Sean Kelly Wins MEP of the Year Award for Research & Innovation

26.09.2012

Sean Kelly MEP (Ireland South) was named 'MEP of the Year' for Research and Innovation, at a prestigious awards ceremony in Brussels last night. Organised by the Parliament Magazine, winners are chosen exclusively by fellow MEPs who vote on a shortlist of nominees.

Speaking after the event, Mr Kelly said he was "honoured" by the recognition, especially since it was for a subject so close to his heart. "I have always been passionate about innovation and have enjoyed using my position as an MEP to prioritise research and development opportunities across the EU. Read more on Sean Kelly's website.

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