Forum of Global Lithuanian Professionals
LITHUANIA – DREAM SANDBOX OF GLOBAL TALENT
December 28, 2017
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 improvement of global standing of Lithuania in respect to Global Talent Competitiveness Index.
NVL Asset Management, one of Lithuania’s leading asset management companies, functions as the investment management hub of the Invalda INVL group. The company provides pension accumulation and investment solutions for residents of the country and offers institutional investors opportunities to collaborate. It also seeks, through private equity arrangements, to invest in the region’s businesses and so contribute to their growth. The goal of this energetic team of professionals is to create value for the future, ensuring analysis-based solutions that meet clients’ needs. www.invl.com.
9:00 – 9:45
Lithuania According to Global Talent Competitiveness Index
Gediminas Urbonas | Changing Habit of Thoughts | Director at MIT Program in Art, Culture and Technology | USA
10:00 – 12:00
REGIONS OF LITHUANIA – DREAM SAND-BOX FOR RETURNING TALENT
Value and potential of global professionals returning from emigration to their hometowns and villages: how to attract them
Aleksandras Paulauskas | Founder of Norpower AS, Smartheim AS companies in Norway and Litpower UAB in Lithuania
LITHUANIA – AS UNICORN VALEY
Prerequisites for businesses with products and services of high value added: how to grow and attract them
Marius Jurgilas | Board Member of Bank of Lithuania, Founding Father of Fintech direction of Lithuania
Vaidotas Rūkas | Chief Investment Officer | INVL Asset Management
50 INTERNATIONAL SCIENTISTS FOR LITHUANIA
Cooperation of government and business to attract global-level professors and researchers: what is the best formula for Lithuania?
Gražvydas Lukinavičius | Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry | Germany
Daumantas Matulis | Professor of VU Institute of Biotechnology | Chairman of Association of Biochemistry in Lithuania | Lithuania/USA