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2020 04 06
Lithuanian industrial clusters support their businesses while facing a crisis

Businesses start counting huge losses due to the restrictions announced in the wake of the COVID-19 epidemic internationally. Large, medium-sized and small Lithuanian enterprises have already been hit by the crisis as well. If companies were hesitating to benefit from clustering so far, the situation caused by the quarantine illustrates the value of...

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2020 04 02
Call for tenders for Lithuanian pre-commercial procurement to create an emotion measuring device

The possible negative effects of the Corona pandemic on the number of depressions has been discussed widely in the media. Lack of awareness and attention to human emotions can have negative consequences for the development of both the individual and society as a whole. Therefore the Trakai District Municipal...

2020 02 12
Lithuanian Space Office: is Lithuania ready for membership in European Space Agency?

Negotiations on Lithuania’s further collaboration with the European Space Agency (ESA) have been initiated. The perspectives were discussed on 24th of January in Vilnius at a meeting between delegacies of ESA and Lithuania. Since 2015, Lithuania has participated in the Plan of European Cooperating State (PECS). This phase is coming to...

2019 11 28
Fintech market leaders from around the world gather in Vilnius

Fintech Inn, the largest financial technology (fintech) conference in the Baltic and Nordic countries, opened in Vilnius; this year it will be a record with over 3,000 participants, representing more than 500 companies from around the world. Organizers of the conference say that these figures show that Lithuania is visible and known on the world map of Fintech, and,...

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2019 11 05
CONVENE challenges technology events to set up In Baltic Region

The Baltic Sea Region’s leading meetings and events industry trade show CONVENE is just four months way, and the eighth edition of the Hosted Buyer programme promises to deliver access to a bunch of destinations, world-class venues and top-notch services under one roof. However, these are a part of a much bigger picture and CONVENE 2020 will aim to bring...

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2019 10 14
TraCS3 visit in Tampere: getting to know region and preparing action plans

On 1-3rd of October the Baltic Institute of Finland hosted TraCS3 project partners in Tampere under the framework of Interreg Europe programme. Lithuanian Agency for Science, Innovation and Technology (MITA) actively participates in this project as a partner. The project partners focus on improving regional innovation infrastructures and innovation...

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2019 10 14
The Programme „Business Development, Innovation and SMEs“ launched of €14 million

The programme agreement for the “Business development, Innovation and SMEs” under Norway Grants 2014-2021 was signed on 27th of September 2019. The programme is operated by the Agency for Science, Innovation and Technology (MITA). The Donor Programme Partner in this programme is “Innovation Norway” (IN). Other Programme Partner is...

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2019 10 08
The largest fintech conference in Northern Europe and the Baltics will be held in Vilnius

On 27-28 November 2019, European and global fintech companies, investors and everyone interested in the latest financial technology will turn their attention to Lithuania. Here the largest financial technology conference Fintech Inn in Northern Europe and the Baltic States will be held for the 4 th year in a row. With over 60...

2019 07 17
Lithuanian and Swiss partners have developed a laser system for diabetes and metabolism problems

A new cheaper laser system will help advance key  research into diabetes and metabolism disorders. A Lithuanian-Swiss partnership has developed a laser system that will help advance invaluable research into conditions like diabetes and metabolism problems. Lithuania’s Brolis Semiconductors and the prestigious...

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2019 07 15
New brochure: explore TOP clusters in Lithuania

Lithuanian Agency for Science, Innovation and Technology (MITA) has just published a brand new brochure about clusters in Lithuania. This publication provides an introduction to Lithuania’s vibrant cluster community – allowing readers to explore clusters, their projects, activities and achievements. In total, 13 Lithuanian clusters are presented, including eight clusters that have been...

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2019 06 27
Innovation Drift 2019: Vilnius attracted the world's leading innovators and turned into the capital of future innovations

On 13-14th of June, 2019, the biggest innovation event in the Baltic countries Vilnius Innovation Forum “Innovation Drift 2019” took place in the Lithuanian Exhibition and Congress Center Litexpo. For two days over 2,000 participants, 50 world-famous innovators, experts, innovation policy...

2019 06 19
Training on "Impact in the Horizon 2020 proposals" was organized in Lithuania

On June 18th 2019, the Ministry of Education, Science and Sport, which is a coordinator of “Horizon 2020” national contact point (NCP) network in Lithuania, organized a seminar "Impact in the Horizon 2020 proposals" at the Agency for Science, Innovation and Technology (MITA).

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