President Jacques Chirac said Tuesday in Reims (Marne) that "all the conditions are right for France to move aggressively" in the field of industrial innovation, "to conquer the jobs of tomorrow ".
"Today is a decisive moment. All conditions are in place for France to move resolutely on the offensive. We are going to conquer new positions and place ourselves at the forefront of industrial innovation and research, "he said.
It is time to act massively. We must do so with ambition, to allow France to be at the forefront "in what is today" a global competition for technological supremacy ", he added.