Mechanical Engineering and Metalworking Business Forum

Mechanical Engineering in Latvia – striving for excellence!

2nd February, 2017
Liepaja State Technical School
City of Liepaja, Latvia

Address: Ventspils iela 51, Liepāja

Liepaja City Council and the Investment and Development Agency of Latvia (LIAA) would like to invite you to the Mechanical Engineering and Metalworking Industries Days (February 1-3, 2017) which will include the Business Forum.

Why to attend

  • The Forum is launched to spur successful development in mechanical engineering;
  • To be informed about the opportunities and competitive advantages to establish business in Latvia;
  • To participate at the buyers-suppliers matchmaking event;
  • The programme features outstanding presentations by renowned local and foreign speakers from industry and provides excellent opportunity to exchange experiences and discuss new global trends.

The programme will include

  • The overview about the mechanical engineering of Latvia – statistics, insights, perspectives and challenges of today and beyond;
  • The overview about competitive advantages for establishing the business in Latvia, especially in Liepaja;
  • Panel discussions about proficient education, competent human resources, financial support and co-funding of regional, national and international  programmes;
  • Matchmaking event between foreign buyers and the local companies
  • Networking.

The laguage of the Forum will be English with the simultaneous translation into Latvian and Russian.


Attendance is free of charge.

We sincerely hope that you can join us in making the Forum a true success.

We look forward to seeing you in Liepaja, Latvia!

Contact person:
Mr Andris Alksnis, Senior Project Manager, Expert in Engineering Industries
Export Promotion Division
Foreign Trade Development Department

Investment and Development Agency of Latvia (LIAA)
Address: Pērses iela 2, Rīga LV-1442, Latvia
Phone: +371 67039409
Mobile phone: +371 29455000