University of Latvia Centenary Countdown:





September 28   Official launch of the University of Latvia (UL) 100th Anniversary Year

November 9   Concert in celebration of the Republic of Latvia Centenary



January 28  House of Science Opening ceremony at the UL Academic Centre

February 8   The 77th International Scientific Conference of the University of Latvia “State of Latvia and University of Latvia” plenary session

February 2223   Council of the Baltic Sea States Baltic Sea Science Day 2019. More information available here.

March 22  Meetup “90 Years of Sports at University of Latvia”

April 8–11 Utrecht Network workshop "Blended Staff Mobility"
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April 9–10 Utrecht Network Annual General Meeting

April 2526  International scientific conference “Personality at Crossroads of Cultures and Languages. The 150th Anniversary of Pēteris Šmits” supported by UNESCO

May 15-16 Baltic sea region university network (BSRUN) seminar "BUILDING CAMPUS, CHALLENGES AND PRACTICES"

May 17 New Technology Day

June 7-9  ATEE Spring Conference 2019
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September 27

  • Presentation of the UL anniversary publications and opening of exhibition
  • UL celebration at Arena Riga

September 29

September 30

  • Celebratory meeting of the UL Senate 
  • International symposium “University and Society; Renewed Focus of National Growth and Values” 
  • Concert in celebration of University of Latvia Centenary at Latvian National Opera and Ballet Theatre

October 1  Conference of UNICA - Network for Mobilising the Research, Innovation and Education Capacities of European University