On 5-6 August Giedrius Surplys, Minister of Agriculture of Lithuania accompanied by the high ranking business delegation visited Israel at the official invitation of Uri Yehuda Ariel, Minister of Agriculture of Isreal.
During the meeting, two Ministers discussed future cooperation perspectives between our countries in the agricultural sector.
A primary focus was a dairy sector. Minister G.Surplys had a roundtable discussion with representatives from "The Israeli Dairy Board" visited the biggest farm "Hof Hasharon Dairy" and leading dairy producer "Tara Dairies".
Ambassador Edminas Bagdonas pleased to host meeting at the Lithuanian Embassy for the delegation of Deputy mayors of Kaunas‘ region and representatives of Litvak‘s as well as Lithuanian community organizations.
Good meeting with Prof. Josef Press the Director of Schneider Children’s Medical Center of Israel, Lina Basel-Solomon the Head of Institute of Genetics at Schneider Children’s Medical Center of Israel and Prof. Arnon Afek the Acting Director General at Hospital Sheba Medical Center during the Prof. Renaldas Jurkevičius the Director General of The Hospital of Lithuanian University of Health Sciences (LSMU) Kauno Klinikos visit to Israel on 26 March.
On 16-17 January a Road Show Destination EU 2018: Discover Why Lithuania Is The Obvious Choice For Your Business was organized in Tel Aviv and Haifa in cooperation with Israel-Lithuania Camber of Commerce and Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Haifa and North.
Ambassador Edminas Bagdonas and Colonel Gintaras Bagdonas, director of NATO Energy Security Centre of Exellence, took part at the 15 Israel's Energy and Business Convention on December 4, 2017. Colonel Gintaras Bagdonas gave his presentation at the opening plenary session after speech of Dr Yuval Steinitz, Minister of Energy of Israel.