Lighthouse Digital Innovation Hub (LH DIH) is nonprofit organisation which aims to become a digital innovation support platform that helps companies, institutions and organisations in the region of Klaipėda to create added value through digital technology, better business and production processes. LH DIH functions as a one stop shop service to digitize businesses in the Klaipėda region.
Vision - to develop progress in the Baltic Sea region through digital technology and networking.
Mission - to mobilize the network players of the digital ecosystem of Klaipėda region and to create added value for companies.
The main strategic objectives are to initiate and develop public sector, business and scientific cooperation in the field of digital innovation using the most advanced means of communication. Mobilise the necessary infrastructure for research and experimental development (R&D), initiate the development of new products and services, implement product prototyping and testing, quality assurance (validation), standardisation, certification, For the management of digital innovation projects, to participate in EU and national programmes.
LH DIH focuses on Maritime industry, ICT, civil engineering, life sciences and biotechnology, energy and clean technologies. These sectors comply with R&D priorities on national level as laid out in Smart Specialisation Strategy (S3), the implementation of which is supported by a number of EU Structural Funds measures.