Europe looks to create its own MIT

March 2006
Outlook on Science Policy;Mar2006, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p32
The article reports on the proposal by the European Commission to make the European Institute of Technology (EIT) a flagship for excellence in higher education, research and innovation in Europe. This recommendation is part of the Lisbon strategy for jobs and growth. Basically, the EIT will attract the competent and efficient researchers and staff worldwide who will work alongside leading businesses in the development and exploitation of knowledge and research.


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