PMI Lithuania Chapter Project Management Awards 

With PMI celebrating the 50th anniversary, PMI Lithuania Chapter held the first Project Management Awards in Lithuania on February 4th 2020.
Awards were split into three categories:

Social Good project of the Year

  • Winner
    Invest Lithuania (Create Lithuania program) with Ministry of Education, Science and Sport, Bully Box („Patyčių dėžutė”): Kamila Gasinska, Laura Varslauskaitė (1st place)
  • Finalist
    Invest Lithuania (Create Lithuania program) with Ministry of Education, Science and Sport
    Schools Network (Mokyklų tinklas): Sandra Kairė
  • Finalist
    M. Čiuželio labdaros ir paramos fondas
    The Silver Line („Sidabrinė Linija“): Marius Čiuželis
  • Finalist
    UAB „Baifoteka“
    You are not alone („Tu ne vienas“): Matas Brilius

Public Sector Project of the Year

  • Winner
    Invest Lithuania (Create Lithuania program) with Ministry of Economy and innovation
    GovTech Lab: Arūnė Matelytė, Saulė Petraitytė, Aistė Zalepūgaitė and Markas Mongirdas (1st place)
  • Finalist
    Invest Lithuania (Create Lithuania program) with The Government Strategic Analysis Center
    Policy Lab Lithuania: Dalia Bagdžiūnaitė, Rūta Komskienė
  • Finalist
    Invest Lithuania (Create Lithuania program)
    Robotic Process Automation: Audrius Rutkauskas
  • Finalist
    The Office of the Government of the Republic of Lithuania
    Open Government Initiatives: Gitana Vaškelienė

Private Sector Project of the Year

  • Winner
    UAB “Elsis” together with a subsidiary UAB “Elsis PRO”
    Elsis Alliance Ground Surveillance (AGS) - AGS D/F SW project implemented as a part of NATO AGS Core development program: Vytautas Mielkus & ELSIS AGS Team (1st place)
  • Finalist
    UAB „Forbis”
    SEPA (Single Europe Payments Area) project: Nerijus Baliūtis
  • Finalist
    UAB „Sweco Lietuva”
    Construction of new production facility and auxiliary structures in Kaunas FEZ territory: Liudas Zalunckis
  • Finalist
    McKesson Business Services Lithuania
    McKesson Business Services Opening in Lithuania: Ildiko By
The applications for nominations were reviewed by Project Management experts and professionals from all over the world. Judging committee members: 
  • Americo Pinto – Chair at PMO Global Alliance, the largest worldwide community of PMO professionals; PMI Distinguished Contribution Awardee; Researcher; International Speaker; Author.
  • Laszlo J. Kremmer MBA, CLC, PMP® – Vice President / Sr.Program Manager at Citi and PMI Chapter President / PMI Budapest, Hungarian Chapter
  • Jurgita Rhodes – Senior Partner who champions the end-to-end lifecycle delivery of major transformation programmes, involving the latest Media, Disruptive, Fintech, Blockchain, AI and IP technologies, to ensure organisations stand at the forefront of digital evolution.
  • Pat Lucey – CEO of Aspira – award-winning Consulting, IT and Project Management Professional Services and the president of Ireland PMI Chapter. 
  • Paulius Morkvėnas – CEO at Ad Projectum
  • Loreta Francienė – Human Resource Business Partner at Alliance for Recruitment


About PMI Lithuania Chapter: PMI is the world’s leading Project Management organization which unites 500,000+ members300 local chapters and 10,000 volunteers worldwideSince its establishment in 1969, PMI has become one of the largest nonprofit organizations in the world.  
PMI Lithuania Chapter is promoting PMI mission and values in Lithuania and has brought together a strong and competent community of project management professionals.