The Baltic Region

2011 Issue №2(8)

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The research and technology development in Lithuania and the prospects of research and technology cooperation between Lithuania and the Russian Federation



This article focuses on the present state and prospects of research and technology development in Lithuania. The authors focus on the main competitive innovation spheres (information technologies, biotechnologies, special purpose laser technologies) and analyse the principal lines of innovation policy and strategy. The article presents the results of a SWOT analysis of Lithuanian innovation development and describes the possible fields and mechanisms of research and technology cooperation between Lithuania and the Russian Federation.


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