26 Jul 2019
Project : NextGen Microcities - Next Generation Micro Cities of Europe
City : Ventspils & Valmiera
On 6 June Ventspils gathered city leaders and city development specialists from all over Latvia. During the discussion event “Next Generation Innovations in Creating New Jobs in Cities”, representatives of local governments, state institutions, educational institutions and non-governmental organizations discussed issues such as attracting talents to Latvian cities, the importance and introduction of educational technologies, attracting foreign direct investment and urban marketing. The kick-off event was dedicated to launching “Next Generation Micro Cities of Europe” (NextGen Microcities), a unique project in Latvia and the Baltics within the Urban Innovative Actions Initiative.