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Vilnius to Host 55th Congress of the Association of European Journalists

2017 / 09 / 21

From 16-19 November 2017, Vilnius will welcome delegates to the Annual Congress and General Assembly of the Association of European Journalists (AEJ). Event organisers saw Vilnius as the perfect fit because it’s a beautiful city that is easily accessible, has a diverse community of journalists, efficient organisers, affordable prices, and quality state-of-the-art facilities. Furthermore, they […]

Kaunas Welcomes Medical Specialists to the First Baltic MedTech Conference

2017 / 09 / 21

As a regional leader attracting investors in a variety of innovative fields, Lithuania has all the right attributes to support dynamic MedTech companies for rapid growth. It boasts a deep pool of STEM talent, and support for research is ongoing and future-focused. On 19 September, the City of Kaunas hosted Baltic MedTech, the first medical […]

Two New 5-Star Properties Added to Riga’s Selection of Hotels

2017 / 09 / 21

Riga’s hotel scene is a dynamic one, growing every year. There are more and more new hotels opening their doors and bringing additional rooms to the city. Currently, the city plans to add an additional 2,500 hotel rooms to the current number within the next two years. Rezidor Group has already enriched Riga’s hotel scene […]

Lapland Hotels to Open a New Hotel in Helsinki in spring 2018

2017 / 09 / 21

Lapland’s leading travel company, Lapland Hotels Ltd, is opening its third urban hotel. Lapland Hotel Bulevardi will be ready to receive its first guests at Bulevardi 28 in the heart of Helsinki in the spring of 2018. Lapland Hotel Bulevardi will feature 182 larger-than-average hotel rooms decorated in accordance with the themes of nature and […]

airBaltic Experiences a Summer of Records

2017 / 09 / 21

Provisional data reveals that in August 2017, CONVENE industry partner airBaltic carried more than 380,000 passengers, or roughly 20% more than in the same period last year. For the third month in a row, it has been the biggest number of transported passengers in the airline’s history. During the summer months, the Latvian airline transported more than […]

Helsinki Airport is Now Carbon Neutral

2017 / 09 / 21

It’s official: Helsinki Airport’s carbon footprint is zero and it has received the international Airport Carbon Accreditation (ACA) certificate for this achievement. “The ACA certificate awarded to Helsinki Airport is an important milestone in the implementation of Finavia’s accelerated climate programme at our airports. Our climate programme comprises a number of different measures, but Helsinki […]

Electricity from Solar Panels and Renewable Diesel Fuel for Buses at Hel

2017 / 09 / 21

The reduction of carbon dioxide emissions to zero at Helsinki Airport has been achieved through vigorous efforts that have been continuing for many years. “The largest airport solar power plant in the Nordic area is under construction at Helsinki Airport,” explains Mikko Viinikainen, Finavia’s Sustainable Development Director. The solar panels are in the process of […]

Kempinski Hotel Cathedral Square Celebrates Five Years of Excellence

This September, Kempinski Hotel Cathedral Square marked its fifth birthday with an impressive VIP event inspired by the number of years the hotel has been in operation. The five-year celebration included a live quintet band, five cakes of epic sweetness, five sabered bottles of champagne, tons of glittering confetti, and a festive spirit among guests, […]

The Evolution of Game Development in Lithuania’s Tech Industry

2017 / 09 / 21

As one of the fastest growing European Union economies, Lithuania continues to take an ambitious approach to building a strong knowledge economy. Game Development, or gamedev, is an industry that is experiencing notable growth within the knowledge economy. Created literally from scratch over the past 20 years, the gamedev community in Lithuania has gone from crafting […]

More Direct Flights Between Poland and Vilnius

2017 / 09 / 21

This week, Wizz Air launched a new Vilnius-Warsaw route that will operate four times per week. In addition to better connecting the two capital cities, the airline has announced plans to commence flights between Vilnius and Gdansk by the end of the year, making Vilnius more accessible to Polish meeting planners and business travellers alike. […]

The Baltic Strategic SSC Conference Returns to Vilnius

2017 / 09 / 21

Building on the success of last year’s event, the 2017 Baltic Strategic SSC Conference has once again chosen to meet in Vilnius, the region’s fastest-growing and most attractive SSC destination. The conference will be held at the Radisson Blu Hotel Lietuva on 17-18 October and will serve as an ideal opportunity for decision makers and […]

Marriot Hotel Adds Itself to Vilnius’ Growing Hospitality Industry

2017 / 09 / 21

Courtyard by Marriot Vilnius City Centre plans to open in spring 2018. The first class hotel will feature 199 guestrooms (20 standard queen, 44 standard twin, and 135 standard king), four conference rooms, and a restaurant with a terrace overlooking the city’s landmark Gediminas’ Tower. The hotel is located in Vilnius’ growing business district and […]

The Meetings Show Announces New Format for 2018

2017 / 09 / 21

The leading event for the inbound and outbound meetings industry in the UK, The Meetings Show, has announced a new two-day format for 2018, in what will be the show’s sixth edition. The show will return to Olympia London on 27-28 June 2018, providing focused networking, education and meeting opportunities for buyers and suppliers. The […]

Spa Vilnius Offers Unique Wellness Conferences

2017 / 08 / 23

To complement the 10 modern and fully equipped conference halls at their Druskininkai location, Spa Vilnius offers meeting planners a Wellness Conference option that encourages enhanced productivity through energetic activities, a healthy diet, and an ergonomic workplace. The Wellness Conference was designed to make training sessions and other conference activities easier to engage in while […]

Tallinn Plays Camelot for Round Table International World Meeting

2017 / 08 / 21

One of the largest events of Estonia’s 2017 conference calendar took place from 16 to 20 August when roughly 900 members of Round Table International, a charity fellowship of young men, gathered in Tallinn for their annual World Meeting. Hosted by Round Table Estonia, which itself has been active since 1990, the World Meeting attracted […]

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