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This event occurred on
December 5, 2013
6:00pm - 8:00pm EET
(UTC +2hrs)
Riga, RIX

TEDxYouthDay is a series of TEDx events happening all around the world coinciding with Universal Children’s Day in late November.

These events are designed to inspire curiosity, ignite new ideas, and empower young leaders.

We share a common vision at TEDxRiga and invite you to our TEDxYouth@Riga event themed "The Spark". This year, the floor will be given to two lively Mathematics and Physics enthusiasts.

Birojnica co-working space
84-2 Dzirnavu steer Riga
Riga, RIX
Event type:
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Mārtiņš Kālis

The Magic of Learning (Mācīšanās maģija) Co-founder of, free educational website for studying math and physics. He is also a graduate of Mission Possible - nation-wide initiative aiming to improve education in Latvia who invite young energetic people to become teachers.

Jānis Timošenko

The Praise of Ineffectiveness (Neefektivitātes slavinājums) Doctoral physics student working along with award winning physicists at the very edge of the known in quantum physics.

Organizing team


Riga, Latvia
  • Pāvils Jurjāns
    Program director
  • Artūrs Ivanovs
    Event coordinator