(English) Lithuania is Calling for the Network of Centers of Excellence in #Legaltech



 The Law Institute of Lithuania, is initiating a strong consortium of European Centers of Excellence in #Legaltech domain

There are R&I of multidisciplinary domains of social and technological science uprising in Vilnius, Lithuania:

  • excellence centers of block-chain, fin-tech, cyber-crime are being developed
  • public universities are reorganizing to focus deeper on legal-tech domain
  • SME’s are organizing legal-tech hack-athons
  • Vilnius municipality mayor personally supports #legaltech hack-athons

The Law Institute of Lithuania (LIL), one of the initiator of network of legal-tech professionals, is seeking to organize the network of European Centers of Excellence in #Legaltech domain. The network will promote standardization, interoperability and policy support in the field of #legaltech.

In Lithuania, LIL cooperates with main Lithuanian universities, public and private bodies, SME’s, “Blockchain Centre Vilnius”,  “Lithuanian Cybercrime Centre of Excellence for Training, Research, Development and Education” (L3CE), and international partners.


We are looking for partners: 

We are looking for international partners to join the network of European Centres of Excellence in #Legaltech. Universities, research institutes, SME’s, Industry, centres, hubs focusing on legaltech domains or working in related area are expected. Primary focus area is dedicated to legal and technical technologies ensuring healthy ecosystem of data privacy, data economy, trust, better public services, security, AI&LAW, Legal XML and benefits gained from open and big data development.


Topics to explore in future Horizon 2020 projects: 

2019 SC6 calls:

  • Socioeconomic and cultural transformations in the context of fourth industrial revolution (H2020-SC6-TRANSFORMATIONS-2018-2019-2020)
  • Trust in governance (GOVERNANCE-01-2019)
  • Digitisation, Digital Single Market and European culture: new challenges for creativity, intellectual property rights and copyright (DT-GOVERNANCE-13-2019)
  • Pilot on using the European cloud infrastructure for public administrations (DT-GOVERNANCE-12-2019-2020)
  • New forms of delivering public goods and inclusive public services (DT-GOVERNANCE-05-2018-2019-2020)

Other calls:

  • Integrating Activities for Advanced Communities (INFRAIA-01-2018-2019)
  • Human centred design for the new driver role in highly automated vehicles (H2020-DT-ART-2018-2019-2020)
  • Big data and Artificial Intelligence for monitoring health status and quality of life after the cancer treatment (SC1-DTH-01-2019)
  • Digital Security and privacy for citizens and Small and Medium Enterprises and Micro Enterprises (SU-DS03-2019-2020)
  • Digital security, privacy, data protection and accountability in critical sectors (SU-DS05-2018-2019)
  • Prevention, detection, response and mitigation of combined physical and cyber threats to critical infrastructure in Europe (SU-INFRA01-2018-2019-2020)
  • Security for smart and safe cities, including for public spaces (SU-INFRA02-2019)
  • We are always open to MARIE SKŁODOWSKA-CURIE RESEARCH AND INNOVATION STAFF EXCHANGE and other legaltech ongoing and future projects



PhD Martynas Mockus

Project Manager


The Law Institute of Lithuania