The Stockholm School of Economics in Riga (SSE Riga) Mixed Choir has won the Grand Prix in the 26th International Festival of Advent and Christmas Music Competition for choirs, which took place in the end of November in Prague.
Happy Independence Day to all SSE Rigans, our friends and colleagues!
On November 4th, 2016, the SSE Riga Alumni Association organized a special gala evening to celebrate the notable accomplishments of SSE Riga alumni and the 22nd anniversary of SSE Riga. It was a great honour to have the fourth President of Estonia Toomas Hendrik Ilves as a special guest at this event; he talked about the importance of voluntary associations and the role of civil society.
This year’s Homecoming marks the 20th anniversary of the SSE Riga Alumni Association. It also marks that 20 years have passed since the first graduates left SSE Riga with diplomas in their hands. Today the SSE Riga alumni community comprises almost 2 500 graduates from the B.Sc. and Executive MBA programmes.
The mission of the campaign is to bring competitive advantage to SSE Riga – “scholarships covering full tuition fee”, which assumes funding the new talents that are in the need of financial support and also encourage future applicants to stay in Baltics and apply for the studies at SSE Riga.
The Entrepreneurship School in Liepaja finished on October 27th with presentations of 12 business ideas at the pitching event “Bear’s Cove”.
We are very proud to announce that SSE Riga 2016 graduates Ernests Bordāns and Madis Teinemaa won the 2016 Olga Radzyner Award from the Austrian National Bank (Oesterreichische Nationalbank (OeNB))!
The SSE Riga Alumni Association is inviting everyone to contribute to the economic and social development of the Baltic countries!
The 10th Annual Scientific Baltic Business Management Conference will take place in Riga on April 27-29, 2017. This year the international conference will focus on topic “Sustainable Organisations: Creating and Managing in a Turbulent Business Environment”. The conference is co-organized by three higher education institutions in Latvia – RISEBA University, BA School of Business and Finance and the Stockholm School of Economics in Riga.
At the end of September, university and high school students in Moldova were keen to learn about SSE Riga and the opportunity to compete for the Swedish Government Grant, which amounts to 30,000 EUR in total, and covers three years of full tuition as well as living expenses for the entire three-year BSc programme at SSE Riga.
Global Competitiveness Report 2015-2016, unveiled by the World Economic Forum (WEF) today, ranked Latvia in 49th place out of 138 countries. Latvia has lost five spots this year compared to last year. The Centre for Sustainable Business at SSE Riga contributed to this report by collecting data as the partner institution from Latvia.
On September 25, 2016, our fantastic SSE Riga Choir will take part in the Queen Symphony by Tolga Kashif.
The Centre for Sustainable Business at SSE Riga continues its Open Workshop Series in Business and Management studies, inviting speakers from around the world to share recent research findings with research community in the Baltic countries.
SSE Riga will host a Ministerial Panel Discussion on Europe’s future and further steps towards strengthening the European Union
On Septemebr 13th, SSE Riga has the honour to host a Ministerial Panel Discussion with participation of the Foreign Minister of Latvia Edgars Rinkēvičs, the Foreign Minister of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius, the Deputy Minister for EU Affairs of Estonia Matti Maasikas, and the Federal Foreign Minister of Germany Frank-Walter Steinmeier (in the photo).
The second Junior Entrepreneurship Summer School inspires secondary school students to create and implement their business ideas
This summer, SSE Riga and Junior Achievement Latvia in cooperation with the Municipality of Madona organized the second Junior Entrepreneurship Summer School for secondary school students.