Interactive Team Finland workshop on Lithuanian water solutions

Clean water
Water technology

Finpro and Cleantech Finland offer a real business opportunity for Finnish companies in Lithuania. A total of approximately EUR 200 million will be invested into municipal water infrastructure in Lithuania between 2016-18. The focus will be on small town (200 to 2000 inhabitants) water supply and treatment as well as on treating industrial effluents in municipal water treatment. Lithuanian decision makers are looking for cost effective and innovative solutions for water treatment.

Please read more about this business opportunity here. This workshop targets at facilitating information needs and provides an opportunity to meet the decision makers. 

Date: Thursday 3 March, 2016
Time: 9:00-16:30

Venue: The Embassy of Finland in Vilnius, address K. Kalinausko gatve 24, 2nd floor,  LT-03107, Vilnius, Lithuania. 


9.00               Registration and morning coffee
9.30 – 9.35     Opening words:  Ambassador Harri Mäki-Reinikka, Embassy of Finland
9.35 – 9.45     Project BEST – better management of industrial effluents to save the Baltic Sea:       

                      Marjukka Porvari, John Nurminen Foundation, Finland 
9.45-12.00      Presentations by six water utilities receiving industrial effluents
12.00-13.00    Buffet lunch, registration for those who arrive only to the afternoon session


13.00              Presenting Finnish water offering:  Ms. Nina Jacoby, Finpro
13.10              Water supply & wastewater management: New legislation & main changes

                      Irmantas Valūnas, Department of Water Policy, Ministry of Environment of Lithuania. 

13.45              Finnish companies‘ presentations. 

                       Six companies present their solutions and offering for small town water infrastructure

 15.15             Networking 
16.30              Closing the event

Simultaneous interpretation between English and Lithuanian will be provided at the event.

Note: Due to limited space and time, there are 15 seats available and six companies have an opportunity to give a presentation. On the baisis of first come, first served. 

Further information and registrations by Friday 19 February 2016.

More information: 

Nina Jacoby
Senior Advisor, Finpro
Mobile: +358 41 442 7786

Vytaytas Adomatis
Country Representative, Partner
Mobile: +370 6853 1959


Mar 3rd, 2016


The Embassy of Finland in Vilnius


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