In light of the successful collaboration between academic institutions and the formation process of a National LNG Platform, Lithuanian partners have repeatedly stressed the need for cooperation on midand downstream activities and applications. This is seen as an indispensable part of the future development of the LNG market in Lithuania and the wider Baltic region. This includes Baltic navigation, road transport, low-particle emission in public transport and off-grid gas supply to isolated settlements. During this event speakers took the stage on the basis of several theme's. During the Education theme dr. ir. J. Dam spoke as Professor, LNG Systems at Eindhoven University of Technology and Hanze University of Applied Sciences.