EUROPARC 2019 opening ceremony
PLŪKT CEO Māra wahonored to give opening speech at Europe's greatest conference of national parks and protected areas - EUROPARC 2019 - held in Jurmala, Latvia from 24th to 27th of September 2019.
Māra shared her story of how nature's presence has inspired her to start a business which would benefit society, nature and would be in accordance with her own values. By following passion and attraction towards nature and emphasizing ability to innovate, PLŪKT has become internationally renowned startup within 10 months only.
EUROPARC 2019 was attended by more than 360 participants, experts and leaders around the world. It is a platform to discuss such topics as the impact of business, politics, health, society towards preserved areas of nature.
From 30th of August to 1st of September PLŪKT participated in iNovuss innovation, technology and business festival held in Riga, Latvia.
PLŪKT did not only participate as merchant of premium tea. Our CEO Māra participated in 2 discussions and shared her story to inspire youth to start their own businesses and take all the opportunities.
In discussion "EU single market: is it equally simple to sell products in United Kingdom as it is in Romania?" the export experience of PLŪKT was uses=d as the case study of this panel session. The aim was to analyze the f=differences in various markets within one and the same industry together with representatives of Enterprise Europe Network from Latvia, Lithuania, Romania, United Kingdom and Belgium.
On the other hand, in discussion "Is it necessary for future's entrepreneur to study?" Māra shared her experience in having entrepreneurial degree in Sweden, Latvia, Austria and China. It allowed to analyze what kind of academic methods should be implemented to provide modern education for young entrepreneurs.
iNovuss was attended by 16 000 participants.
Exhibition RIGA FOOD 2019
PLŪKT took part in exhibition RIGA FOOD 2019 on September 2019. It is the biggest fair trade for food producers in Baltic region.
PLŪKT express gratitude towards the Investments and development agency of Latvia for support during exhibition.