MEP Awards 2015 – Shortlisted nominees for ICT announced!

The 2015 edition of the MEP Awards will take place in Brussels on 18 March 2015. PRACE is proud sponsor of the Award for ICT.

Each year, The Parliament Magazine presents Awards to Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) who have made special efforts or achieved outstanding results in their portfolio(s). Each Award has a specific topic and is sponsored by an organisation (NGOs and international associations) that is active in that specific field or has a special interest in the topic.

For the 2015 MEP Awards (to be presented on 18 March 2015), PRACE will sponsor the new Award on ICT. Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) are critical to improving the competitiveness of EU industry and meeting the changing demands of its society and economy. This award recognises an MEP’s tireless work in modernising public services and advancing science and technology.

Nominations opened on 1 December 2014 and closed on 15 January 2015.

The nominees shortlisted for the ICT Award are:

 

Julia REDA - 8th Parliamentary termJulia Reda – Greens/EFA, Germany

 

 

 

 

 

Paul RUBIG - 8th Parliamentary termPaul Rübig – EPP, Austria

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pilar del Castillo VeraPilar del Castillo Vera – EPP, Spain

 

 

 

 

MEPs will now vote for their colleagues in the various categories, voting will open on 2 February and close on 23 February.

See the entire shortlist here: http://www.mepawards.eu/shortlist

About the MEP Awards

Now in their 11th year, the Parliament Magazine’s (https://www.theparliamentmagazine.eu/) annual MEP awards bring together members of the European parliament and EU stakeholders to celebrate the work and highlight the outstanding achievements of both new and returning MEPs.

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