Association of Entrepreneurs of Riga made a memorandum of cooperation with the Turiba University (36)
To promote the socio-economic activity and business development, as well as to improve young people’s interest about business and to realize joint projects for promoting young people’s comprehension about business and gaining practical skills, Association of Entrepreneurs of Riga signed a memorandum of cooperation with the Turiba University on 17th August.
When signing the memorandum, Rector and Chairman of the Board of the Turiba University Aldis Baumanis stressed: “A large part of students and graduates of Turiba University becomes an entrepreneurs or occupies a senior positions in existing companies, many of which are in Riga, so university’s collaboration with the Association of Entrepreneurs of Riga is necessary and logical. Also the results of recent survey of SKDS about the most respected institutions of higher education in the business environment reflected that 21.1% of the surveyed entrepreneurs choose the Turiba University. The mission of the university is to provide an opportunity for everyone to gain appropriate and to business oriented education and to develop yourself as a leader. We are aware that this goal can be fully realized in mutual cooperation with experienced entrepreneurs, so we are pleased to launch about active cooperation with the Association of Entrepreneurs of Riga.”
Juris Juhnevics- the Chairman of the Board of the Association of Entrepreneurs of Riga emphasizes:” Young entrepreneurs have theoretical knowledge and we want to give our support by sharing practical experience providing the opportunity to gain valuable contacts, etc. The Association of the Entrepreneurs of Riga undertakes to become mentors of young entrepreneurs so to get a successful future business partners and to promote the growth of business in Riga. "
Within the memorandum the Association of Entrepreneurs of Riga in collaboration with the university undertakes to realize a variety of activities that focus on development of education and business in Riga. But Turiba University is committed to actively cooperate with the association especially providing friendly conditions of Turiba Business HUB’s provided services to the member of the association. Also the university undertakes to inform the association about current events in the industry and to encourage students and teaching stuff to active cooperation.