Extracts from the speech of H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco:
" [Today's discussions] outline a few common principles. I can summarise them in three words: creativity, continuity and complementarity"
" This is like a synopsis of the world; a world in which progress can only be made if everyone agrees to transcend their own interests, to break away from their individual habits, to look beyond the people around them and their time. We can only advance if we can see what unites us, beyond our differences - and if I may say so, beyond the seas..."