We are thrilled to announce an upcoming guest lecture at the University of Latvia Faculty of Business, Management, and Economics, featuring Laurence Schuurman. This enlightening session, scheduled for April 17th from 11:00 to 12:30, promises to equip attendees with invaluable insights into project management and the art of pitching ideas effectively.

Laurence Schuurman brings a wealth of experience and expertise to the table, making this an event not to be missed. With a focus on "Project Management: How to Get From Idea to Execution," Laurence will delve into the intricacies of planning, resource allocation, risk identification, and mitigation, all crucial components of successful project management.


But that's not all! Attendees will also have the opportunity to learn about the art of pitching ideas impactfully. In today's fast-paced world, the ability to succinctly convey your ideas is invaluable, and Laurence will provide participants with the theory, tools, and competencies needed to make a lasting impression.


So, who is Laurence Schuurman? With a master's degree in International Management and a professional background in IT, Laurence has navigated the complexities of project management across borders and industries. From her roles in Belgium, the Netherlands, France, to her current position as Head of Omnichannel with a major insurer in Belgium, Laurence's career is a testament to her expertise in delivering successful projects while fostering long-term vision and leadership.


But Laurence's journey extends beyond her professional accomplishments. As an active member of JCI (Junior Chamber International) since 2016, Laurence has been deeply involved in community engagement and leadership development. Her passion for coaching and mentoring has made her a sought-after resource for members seeking guidance in navigating the ever-changing landscape of the VUCA (volatile, uncertain, complex, ambiguous) world.


Join us for an enriching session with Laurence Schuurman as she shares her insights, strategies, and best practices for effective project management and impactful idea pitching. Whether you're a seasoned professional or just starting your journey, this lecture promises to inspire and empower you on your path to success.


Date: April 17th

Time: 11.00 - 12.30

Location: University of Latvia Faculty of Business, Management and Economics, room 225!


Mark your calendars and see you there!