About the Organization: HackMotion is a successful, fast growing startup company working in sports wearable technology industry. HackMotion sensors measure wrist motion, and
this unique technology is highly beneficial in golf and other sports. HackMotion is used by world's leading golf coaches working with tour players like Dustin Johnson, Tommy Fleetwood, and Bryson DeChambeau. HackMotion's presence is quickly growing among regular golfers, and has customers in more than 40 countries around the world.
Work Description:The intern will be assisting Chief Marketing Officer to realize a variety of on-going and new projects: Improving content marketing strategy with engaging articles and videos. Intern’s ideas and evaluation of all activities will be highly appreciated. We would expect the intern, as a native speaker of English, to improve the language in the content as well, Data analysis to evaluate how effective each activity is; working with such tools as Google Analytics, Google Data Studio, Market research of potential partners to organize affiliate deals / partnerships / paid projects, and Tracking and improving performance marketing campaigns.
About the Organization: Rīga Stradiņš University (RSU) is one of the most modern universities in the Baltic States with an extensive choice of study programs in health care and social sciences, a strong foundation in research and international recognition. RSU has almost 10,000 students, per quarter, and a stellar student to faculty ratio.
We welcome an intern interested in taking part in think tank and academic work in International Relations with a focus on East Asia regional dynamics, interaction of global powers in the East Asia region, China studies, Baltic States and China, EU – China, NATO-China and Russia-China.
The intern will have the opportunity to engage with Latvian foreign policy makers, the think tank community, the academic community, as well as practitioners. Upon training, the intern will be expected to contribute to reports, conduct research interviews, take part in project application design and implementation. The Centre is willing to provide support to the intern in performing other tasks of their interest.
Organization Profile: TechHub Riga is a startup-based community known for sharing knowledge and offering a platform for innovative entrepreneurship. Through various programs and events, we're reinforcing the existing tech ecosystem and building the next generation of founders. Team consists of 4 people, currently running TechHub’s operations and Incubator program for students.
Work Description: We will find startups within TechHub Riga community willing to take an intern. The role there would then depend on the necessity of the startup and would be matched based on the student’s application.
Organization Profile: An independent non-governmental think tank established in 2019 to foster and promote the research on Baltic defense and security. Core team includes ten people and deals with conventional and emergent security issues of the Baltic states and the Baltic Sea region. Current endeavors include books and reports such as on Chinese presence in the Baltic Sea region (together with the Jamestown Foundation), regional and sectoral perspectives of the Baltic Sea security, cyber and energy security. BSF's Transatlantic Security Exchange provides case study research and field visits of American scholars and students in the Baltics. The Education Program provides Baltic youth and their educators with materials and tools on crisis management training, countering disinformation and raising cyber hygiene.
Research for reports on Chinese presence in the Baltic region/ Baltic energy security/ lessons learned from the War in Ukraine/ European and transatlantic security issues.
Promotion and publicity of the Foundation's activities (e.g., authoring or contributing to articles on Foundation's recent books and reports).
Networking to establish new partnerships and cooperation (guest lectures, workshops, presentations, joint publication opportunities.
"Working for early-stage startups like Asya and TechHub was both challenging and rewarding. From day one, they gave me tasks crucial to the company’s success or failure. I was able to experience an entire range of business activities unique to startups. My work this summer helped me focus my academic and professional plans. Additionally, through this internship I visited dozens of museums, kayaked across the river Daugava, and visited UNESCO world heritage sites — and that’s just in Riga! I also managed to travel to four countries in just eight weeks."