Research, Innovation and Science

Commissioner Geoghegan-Quinn Keynote speech at the "Science in Dialogue" Conference Odense, 23-25 April 2012

"Science is the basis for a better future and the bedrock of a knowledge-based society and a healthy economy."

 

 

Odense, 23 April 2012

 

The dialogue between science and the rest of society has never been more important.

As the Europe 2020 Strategy makes clear, to overcome the current economic crisis we need to create a smarter, greener economy, where our prosperity will come from research and innovation. Science is the basis for a better future and the bedrock of a knowledge-based society and a healthy economy.

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