Commercial visit to Iecava with the Canadian Embassy in Latvia and the CanCham on Thursday, August 6th, 2020

Dear CanCham Members and Friends,

The Canadian Chamber of Commerce in Latvia in cooperation with the Canadian Embassy in Latvia is pleased to invite you to a commercial visit to Iecava on Thursday, August 6th, 2020. The program will include a meeting with municipal leaders at the Iecava Municipal Council (Dome) followed by visits to local companies. Please see the draft program below, which may be subject to change.

The objective is to develop strategic partnerships between Latvian and Canadian companies to develop commercial opportunities.

Transportation will be provided to those that wish it.

We thank our sponsors:
Lunch and refreshments included.
See Information about Iecava City and Iecava company profiles
Please register before the end of Friday, July 31st, 2020.
Date:Thursday, August 6th, 2020
Time:Leaving Riga at 8.00
Place:Point of departure by bus - to be confirmed. 
Register: please register here
€25.00 for members, others pay €35.00. 
Bus transport app. €15.00. To be confirmed.

To join as a member, use the following link:

Program: 08.00                DEPART RIGA










09.00                ARRIVE IECAVA, Iecava Culture House, Rigas str 18, Iecava
09.00-10.00       Meeting with members of the Iecava municipal council with
- Aivars Maceks, Iecava Mayor
- H.E. Kevin Rex, Ambassador, Embassy of Canada to Latvia
- Irena Cirule, Commercial Officer, Embassy of Canada to Latvia
- Ed Kalvins, President, Canadian Chamber of Commerce in Latvia
- Visit participants            
10.15                Opening of Exhibition “Canada Landscape”.
10.30                Interview of Ambassador with “Iecavas ziňas”.
11.00-11.50       Balticovo
Balticovo Admin Building, Iecava region, LV 3913, Iecava 
12.10-13.00       Vizulo
Laucu Lejas, Iecava LV3913 
13.15-14.15       LUNCH Viestarti
14.30-15.20       Aisis
«Malas Lauči», Iecavas novads 
15.40-16.30       SPALS
«Ratnieki», Iecavas novads, LV-3913 
17.00                Drostalas (CanCham member)
                        Networking and Refreshments
18.30                DEPART RIGA
19.30                ARRIVE RIGA
Please visit:
Yours Sincerely,
Ed Kalvins, Chairman 
We encourage early registration. Advance payment is required to reserve you place on the bus and for meal and refreshment arrangements. Preference will be given to paid guests. Unpaid registrations may be cancelled if they cannot be accommodated. (CanCham reserves the right to charge registered persons who do not cancel their reservations by Friday, July 1st at 17.00)

In order to conform to new privacy laws, attendees are advised that all proceedings during an event could be photographed, and that these photographs could be placed in public view in social media sites or web sites accessible to the public as reports of these events. Should attendees not wish their photo to appear in the public space, please advise the organizers accordingly in the notes section of the registration form.