2017-07-19 17:00
“I was not sure what a work in Google may bring. I remember thinking: if I fail, I will at least have an impressive CV. However, 6 years after, I am still happy to work for the company”, says Aleksej Viktorcik. Aleksej, who graduated from Applied Mathematics in 2010, is working at Google office in Zurich, Switzerland...
2017-07-05 13:45
Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) start-up incubator Startup Space is one of the two finalists from Lithuania in the European Enterprise Promotion Awards, organised by the European Commission together with the Ministry of Economy of Republic of Lithuania. The first academic start-up incubator in Lithuania, which...
2017-07-04 17:00
Lithuania has risen 8 places in the European Innovation Scoreboard, published by the European Commission. By rising from 24th up to 16th position, the Lithuania now lies ahead of Poland, Latvia, Spain, Slovakia and Hungary. According to the report, between 2010 and 2016 Lithuania’s biggest improvements were made in...
2017-07-04 16:30
Dematic, a US company, world leader in logistics automation systems operating in Kaunas has decided to expand its services by creating 40 additional work places for highly qualified specialists in finance, control engineering and computer simulation, Invest Lithuania reports. “We chose Kaunas for provision of our...
2017-06-28 13:45
Augustas Žaltauskas, a recent graduate of Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) is one of 40 Europeans who have been chosen to the internship in Japan. Selected from more than 1 000 applicants of the training programme Vulcanus in Japan, Augustas is starting internship at the international company of...
2017-06-14 14:45
Mathematicians of Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) initiated a unique workshop for answering industry challenges by applying mathematical solutions. Although similar workshops have been organised around the world for several years already, it is the first time in Lithuania when the mathematicians will offer their...
2017-06-13 17:15
TGW Northern Europe, a division of the Austrian based TGW Logistics Group, is establishing an Engineering Service Centre in Kaunas. The centre will be responsible for supporting the company’s projects in Northern Europe, creating positions up to 100 experienced information technology and system automation engineers...
2017-06-06 16:15
Agency Invest Lithuania together with Investors’ Forum have started the initiative of evaluating study programmes of Lithuanian higher education institutions: Investors’ Spotlight quality mark was awarded to these programmes, which best matched business expectations. Kaunas University of Technology bachelor’s study...
2017-05-26 16:30
“When choosing a university future students try not only to choose the best study programme, but also check the alumni network of that university. The university graduates from alumni clubs and associations are transforming into professional communities, who provide career and study support for students and graduates...
2017-05-18 14:45
The State Patent Bureau of the Republic of Lithuania (SPB) and Kaunas University of Technology National Innovation and Entrepreneurship Centre (KTU NIEC) has signed the collaboration agreement, which laid foundation for the new Patent Library – PATLIB Centre. This will be the first time, when a PATLIB Centre is...
2017-04-26 15:15
Earlier this year, Italian high technology enterprise Gruppo FOS Lithuania has opened its headquarters in Kaunas Science and Technology Park at Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) Santaka Valley. The main reason for Gruppo FOS coming to Lithuania was collaboration with KTU and Lithuanian University of Health...
2017-04-18 15:30
Hollister Incorporated, a US-based global manufacturer of medical devices and equipment, intends to open a new production site in Kaunas, Lithuania. The planned investment is approximately EUR 50 million with around 300 new jobs to be created over the next several years. The primary purpose of the investment is to...