1st Erasmus+ Staff Teaching and Training week at ISMA University

ISMA STTW Preliminary Program

Monday April 22nd, 2019: Arrival day, accommodation in a hotel

Tuesday April 23rd, 2019: Opening day
13:00 Registration, welcoming meeting with the ISMA STTW coordinator
14:00 Opening event (welcome speech, presentation of the ISMA University, musical surprise from ISMA students), refreshments
16:00 Riga city walking tour

Wednesday April 24th, 2019: Staff training
10:00 Incentive meeting, get together
10:30 Introductory presentations of the participating universities and represented departments
11:30 Coffee pause
12:30 Experience sharing in Erasmus+ projects, workshops in groups
14:00 Lunch at ISMA cafe
14:30 Growing multiculturalism in EU HEIs: challenges, opportunities, issues
16:00 Summary of the day

Staff teaching:
10:00 - 17:00
Lectures according to the selected area (Business Administration, Tourism, Hospitality, Information Technologies) delivered to ISMA students and international colleagues during a day. Individual timetable will be reconciled accordingly. Coffee pauses and a lunch will be provided during a day.

Thursday April 25th, 2019: Both teaching and training
12:00 17th International Scientific Conference “Information Technologies and Management” Plenary session opening. ISMA University Rector`s speech. Key speakers from the leading Business, IT, Tourism enterprises of Latvia and abroad.
13:30 Coffee pause or free time to have a lunch at the ISMA café
14:00 – 18:00 An invitation to attend the conference`s speakers presentations Friday April 26th, 2019: Both teaching and training
10:00 – 11:30 Discussion: Modern tools of academic marketing. Experience sharing
11:30 – 12:00 Coffee pause
12:00 – 15:00 Attendance of conference`s speakers presentations
18:00 Gala eve of the “ISMA Festivāls” music song festival with the ISMA STTW closing event afterwards

Saturday April 27th, 2019: Departure day

What is included in the program?  

The program is free of charge for the participants that represent partner universities with Erasmus+ interinstitutional agreement signed. Accommodation and transportation costs should be granted by the sending universities.

    The program includes:
  • Training program
  • Training materials
  • Meals according to the schedule 
  • Invitations to the “ISMA is looking for talent” gala show and followed after party
  • Riga City walking tour
  • Attendance of the 17th International Scientific Conference “Information Technologies and Management” 

What is not included?

  • Accommodation and transportation costs (also city transportation and transfers), recommendations will be provided
  • Other meals not mentioned in the schedule
  • Optional tours and events