Date 24–25 November, 2021
TimeAll day
Location Riga, Hanzas perons

The Latvian Investment and Development Agency (LIAA) invites to apply for participation in the Mechanical and Electrical Engineering Business Forum, 24-25 November 2021 in Riga, Hanzas apron!

This will be the fourth industry forum that has assembled an average of 250-300 industry professionals from more than 12 world countries each year.

The limitations of the Covid situation in the days of the Forum will be taken into account, and it will be possible to participate both on-site and remotely.

Within the framework of the Business Forum, a contact area between foreign purchasers and Latvian companies will take place.

Day 1, 24 November (Wednesday)

  • The opening of the Forum;
  • Presentation by an expert on the sector;
  • Developments in the mechanical engineering sector and an evaluation of the achievements of the last year of Latvia;
  • B2B meetings with foreign purchasers.
  • Panel discussions:
    • Insights on multi-sector business dealing with different crisis situations (including . “Covid”)
    • Innovation and new technologies;
    • Procurement and cooperation opportunities in Latvia;
    • Brief “pitch” presentations of individual achievements.

Day 2, November 25 (Thursday)

  • Attending the Tech Industry 2021 exhibition
  • B2B appointments continued
  • Company visits in Riga and near Riga

For more information visit the website:

Working Language of the Forum – English/Latvian. Presentation and panelling discussions will provide synchronous translation to both languages.

Participation is free of charge.

Video English Latvian
Full record of the first part
Full record of the second part
Full record of the third part
Mārtiņš Daugulis    
Edmunds Valantis
Kaspars Rožkalns
Ivars Enins
Malte Lohan
Toms Grīnfelds
Panel 1
Aussie Schnore
Panel 2
Panel 3
Cesar Fernandez Elvira
Josef Stumpf
Dr. Myung-Sun Baek
Helen Tung
Andrew Penny
Dr. Anna Hultin Stigenberg
Andris Alksnis
Andra Alkšņa foto

Andris Alksnis

Senior Project Manager (Mechanical Engineering, Metalworking, Electrical Engineering Industry) - Export Promotion Division
andris.alksnis [at]
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