Award-giving for achievements in the area of science and technology - Award for Science and Technology - is one of the most important events of the Science and Technology Week in Slovakia. The main message of the event is recognition and appreciation of the work of Slovakian scientists for their special importance in the development of society.
Rewarding the work of scientific and research workers for their contribution in the area of science,
technology or innovations was the goal of the ceremonial night on the occasion of announcement of the results of Award for Science and Technology. The event took place on November 9, 2017 in the historical building of National Assembly of the Slovak Republic in Bratislava at Župné namestie and was a culmination of the Slovakia-wide Science and Technology Week 2017.
The award was taken by Dr.h.c. Prof. Ing. Jozef Živčák,PhD., from Department of Biomedical Engineering and Measurement, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering at TUKE, namely in the category Lifelong Contributions in the Area of Science and Technology for longtime coordination of research, development, production, and implementation of custom-made implants manufactured with additive technologies.
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