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21 Jun 2017

Innovationspreis 2017

Prize giving ceremony of
IQ Innovationspreis Mitteldeutschland 2017

Naventik employees holding the IQ innovationprice in 2017

Yesterday we were invited to the grand finale of the IQ Innovationspreis Mitteldeutschland 2017 in Zwickau. This price is awarded one time per year and supports startups with new salable technologies. 149 start-ups separated into five clusters applied for it. We are glad to announce that NAVENTIK won the price in the automotive cluster and additional (we are still stunned!) the main price for our PATHFINDER technology! Unfortunately Peter, who pitched in front of the jury and made this possible was in Straßburg at the ITS Europe Conference. We sent him a picture of the comprehensive dinner buffet.

Read more: IQ Mitteldeutschland, or at Freie Presse.

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