Baltic Science Network Final Conference & CBSS Baltic Sea Science Day 2019
On behalf of the Baltic Science Network (BSN), the Secretariat of the Council of the Baltic Sea States (CBSS) and the University of Latvia you are warmly invited to the Final Conference of the Baltic Science Network, which will be embedded in the Annual CBSS Baltic Sea Science Day. The jointly organized event is dedicated to the 100th Anniversary of the University of Latvia.
New ideas and fresh food for thought will be offered to the question, how to intensify the cooperation in the field of science, research and innovation in the Baltic Sea Region, enhance the visibility of the region as a leading science-research-innovation area, both on a European and global scale. The event offers a unique opportunity to discuss the final outcomes of the Baltic Science Network and the future enhancement of the CBSS Science, Research and Innovation Agenda, as well as provides an appropriate space for networking among different cooperation platforms.
Guests of the Baltic Science Network Final Conference and the CBSS Baltic Sea Science Day 2019 will have an opportunity to familiarize with the 2018 awardees of the L’Oréal Baltic for Women in Science Fellowship Programme. Bearing in mind the annual celebrations of the International Day of Women and Girls in Science (held on 11 February worldwide), this exhibition will an inspiring overview of the impressive talent housed in some parts of the Baltic Sea Region. Founded in 1998, the L’Oréal-UNESCO for Women in Science partnership was created to recognize and promote women in science. Its programs reward established women scientists whose outstanding achievements have contributed to the advancement of scientific knowledge and of its benefits to society and provide support to promising young women who are already making significant contributions in their scientific disciplines. For more information, please consult the 2018 ceremony´s entry on the website of the European Sustainable Development Week.
Conference Programme (as of 18 Feb 2019 – the programme remains a subject of constant updates)
Suggested hotel offer (Radisson Blu Daugava Hotel). The hotel offer is available until 10 Feb 2019.
Contact person: Zane Šime
Communication & Research Coordinator, CBSS Secretariat
+46 8 440 19 25