19-24 July 2021, Ventspils, Latvia
July 27th, 2021

The contest is now over! Results are now available on the Results page.

Schedule

The IOL 2021 program

July 19, live at 10:00 EEST, recording at 17:00 EEST - Opening ceremony  (Link1 to event: VUAS website; Link2 to event: VUAS YouTube )
July 19, 14:00 - 15:30  EEST* - Latvia - Kurzeme – Ventspils (lecture by Guntars Dreijers, Associate Professor, PhD, Ventspils University of Applied Sciences; Link to event: VUAS YouTube)
 
July 20** - Individual contest (6-hour window when all participants have to start the contest).  The exact times please see below.
 
July 21** - Team contest (4-hour window when all participants have to start the contest). The exact times please see below.
 
July 22, 11:00 -12:00 EEST - social activity. Welcome to IOL2021 (Link to event: MS Teams)
July 22, 14:00 - 15:30 EEST* - Introduction to Livonian, an indigenous language of Latvia (lecture by Miina Norvik, Research Fellow in Finnic Languages, PhD,  University of Tartu & Uppsala University; Link to event: VUAS YouTube)
July 22, 17:00 - 18:00 EEST - social activity. Latvia (Link to event: Zoom)
 
July 23, 11:00 -12:30 EEST* - Digitalization Trends in Latvia and Ventspils (lecture by Vairis Caune, PhD, Dean of the Faculty of Information Technologies, Ventspils University of Applied Sciences; Link to event: VUAS YouTube)
July 23, 17:00 - 18:00 EEST - social activity. Around the World (Link to event: MS Teams)
 
July 24, 11:00 EEST - Solution presentation and special awards (Link1 to event: VUAS website; Link2 to event: VUAS YouTube )
July 24, 14:00 EEST - Award and closing ceremony  (Link1 to event: VUAS website; Link2 to event: VUAS YouTube) 
 
 
* lecture recordings will be available on Ventspils University of Applied Sciences YouTube channel (https://www.youtube.com/user/VentspilsAugstskola)

**Information about the contest times:

Each team can decide to write the contest during one of the following times (given in Latvian time, EET/UTC+3).

INDIVIDUAL CONTEST  (July 20)
7:00 - 13:00 (Teams writing in this window will remain invigilated for 2 hours after the contest. They will be allowed to communicate among themselves, eat and drink, but will not be allowed to communicate with anyone outside the contest room.)
9:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 17:00
15:00 - 21:00

Registered countries will be contacted regarding exact contest times by Mrs. Liga Koloda (liga.koloda@venta.lv).

 

TEAM CONTEST  (July 21)  
9:00 - 13:00 (Teams writing in this window will remain invigilated for 2 hours after the contest. They will be allowed to communicate among themselves, eat and drink, but will not be allowed to communicate with anyone outside the contest room.)
11:00 - 15:00
15:00 - 19:00

Registered countries will be contacted regarding exact contest times by Mrs. Liga Koloda (liga.koloda@venta.lv).