Across Europe, innovative Internet start-ups are making use of web possibilities to try out new ideas and bring them to market. I think that's really important to our future economy
: and I care a lot about supporting those entrepreneurs.
You may already have seen our Tech All Stars
competition to find Europe's hottest start-up talent.
And here's one other thing we're doing: the OpenIDEO crowdsourcing challenge
. This is about identifying the issues and enablers for start-ups
as they launch and grow: and finding the solutions to tackle the issues and support growth. If you haven't yet checked it out, now is a great time.