Research, Innovation and Science

Commissioner delivers keynote address at FoodDrinkEurope's Innovation Day

Commissioner delivers keynote address at FoodDrinkEurope's Innovation Day. Photo © Thierry du Bois, 2011
"The European food and drink industry is a major force in our economy, with a vital role to play and a tremendous responsibility in terms of people's health and well-being, and in the stewardship of our natural resources."


Brussels, 23 November 2011

 

Ladies and gentlemen,

I am delighted to close the Innovation Day of FoodDrinkEurope, with such a high-level gathering of food and drink industry representatives, scientists and policy makers from all around Europe.

The European food and drink industry is a major force in our economy, with a vital role to play and a tremendous responsibility in terms of people's health and well-being, and in the stewardship of our natural resources. Every European citizen is a customer of yours!

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