Neelie Kroes

Type: Person
Name: Neelie Kroes
Title: European Commissioner . Digital Agenda. Vice-President of the Commission (27 NOV 09)
Organization: European Commission
Date of Birth: 1941-07-19
Place of Birth: Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Nationality: Netherlands
Fact Sheet: Biography for Neelie Kroes
First reported 49 mins ago - Updated 49 mins ago - 1 reports

Leuven and Brussels among Europe’s top ICT hubs

SummaryLeuven and the Brussels-Capital Region have been identified by the European Commission as top ICT hubs in EuropeLeuven at number 11Both Brussels and Leuven have been included on a new European Commission list that identifies Europe’s top 34 ICT ... [Published Flanders Today - 49 mins ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 49 mins ago - 2 reports

Kroes slams Belgium for banning taxi reservation app

Neelie Kroes, the Commission Vice President responsible for the Digital Agenda, slammed Tuesday (15 April) the decision of a Belgian court to ban Uber, a US-owned taxi-service application, and lashed out at a Belgian minister for taking this initiative ... [Published EurActiv.com - 1 hour ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Parliament voted on cheaper and easier to install broadband

European Commissioner for Digital Agenda, Neelie Kroes, welcomed European Parliament votes on cheaper and easier to install broadband, on eCall, on research to keep Active an Assisted Living and Electronics.Commissioner Kroes said, "Broadband for all ... [Published New Europe - 2 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

Court Bans Uber From Operating in Brussels

The court promised to fine the ride-sharing service 10,000 euros every time it violates the order.0sharesA court in Brussels has banned Uber in the Belgian and European Union capital, promising to fine the ride-sharing service 10,000 euros every time ... [Published PC Magazine - 13 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Entrepreneurial opportunities outside the UK

Last year, in an attempt to boost business optimism, the British Government published posters sporting Richard Branson with flowing locks and a cheesy million-dollar smile in front of a billowing Union Jack and the words, ‘The Easiest Place to set up ... [Published The National Student - 19 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 3 reports

EU Commission VP Neelie Kroes “outraged” as Belgium bans Uber

European Commission VP Neelie Kroes has hit out against aThe ruling means that Uber will be fined €10,000 for each violation.San Francisco-headquartered UberResponding to the ruling, Kroes said she was “outraged” by the decision, adding that it was designed ... [Published Techworld.com - 16 hours ago]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

11/20/12: EU and U.S. Sign Joint Declaration to Make the Internet Safer for Kids

European Commission Vice President for the Digital Agenda Neelie Kroes and the U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano have today signed a joint declaration in London, committing to make the Internet a safer and better place for children ... [Published Delegation of the EU to the USA - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

Neelie Kroes: mHealth will reduce costly visits to hospitals

Mobile health apps that measure your blood pressure or remind you to take your medication could save the EU 99 billion euros in healthcare costs by 2017, according to the European Commission.Aiming to boost the app economy, the Commission is now asking ... [Published EurActiv.com - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

Airport Marketing SimpliRecap: Personal Shoppers, Chinese Social Media, Airport WiFi woes & more!

Editor’s Note : While SimpliFlying’s aviation marketing thought leadership goes far and wide, we know there is more great content beyond our borders.  SimpliRecap  is a feature that ensures that our readers don’t miss the latest in airline and airport ... [Published PhoCusWright - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Europe votes the end of roaming and enforces net neutrality

The European Parliament voted in favor of ending roaming fees and protecting net neutrality. The changes form an important part of EU digital agenda commissioner Neelie Kroes' Connected Continent package, proposed in September 2013 ( cf. Smart Insights ... [Published Smart Insights - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 4 reports

Does your mobile phone keep you healthy?

Mobile & tablets by Joe Curtis |10 April 2014 EU mobile health survey to find how smartphones and ‘FitBit’ apps could improve wellbeing.The EU today launched a consultation into mobile health, to discover how people use smartphone apps and tablets ... [Published Computer Business Review - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

End to roaming charges will benefit EU expats

10/04/14 14:17Travelling between countries and returning home to visit friends and families can lead to high mobile phone bills for expatriates living in Europe, but that is set to change.In a landmark vote at the European Parliament, it has been decided ... [Published Expatriate Healthcare - Apr 10 2014]

Quotes

Commissioner Kroes said,  "broadband for all is not a promise! it is a commitment, of the eu, of the european commission, of the heads of states. today's measures are another step towards delivering better internet for the europeans. i thank edit herczog and the shadows for their work here."
"mhealth will reduce costly visits to hospitals, help citizens take charge of their own health and wellbeing, and move towards prevention rather than cure. it is also a great opportunity for the booming app economy and for entrepreneurs" said European Commission Vice-President Neelie Kroes, who is responsible for the DigitalDigital Agenda

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Carriers: 5G The Next-Gen Technology [Published Communications Today - 28 mins ago]
Judge orders private taxi service Uber off Brus... [Published Flanders Today - 49 mins ago]
Leuven and Brussels among Europe’s top ICT hubs [Published Flanders Today - 49 mins ago]
Brussels court rules Google-backed Uber taxi ap... [Published Gomo News - 1 hour ago]
Kroes slams Belgium for banning taxi reservatio... [Published EurActiv.com - 1 hour ago]
Parliament voted on cheaper and easier to insta... [Published New Europe - 2 hours ago]
European Commission to unlock potential of mHealth [Published Enterprise Innovation - 4 hours ago]
Belgian court bans Uber app [Published City A.M. - 9 hours ago]
Court Bans Uber From Operating in Brussels [Published PC Magazine - 13 hours ago]
EU Commission VP Neelie Kroes “outraged” as Bel... [Published Techworld.com - 16 hours ago]
EU Commission VP Neelie Kroes is “outraged” by ... [Published The Next Web.com - 17 hours ago]
EU Commission VP Neelie Kroes is “outraged” by ... [Published The Next Web - 17 hours ago]
Entrepreneurial opportunities outside the UK [Published The National Student - 19 hours ago]
Commission welcomes European Parliament support... [Published European Commission - 21 hours ago]
Greek start-ups go orange [Published DutchNews - Apr 15 2014]
11/20/12: EU and U.S. Sign Joint Declaration to... [Published Delegation of the EU to the USA - Apr 14 2014]
Social Media Newsfeed: Twitter in Turkey | Face... [Published Social Times - Apr 14 2014]
Ireland comes sixteenth in European ICT hub ran... [Published Silicon Republic - Apr 14 2014]
Commission study identifies Europe's top ICT hubs [Published New Europe - Apr 14 2014]
How Europe’s Mobile Operators Keep Pace with As... [Published IDG Connect - Apr 14 2014]
Turkey PM Erdogan Targets Twitter for 'Tax Evas... [Published International Business Times UK - Apr 12 2014]
EU green paper on mHealth – VERY IMPORTANT [Published Telecare Aware - Apr 12 2014]
Airport Marketing SimpliRecap: Personal Shopper... [Published PhoCusWright - Apr 12 2014]
Neelie Kroes: mHealth will reduce costly visits... [Published EurActiv.com - Apr 12 2014]
My thoughts on NETmundial and the Future of Int... [Published Latest News from Neelie Kroes - Apr 11 2014]
Europe votes the end of roaming and enforces ne... [Published Smart Insights - Apr 11 2014]
End to roaming charges will benefit EU expats [Published Expatriate Healthcare - Apr 10 2014]
Does your mobile phone keep you healthy? [Published Computer Business Review - Apr 10 2014]
Commission wants better use of mobiles within h... [Published EurActiv.com - Apr 10 2014]
Daily News of 2014-04-10 [Published European Commission - Apr 10 2014]
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EU Commission VP Neelie Kroes is “outraged” by ... [Published The Next Web.com - 17 hours ago]
Neelie Kroes, vice-president for the European Commission, has struck out against a court order banning Uber’s ride-sharing service UberPOP  in Belgium. The ruling means that Uber will be fined 10,000... Keep reading → ...
EU Commission VP Neelie Kroes is “outraged” by ... [Published The Next Web - 17 hours ago]
Neelie Kroes, vice-president for the European Commission, has struck out against a court order banning Uber’s ride-sharing service UberPOP  in Belgium. The ruling means that Uber will be fined 10,000 euros for each violation. Kroes said she was “outraged” ...
My thoughts on NETmundial and the Future of Int... [Published Latest News from Neelie Kroes - Apr 11 2014]
As the European Commission clearly stated in its Communication on Internet Policy and Governance of 12 February 2014, conflicting visions on the future of the Internet and on how to strengthen its multistakeholder governance in a sustainable manner ...
"Why Martin Schulz Is The “Marmite” Candidate F... [Published Social Europe Journal - Apr 08 2014]
Gary Titley I had twenty exciting years as a Member of the European Parliament. During that time many momentous events took place and it was a privilege to have played my small part in many of them. Yet, I was only there by the skin of my teeth thanks ...
No more roaming in the EU, net neutrality to be... [Published GSMArena.com - Latest articles - Apr 04 2014]
Roaming fees are a horrible, lingering injustice that have somehow persisted from the dark-ages of cell phone plans, and they are still in effect in the EU. However, the EU Parliament looks to rectify this by December 2015. That's right, you'll be ...
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WISeKey exclusive panel on Identity Security a ... [Published GlobeNewswire: Advertising News - Jan 29 2014]
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