The Berlin European Inventor Award was awarded by the European Patent Office (EPO) for inventors who made an outstanding contribution to the social, technological or economic progress.
Of the six winners, Artur Fischer (94) got the prize for his lifework. He has registered1100 patents over the past 70 years (eg the synchronized flash device). The two Danes Peter Holme Jensen and Claus Helix Nielsen were excellent in the category “Small and medium-sized enterprises” for their effective and inexpensive method of water filtration that works with aquaporin membranes. Read the Rest