Photonics21 Annual Meeting: keynote speech by Neelie Kroes
On 28 March 2012, Neelie Kroes, Vice-President of the EC in charge of the Digital Agenda, participated to the Photonics21 annual meeting, held in Brussels in presence of Martin Goetzeler, President of the European Technology Platform Photonics21.
On this occasion, she announced her active support towards creating a photonics Public Private Partnership (PPP) within the horizon 2020 framework together with Photonics21, the platform of the European photonics industry. The platform represents photonics research priorities at European level and aims to implement a common photonics strategy for Europe and to align synergies between industry, science and politics.
At the end of her speech, Neelie Kroes received from Elizabeth A. Rogan, CEO of Optical Society of America (OSA), recognition for all the provided support and hard work SHOTLIST