15 may
- 16 may
2013
Cinquantenaire (EU Quarter)
Belgium, Brussels

The EIB Group is a partner of this year’s annual summit organised by leading employers’ organisation Business Europe. The topic for discussion is: "Unlocking Industrial Opportunities - An EU Strategy for Competitiveness", with the focus on developing dialogue between businesses and policy makers. Again, the event is expected to attract more than 1,500 participants from over 60 countries, including several top national and EU leaders, senior management of multinational companies and other important decision makers.

EIB Vice President Wilhelm Molterer and EIF CEO Richard Pelly are contributing to panel debates, respectively  on “How to Finance Long-Term Industrial Growth” and on “Driving Innovation: Bridging the Gap between Research and Markets.” You can also visit the EIB Group stand in the Networking Village.

The programme of plenary sessions and workshops is available online. For all other information, please see the summit website.