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LINPRA – publicly acknowledged at Digital Skills and Jobs Coalition

LINPRA has been publicly acknowledged for the contribution as a Pledger at Digital Skills and Jobs Coalition and has a pledge in the Digital Skills for Labour Force category. The Digital Skills and Jobs Coalition brings together Member States, companies, social partners, non-profit organisations and education providers who take action to tackle the lack of digital skills in […]

Digital Innovation Hubs

The European Commission launched on 19 April 2016 the first industry-related initiative of the Digital Single Market package. Building on and complementing the various national initiatives for digitising industry, the Commission acts to trigger further investments in the digitisation of industry and support the creation of better framework conditions for the digital industrial revolution. One […]

Lithuania – in the list of initiatives for the digitisation of industry across Europe

European Commission observes and provides an overview of National Initiatives for digitising industry. The full list and the map that reflects the status of national policy initiatives in the Member States is provided on European Commission page. Fifteen national initiatives for digitising industry have been launched across Europe in recent years. With value chains increasingly […]

Six Lithuanian companies listed in “Deloitte” ranking

Deloitte, an audit and business consulting company, announced their compiled “Technology Fast 50” ranking, which includes even six Lithuanian companies. In Central Europe, Lithuania is the only country with just 2.8 million inhabitants and with even six companies included in the ranking. This is a significant result, which is a clear demonstration of Lithuania’s leadership […]

The author of “The Fourth Industrial Revolution” Klaus Schwab visited Lithuania

German engineer and economist Klaus Martin Schwab, the founder of the World Economic Forum in Davos, who holds doctorates in economics and engineering, is one of the most prominent researchers and developers of the concept of the fourth industrial revolution. Initiated by The Engineering Industries Association LINPRA and with the help of partners, professor’s book The Fourth Industrial […]

First meeting of the ‘Industry 4.0’ Commission

The first official meeting of the National Industrial Competitiveness Commission ‘Industry 4.0’ (‘Pramonė 4.0’) takes place on August 29, 2017, aiming to: Introduce activities, performed due to the digitalisation of industry and the implementation of ‘Pramonė 4.0’ initiative; Discuss further possibilities of the initiative; Determine the main directions of the National Digitalisation Platform ‘Pramonė 4.0’ […]

“The AHK can be a mentor for vocational training in Lithuania”

Interview with LINPRA director Gintaras Vilda for the AHK Balt published business magazine “AHKbalt aktuell”. Read full journal online: http://bit.ly/2zkdqBg Like in Germany, the manufacturing industry in Lithuania is one of its driving forces. Training for qualifications in technical professions is essential. For this reason, the Engineering Industries Association of Lithuania (LINPRA) is advocating vocational training […]