During the official Gala held on 5th of June, President of the Republic of Poland, Mr Bronislaw Komorowski awarded 11 nominated out of more than 100 applied companies. Digital Core Design has been nominated for the Economic Prize in the prestigious category of Innovation, for its DQ80251, world’s fastest 8051 CPU.
Digital Core Design, Polish IP Core provider and System-on-Chip design house has been nominated in the Innovation category for the Economic Prize of the President of the Republic of Poland. Along with DCD, there’d been three significant companies nominated: Polpharma (medicine & biotechnology), PKO BP (the biggest Polish bank) and Vigo Systems (infrared detectors from Mars rover Curiosity). The prize went to the first company, for developing active substances which cure osteoporosis. – We are the only IT company nominated for this prize, which itself is significant – said Jacek Hanke, CEO at Digital Core Design – that’s why standing along with 3 other most innovative companies in Poland, chosen from more than 100 runners-up, is very important for us.
Economic Prize of the President of the Republic of Poland is often called Polish Nobel Prize. It is a distinction for companies, institutions and inventors, which have significant influence in modernization and development of Polish economy.