Chairman of the Board of Lattelecom
Chairman of the Management Board and Chief Executive Officer of Lattelecom believes that passion is what makes daily routine interesting and helps turning bold ideas into reality. This is why he is not afraid of taking risks and encourages others to do so too. Seeing that his work brings a real benefit to the state truly inspires him.
He also believes that we are responsible for the change to happen and we have to think ahead and learn dealing with new technologies. According to Juris, the growth of start-ups is crucial for Latvia to find its place in digital world and figure out benefits of technologies. He encourages everyone to find passion in his/her job as this is what makes life both interesting and meaningful.
Juris is a member of Council of Employers’ Confederation of Latvia, as well as National Economic Council, Advisory Panel of Riga Technical University and Riga Banking School. In addition to this, Juris chairs the Competitiveness Committee, is a Board Member of Latvian Information and Communications Technology Association. He is part of Tripartite Sub-Council on Transport, Communications and Information Issues, Tripartite Sub-Council on Budget and Tax Policy, and newly-established Tripartite Sub-Council on Competitiveness.
10.30-12.00 | Panel discussion | Opportunities of Latvia. Yesterday, today, tomorrow.