2017-02-10 17:15
Lithuania scored highest in the EU for changes in the ICT startup environment, as reported in Digital Transformation Scoreboard 2017 survey, a Digital Entrepreneurship monitoring tool by European Commission. Accprding to the Startup Lithuania newsletter, Lithuania is performing above the EU average in four out of...
2017-01-03 16:00
There currently are at least 316 start-ups operating in Lithuania, a 15,8% increase from the past year, the website Startup Lithuania announces. They paid a total of 7,49M EUR employee taxes (13,8% increase), and their workforce has grown by 13,9% to 1560 employees. At Startup Lithuania’ wrap-up event of the year,...
2016-12-06 11:45
The three Baltic states — Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania — who were the first to declare independence and officially secede from the USSR more than 25 years ago, are in the avant-garde of the post-Soviet republics in terms of technology entrepreneurship and government support of innovation, technology news website The...
2016-12-05 16:15
27 April 2017 the 16th international competition of young researchers’ innovations will take place. The traditional event, the festival of innovation ir being organised by Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) for inventors, science enthusiasts and business professionals. It will take place at KTU Santaka Valley. “It...
2016-11-15 18:15
“Imagine a dynamic map, which shows you people flock into the places of interest, a city, where the passers-by get exceptional offers at restaurants and shops to their phones, where infrastructure is so perfect that traffic jams become almost impossible”, Giedrius Sirevičius co-founder of a start-up Icybit shares his...
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2016-08-29 15:00
“Lithuania is a great country, it is good to live in Europe, where you can find a job in an international company with the motivating working environment”, says Kamoliddin Mirzoev, Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) student of informatics. This summer Kamoliddin spent working as an intern at Nasdaq’s Technology and...
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2016-07-14 17:00
Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) Santaka Valley hosted semi-finals of the international competition of startups from energy field KICkoff. The winners of KICkoff Lithuania – two teams from KTU – compete to win 10 000 euros in the finals in Warsaw in September. KICkoff Lithuania is one of the six global...
2016-06-15 18:30
Solid foundation for Lithuanian aviation industry breakthrough has been laid in Kaunas’ region – the first in Europe cluster of aeronautical engineering companies and educational institutions is being created. After the airport is connected to the free economic zone and with a constant staff supply of qualified...
2016-06-08 15:30
Start-up SearchNode born and developed at Startup Space of Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) is named as the most ambitious Lithuanian start-up, according to the global business website Forbes. There are two more enterprises created by KTU graduates among the listed most ambitious Lithuanian start-ups. “We are...
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2016-06-02 16:15
Shanker Ganesh Krishnamoorthy, a PhD student at Kaunas University of Technology (KTU), with his team is developing a shock absorber that can damp vibration and harvest energy from damping, Startup Lithuania informs. The KTU’s international student pitched his project at the Hacker Games hackathon in March, which took...
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2016-05-26 12:15
“I believe in people. Everyone is capable of creating a success story”, said Israeli ambassador Amir Maimon at the meeting with Kaunas academic and city community, which took place at Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) this Tuesday, May24.  The Ambassador’s lecture “How Kaunas could learn from the success...
2016-05-20 15:45
The first smart electric car charging station SmartChargeBox was opened at Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) Santaka Valley. The device created in Kaunas has already attracted attention from investors working in international market. SmartChargeBox was officially introduced during Technorama’2016 – an annual...