Simply innovation EU Government and Innovation Conference: keynote speech by José Manuel Barroso
On 8 May 2012, José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, participated in the Growing Beyond Summit on Government and Innovation, held at The Centre for Fine Arts, in Brussels, and organised by Ernst & Young.
On this occasion, he underlined that boosting innovation is a strategic priority of the European Commission. He also highlighted the importance of completing the Single Market in digital goods and services: 60% of the actions proposed in the EU's Digital Agenda will be completed at the end of 2012. Key forthcoming proposals will address cloud computing, roaming and Internet security. SHOTLIST