Speakers and Participating Companies

Keynote Speaker

Laila Robins

Laila Robins

Keynote Speaker, Acclaimed Stage and Screen Actress

Confirmed Speakers

Additional speakers being added every week. Make sure to check back!

Mr. Jānis Vitenbergs

Mr. Jānis Vitenbergs

Minister of Economics of the Republic of Latvia

Mrs. Zanda Kalniņa-Lukaševica

Mrs. Zanda Kalniņa-Lukaševica

Parliamentary secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Latvia

H.E. Mr. Māris Selga

H.E. Mr. Māris Selga

Ambassador of the Republic of Latvia to the USA

Fiona Ma

Fiona Ma

California State Treasurer

Lolita Ritmanis

Lolita Ritmanis

Composer

Juris Bunkis, MD, FACS

Juris Bunkis, MD, FACS

Honorary Consul, Republic of Latvia in California

Mikus Kins

Mikus Kins

President, Latvian American Chamber of Commerce

Ambassador Eleni Kounalakis

Ambassador Eleni Kounalakis

Lieutenant Governor of California

Kaspars Rožkalns

Kaspars Rožkalns

Director General of the Investment and Development Agency of Latvia (LIAA)

Jocelyn Jansons

Jocelyn Jansons

Award-winning writer, producer, and director

Dita Rietuma

Dita Rietuma

Director of National Film Centre of Latvia

Gints Grube

Gints Grube

CEO Mistrus Media

Larisa Gutmanis

Larisa Gutmanis

Head of International Film Financing Forum

Janis Kalejs

Janis Kalejs

Producer, Film Angels Studio

Michael Idov

Michael Idov

Film/TV Writer

Egija Gailuma

Egija Gailuma

Co-founder, Spaceship

Martin Andersons

Martin Andersons

President, American Latvian Association (ALA)

Artis Zablockis

Artis Zablockis

CEO at Alpha Visum

Bob Iofis

Bob Iofis

Film Producer

Ilmars Osmanis

Ilmars Osmanis

Chairman of the Board at Lightspace Technologies

Ingars Zagorskis

Ingars Zagorskis

CEO at PrintOnPack

Janina Vinklere

Janina Vinklere

Partner and Business Executive

Janis Kolomenskis

Janis Kolomenskis

Development Manager at Peero

Kristaps Krafte

Kristaps Krafte

Founder & CEO at Vigo Health

Martins Lasmanis

Martins Lasmanis

CEO & Co-Founder at Supliful

Nik Bars

Nik Bars

Business Development at SetKeeper

Sona Oganesyan

Sona Oganesyan

Producer/TV Host

Stephen Cheung

Stephen Cheung

LAEDC Chief Operating Officer and President of World Trade Center LA

Ivars Slokenbergs

Ivars Slokenbergs

Founder – Attorney-at-Law, Slokenbergs PLLC

Janis Bergs

Janis Bergs

President, SAF North America

Arnis Ozols

Arnis Ozols

Regional Director (Baltics, Nordics & Poland) at Httpool

Katrina Kvasha

Katrina Kvasha

Business Development Manager at HyperVR Games

Raimonds Lapiņš

Raimonds Lapiņš

General Commissioner of the Republic of Latvia

Līva Stūrmane

Līva Stūrmane

Executive Director at Latvian Exporter’s Association “The Red Jackets”

Egils Grasmanis

Egils Grasmanis

Co-Founder of Brain Games

Egils Šusts

Egils Šusts

CEO & Producer at Sense Media

Sergei Serpuhov

Sergei Serpuhov

Chairman of the Board, Producer at Baltic Pine Films

Eric Kalnins

Eric Kalnins

Partner, Handler Thayer LLP

Reinis Sipols

Reinis Sipols

Head of the Representative Office in the US, Investment and Development Agency of Latvia