Forum of Global Lithuanian Professionals
Platform of Meaningful Connections
December 27, 2018
Network of Lithuanian professional diaspora Global Lithuanian Leaders continues the tradition to precede the Global Lithuanian Awards with the Forum of Global Professionals and bring together the Laureates and Nominees of all seasons, global and local over-achievers, decision-makers from the Governmental institutions for the discussion of means and measures for the attraction of exceptional talent for the improvement of global standing of Lithuania.
9:00 – 9:55
New Generation of Lithuanian Trend Setters
Daumantas Dvilinskas | Its All About Innovating and Challenging | UK
Martynas Levickis | Accordion for Music Revolution | Lithuania
Jonas Baziukas | Insect for Food at FOODuristic Farm | Denmark
Audrūnas Gruslys | AI Presence | Google DeepMind | UK
Alesis Novik | Identity by Biometrics | AimBrain | UK
10:00 – 12:00
Academic Fellowships Powered by Business
Moderator Ainius Lašas | KTU
There are global Lithuanian professors and researchers eager to provoke the change in the academic structure of Lithuanian universities, then there are students and university departments in Lithuania hungry for innovative and inspirational teaching, finally, there are open-minded companies looking for well-trained talent and capable to sponsor fellowships / grants to initiate the generation shift in Lithuanian universities.
Shortcut to Unicorn Valley for Lithuanian Startups
Moderator Gytenis Galkis | LitBan
There are change and technology driven, future oriented global professionals with abundant resource of expertise, connections and funds, then there is developing start-up ecosystem of Lithuania with ambition to talk and grow global, so, there are components for meaningful learning.
Talent and Country Matching
Moderator Aistė Macijauskaitė | Work in Lithuania
There is ambitious global talent eagerly exploring the opportunities offered worldwide, then there is this country with comfortable infrastructure, attractive life quality, friendly vibe and a number of open positions, finally, there are tools and initiatives that need to be employed for the quality matching of the two.
Work in Lithuania