Innovation provides real benefits for us as citizens, consumers, and workers. It speeds up and improves the way we conceive, develop, produce and access new products, industrial processes and services.
It is the key not only to creating more jobs, building a greener society and improving our quality of life, but also to maintaining our competitiveness in the global market.
The Innovation Union is one of the seven flagship initiatives of the Europe 2020 strategy for smart, sustainable and inclusive growth.
The Innovation Union plan contains over thirty actions points, with the aim to do three things: