We have here many direct contacts with political leaders - President Van Rompuy, President Barroso, and a high number of Commissioners.
Finance is not so much the problem, the issue is one of confidence
The benefit for us is that we meet all the important government officials, our colleagues from other sectors and business leaders
Europe needs to push innovation and be more open for collaboration with the developing world
Europe needs a sustainable economic game plan to take us into the future
The European Business Summit plays a key role in supporting Europe’s large entrepreneurial potential
I look forward to next year's European Business Summit, when I hope we'll have the occasion to see real progress from actions taken at European and national level.
The EBS brings together senior policy makers with business from all corners of Europe
A great opportunity to bring European business leaders together with European officials to really understand the opportunities to drive growth across Europe
The idea of re-industrialisating Europe is truly there
The EBS is a great opportunity for discussing and debating the future of Europe
The extent of the attendees is very impressive
The key topic is really how to gain back competitiveness for Europe
The event has proven to be a very useful exchange for us to understand more about the needs and concerns of the European business community