5th European Innovation Summit jointly organized by K4I

5th European Innovation Summit jointly organized by knowledge4innovation

Next week, the discussion around the future of innovation moves to Europe during Knowledge4Innovation’s (K4I) 5th European Innovation Summit. The Summit will be held at the European Parliament in Brussels from September 30th to October 3rd.

IEEE President, Karen Bartleson

IEEE-SA President, Karen Bartleson

K4I writes, “The 5th European Innovation Summit will not only focus on the implementation of the new instruments, but also seek to identify the remaining barriers to innovation and how they can be overcome. In addition, the role of SMEs and regional innovation smart specialization strategies as drivers of innovation in Europe and the opportunity to set up a European Innovation Partnership in the area of transport will be discussed.”

During the summit, IEEE-SA President, and Sr. Director, Community Marketing, Synopsys, Karen Bartleson, will speak at a breakfast on the changing standards ecosystem and the future of open development. As a long-time OpenStand advocate, Bartleson will highlight the global market benefits of OpenStand Principles.

This is the right moment to discuss the future of innovation in Europe. We are enthusiastic about being featured in key discussions and eager to see the results of this summit.


We encourage participation and advocacy from the global OpenStand community in the presentation and discussion of innovative ideas at this summit and other industry events. We encourage members of the global technology development community to Stand With Us.