Research, Innovation and Science

Commissioner delivers keynote address at the 15th World Lithuanian Symposium on Arts and Sciences", Vilnius 4 July

Commissioner delivers keynote address at the 15th World Lithuanian Symposium on Arts and Sciences". Photo © EU, 2011
"Together, science, entrepreneurship and creativity can help build a successful and competitive Lithuania that will improve the lives of everyone who lives here. [..] Getting business and science know-how together to boost Europe's innovation is an issue that is close to my heart. It is an issue that I am convinced is vital to Europe's long term growth and the health of our society. And that is why we are here today"


Vilnius, 4 July 2011

 

President Grybauskaitė, Minister Ažubalis, Ladies and gentlemen,

Thank you for inviting me to address this prestigious gathering that brings together so many distinguished leaders from the worlds of science, business and the arts in Lithuania, and indeed from all over the world.

Together, science, entrepreneurship and creativity can help build a successful and competitive Lithuania that will improve the lives of everyone who lives here.

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