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12 Croatian Innovators Awarded at 42nd Geneva Invention Exhibition

All twelve Croatian innovators and innovative companies who presented at this weekend’s  42nd International Motor Show in Geneva, have won awards…

16-year-old Silver Award winner Ivan Kožar

16-year-old Silver Award winner Ivan Kožar

Innovation company Tehnix – a bioreactor plant for municipal wastewater treatment plants – has been awarded the gold medal at the Geneva Salon and the Saudi King Abdullah gold medal. Silver Medal awards went to Bernard for their innovative mattress THERMOCAR, PIP for their propocian capsules, Altpro for their railway wheel sensor for pneumatic subways, and Marinko Spudić for his generator for producing gas from water innovation.

Silver medals were also awarded to Matija Volner for his stall floor covering production and composting proces, Svijet biljaka for their new natural fresheners, vertical eolian power plant innovator Franc Žirovnik, beachbox company Mas-plastics and Dok-ing for their electromagnetic drill. Silver medal also went to the fair’s youngest innovator, 16-year-old Ivan Kožar for his wirless mobile phone charger.

The Geneva Motor show is the largest international show in Europe and its International Exhibition of Inventions is arguably the most prestigious in the world with more than 790 innovators from 45 countries taking part. More than 60,000 visitors attended the exhibition.

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