CanCham Focus on Canada and the Canadian Embassy with H.E. Kevin Rex, Canadian Government Ambassador to Latvia

Dear CanCham Members and Friends,

The CanCham invites you to Focus on Canada and the Canadian Embassy with H.E. Kevin Rex, Canadian Government Ambassador to Latvia on Monday, May 13th at 18.30 at the  Mercure Riga Centre Hotel, Elizabetes 101.

Meet H.E. Kevin Rex and Embassy personnel for an update on Canada-Latvia relations and other relevant issues such as

  • the current status of CETA, 
  • have there been any improvements in trade between Canada and Latvia and/or the Baltics because of CETA 
  • upcoming plans of an economic/trade nature such as participation in trade shows and planned missions to or from Canada,
  • current Embassy personnel and what they are responsible for,
  • activities of a social nature,
  • comments/updates about the Canadian Armed Forces NATO deployment,

Entrance charge includes refreshments (dinner not provided). Cash bar available.

Date: Monday, May 13th,  2018
Time:18.30 to 21.30
PlaceMercure Riga Centre Hotel, Elizabetes 101,
Cost: 25.00 for members
 others pay 35.00
Register:Please register here: 
 (To join as a member, use the following link:
Program:18.30    Arrivals / Networking
 19.00    Introduction and announcements Ed Kalvins
 19.15    H.E. Kevin Rex, the Canadian Ambassador to Latvia
 20.15    Participant introductions (maximum 30 seconds each)
 20.45    Networking
Seating capacity is limited. We encourage early registration. Advance payment is required and your place in the event will be confirmed when we have received payment. Preference will be given to paid guests. Unpaid registrations may be cancelled should the venue be fully booked. (CanCham reserves the right to charge registered persons who do not cancel their reservations by 17:00, May 10th, 2019.)

In order to conform to new privacy laws, attendees are advised that all proceedings during an event could be photographed, and that these photographs could be placed in public view in social media sites or web sites accessible to the public as reports of these events. Should attendees not wish their photo to appear in the public space, please advise the organizers accordingly in the notes section of the registration form.

Yours Sincerely,
Ed Kalvins, Chairman