Foto: Marjan Verč, Institut “Jožef Stefan”, 2022
Justification: Prof. dr. Miran Mozetič has over 10 granted patents with examination in the last 10 years and additional 5 without the examination. He is a co-founder of a spin-out company Plasmadis. His inventions had impact also on 4 new jobs created in different companies.
About the Prize
The goal of the Medal is to award inventive and innovative activity of Slovenian public researchers and to recognize their contribution to national wealth and development.
Researchers from Slovenian public research organisations can apply via this link latest by the 5th of September / application deadline prolonged till 12th of September.
Info about the eligibility criteria and rating is available here.
Recipients of the WIPO awards from previous years can not apply again.
Evaluation commission members:
Alojz Barlič, Slovenian Intellectual Property Office (SIPO)
Nina Urbanič, Slovene Enterprise Fund
Christoph Kempf, IPEK – Institut für Produktentwicklung, Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT)
More info about the WIPO Award Program