LNCC Annual General Meeting 2019

On 2019.05.06 the Board of the Lithuanian – Norwegian Chamber of Commerce (LNCC) held an Annual General Meeting 2019 at DNB Head Quarters in Oslo.

Chairman of the Board, Tom O. Kleppestø presented the achievements of LNCC during 2018 and plans for 2019. In 2019 LNCC turns 5 and thus a special arrangement is expected in August, 2019.

It was also announced that one of LNCC board members, Ausra Vankeviciute had to resign due to increased her workload and traveling. The vacation is open and thus, the Board encourages applicants to apply. Please contact via mail(at)lncc.no

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TRADE MISSION TO NORWAY 16-19 October, 2017

The Lithuanian-Norwegian Chamber of Commerce (LNCC), together with the Norwegian-Lithuanian Chamber of Commerce (NLCC), in partnership with Enterprise Lithuania and the Embassy of the Republic of Lithuania in Oslo, is taking a select group of Lithuanian companies in the construction sector to explore business opportunities in the Norwegian market and form relations with key local contacts.

This mission is to meet with new businesses, participate in pre-arranged individual business meetings, visit a leading Norwegian trade fair in the building and construction sector, and learn about building practices from Norwegian companies during site visits.

LNCC members are welcome to register and take part in the construction afternoon and matchmaking event on Monday 16 October. For more information, contact Simona Simonaviciute on mail@lncc.no



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Liquefied natural gas (LNG) vessel Independence reached Lithuania in 2014 as the guarantor of the Baltic region’s energy supply. Vessel’s goal is to reduce Baltic states dependence on Russian gas.

Lithuanian – Norwegian Chamber of Commerce (LNCC) and Lithuanian Professionals Club in Oslo (LPO) is inviting to hear our guest speakers sharing about this strategic geopolitical project.

Our guest speakers:

Karen Sund
Founder of Sund Energy AS who consulted Lithuania on this project that had impacted the entire country.

Morgan A. von Gegerfelt
Captain, Manager of “Independence” ship operations and project preparation phase.

Date: June 20th
Time: 17:00-19:00
Venue: Lithuanian Embassy in Oslo, Dronningens gate 3, 0244 Oslo

Come and join in this exceptional opportunity to hear about impossible making possible. Register now!

Looking forward to seeing you!

LNCC Annual Meeting & LPO Club Launch

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Lithuanian – Norwegian Chamber of Commerce (LNCC) and Lithuanian Professionals Club in Oslo (LPO) are kindly inviting company representatives and private individuals interested in business and professional development to the LPO Club Launch and LNCC Annual Meeting.

In addition to the keynote address, we have an exciting line-up of guest speakers, including:

– Arne Skøien Kvale and Shafi Adan, founders of Zoopit AS.  Entrepreneurs of 2017 in Norway (Årets Entreprenør 2017)

– Sandra Latotinaitė, attorney-at-law, member of the Norwegian Bar Association, owner of Moneyback.no

– Nerijus Adomaitis, journalist of Thomson Reuters AS

Date: May 22nd, 2017
Time: 17.00-20:00
Venue: DNB Headquarters, Dronning Eufemias gate 30, 0191 Oslo

Plenty of time to mingle with like-minded professionals, entrepreneurs, investors, discuss ideas and learn.


Lithuania Open House: General Assembly and Seminar

We welcome company representatives and private individuals interested in business development between Lithuania and Norway to a seminar and LNCC General Assembly.

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Many Lithuania-based companies struggle to find relevant business contacts in Norway. Many Norwegian companies do not know about the potential that could be provided by possible Lithuanian partners. Business Network between Lithuania and Norway is based on the know-someone basis. Most of the business networks are closed for the newcomers. During this meeting we will share some ideas on how this issue could be solved. Afterwards we invite everybody to a discussion on how to build the Norwegian-Lithuanian Business Network.


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Keynote speaker: Povilas Stankevičius, Analyst, Economic Research Department, DNB Lithuania
Topic: Lithuanian business and commerce in Norway. Is Lithuania capable of exporting not only goods, and services, but most importantly, new business ideas? Lithuanian entrepreneurs face a lot of challenges when trying to establish new ventures in Norway. How innovation, new technology, and social media play a role in tackling these challenges and making cross border investments and business a success?

Speaker: Edgaras Barodica, Business Development, Libra Group, Lithuania
Topic: Mr Barodica will give a short overview of his experience of last 2 years of their business in Construction and Partnership approach & Results.Edgaras Barodica All the do’s and dont’s – mistakes and successes – right and wrong, decisions, communication and expectation problems. A shortly personal observation on business traditions and mentality differences.

Seminar will be followed by the annual assembly and an open discussion.


Date: October  25th, 2016
Time: 18:30-21:00
Venue: DNB Headquarters, Dronning Eufemias gate 30, 0191 Oslo
Dress Code: Business Casual
Registration is closed.

Event in Bergen: Entrepreneurship culture among Lithuanians in Norway

Lithuanian-Norwegian Chamber of Commerce (LNCC) in cooperation with the Lithuanian community in Bergen (BLB) and Startup Weekend Bergenis welcoming to a discussion meeting on how to build the entrepreneurship culture among the Lithuanians in Norway.


       During event we will introduce you to LNCC activities and goals, we will share information about business environment and entrepreneurial experience in Norway, we will introduce you to one of the great opportunities to build up a team of professionals and start your own business, and invite for open discussion in order to find out the real challenges of starting and developing business in Norway.


– Opening note by Edita Jakubkiene, BLB Director.

– Vita Melinauskaite, Managing Director, LNCC will present organization and activities.

– Giedrius Statulevicius, Serial Entrepreneur, sharing his experiences of entering the entrepreneurship culture and environment in Norway.

– Startup Weekend Bergen will present their event.

– Open discussion and Workshop “Challenges starting and developing business in Norway”

Date:  2014 10 19d.,  12:00

Place: Christiesgate 16, 5015 Bergen. St. Paul school, 2floor.




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LNCC Opening Reception


Lithuanian-Norwegian Chamber of Commerce is inviting to the Opening Reception at the Lithuanian Embassy in Oslo for the newly established Chamber. BarCode by Bo Valentin ©The establishment of this Chamber is an important milestone in developing stronger business relations between Lithuania and Norway.




  • Mr. Aleksandras Laurinavičius, Commercial attaché, Embassy of the Republic of Lithuania to the Kingdom of Norway
  • Ms. Dilek Ayhan, State Secretary, Norwegian Ministry of Trade, Industry and Fisheries
  • Mr. Dag M. Halvorsen, Norwegian Ambassador  – Designate to Lithuania
  • Martin Bodd, Honorary Consul in Norway (Oslo), The Honorary Consulate of the Republic of Lithuania to the Kingdom of Norway/Board Member, Lithuanian-Norwegian Chamber of Commerce (LNCC)



  • Ms. Birutė Kunciutė, Director, Norwegian-Lithuanian Chamber of Commerce (NLCC, Vilnius)
  • Mr. Arvydas Arnašius, Director General, Invest Lithuania
  • Ms. Eli Folkestadås, former chairwoman of the British-Norwegian Chamber of Commerce
  • Mr. Lars-Kåre Legernes, Director, Oslo Chamber of Commerce



Date: August 28, 2014
Time: 17:00-19:00
Lithuanian Embassy in Oslo, Norway. Dronningens gate 3, N-0244 Oslo
Dress code: Business Casual
Registration: Registration to the event is closed.







Baltic Institute of Corporate Governance visiting Oslo

BIGG m logoOn the 5th and 6th of June Lithuanian-Norwegian Chamber of Commerce had the pleasure to be invited to welcome an international business delegation – this time 30+ CEOs from the Baltics, most of them coming from Lithuania.

The delegation met the representatives from DNB, Selvaag, Gjensidige, Innovation Norway, Höegh LNG, Ministry of Trade and Industry and Oslo Børs. The aim of the delegation was to invite the CEOs from the Baltics to learn the best practice of Corporate Governance and promote the Baltic region as a business partner.

Baltic Institute of Corporate Governance is an internationally recognized driver of best practice corporate governance in the Baltic region. The organisation works at promoting global competitiveness of Baltic companies through adoption of leading corporate governance practices.

For more information about the Baltic Institute of Corporate Governance.Aviary corporategovernance-lt Picture 1

For more memorable moments after the Baltic Institute of Corporate Governance’s delegation visit in Oslo, please view their Facebook