PRESIDENT ANDREJ KISKA TOURS GEARBOX

Gearbox hosted the President of Slovakia, Andrej Kiska, as he paid the iHub community a visit to get acquainted with tech start ups in the makerspace, with an intent of possible partnership and funding.

Slovakia is well known for it's car manufacturing industry as well as electrical engineering. Since 2007, Slovakia has been the world's largest producer of cars per capita.

He toured our makerspace and had a chance to interact with our innovators.

Here is a quick review of the event.

Gearbox Executive Director, Dr. Kamau Gachigi, welcomes the Slovakia President, Andrej Kiska, to Gearbox

Gearbox Executive Director, Dr. Kamau Gachigi, welcomes the Slovakia President, Andrej Kiska, to Gearbox

President Andrej Kiska assessing Karl Heinz's Juakaliscope

President Andrej Kiska assessing Karl Heinz's Juakaliscope

Michael Gathogo explaining the Fetoscope

Michael Gathogo explaining the Fetoscope

President Andrej Kiska being taken through a demo of the hybrid CNC router and plasma cutter made at Gearbox

President Andrej Kiska being taken through a demo of the hybrid CNC router and plasma cutter made at Gearbox

President Andrej Kiska being taken through a chilli gun demo

President Andrej Kiska being taken through a chilli gun demo

President Andrej Kiska receiving a gift from Gearbox

President Andrej Kiska receiving a gift from Gearbox