Conference Lithuania

The conference will take place in Neringa municipality premises in Nida, 1st floor, where the municipality holds its meetings. Nice oval-seated room with up to 50 seats, address: Taikos str. 2, LT-93123 on the 30th of September 2020. Note! New date due to the Corona virus.

The conference and the study tour are free of charge and limited to 50 participants. To register please send your name, affiliation, if you have any special food request (e.g. lactose intolerant) and if you intend to participate in the study tour to The registration is completed when you receive confirmation.

Please note that we are not able to provide visa invitation letters for a free conference.

How to get there?
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30 September 2020
09:00-10:00 Registration and coffee break
10:00-10:30 Welcome
Vilma Kavaliova, Neringa Municipality
10:30-10:50 The COASTAL Biogas project
Anne Roßmann, FNR, project coordinator
10:50-11:30 Experiences from Solrød/development at RUC
Tyge Kjaer, RUC
11:30-11:50 The COASTAL Biogas Information kit
Angela Clinkscales, University of Rostock
11:50-12:00 Questions
12:00-13:00 LUNCH
13:00-13:20 Greater BIO – focus seaweed
Sonia Denkiewicz, Skåne Energy Agency
13:20-13:40 The CONTRA project
Jane Hofmann, The Coastal Union Germany
13:40-14:00 Biogas sector developments and perspectives in Lithuania
Kęstutis Navickas, Vytautas Magnus University
14:00-14:10 Questions
14:10-14:40 COFFEE BREAK
14:40-15:00 EBA’s strategy and policy work to value socio-economic benefits
Susanna Pflüger, European Biogas Association
15:00-15:20 Combining multiple societal benefits in the  LiveLagoons project
Artūras Razinkovas-Baziukas, Marine Research Institute, Klaipèda University
15:20-15:40 Socioeconomic factors related to the Baltic Blue Growth project
Zaiga Ozolina, Kurzeme planning region
15:40-15:50 Questions
15:50-16:35 Panel debate
Susanna Pflüger, European Biogas Association
Artūras Razinkovas-Baziukas, Klaipèda University
Jane Hofmann, The Coastal Union Germany
Zaiga Ozolina, Kurzeme planning region
1 October 2020
09:30-15:00 Study tour to Klaipèda Wastewater Treatment Plant in Dumpiai and to Palanga where a new beach cleaning machine “Beach Tech” will be shown.
A rented bus will collect visitors in Nida, travel to Dumpiai and Palanga and return to Nida. The bus will drop off passengers heading for Palanga Airport on the way back from the study tour.