“Empowering the Pan-European Community in a Competitive Global Environment”

Trento, Italy

Under the auspices of the Autonomous Province of Trento CREATE-NET, with the President of the Autonomous Province of Trento, hosted the European Forum for Innovation (EFI) 2010. Part of this international event included the 5th EAI meeting which brought together European key leaders, international institutions, private sector companies, universities and individuals to promote the launch of the European Alliance for Innovation (EAI).

Building on the foundations of previous EAI meetings and on the European Commission sponsored meeting in Lyon at ICT2008, EFI 2010 has helped to forge a strong coalition of local and global forces that share the need for a unified and community driven effort. The initiative aims at promoting innovation in Europe that will foster a new European economic expansion stimulating business and economic growth