Novi Sad - Today in the premises of the Gymnasium Jovan Jovanovic Zmaj, one of the most successful people in Serbia, Mile Dragic, in front of the Hotel Moscow and Production Mile Dragic ceremonially handed over the latest equipment for school labs - LabKIT, which will enable high school students, with the help of PCs and sensors, to interactively learn and perform experiments in biology, chemistry and thermodynamics.
"The strength of the future of our country lies in young, hard working and smart people. An investment in the development of science and education is the best investment that one company, but also an individual can make. I am very proud that I had the opportunity to enable high school students from Novi Sad to learn and to develop their knowledge in the way their peers already do abroad. I am pleased that our country is full of young people with a vision and a promising future, so I can safely confirm that our support for the development of science and education in Serbia will not end here, " said Mr. Mile Dragic.
Labkit is used with computers and besides sensors and interface, contains software (available in Serbian and English) that visually displays the change in measured values and leads students through over 40 predefined experiments. All experiments are followed by detailed instructions and intuitive graphic display.
Gymnasium Jovan Jovanovic Zmaj, the oldest gymnasium in Novi Sad, is dedicated to modernizing its educational processes. In addition to bilingual teaching in as many as 4 world languages, students of this gymnasium have the opportunity to participate in many extracurricular activities. Students of this gymnasium have already won numerous awards at world scientific competitions.
Mile Dragić has been recognized for many years in Serbia as a person who continuously works and invests in the development of science and technology. Production Mile Dragić, a company that has been operating successfully for over 30 years, is one of the leaders in the world market when it comes to modern technologies and innovations in the production of military equipment. Hotel Moskva is a hotel with a tradition of more than 100 years that hosted many celebrities, but also one of the few hotels whose management recognized the importance of corporate social responsibility and investment in the community in which they operate.