World Green Summit

April 24, 2012 – London and Amsterdam - Royal Philips Electronics partners with the World Green Summit (–the business, finance and government forum during the high-level segment of the Rio+20 conference on June 20th, 2012, at the Government of Rio Pavilion, located at the Olympics Athlete’s Park, next to the official Rio+20 conference centre: Riocentro.

Harry Hendriks, Global Head of Government Affairs, Royal Philips Electronics says, “It is a pleasure to partner with the World Green Summit and contribute to the objectives of the Rio+20 Summit. We at Philips see innovation as a key contributor to improving people’s lives and an important driver for sustainable, profitable growth. We are keen to take part in the current sustainability debate and to collaborate with companies, governments and urban planners in identifying new value spaces for clean, clever and people-focused solutions for livable cities of the future, in an increasingly resource-constrained world.”

Michael Mathres, Director, World Green Summit says, “It’s fantastic to have Philips as a partner of the World Green Summit as they are instrumental in providing sustainable solutions for cities around the world.”

About Royal Philips Electronics: Royal Philips Electronics of the Netherlands (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHI) is a diversified health and well-being company, focused on improving people’s lives through timely innovations. As a world leader in healthcare, lifestyle and lighting, Philips integrates technologies and design into people-centric solutions, based on fundamental customer insights and the brand promise of “sense and simplicity.” Headquartered in the Netherlands, Philips employs approximately 122,000 employees with sales and services in more than 100 countries worldwide. With sales of EUR 22.6 billion in 2011, the company is a market leader in cardiac care, acute care and home healthcare, energy efficient lighting solutions and new lighting applications, as well as lifestyle products for personal well-being and pleasure with strong leadership positions in male shaving and grooming, portable entertainment and oral healthcare. News from Philips is located at:

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