Applications are open for the Future Changemakers Academy summer school for youngsters

Riga Business School as a structural unit of Riga Technical University announces the application for a new summer school "Future Changemakers Academy: Summer Edition", designed for young people with a passion to become leaders and promote positive and sustainable change. This five-day summer school is designed to inspire and train the next generation of leaders. The programme will run from 12 to 16 August 2024, offering students in grades 9-12 a unique opportunity to become the future innovators in sustainable transport. "Future Changemakers Academy: Summer [...]

By |2024-06-12T16:52:00+00:00June 12, 2024|News|0 Comments

Riga Business School celebrates its 30th commencement

Last weekend, on 1 June, Riga Business School, as a unit of Riga Technical University, celebrated its 30th commencement ceremony. This year 88 Bachelor and Master students of Business Administration, as well as Bachelor students of Computer Science and Organisation Technology graduated from Riga Business School. Diplomas were awarded to 5 high-level executives in the Executive MBA programme, 35 graduates in the Professional MBA programme, 19 graduates in the Computer Science and Organisational Technologies programme and 29 graduates in the Bachelor of Business Administration programme. [...]

By |2024-06-06T07:14:43+00:00June 3, 2024|News|0 Comments

Business Conference: ‘Generative Artificial Intelligence Visionaries Meeting’

A business conference on Generative Artificial Intelligence and its applications in the year of digital transformation. This is the CEE region's AI event-meeting "GEN AI Summit Riga" with a multifaceted agenda and networking opportunities, bringing together AI experts, startups, academics, executives, and investors from diverse industries united by one goal - to integrate AI into everyday life and transform the digital future. Experiences and practical tips from leading experts from Latvia, Liechtenstein and Switzerland The central themes of the conference are digital literacy, sustainable innovation, [...]

By |2024-05-28T06:55:19+00:00May 28, 2024|News|0 Comments

Riga Business School Celebrates Artificial Intelligence Day

In response to MIT's Research Alliance for Intelligent Software & Systems (MIT RAISE) Day of AI, which aimed to ignite curiosity and promote responsible use of AI among school students, Riga Business School (RBS) took the initiative to host Latvia's first-ever AI Day celebration on Friday, May 17th. We wanted to continue this momentum and welcomed high school students to join us. Building on the MIT RAISE establishment of the official Day of AI on May 13th, Riga Business School chose May 17th to dedicate [...]

By |2024-05-24T10:12:11+00:00May 24, 2024|News|0 Comments

RBS Enhances Educational Programs Through Collaborative Visiting Committee Meeting

Riga Business School proudly announces the successful gathering of its Visiting Committee, including representatives from industry, academia, and public administration. The committee, which meets three times a year, plays a crucial role in guiding the institution’s development by providing valuable external perspectives. The May meeting brought together members from the Bachelor Programs' Committee and the Master Programs' Committee to discuss key issues impacting higher education and the advancement of RBS. The agenda featured discussions on the importance and impact of the Visiting Committee, insights from [...]

By |2024-05-21T11:10:52+00:00May 21, 2024|News|0 Comments

Rezekne State Gymnasium No 1 team triumphs in programming competition for high school students

Last weekend, on 11 May, the final of the Programming competition organized by Riga Business School as a unit of Riga Technical University took place. Nine of the strongest Latvian teams presented their ideas out of 28 submitted projects. The 1st place went to Anastasija and Sofja Kizikas from Rezekne State Gymnasium No 1. They presented a didactic mathematics computer game „Exciting Mathematics” developed in the subject of Programming, which helps students to learn mathematics in an exciting way. The main aim of the Programming competition [...]

By |2024-05-14T10:43:01+00:00May 14, 2024|News|0 Comments

10 high school teams to compete in the final of the programming competition

To showcase to the wider public the ideas of high school students that use programming to solve a problem of a social group and to stimulate young people's interest in programming, Riga Business School, as a department of Riga Technical University, in cooperation with the Ministry of Education and Science and the technology company LMT announced this spring a programming competition for high school students who developed their projects in the subject of Programming. 28 project applications were received from 20 Latvian schools. A total [...]

By |2024-05-07T18:31:38+00:00May 7, 2024|News|0 Comments

The first RTU Riga Business School Alumni Day brought together close to 90 alumni and friends

Last Friday, on April 19th, we hosted the first Alumni Day at RTU Riga Business School. This half-day conference featured speakers and panelists from the Alumni Community, along with esteemed local and international keynote speakers. As we execute RTU RBS's strategic initiatives, we organized a dynamic networking event focused on the themes of technology and leadership. Throughout the event, speakers, alumni, guests, and panel discussions delved into the topicalities of both topics. The event was opened by remarks from Claudio Rivera, [...]

By |2024-04-25T13:00:33+00:00April 25, 2024|News|0 Comments

RTU Riga Business School’s and Latvian Information Technology Cluster’s Joint Project – AI Studio

On Friday, April 19th, in the presence of representatives of the state administration, AI promoters and experts, lecturers, students, representatives of governmental and non-governmental organizations, as well as industry, Riga Business School as a structural unit of Riga Technical University and Latvian Information Technology Cluster officially opened the artificial intelligence center, AI Studio, a new center for promoting digital innovation, technological excellence, and awareness raising. The new program is based on the close cooperation between Riga Business School and Latvian Information Technology Cluster, combining theoretical [...]

By |2024-04-24T12:02:06+00:00April 24, 2024|News|0 Comments

Eduards Lapins: Finding footing in the United States of America

It all starts with a goal. A dream. An ambition to rise above the ranks of your peers and help raise the bar of ability for everyone around you. The simple wish to excel and lift others.  I first found myself facing this idea early in my childhood. For as long as I can remember, I wanted to be – an engineer, a racecar driver, an actor, and the President. And I was not willing to negotiate on any of these, [...]

By |2024-04-18T11:08:01+00:00April 18, 2024|News|0 Comments
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