Joint press conference by Siim Kallas, Neelie Kroes and Günther Oettinger, Members of the EC, on the innovation partnership for Smart Cities and Communities
Siim Kallas, Vice-President of the EC in charge of Transport, Neelie Kroes, Vice-President of the EC in charge of Digital Agenda, and Günther Oettinger, Member of the EC in charge of Energy, gave a joint press conference on the innovation partnership for Smart Cities and Communities (SCC). By launching this partnership, the EC aims to boost the development of smart technologies in cities – by pooling research resources from energy, transport and information and communication technologies (ICT) and concentrating them on a small number of demonstration projects which will be implemented in partnership with cities.
Siim Kallas, Günther Oettinger and Neelie Kroes (from left to right) Reference:P-021274 Date:10/07/2012
Günther Oettinger at the podium Reference:P-021274 Date:10/07/2012