On June 26-28, 2019, the summer school of the UNESCO Latvian National Commission cooperation network will take place in Jekabpils, Latvia. HESPI UNESCO Chair researchers Agita Līviņa, Juris Smaļinskis and scientific assistant Oscar Java will participate in the summer school leading lectures and workshops.
On September 19, 2019, 14:00 - 16:00 HESPI Senior Researcher, ViA Rector Gatis Krūmiņš will moderate a discussion on the forthcoming strategy of Vidzeme University of Applied Sciences and the role of science in it.
On November 14, 2019, 14:00 - 16:00 HESPI researchers Vineta Silkāne, Agnese Dāvidsone and HESPI Research Assistant Liene Ločmele will moderate a discussion on scientific trends in the world and the strength of scientific evidence.
The discussion will include such topics as weak research design and statistical crisis in science.