We aim to improve business environment and competitiveness of companies in the engineering industry – empower them acting efficiently and sell more.
As an independent business organisation we represent metal products, machinery and equipment, electromechanics and electronics, plastics and rubber industry companies’ interests on international and national level.
Our goal is to increase business competitiveness and internationalisation, improve export of products and services, increase synergy between scientists and engineers activity. We take part in improving quality of Vocational education and training in Lithuania.
We encourage companies to take advantage of the new Industrial Revolution “Industry 4.0”, ensure the most effective use of new technologies, take into account the opportunities offered by digitalization and keep up with other EU Member States.
WE WORK TO:
Improve terms of businessmen and scientists activity in Lithuania and abroad
Help engineering industry enterprises to become leaders of Lithuanian economy
Compile and convey information about the potential of sectorial businessmen and scientists
Help sectorial enterprises to manufacture and export high added value products, services and solutions
Create circumstances for improving worker qualification and management abilities
Provide members complex services: representation, mediation, networking organizing, help in getting financial aid, technological education, knowledge management and worker education
WE AIM TO:
Improve engineering industry business environment:
We organise, evaluate and propose improvements for legal acts;
Organise discussions with government, education and science institutions;
Form government opinion about improvement of sector business environment;
Prepare business environment analysis;
Represent members in work groups, conferences, assemblies, various
Committees and commissions (LPK, CEEMET, EFFRA, ORGALIME, ManuFuture, kt.).
Encourage R&D synergy between science institutions and business enterprises:
Convey vision of „Manufacturing future“ to Lithuanian enterprises;
Represent interests of enterprises when programming EU funds usage;
Moderate the start of business activity between business, science and foreign partners;
Moderate clusters and enterprises networking, organise events;
Help to prepare for R&D&I international projects;
Publish methodical means for improvement in innovation activity in enterprises;
Look after R&D&I / business services providers’ database.
Encourage export development:
Provide information about business opportunities and terms abroad;
Organise exhibitions, missions;
Mediate communicating with business attaché;
Disseminate legal publications for international trade;
Help find partners in Lithuania and abroad;
Publish sector enterprises catalogue and administrate the database;
Consult in export management;
We want to improve VET and competence quality in Lithuania:
Popularise engineering professions;
Represent member interests when preparing VET standards,
programmes and educational material;
Represent member interests when evaluating quality of studies;
Participate in VET management;
Participate in R&D structures management;
Represent member interests when influencing management of educational institutions;
Organise qualification courses for vocational education and training teachers;
Carry out informal student education and realize student involving projects;
Participate in renewal of VET school infrastructure;
Prepare studies for specialists accordance evaluation to current market needs;
Influence qualification acknowledgement system in Lithuania.
Lithuanian engineering industries association LINPRA
Enterprise code: 121895717 VAT payer code: LT100002333615 Savanorių pr. 176 C – 803, (8 floor), LT-03154 Vilnius Tel. 8 5 231 2520 Fax. 8 5 203 2222 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org