Dortmund – The news magazine FOCUS confirms: With the disinfection robot HERO21, ICA presents a very innovative approach in the fight against the corona pandemic – and other dangerous pathogens. As part of the Burda initiative # AufbruchZukunft, the magazine and the company LIQUI MOLY launched an innovation award. The top-class jury selected the HERO21 on the shortlist among the top 12 of a total of 500 submissions.
In addition to Federal Health Minister Jens Spahn, the jury consists of entrepreneur Ernst Prost, Monika Schnitzer from Wirtschaftweise, Matthias Mey von Mey, Maximilian Tayenthal from N26, Victoria Ossadnik from E.ON, Wolfgang Peter Jenewein from the University of St. Gallen and Ina Remmers from Nebenan.de . In addition to the innovation performance, the panel of experts also assessed the economic success and the impact of the innovation on the German economy.
COO Stefan Walko: “Our goal is to deliver an innovative and at the same time scientifically sound product that provides the answer to the problems of disinfection today. We are pleased that we were able to demonstrate our innovative strength with the Focus nomination. “