The Lithuanian Association of Meetings and Events (LKRA) is the first and only non-profit organization in Lithuania that brings together companies (event and exhibition management companies, professional conference organizers (PCO), tourism organizers and conference centers / venues, conference hotels, service providers), public organizations (convention bureaus, education institutions) and individuals in to one community.


The LKRA members merging their resources to meet their needs for development, communication and representation to the state, municipal and other institutions, as well as other benefits of membership.


One of the priorities of LKRA is to highlight meeting and event activities as an industry and its role on the national economy.


The main goals of the Association are:

  • bring together and coordinate the stakeholders in the meeting and event industry;
  • represent the interests of the members of the Association to the state and municipal authorities;
  • Improve professional competencies of the industry players;
  • promote industry awareness at national and international level;
  • promote economic growth in the industry;
  • expand international cooperation.


LKRA appreciates ​​and promotes diversity among its members such as size, geographical location and type of products or services. The members of the Association are both companies and private persons, located in Lithuania, directly involved in event planning, organization and execution, product and service supply. All members of the Association have equal rights and benefits.


Board of LKRA:

  • Jolanta Beniulienė, Chair of the Board;
  • Indre Virbickiene
  • Kęstutis Kazlauskas
  • Laura Kurtinaitytė
  • Petras Staselis