Stakeholders’ conference on recognition in the European Higher Education Area
Riga, Latvia, 28-29. April
Please fill out the form and send it to e-mail: email@example.com by 1. April 2011
For hotel reservation please see “Practical information” document
Please note that
1) maximum number of participants is 120 and
2) it is important that the conference participants include BFUG members, recognition
specialists, HE institutions, students, QA agencies and employers
3) representation of maximum number of countries should be ensured
For the above reasons the requests for participation can be declined if the appropriate
group of participants is over-represented
Title Prof. Dr. Ms. Mr. Other: _________________
Stakeholders’ conference on recognition
in the European Higher Education Area
Riga, Latvia, 28-29. April
Venue Hotel Riga, Aspazijas Bulvaris 22, LV1050 Riga
Booking is available in Hotel Riga for special price (price includes breakfast):
Standard Single EUR 40.00 per room/per night
Standard Double EUR 45.00 per room/per night
To book rooms at the above prices, contact hotel directly
firstname.lastname@example.org and refer to group number 913388.
The conference is held in Hotel Riga (www.hotelriga.lv), which is located in the city
centre, in the old town and close to Opera.
Transport from/to airport
To reach hotel, you can use taxi (approx. 20 EUR) or airport express minibus, which offers
shuttle service and has a stop for this hotel.
The minibus serves the route between Riga Airport and Riga city centre with the following
stops: Riga Airport – Hotel ABC (Zolitudes Str.) – Islande Hotel (Kipsalas Str.) – Hotel
Riga (Old Town) – Nordic Hotel Bellevue (Central Station) – Reval Hotel Latvia
(Elizabetes and Brivibas Street crossing) – Hotel Domina Inn Riga/ Monika Centrum
Hotels (Elizabetes and Pulkveza Brieza Street crossing) – Islande Hotel (Kipsalas Str.) –
Hotel ABC (Zolitudes Str.) – Riga Airport. Operating hours from Riga Airport: every day
from 5:30 a.m. to 00:45 a.m. Buses depart every 30 minutes. The timetable is available
Journey from Riga Airport to city centre takes approximately 20 minutes, but during peak
hours it may take longer.
At Riga Airport the bus stop is near to the exit of the Schengen arrivals hall.
Tickets can be purchased via internet, at AirBaltic's offices in Riga, in hotels along the
route or directly from the bus driver. Purchased Airport Express tickets are valid for the
stated date and route for one journey only and are non-refundable and non-changeable
except if schedule changes initiated by AirBaltic have occurred.
Ticket price is EUR 5 / LVL 3. If tickets are purchased from the bus driver, only cash is
accepted (Latvian lats only).