In the first months of 2015, TECNOAGRI has participated in the UNIDO award United Nations Agency for the Industrial Development in cooperation with Italian National Research Council – CNR. The aim has been to bring out, catalog, select and disseminate best technologies and innovative ideas from business realities and research centers which could be successfully applied to the realities of the Developing Countries in issues related to EXPO Milano 2015.
TECNOAGRI has passed the selection stage and has been admitted to the final evaluation stage of the International Award for the MRS hydraulic tipper
's design and realization.
With 150 proposals from companies, startup and research centers of 30 countries between Africa, Asia, North-America, South-America and Europe, the international call has brought to identify in the agribusiness field the best technologies and innovative ideas, that can lead to ameliorative effects in the economic and social field in the developing countries. Consistently with UNIDO objectives, the call aims to create connections network between private world and accademic, financial and institutional ones, for the proposals' technological transfer in field.
The winners has been selected by a highly qualified jury, composed by international institutions' representatives, by the scientific community, institutional representative of the Developing Countries and by financial entities.
The award ceremony has been held on 26 August at Cascina Triulza in Expo Milano 2015, during a specific event in cooperation with CNR. During the event, organized under the patronage of the Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Minister and of Expo Milano 2015, the selected candidates will have the opportunity to show their proposals to important people from the economic, social and scientific world.