Spotlight Latvia Denver: Healthy Living Conference Program

May 2, 2019

INDUSTRY RiNo Station:  3858 Walnut St, Denver, CO 80205


12:30 PM

Registration Opens

1:00 PM

Opening Remarks and Keynote Speakers

Ralfs Nemiro

Latvian Minister of Economics

Andris Teikmanis

Latvian Ambassador to the U.S.

Zanda Kalnina-Lukasevica

Parliamentary Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Latvia

Andris Ozols

Director of Investment and Development Agency of Latvia (LIAA)

1:45 PM

Panel A: Health and Medical Services

Raimonds Aleksejenko

Deputy State Secretary, Latvian Ministry of Economics

Janis Baiks

Mayor, City of Valmiera

Gunta Uspele

Head, Latvian Health Tourism Cluster

Andrejs Strods

Founder, Benebay Inc.

Andrejs Erglis

Chief, Latvian Center of Cardiology, Pauls Stradins Clinical University Hospital

2:30 PM

Coffee Break: Networking, Expo Center, Meetings

3:15 PM

Panel B: Natural Foods and Supplements

Michael Schultz (Moderator)

Founder, Botanics Health

Enno Ence

Owner, MILZU

Ivars Zeltins

Export Project Manager, CLS Technology

Sandra Muizniece-Brasava

Professor, Department of Food Technology; Division Head, Technology and Knowledge Transfer Unit, Latvian University of Agriculture

4:00 PM

Coffee Break: Networking, Expo Center, Meetings

4:30 PM

Panel C: Sports and Sporting Equipment

Dmitrijs Stepanovs

Director of Higher Education, Science, and Innovation Department, Latvian Ministry of Education and Science

Andis Blinds

CEO, Blindsave

Linda Zeltins

Co-founder, Vizulo

Janis Stukuls

Managing Director, Riga Volleyball Center

Janis Bergs

President of SAF North America, SAF Tehnika

Closing Remarks

5:15 PM

Spotlight Latvia Denver Cocktail Reception

Industry RiNo Rooftop

8:00 PM – 10:30 PM

Spotlight Latvia Denver Evening Reception with Minister Nemiro

Denver Athletic Club
1325 Glenarm Place
Denver CO 80204