High-Level Europeana Awareness Event "Culture for Digital Innovation" with the participation of Neelie Kroes
On 9 May 2012, the High-Level Europeana Awareness Event "Culture for Digital Innovation" took place in presence of Neelie Kroes, Vice-President of the EC in charge of Digital Agenda, Bruno Racine, President of the "Bibliothèque nationale de France" and Chair of the Europeana Foundation, Nigel Shadbolt, Professor of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Deputy Head for Research of the School of Electronics and Computer Science at the University of Southampton, Uffe Elbæk, Danish Minister for Culture, Michel Praet, Member of the cabinet of Herman van Rompuy, President of the European Council, Jill Cousins, Director of The European Library and Executive Director Europeana Foundation, and EU Ministers at the concert Noble in Brussels.
The event was organised together with the EC and the Danish Presidency of the Council of the EU.
This video shows the Ministerial Ceremony, moderated by Geoff Meade, Europe Editor of the Press Association, and during which Neelie Kroes launched Hack4Europe, a competition to develop the best application on specified themes based on the Europeana Application Programming Interface (API). SHOTLIST