CERN to discuss Lithuania associate membership during visit

Experts from CERN are visiting Lithuania this week to discuss the prospects for Lithuania of becoming an associate member of CERN. “Lithuanian associate membership in CERN has to be seen in perspective. If it is […]

Valentina Dagienė

Vilnius University professor wins European digital award

Vilnius University Institute of Mathematics and Computer Science Professor Valentina Dagienė has been honoured with a Digital woman of the year award in Brussels. The professor won the award in the computer excellence category. The […]

Dainius Pavalkis
European Union

Lithuania’s former education minister to advise EU commissioner for research

Lithuania’s former education minister Dainius Pavalkis has joined the team of advisers for European Commissioner Carlos Moedas whose office is in charge of research, science and innovation. […]

Valdemaras Razumas

Damage to Lithuanian education system ‘will take years to repair’

The standing of science was irreparably damaged during Lithuania’s shock transition to the free market in the 1990s as people saw they could make fortunes in trade rather than pursuing education and scientific research, says Valdemaras Razumas, president of the Lithuanian Science Academy. […]