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The first RTU international alumni event took place on 7–8 July. The event was organised in honour of the 155th anniversary of RTU and the 25th anniversary of RTU Foreign Students Department. Its aim was to bring together former RTU foreign students in order to form the basis for the international network of foreign alumni and their future activities. During the event, alumni met former fellow students and academic staff members, as well as visited places where their studies and extracurricular activities took place.
On 30th June the grand graduation event took place in Arena Riga. First time in the history of RTU , all graduates had diplomas in one ceremony, these were more than 1000 students. Foreign Students department is proud of 197 international graduates in 2016/2017 study year.
On 31 May, Korean speech contest took place in the premises of International Cooperation Centre of RTU Foreign students department at Kronvalda Boulevard 1. The contest was organized by King Sejong Institute Riga in cooperation with RTU Foreign students department. The best speaker Dace Lešinska was awarded with 8-days long trip to Seoul.
Since September 2016, King Sejong Institute Riga has been offering RTU students, employees and other interested parties the courses of the Korean language, providing the insights into Korean culture and traditions, technology development and art.
On behalf of the RTU it is our great pleasure to invite you to the 1st RTU International Alumni Event, 7 July-8 July 2017 organised in honour of celebration of 25th Anniversary of RTU Foreign Students Department and the 155th Anniversary of RTU.
The aim of this event is to reunite former RTU international students and create the basis for the international alumni network and future alumni events. This event will include formal and informal activities, joint meetings between former and current students and lecturers, as well as social programme. We offer you the possibility to meet your professors and friends, bring back memories of good old times, see development of Kipsala campus and enjoy the beautiful city of Riga!
Participation fee is 50 EUR (includes: 7 July – coffee breaks, lunch, dinner, transportation between event locations, 8 July – social programme).
To become a member of the RTU International Alumni Network please follow the link https://goo.gl/forms/5od6zNdIaBaXFvh62, fill information about yourself and confirm your participation in the event by 10 May 2017, by e-mail sent to the address Liene.Maurite@rtu.lv.
Turkish Airlines is the official airline of “event name” and special discounts up to 20% are offered on certain booking classes. In order to proceed with the online booking tool for Turkish Conventions please visit the Turkish Conventions website http://www4.thy.com/TKC/ and use the event code 109TKM17 under delegate section.
We are looking forward to meeting you at RTU!
«Economic growth is determined by three factors: open borders, excellent infrastructure and good education,» emphasized CEO of Deutsche Post DHL, mail and logistics services company, Frank Appel during his lecture at Riga Technical University (RTU) on 24 February.
CEO of Deutsche Post DHL emphasized the positive aspects of globalization and pointed out that the set of three factors – open borders, excellent infrastructure and good education – was a prerequisite for economic growth. However, the goal of the company should not be only benefits measured in numbers, but it should also be socially responsible for both clients and employees. F. Appel pointed out, «the client won’t be satisfied if employee is dissatisfied».
Lecture was attended by RTU students who study logistics, international business, customs and taxes, as well as students majoring in other fields.
Deutsche Post DHL Group is one of the largest companies in the world, covering a global network in more than 220 countries and providing a wide range of logistics solutions. DHL is part of the Group that is one of the world’s leading mail and logistics services providers. It encompasses the business units: DHL Express, DHL Parcel, DHL eCommerce, DHL Global Forwarding, DHL Freight and DHL Supply Chain.
Meet more than 90 business representatives and get to know future career or internship opportunities in the Career Day of Riga Technical University. To conduct successful negotiations with potential employers on the Career Day, RTU Career Centre recommends students to take along their CV.
In January this year the RTU Foundation Course Unit organized the winter school ROBO CAMP in cooperation with RTU Faculty of Computer Science and Information Technology, RTU Design Factory and RTU Department of Computer Aided Engineering Graphics. In ROBO CAMP there were students from Australia, Russia, India and Algeria. During the camp students had practical classes, hands-on activities, lectures and field trips to the companies representing the robotics field in Latvia. Lectures were delivered not only by RTU lecturers, but also by a quest lecturer from Brazil. In three weeks students had a chance to go through the whole process from idea to real, tangible result with final outcome – three projects of functioning robots-prototypes. The RTU Foundation Course Unit would like to express gratitude to all the lecturers and departments involved as well as participants of the ROBO CAMP for the hard work and devotion to their project.