Participation of Neelie Kroes, in the "ICT 2013 - Create, Connect, Grow" event

Type: Report   Reference: I-083215   Duration: 10:06:16  Lieu:
End production: 07/11/2013   First transmission: 07/11/2013
On 7 November 2013, Neelie Kroes, Vice-President of the EC in charge of the Digital Agenda, attended the ICT 2013 - Create, Connect, Grow event in Vilnius, Lithuania. The exhibition is a unique opportunity for projects and companies to showcase their research, ICT products and innovative creations. It links todays' research and innovation with visions for the future. More than 200 exhibits covered a diverse set of research results and products, ranging from cars and advanced robots to very small components, software, new business or new services.

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10:00:00 Title 00:00:05
10:00:05 Exterior views of the Lithuanian Exhibition and Convention Centre LITEXPO, venue of ICT2013 - Create, Connect, Grow event, in Vilnius, Lithuania (2 shots) 00:00:09
10:00:14 ICT 2013 - Create, Connect, Grow conference in progress 00:00:05
10:00:19 Neelie Kroes, Vice-President of the EC in charge of Digital Agenda, heading to the podium 00:00:05
10:00:24 Soundbite by Neelie Kroes (in ENGLISH): What will the future look like? No one can say for certain. But one thing is clear that change will continue to be driven by technology, yes, technology; especially digital technologies that have in recent years boosted the global economy by more than 142 billion Euros and created 6 million jobs. 00:00:29
10:00:54 Cutaway of a photographer 00:00:04
10:00:58 Cutaway of the audience 00:00:04
10:01:02 Soundbite by Neelie Kroes (in ENGLISH): We do not always know what tomorrows' innovation can be. But we can provide the basic and enabling environment to help it happen with a strong performance in areas like electronics, big data, 5G mobile or high performance computing. We could give Europe's most dynamic businesses a great gift which to work wonders. 00:00:28
10:01:30 Flags of EU and Lithuania 00:00:05
10:01:35 Cutaway of the audience 00:00:04
10:01:39 ICT for Woman awards ceremony 00:00:04
10:01:43 Cheryl D. Miller, Founder and Executive Director of Zen Digital Europe, giving a speech in presence of Neelie Kroes 00:00:05
10:01:48 ICT for Woman award 00:00:05
10:01:54 Neelie Kroes presenting award in category "10 years under" 00:00:09
10:02:04 Cutaway of the audience applauding 00:00:05
10:02:09 Neelie Kroes presenting award to the winner of "ICT for Woman Award" Sasha Bezuhanova, Laureate of the "Digital Woman, Girls of the Year" 2013 award 00:00:06
10:02:15 ICT for Woman Award diploma 00:00:05
10:02:20 Neelie Kroes giving a speech before signing the Lithuanian Coalition for Growth and Jobs 00:00:05
10:02:26 Soundbite by Neelie Kroes (in ENGLISH): I'm very excited that the government is joining forces with universities, the ICT industry and other organisations under one alliance for digital jobs. That could be a part of the solution. That is what we need; we need in every country; in all the 28 Member States initiatives like you are taking in Lithuania. 00:00:29
10:02:55 Cutaway of the audience 00:00:05
10:03:00 Officials signing the Lithuanian Coalition for Growth and Jobs 00:00:05
10:03:06 Association "Infobalt" and Vilnius University signing the Lithuanian Coalition for Growth and Jobs 00:00:05
10:03:11 The Lithuanian Coalition for Growth and Jobs being signed 00:00:05
10:03:17 Rimantas Sinkevičius, Lithuanian Minister for Transport and Communications, and Neelie Kroes signing the Lithuanian Coalition for Growth and Jobs 00:00:12
10:03:29 Cutaway of photographers 00:00:05
10:03:34 Rimantas Sinkevičius, Neelie Kroes and Dainius Pavalkis, Lithuanian Minister for Education and Science, holding hands 00:00:05
10:03:40 ICT 2013 - Create, Connect, Grow exhibition area 00:00:06
10:03:46 Dirk Beernaert, Adviser at European Commission, giving a tour of ICT 2013 exhibition to Neelie Kroes (2 shots) 00:00:11
10:03:58 Rimantas Sinkevičius and Neelie Kroes looking at the Graphene Flagship stand and receiving a presentation from Daniel Popa, Research Fellow in the Cambridge Graphene Centre at the University of Cambridge(3 shots) 00:00:15
10:04:14 Officials at exhibition stand 00:00:05
10:04:19 Rimantas Sinkevičius and Neelie Kroes looking at exhibition stand (2 shots) 00:00:11
10:04:30 Ice cream production machine 00:00:05
10:04:35 Exhibition participant giving ice cream to Neelie Kroes 00:00:06
10:04:42 Rimantas Sinkevičius and Neelie Kroes looking at ICT 2013 exhibition (5 shots) 00:00:21
10:05:04 ICT 2013 exhibition area 00:00:05
10:05:09 Participant showing car (3 shots) 00:00:16
10:05:25 Exhibition area 00:00:04
10:05:29 Exhibition participant wearing brain reading equipment and showing how it works (3 shots) 00:00:12
10:05:41 Scriptproject stand at ICT 2013 exhibition 00:00:05
10:05:46 Training equipment on the hand for patients who suffer from stroke 00:00:04
10:05:50 Computer screen 00:00:04
10:05:54 Man showing training equipment (2 shots) 00:00:08
10:06:02 Visitors looking at robot (3 shots) 00:00:14
10:06:16 Robot moving around exhibition area 00:00:03
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