Digital Agenda for Europe
A Europe 2020 Initiative

Speeches :: Building a Connected Continent

Building a Connected Continent

Vice-President of the European Commission responsible for the Digital Agenda, Neelie Kroes

Information and communications technology is essential infrastructure, as important to our economy as transport networks or energy grids. So telecoms regulations are not just for the telecoms sector: they affect every sector that relies on connectivity for its competitiveness, from industry to healthcare, tourism to television, and more.

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