ALBC co-hosts, with the Lithuanian Embassy, a Capitol Hill reception celebrating Lithuania’s accession to the Presidency of the Council of the European Union. Members of the House Baltic Caucus and senior level representatives of the Commerce and State Departments provided remarks and the event was attended by 2 Senators, 12 Representatives, and 10 Ambassadors.
ALBC President Eric Stewart traveled to Vilnius to present at the World Lithuanian Economic Forum. Stewart also meets with Lithuanian officials in the offices of the President, Prime Minister, Ministry of Foreign affairs, and investment agencies.
The ALBC meets with Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė to discuss the U.S.-Lithuanian commercial relationship and to publicly announce the Council’s formation.