MonGOS Summer School 2022 in Riga, Latvia

YOU ARE WELCOME TO THE MONGOS SUMMER SCHOOL 2022

The MonGOS Summer School 2022 will be held in person in Riga & Ratnieki (Ligatne parish), Latvia according to all valid sanitary restrictions with a maximum of 25 participants. 

  • When? 30th May – 3rd June 2022
  • Where? Riga & Ratnieki (Ligatne parish), Latvia
  • Participation is FREE OF CHARGE: The organizers provide free accommodation & catering at the event venue (starting from 29th May, so one night before the Summer School). The only cost of participation is travel costs to Riga, Latvia
  • The Summer School will be entirely in English

REGISTRATION: https://forms.gle/aso12VWBaDCwsvaA8 – DEADLINE: 8.04.2022

PRELIMINARY PROGRAMME OF THE SUMMER SCHOOL

SUMMER SCHOOL VENUE

University of Latvia Recreation complex “Ratnieki”, address: Ratnieki, Līgatne Parish, Cesu District, LV – 4108, Latvia. Webpage: https://www.ratnieki.lv/

The Recreation complex “Ratnieki” consists of 5 historic buildings with conference rooms and guest houses. It is located in the territory of the Gauja National Park where you can enjoy the silence and harmony of Latvia’s countryside. The venue is only 13 km from one of the top attraction places in Latvia – Sigulda. Sigulda is a magical place whit impressive nature objects such as Gutman’s Cave, breathtaking landscapes over the primaeval valley of the River Gauja and three medieval castles standing at a shooting distance of a cannon from each other — Sigulda Castle, Turaida Castle and Krimulda Castle.

IMPORTANT DATES

08.04.2022. – Registration deadline – REGISTRATION OPEN (https://forms.gle/aso12VWBaDCwsvaA8)
22.04.2022. – Recruitment results (publication of the list of participants)
25.04.2022. – 29.04.2022. – Contact with participants
29.05.2022. (afternoon) – Arrival at the hotel and “Icebreaking” meeting
30.05.2022. – 03.06.2022. – MonGOS Summer School (Latvia)

Due to the specify of the Summer School we mainly invite Master’s and Doctoral (PhD) students as well as PhD candidates interested in the circular economy, sustainable development, environmental sciences/engineering, environmental management.