Crete becomes the new "Silicon Valley"

On the Greek island of Crete is hosted an international conference of experts on telecommunications and Internet technologies.

  "I am very pleased to be here today, among the brilliant scholars, research institutions Crete. Purpose of our Congress is to fight for the development of scientific knowledge and innovation that we promote. Crete has a huge potential for research institutions and their graduates. Island could become a new "Silicon Valley", "said Steve Vranakis - head of Google Creative Lab.

Responding to a question about using the Internet, the World Wide Web explicit fan added: "When used correctly it serves democracy, culture and economy. Especially our young people have access to the latest knowledge in the field of technology and entrepreneurship and therefore are able to implement their ideas."

The main goal of the congress - the development program for 2014-2020gg., with an emphasis on the research, innovation and the real economy and entrepreneurship, which will contribute, including the creation of new jobs.

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