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Life Sciences Baltics 2020: Microbiome and Health Session Speakers Have Been Revealed
2020-02-07

Life Sciences Baltics 2020: Microbiome and Health Session Speakers Have Been Revealed

2020 marks a milestone for Life Sciences Baltics – international forum which is gathering world-class biotechnology, pharmaceutical and medical devices experts from all around the world – will be held in Vilnius for the 5th time. One of the themes in the forum will be Microbiome and Health and Life Sciences Baltics kicked the New Year by proudly announcing speakers who will be attending this session.

Global Defense Contractor NBC Security to begin operations in Lithuania
2020-01-29

Global Defense Contractor NBC Security to begin operations in Lithuania

NBC Security, Inc., a global defense applications firm, has announced its decision to commence operations in Lithuania under the name UAB “Baltic Defense Industries”. The company has established a new office in Kaunas and plans to open a facility for the manufacturing of products for the global defense and law enforcement agencies.

LSB2018 Brought to Life a New Partnership Which Is Improving Cancer Research
2020-01-13

LSB2018 Brought to Life a New Partnership Which Is Improving Cancer Research

During the Life Sciences Baltics 2018 Carl Zeiss Microscopy established strong relationships with scientists from Vilnius Life Science University Centre and Lithuanian National Pathology Centre. Currently there are two ongoing  projects with Proteomics Centre – one of them has already helped  improving applications in cancer research.

The Spurt of Lithuanian Start-ups Continues: €166.5 Million of Investment was Attracted Within the Year
2019-12-13

The Spurt of Lithuanian Start-ups Continues: €166.5 Million of Investment was Attracted Within the Year

2019 is a memorable year in the Lithuanian start-up ecosystem: the number of innovative companies is nearing 1,000, startups have attracted more than €166,5 million. Vinted, the country’s first start-up to become a unicorn, which has attracted a record amount of investment so far – €128 million, has also proven that innovative products crated by Lithuanian start-ups have great potential.

7 Innovative Products for Klaipėda Were Offered During the Open Data Hackathon
2019-11-19

7 Innovative Products for Klaipėda Were Offered During the Open Data Hackathon

During the creative business workshops “Hacker Games. Open Data” that took place this weekend in the port city and lasted for as long as 48 hours, 7 innovative products were created using the opened up public sector data. The hackathon was won by a team that offered an interactive map of Klaipėda, which is designed to help young businesses to assess a commercial benefit of a specific place of the city.

Lithuanian exporters conquer the Chinese market by participating at the exhibition China International Import Expo 2019
2019-11-06

Lithuanian exporters conquer the Chinese market by participating at the exhibition China International Import Expo 2019

Lithuanian companies are paving the way for export to China by participating for the second year in a row in China International Import Expo 2019. On the 5th through 10th of November, 16 Lithuanian companies, participating in two national stands, are striving to distinguish themselves by the quality of Lithuanian goods which is highly appreciated by Chinese consumers, and to reap the maximum benefits from the country that began to actively expand its trade relations with the rest of the world.

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Success stories

The conversation with an old acquaintance has given rise to the international project of global significance

The conversation with an old acquaintance has given rise to the international project of global significance

Ingrida Olendraitė, a doctoral student at Cambridge University, an alumnus of Vilnius University, had little expectations that her meeting with an old acquaintance during Life Sciences Baltics will evolve to an international project together with the greatest minds in the field of virus research.

Lithuanian scientists aim to be at the forefront of the new breakthrough in medicine

Lithuanian scientists aim to be at the forefront of the new breakthrough in medicine

Lithuania has more than enough potential to become one of the leaders in the biotechnology field. This is the conviction of Agnė Vaitkevičienė, the head and the co-founder of the first and so far the only producer of individualised advanced therapy medicinal products (ATMPs) in the Baltic countries. According to her, medicines developed according to the needs of each patient are the future of medicine, to which Lithuania also contributes.

Business has more than one Everest

Business has more than one Everest

Origins of Lithuanian kids wear brand Mummymoon should be traced in Norwegian fjords, Vėjūnė Unikauskienė, Director of Trinity time UAB, company that owns this brand, joked.

Lithuanian experience of private medicine for Irish patients

Lithuanian experience of private medicine for Irish patients

The Medical Diagnostic and Treatment Centre operating in the capital of Lithuania for 22 years by now and boasting the good reputation is consistently assuring quality and improving it, it is an ongoing journey on the way of unconventional thinking, different approach, improvement of actions by creating the best value added for customers.

March Design Studio: how Lithuanian minimalism conquered one fourth of the world

March Design Studio: how Lithuanian minimalism conquered one fourth of the world

Abroad, in particular in Scandinavia, France, Italy, and even Japan, the March brand is considered to be the guarantee of aesthetics and quality.

Why Lithuania becomes a meeting place for science, business, education and research

Why Lithuania becomes a meeting place for science, business, education and research

Established in 2008, Santara Valley is now a rapidly expanding area of business intelligence, medical and research institutions where highly qualified employees and scientists create knowledge and products of the highest quality and are able to offer them to their partners all over the world.

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