Life Sciences Baltics 2014

Life Sciences Baltics 2014

is the only international forum in the Baltic region for world-class biotechnology, pharmaceutical and medical devices experts from all around the world. It provides a unique opportunity to explore the new horizons of partnerships, exchange ideas and seek progress through networking. Discover enormous potential and passion in the field of life sciences in Lithuania and the Baltic region – the gateway to emerging markets.

  • Discover state-of-the-art scientific infrastructure and investor-ready startups in the Baltics
  • Meet Nobel prize winners, 800 key sector players and decision makers from more than 30 countries
  • Learn about EU strategic directions and funding opportunities
  • Tell the world about your discovery at the international conference, exhibition and networking events.

Life Sciences Baltics 2014 Agenda

  • International Conference and Seminars
    Nobel Prize laureate, world-class speakers, prominent figures and organizations, high level public officials and regulatory bodies, leading life sciences experts and key corporate players.
  • International Exhibition 
    A great one-stop-shop to meet key sector players, associated manufacturers and service providers.
  • B2B Partnership Event
    Pre-scheduled individual meetings among forum participants.
  • Company Visits
    Visits to Lithuanian life sciences industry companies and R&D centers to provide hands-on experience and learn more about the cooperation potential.
  • Start-ups
    Start-up pitch session for investors.
  • Students’ Conference
    International Life Sciences Students’ Conference for students and young scientists.
  • MAP Kinases
     The Biochemistry, Biology and Pathology of MAP Kinases II

Why Baltics?

  • A growing number of start-ups and SMEs have advanced product portfolios and would like to attract partners for financial investments.
  • Lithuania is investing 400 million EUR in 5 research valleys to become one of the top high tech innovation centers in Europe.
  • The Baltics are uniquely located to comfortably act as a crossroad between east and west.
  • Region offers highly qualified talent pool as well as astonishing tax environment for R&D activities.
  • Cooperation with the Baltic companies enables access to the EU structural funds (only in Lithuania up to 1 billion EUR for the period of 2014-2020).
  • Gross salaries in the life sciences sector are 2 to 3 times more competitive compared to Western Europe.

Life Sciences Baltics 2012 Highlights

  • 800 particiapnts
  • 60 lecturers
  • 42 exhibitors
  • More than 2000 meetings
  • 10 startup teams
  • 250 visitors to 16 companies


Among speakers

Nobel Prize winner prof. A. Yonath · EFPIA general director Richard Bergstrom · EMA general director Guido Rasi · IMI  general director Michel Goldman · Michel Revel (France) · Arnold I. Caplan (USA) · Rina Pridor (Israel) · Lily Chan (Singapore) · David Furst (Israel) ·Wolfgang Blank (Germany) · Nettie Buitelaar (Netherlands) · Toomas Neuman (Estonia) · Maart Sarma (Finland) · Vitalijs Skrivelis (Latvia) · Vladas A. Bumelis (Lithuania) · Riin Ehin (Estonia), ·Saulius Juodkazis (Australia)

Among participants

Thermo Fisher Scientific · Merck · Teva · MOOG · Baxter · MSD · Genzyme · P&G · Parexel · ORBIMED · Grindeks · GSK  · Ekspla ·more than 100 companies from Israel


Key sectors

Pharmaceuticals · Medical diagnostics and pharmacology  ·Biotechnology · Molecular and cell biology · Medical devices ·Reagents and equipment · Bioinformatics · Bioengineering  ·Research and development · Laboratory, analytical,  diagnostic equipment and methods ·Biochemistry · Industrial analysis  ·Documentation · Environmental, industrial biotechnology


closed since 9 Sep 2015
Registration 1 Mar – 9 Sep
Meeting Selection 13 Aug – 8 Sep
Event 10 Sep – 11 Sep
Language English
Costs 400 eur
(Full Participation)
Venue Lithuanian Exhibition and Congress Centre LITEXPO, Laisves ave. 5
Bilateral Meetings
Participants 304
Meetings 451
Australia 1
Austria 3
Azerbaijan 1
Belarus 10
Belgium 10
Canada 3
China 5
Colombia 1
Denmark 3
Estonia 16
Finland 9
France 4
Germany 17
Greece 2
Hungary 3
India 1
Ireland 4
Israel 153
Italy 8
Japan 3
Latvia 32
Lithuania 535
Luxembourg 1
Moldova 3
Nepal 1
Netherlands 1
Oman 8
Philippines 1
Poland 22
Romania 2
Russia 4
Singapore 1
Slovenia 3
Spain 2
Sweden 7
Switzerland 8
Turkey 1
Ukraine 1
United Kingdom 38
United States 69
Total 997
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