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 13 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 2 reports

The Best Panels, Talks And Startup Pitches From The First Day Of Disrupt London

As we end day one of Disrupt London we thought it would be fun to look back at some of the most interesting panels and projects on stage. While most Disrupts are full of great startups and fun interviews, London has been particularly potent.Our interview ... [Published TechCrunch - 13 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

EU-Japan join forces for high-speed telecoms research

The project will aim to deliver bandwidth greater than 1 gigabyte (GB) for every spectator in the Tokyo Olympic Stadium for the 2020 Olympics, the Commission said.According to the Commission, joint investments in the research will amount to a total of ... [Published Out-Law.com - 14 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

TechCrunch Disrupt Europe 2014 Announces Startup Battlefield Finalists

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TechCrunch today announced 14 finalists for TechCrunch Disrupt Europe’s Startup Battlefield. Brian Armstrong, Michael Acton Smith and Neelie Kroes among marquee speakers on stage in London. ... [Published Business Wire Technology News - 22 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 4 reports

European Entrepreneurs Must Screw Their Courage To The Sticking Place, Says Neelie Kroes

By Clip Syndicate The European Commission’s Neelie Kroes has urged those with “interesting business ideas” burning a hole in their brain to “apply, apply, apply” for research funding from the EC — despite conceding that the application process can be ... [Published IT Business Net - 15 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 2 reports

EC tells Germany again to cut mobile termination rates

The European Commission has again requested the German telecoms regulator (Bundesnetzagentur - BNetzA) lower the proposed mobile termination rates in Germany. This is the fifth such request by the EC, which must clear all ex ante telecom regulation before ... [Published Telecompaper - 15 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 6 reports

Is zero rating a net neutrality issue? Europe’s outgoing digital chief doesn’t think so

Last week Andrus Ansip, Europe’s incoming digital chief, used an “#AskAnsip” Twitter session to signal a commitment to net neutrality. However, he stayed quiet on the issue of so-called “zero rating,” a term that refers to the practice of carriers exempting ... [Published Yahoo! Finance - 15 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

EU needs risk-takers to compete with US: EU's Kroes

European entrepreneurs need to be more willing to take risks in order to compete with their American counterparts, the EU's digital commissioner, Neelie Kroes, told CNBC on Monday. ... [Published Street Sweeper - 16 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

EU digi tzar: 'I like the nickname STEELIE NEELIE. Yeah, why not'

Choosing a cloud hosting partner with confidenceOutgoing Brussels' unelected digi commissioner Neelie Kroes was in London this morning for her swansong in the UK's capital city, ahead of the vice-president's tenure ending later this month.Steelie Neelie ... [Published The Register - 19 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 21 hours ago - 1 reports

Net neutrality and nude celebrity selfies: Are Europe's digital challenges in safe hands?

Summary: In hearings and on Twitter, the EU’s incoming digital commissioners respond to big questions.Günther Oettinger. Image: European UnionThink of it as a case of buy one, get one free. The European Commission — the EU's executive body — used to have ... [Published ZDNet - 21 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

‘I go online every day’, promises incoming EU digital commissioner

Gunter Oettinger, the incoming EU Commissioner for Digital Agenda. Image via Europa Press Centre.In a less than encouraging statement from the incoming EU Commissioner for Digital Agenda, Gunther Oettinger eased people’s fears by confirming his understanding ... [Published Silicon Republic - 22 hours ago]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

City’s rising tech talent is the star of the show

SOME 1,500 investors, entrepreneurs and startups will go head to head at Old Billingsgate Market today and tomorrow as one of Silicon Valley’s biggest annual tech conferences lands in London for the first time.Techcrunch Disrupt promises to focus the ... [Published City A.M. - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 2 reports

H4cked off: Neelie Kroes' €2.5bn for an EU big data push - Potemkin Village policy making

Europe has always had an inferiority complex when it comes to technology. Despite the best efforts of SAP, ARM and, err, others, technology remains a US-centric industry in terms of the latest developments, while Asia dominates manufacturing and easily ... [Published Computing.co.uk - Oct 17 2014]

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And, on the world's biggest ad broker, Kroes added: "i think that google is doing whatever it can [with its search index] and then it is up to you. it is an open society and we should get used to that."

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European Entrepreneurs Must Screw Their Courage... [Published IT Business Net - 15 hours ago]
EC tells Germany again to cut mobile terminatio... [Published Telecompaper - 15 hours ago]
Is zero rating a net neutrality issue? Europe’s... [Published Yahoo! Finance - 15 hours ago]
Is zero rating a net neutrality issue? Europe’s... [Published GigaOM - 15 hours ago]
Is zero rating a net neutrality issue? Europe's... [Published Atlanta Journal And Constitution - 16 hours ago]
Is zero rating a net neutrality issue? Europe’s... [Published GigaOM - 16 hours ago]
Is zero rating a net neutrality issue? Europe’s... [Published MocoNews - 16 hours ago]
Is zero rating a net neutrality issue? Europe’s... [Published GigaOM Network - 16 hours ago]
EU needs risk-takers to compete with US: EU's K... [Published Street Sweeper - 16 hours ago]
Liberal Pre-Summit meeting on 23 October 2014, ... [Published EurActiv Press Release Service - 16 hours ago]
European Entrepreneurs Must Screw Their Courage... [Published Atlanta Journal And Constitution - 18 hours ago]
European Entrepreneurs Must Screw Their Courage... [Published TechCrunch - 18 hours ago]
European Entrepreneurs Must Screw Their Courage... [Published TechCrunch - 18 hours ago]
EC puts pressure again on Germany’s BNetza over... [Published Mobile Money Live - 18 hours ago]
EU digi tzar: 'I like the nickname STEELIE NEEL... [Published The Register - 19 hours ago]
Commission asks German regulator to lower mobil... [Published New Europe - 20 hours ago]
Net neutrality and nude celebrity selfies: Are ... [Published ZDNet - 21 hours ago]
TechCrunch Disrupt Europe 2014: News, photos an... [Published ITProPortal.com - 21 hours ago]
TechCrunch Disrupt Europe 2014 Announces Startu... [Published Business Wire Technology News - 22 hours ago]
‘I go online every day’, promises incoming EU d... [Published Silicon Republic - 22 hours ago]
TechCrunch Disrupt Europe 2014: News, photos an... [Published ITProPortal.com - 23 hours ago]
City’s rising tech talent is the star of the show [Published City A.M. - Oct 20 2014]
CALENDRIER du 20 au 26 octobre 2014 [Published European Commission - Oct 17 2014]
Ilves: we should plan ahead more and act faster... [Published The Baltic Course - Oct 17 2014]
Digital Commissioner: Kroes on coding [Published EurActiv.com - Oct 17 2014]
H4cked off: Neelie Kroes' €2.5bn for an EU big ... [Published Computing.co.uk - Oct 17 2014]
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Is zero rating a net neutrality issue? Europe’s... [Published GigaOM - 16 hours ago]
Neelie Kroes hasn't given a public opinion about zero-rated mobile content and apps, but her office has told anti-zero-rating advocates that it's a competition issue rather than a net neutrality issue… ...
Is zero rating a net neutrality issue? Europe’s... [Published MocoNews - 16 hours ago]
Neelie Kroes hasn't given a public opinion about zero-rated mobile content and apps, but her office has told anti-zero-rating advocates that it's a competition issue rather than a net neutrality issue. It's up to her successor, Andrus Ansip, to clear ...
Is zero rating a net neutrality issue? Europe’s... [Published GigaOM Network - 16 hours ago]
Neelie Kroes hasn't given a public opinion about zero-rated mobile content and apps, but her office has told anti-zero-rating advocates that it's a competition issue rather than a net neutrality issue… ...
European Entrepreneurs Must Screw Their Courage... [Published TechCrunch - 18 hours ago]
 The European Commission’s Neelie Kroes has urged those with “interesting business ideas” burning a hole in their brain to “apply, apply, apply” for research funding from the EC — despite conceding that the application process can be a “jungle” to fight ...
TechCrunch Disrupt Europe 2014 Announces Startu... [Published Business Wire Technology News - 22 hours ago]
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TechCrunch today announced 14 finalists for TechCrunch Disrupt Europe’s Startup Battlefield. Brian Armstrong, Michael Acton Smith and Neelie Kroes among marquee speakers on stage in London. ...
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