Design & Ethics

Friday, July 23, 2021 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

The SEGD Riga Chapter is delighted to invite to the second 2021 years event, which will be dedicated

to the topic of Design & Ethics.


Event Program (Riga time):

10:00-10:10 – Introduction 

/ Kristīne Čakste, great granddaughter of Latvia’s first President Jānis Čakste

/ Dagnija Balode, SEGD Riga Chapter Co-founder and H2E CEO/Partner


10:10-10:25 - Design and ethics, ethical design - ethical designer, researcher and ethical person

/ Dr. art., Lecturer and Design Researcher at Dublin University of Technology, College of Art and

Tourism, Dublin School of Creative Arts Aija Freimane


10:25-10:40 – Understanding and principles of Ethics and Design Ethics

/ Mag. iur., Attorney at Law, ZAB Eversheds Sutherland Bitāns Managing Partner Agris Bitāns 



10:40-11:00 - QA, discussion

Ilze Dobele, Agris Bitāns, Ingūna Elere, Aija Freimane


11:00-12:00 - A walk around the Jānis Čakste's House exhibition together with its designers

/ Design Studio H2E 

11:00-12:00 - Snacks, drinks, networking and conversation


Event details:

Admission to the event is free of charge for SEGD members.

Admission to the event for other participants will be in receipt of donations with which to augment the

exhibition with solutions for visitors suffering from dementia.


Admission to the event is only possible by presenting a Covid-19 certificate or negative Covid-19 test,

no more than 48 hours old, as well as a valid personal identity document. 


Date and time: 

July 23, 2021 at 10:00 (Riga time)



Jānis Čakste’s House “Auči”, Salgale Parish


Many thanks to the Design studio H2E for supporting this event!




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