2nd European Innovation Summit | 2010

Innovation is key for tackling the grand challenges we are facing today

This is what 500 stakeholders and policy makers from Europe and beyond agreed on at the second edition of the European Innovation Summit, the annual innovation event in Brussels. The summit was organised by the Knowledge4Innovation (K4I) Forum of the European Parliament and hosted by the Chairman of the Forum’s Governing Board MEP Lambert van Nistelrooij.

Key Speakers at the Opening Session (from left):

Lambert van Nistelrooij,
MEP, Chair of K4I Forum  Governing Board

Roland Strauss,
K4I Managing Director

Peter Grünberg,
Physics Nobel Prize Laureate

Androulla Vassiliou,
Commissioner for Education and Culture

Jan Muehlfeit,
Chariman of Microsoft Europe

Silvana Koch-Mehrin,
Vice President of the European Parliament

Edit Herczog,
MEP, Governor of the K4I Forum