 
guests from abroad and other Latvian cities are invited.
The tour includes by-passing of Pauls Valdens and Vilhelms Ostvalds remembrance places.
15.00 - 17.30
Starts from Hotel Islande, Ķīpsalas street 2.
Finish at LCCI, Kr. Valdemāra street 35.
Tour will be guided by Silvija Zakke, tel. +371 29719245
Conference "Inventions for economy and society"

The conference will remark 80 years of innovation history in Latvia and will try to set up foundations for the next 80 years.

Experts:
  • Andrejs Krasnikovs
  • Janis Kleperis
  • Israella Mansu (Ghana)
  • Vilnis Kazaks
  • Ivans Grinevics
  • Semjons Cifanskis
  • Chien-Heng Chou (Taiwan)
  • Videvuds Arijs Lapsa

Moderator - Silvija Zakke, Member of the Board of Latvian Inventors Association
Everyone is invited. No participation fee.

17.30 - 19.30
Kr. Valdemāra street 35, Latvian Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Friday, October 7

Business matchmaking program
9.00 - 11.45
Ķīpsalas street 6 
Exhibition MINOX 2016 - Day 1
12.00 - 18.00
Ķīpsalas street 6, Design Centre of Riga Technical University
Opening
13.00
 
Jury work
13.30 - 17.00
 
Nordic-Baltic Inventors Network Meeting
14.00 - 16.00
Ķīpsalas street 6
Senior Experts Network Meeting
17.00 - 18.30
Ķīpsalas street 6

Saturday, October 8

Seminar "Wave energy opportunities"

Experts:
  • Rims Vaitkus (Inventors Fund)
  • Armands Grickus (Liepaja University)
  • Chien-Heng Chou (Vanung University, Taiwan)
  • Mykhailo Lytovchenko (Ukraine)
  • Vitalijs Entins

Everyone is invited. No participation fee.
Wave_seminar.pdf

8.30 - 10.00Ķīpsalas street 6
Exhibition MINOX 2016 - Day 2 
10.00 - 16.00
Ķīpsalas street 6, Design Centre of Riga Technical University
Awards14.30
 

Sunday, October 9

Excursion to AHHAA - a bus tour to the science centre AHHAA in Tartu, Estonia
Participants of Young Inventors competition,
guests from abroad, as well as from other cities of Latvia, are all invited.
Participation cost is 5 EUR per person.
Please book your place by sending an email to info@connectlatvia.lv.
7.00 - 21.00
Meeting place: Strēlnieku square in Old Riga, Kalku street 1.
The bus will leave at 7.00.

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