GLOBAL LITHUANIAN AWARDS

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reward the remarkable talent, exceptional vision, and responsible ambition of Lithuanians and Lithuania-connected people who have been contributing to the prosperity and global standing of Lithuania. Global Lithuanian Awards aim to promote the idea of Global Lithuania and create the atmosphere of appreciation for international experience exchange and diaspora engagement.

PATRON OF GLOBAL LITHUANIAN AWARDS

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GLOBAL LITHUANIAN AWARDS

established in 2012 by network of international professionals Global Lithuanian Leaders.

They are organized in cooperation with Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

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CEREMONY OF GLOBAL LITHUANIAN AWARDS 2015

Prezidente apvali

Dalia Grybauskaitė

President of the Republic of Lithuania

“We are proud of people who keep faith to Lithuania in all their deeds. Their support and energy guarantee the progress and development of our country.”

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Linas Linkevičius

Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Lithuania

“Small by size, Lithuania is big by its people working, studying, traveling all over the world. By the people who devote their time and energy for the sake of prosperous Lithuania.“

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Kęstutis Šliužas

CEO of Teo

“It is wonderful to have so many innovation based businesses which promote the country by inventing and implementing extraordinary ideas. I am happy we have the occasion to reward and show our appreciation for their efforts and achievements.“

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Algirdas Kaušpėdas

Chairman of the Selection Panel of GLA 2015

“Global Lithuanian Awards are absolutely essential for Lithuania. If the success stories of the nominees impressed the Selection Panel, they should definitely inspire the nation and most importantly conquer the complex of inferiority so common to Lithuanians. We desperately need quality approach in professional activities, therefore, only top professionals deserve to become the Laureates.”

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Dalia Petkevičienė

Board Member of Global Lithuanian Leaders

Initiator of Global Lithuanian Awards

“Global Lithuanian Awards is the occasion to declare to the world and ourselves that Lithuania appreciates the international experience, achievements and talent of our diaspora. At the same time, they may be seen as the true source of inspiration to Lithuanians living abroad to participate in the development of Lithuania.“