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Geoghegan-Quinn said her role will tie together the work ofseveral arms of the EU executive and promised to be a “robust”member of the college of commissioners. The new innovation positionis an “over-arching” and “cross-cutting” role, saidGeoghegan-Quinn, a former Irish justice minister.
She will chair a group of commissioners including thosewith responsibility for the digital agenda, industry, energy andeducation. However, she was quick to stress that this committeewould not be a talking shop and would deliver concreteresults. [bron: Euractiv]