Year 2023/2024

LIST of special seminars planned for SPRING semester (updated on 08.02.2024)

Students should familiarise themselves with the descriptions of offers and seminars and apply to the head of the special seminar. Registration procedures for special seminars are written in a file above the list of special seminars.

Additional information:

Spring semester

The informative seminar will be held on February 9, 2023 at 16.30-18.00 in the MS Teams. The link to the event will be sent via E-study environment to the students' LU e-mail addresses.

Title Professor Time Place Additional information
Artificial Intelligence and Society: Opportunities, Risks, Challenges Maksims Ivanovs Every Thursday 16:30 - 18:00 The first meeting will be on February 16 Online in MS Teams

To apply, send an email with your name, student ID number, and the year of study to

Food Computing

Maija Kāle

Online in MS Teams every Monday 6pm-9pm (EET)

The first meeting will be on February 20

Online in MS Teams Apply by writing to:
Open Science – What is it and why do we need it? Aisha Futura Tüchler TBA Online in MS Teams/in presence Apply by writing to:


Autumn semester

Title Professor Time Place Additional information

Food Computing

Maija Kāle

Every Monday 6pm-8pm (EET), starting from 18th September, 2022

Online in MS Teams

Apply by writing to:

See more information below

Quantum computing and programming  Abuzer Yakaryilmaz

Mondays & Wednesdays 18:00-20:00



(1) You should fill out the form at and (2) send an email to with your student number and class (1/2/3/4).

It is possible to enroll this course without officially registering to the spec seminar (, but then, you will not be able to get credits)

See more information below
Deep learning in robotics Kārlis Freivalds, Aly Oraby To be specified EDI (Dzērbenes iela 14)

Apply by writing to:


Experimental methods

Jurģis Šķilters, Līga Zariņa

To be specified Raiņa bulvāris 19

To sign up, please write to
and CC

See more information below

Cyber Security Research Artūrs Lavrenovs Mondays
Raiņa bulvāris 19, Room 345 Registration: (max 10)
Language technologies and artificial intelligence Inguna Skadiņa (LU MII & Tilde), Pēteris Paikens (LU MII), Mārcis Pinnis (Tilde), Toms Bergmanis (Tilde) Thursdays
Hybrid form – Raiņa bulvāris 19 and remotely in MS Teams Registration:
Robotics club and Cyber-physical systems Business Lab Thursdays
Raiņa bulvāris 19, Room 312 Registration:
Business Lab Business Lab The first seminar
event is on
19.09.2022 at
The regular
events after the
first are (mostly)
on Wednesdays
between 15:00-
SSE Riga

In collaboration with, SSE Riga
and Art Academy.
Registration: by 15.09.2022.

Please, also stop by at 312.auditorium (LU DF)
on Thursday 15.09.2022 at 16:30 for the
registration and a short question session.

For more information please find the faculty
website “Special seminars” page.


More Special seminars in Latvian you can find here.

PAVASARA semestrī plānoto specsemināru SARAKSTS (atjaunināts 4.02.2022)


Studentiem ir jāiepazīstas ar piedāvājumu un semināru aprakstiem un jāpiesakās pie specsemināra vadītāja. Reģistrācijas kārtība specsemināriem ir uzrakstīta datnē virs specsemināru saraksta.

Papildu informācija:



Rudens semestrī plānoto specsemināru SARAKSTS (atjaunināts 13.09.2021)

Papildu informācija: