Celebration of 20th anniversary
On September 6, the Transport and Telecommunication Institute (TSI) celebrated its 20th anniversary. At the open TSI conference plenary session "Future Vision: Technologies and Education - Next 10 Years" welcomed the leaders of the institute, as well as Latvian leaders in the field of information technology, telecommunications and aviation - Valdis Vancovics (Chairman of the Tele2), Arturs Kokars (Board Chairman of Latvian Aviation Association) and Signe Balina (Head of the Latvian Information and Communications Technology Association), who spoke about the future vision of the institute and technical education.
More than 150 distinguished guests and partners attended the conference plenary session in honor of TSI 20th year anniversary, including representatives of ministries, Riga City Council, heads of universities and public institutions, as well as corporative partners and employees of the institute.
Acknowledgments from the Ministry of Education and Science received prof. I. Yatskiv, prof. B. Mishnev, assist. prof. V. Labeyev.
Acknowledgments from the President of the Latvian Academy of Sciences O. Sparitis received prof. I. Kabashkin, prof. I. Kuzmina-Merlino, prof. J. Toluyev.
Guests were invited to the solemn opening of the renovated auditorium named after Dr.habil.sc.ing. Professor Jevgeny Kopitov, founder and first Rector of TSI. The first president of the institute prof. I. Kabashkin and grandson of J. Kopitov cut the ribbon.
In the second part of solemn event were honoured employees who have been working in TSI for long time.
TSI 20th year anniversary event became a pleasant event and an impulse for further collaboration and development of the Institute!