Department of Business and Innovation

Antons Kiščenko Director of the Department of Business and Innovation

Dr. sc. ing. Antons Kiščenko
1 Kalku Street, room 424, Riga
+371 67089775

The aim of the Department of Business and Innovation (DBI) is to commercialize accumulated expertise and inventions created at RTU, to promote development and competitiveness of RTU by establishing and sustaining long-term partnership with commercial and social partners of RTU.

Department of Business and Innovation comprises:

  • RTU Business Development Center (BDC);
  • RTU Prototype Manufacturing Centre (PMC);
  • RTU Alumni Association.

To reach its aims, the Department of Business and Innovation actively cooperates with:

Position Address Phone E-mail

Head of the Business Development Center
Dr. oec. Jānis Ēriks Niedrītis

1 Kalku Street, room 424 +371 29606233

Head of the Prototype Manufacturing Centre
Dr. sc. ing. Ilmārs Vīksne

1 Kalku Street, room 424 +371 29187403
Assistant to the Director of the
Department of Business and Innovation
Santa Puškarjova
1 Kalku Street, room 426 +371 67089783
Head of RTU Alumni Association
Anita Straujuma
1 Kalku Street, room 428 +371 67089037

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