July 2, 2012

Latvian IT Cluster started to implement project “IT CEAP – Information technology cluster’s embassies, academy, platforms” (in Latvian „IT KVAP – Informācijas tehnoloģiju klastera vēstniecības, akadēmija, platformas”) co-financed by European Regional Development Foundation. 

Aim of project is to improve competitiveness and increase export of IT companies and sector in total by strengthening linkages between IT companies and education and research institutions with three basic activities:

  • Elimination of the gap between offer and demand in specific IT competencies;

  • Esta...

April 2, 2012

Latvian IT Cluster takes part in the Nordic-Baltic Mobility and Network Programme for Business and Industry.  The project consists of four Latvian IT Cluster visits: two visits to Sweden - Norrköping and Lund, and also two visits to Finland - Tampere and Oulu, where DEMOLA nodes are successfully functioning. All platforms are different in terms of age, geographical location, participating enterprise and university profiles as well as structurally, thus all nodes visits will allow the Latvian IT Cluster to deepen their experience and knowledge about different aspects of DEMOL...

March 15, 2012

On the 15th of March, 2012 Latvian IT Cluster signed Agreement with the Latvian Investment and Development Agency on the implementation of the ERDF Project „Development of Latvian IT companies in export markets”.

Project ID: ĀTA/2.3.1.1.1/11/34/045

Agreement No: L-ĀTA-12-0907

The aim of the project is to promote export of project partners developed IT products.

Project lifetime: 08.2011 – 12.2012.

Project amount: 111 281.05 LVL

During the Project 19 IT companies received support from EU funding for participation in exhibitions, conferences, business missions. Total number of reali...

January 27, 2012

In summer 2011 a new project was evaluated and approved in the Estonia Latvia Russia cross border cooperation programme. After submission of clarifications the project was approved and grant agreement signed in January 2012.

The project involves partners from Estonia, Russia and Latvia.

Total amount of project is 1 625 080,00 EUR.

The project starts on the 28th of January 2012 and ends on the 31st of December 2014.

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August 31, 2011

On the 31st of August, 2011 Latvian IT Cluster signed the Agreement with the Latvian Investment and Development Agency on the implementation of the ERDF Project „Future possibilities for Latvian IT companies in export markets”.

Project ID: ĀTA/2.3.1.1.1/11/28/020

Agreement No: L-ĀTA-11-0714

The aim of the project was to promote export of IT products developed by project partners.

Project lifetime: 03.2011 – 04.2012.

During the Project 17 IT companies received support from the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) for participation in exhibitions, conferences and business miss...

June 2, 2011

Project lifetime: 02.06.2011. – 02.06.2012.

The project is planning cooperation visits to Sweden, Finland, Denmark and Iceland.

About the Nordic-Baltic Mobility and Network Programme for Business and Industry:

Programme gives financial support to different stakeholders in the fields of business and industry to carry out study visits, internships, on the job training or network and cluster facilitating activities in Baltic or Nordic countries, as appropriate, with the aim to strengthen cooperation within the priority areas of the programme.

The programme is established for the pe...

October 1, 2010

The project connecting Tartu, Riga and Venspils information and communication technology (ICT) demonstration centres in a Demo Centre network similar to ones existing in Scandinavia. The participating centres provided rotating exhibition of ICT hardware prototypes and software applications. Synchronizing of the study program module “Artificial intelligence” was also among the project objectives. In result of these activities, regional competitiveness and economic growth has increased, while more university and school students as well got an important experience exchange and...

September 17, 2010

Latvian IT Cluster is taking part in European Union Baltic Sea Region transnational co-operation programme - StarDust.

Full project name is: The Strategic Project on Trans-national Commercial Activities in Research & Innovation, Clusters and in SME-Networks.

Lead Partner: VINNOVA (Sweden)

Project lifetime: 17.09.2010. – 16.12.2013.

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