The Digital Economy : Fueling Jobs,Growth and Innovation in Europe


For this event EuVENT assisted Google by providing a contact database with specifically selected invites and by handling phone follow ups to ensure the attendance of the most relevant participants.

”In 2012, the OECD estimated that the Internet contributes between 3-13% of GDP where the web is being used intensively. The Internet is a powerful economic engine, creating wealth and new employment. By serving as a dynamic platform for innovation, the Internet has also been disruptive to established business models and employment creating new challenges for society and governments. ”

  • Maire Geoghegan-Quinn, European Commissioner with responsibility for Research
  • Bernadette Ségol, Secretary General of the European Trade Union Confederation
  • Chris Burns, Host of Hard Talk program ‘The  Network,’ Euronews
  • Jeff Lynn, EO and co-founder of Seedrs
  • Anthony D. Williams, co-founder and president of the Centre for Digital Entrepreneurship and Economic Performance  and co-author of the groundbreaking bestseller Wikinomics
  • Taylor Reynolds, senior economist at the OECD
  • John Herlihy, vice president of international SMB sales
  • John Van Reenen, Professor of economics at the London School of Economics and Director of the Centre of Economic Performance
  • Kathryn Parsons, one of the founders of Decoded
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