Some of Europe's top tech entrepreneurs and startup community pioneers have met EU leaders to present their manifesto on how Europe needs to adapt for the digital age.

A picture with Start Europe Leaders Club members meeting Herman Van Rompuy and Neelie Kroes

This contains ideas for how decision makers – at every level in every country – can improve the climate for innovation and growth. On the eve of an EU Summit which focuses on completing the digital single market and digital economy, the Startup Europe Leaders Club (see IP/13/262) presented their manifesto to Herman Van Rompuy, the President of the European Council, and discussed it in a round table with Mark Rutte, Prime Minister of the Netherlands and other national leaders and ambassadors.

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