ECO-SANDWICH® on an Innovation Fair in the Geneva

Faculty of Civil Engineering, University of Zagreb presented ECO-SANDWICH® on an Innovation Fair at the World Trade Organization (WTO) in Geneva that was held on 28th October 2014 in organization of  USA, European Union, Switzerland and Mexico.

This unique event gathered together a diverse array of creators and inventors – from individuals to organizations of all sizes – from around the world. Together they demonstrated the working of the entire innovation lifecycle – from research and development , up to the financing and commercialization for cutting-edge and critical technologies.

Professors Ivana Banjad Pečur and Nina Štirmer presented project as representatives of the projects. Participation was organized by the Permanent Mission of the Republic of Croatian in Geneva.

On 29th October 2014 at a meeting of the Council of Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS) of the WTO, the United States has had a long statement about the importance of innovation, and is, among other things, on three occasions mentioned the Croatian project ECO-SANDWICH®, in great detail and Faculty of Civil engineering as a project holder.