Widex won the prestigious European Inventor Award 2012 for the CAMISHA technology. Widex came top of a strong field of 15 finalists. The award was announced June, 2012, by the European Patent Office (EPO).
Presenting the award to Widex, EPO President Benoît Battistelli said, “Jan Tøpholm, Søren Westermann and Svend Vitting Andersen [the inventors] not only revolutionized the hearing aid industry with their invention, they also show how Widex is a lighthouse example of a small family-owned business becoming an internationally successful company by pursuing a well-defined innovation and patent strategy.”
CNN International also had a segment on the CAMISHA technology. The program, Quest Means Business, aired Thursday 8th November, 2012. Watch CAMISHA on CNN