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Micreos’ winning pitch on the Making Waves event

Micreos’ winning pitch on the Making Waves event

September 8, 2017

Yesterday, on the 7th of september Mark Offerhaus held a pitch on the Making Waves event. It regarded endolysin technology, a technology highly similar to phage technology used in PhageGuard. Endolysins are the enzymes produced by Phages. We were voted the best Dutch innovation.

The Netherlands delegates Micreos with the most innovative idea

Micreos won the jury award at the Making Waves event for smart and achievable ideas on water, climate food, health, energy and transportation. Micreos, a company that develops technology against resistant bacteria, will represent the Netherlands in the semi-finals of Ideas from Europe in Estonia, held November 2017.

The jury praises the company’s initiative about the simple applicability of the idea. Honorary guest at the event Making Waves was Kofi Annan, winner of the Nobel Peace Prize. He was also impressed by the presentation of Micreos’ CEO Mark Offerhaus.

See the winning presentation

See also Kofi Annan’s question to Mark Offerhaus

About Ideas from Europe

Ideas from Europe, is a European platform that jointly develops ideas for issues of major social and economic impact. The platform will meet in Estonia during the European presidency of the country in November. Micreos is proud that it will represent the Netherlands there. (https://ideasfrom.eu/)

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