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May 13th, 2021

Artificial intelligence will change our healthcare and it helps in the pandemic as well

Artificial intelligence can predict the spread of a pandemic so we could successfully manage resources, which are always limited. 

April 22nd, 2021

9 investors, execs and founders discuss Zagreb’s startup potential

With only two venture capital firms operating in the capital of Zagreb, the startup scene is still young, but the country’s relatively recent EU membership has given it access to a growing set of direct investment instruments.

January 7th, 2021

Megi is the digital brain that comforts patients and helps doctors

By 2025, more than a third of the world’s population will have been diagnosed with high blood pressure. That is why a Croatian company has developed Megi, an artificial intelligence system that enables easier interaction between the patient and the doctor. 

October 8th, 2020

Croatia’s president welcomed the representatives of the Croatian Artificial Intelligence Association

In cooperation with French and German colleagues, CroAI organised the first European AI Forum, where President Milanović addressed the participants.

September 20th, 2020

We're coming up with a project that could revolutionize public healthcare

In his most recent (2-page!) interview, Mindsmiths's CEO Mislav Malenica shares the long-term vision for the company and reveals some interesting project announcements.

April 10th, 2020

Artificial intelligence shouldn’t be called ‘artificial’

By founding CroAI, we wanted to make the public realize that AI is an opportunity that Croatia cannot afford to miss. As entrepreneurs, we want to create an environment that will be motivating and inspiring and give us a chance to be competitive in the global market.

May 3rd, 2021

Croatian entrepreneurs revealed their stories and pointed out that they are moving forward despite the current crisis

The key difference between Silicon Valley and Croatia is that people there think in an entrepreneurial way and are envigorated by the idea that anything is possible.

February 17th, 2021

Mislav Malenica for RTL Direkt: 'Artificial intelligence is changing the world, and it is part of our everyday life'

Croatia is well on its' way to becoming a country that is recognized in Europe for building robots and developing AI.

December 8th, 2020

Mindsmiths continues to digitize healthcare: We tested the kind virtual assistant Megi

After building the digital assistant Andrija, Croatian startup Mindsmiths presented Megi, an emotionally intelligent digital assistant powered by artificial intelligence.

October 5th, 2020

A CERN for AI in Croatia focused on healthy ageing of Europeans

Mindsmiths' CEO is a member of European AI Alliance, an organization that feeds into the European Commission's policy-making around AI.

April 13th, 2020

Andrija, the first AI digital assistant to help the fight against COVID-19

CroAI members Mindsmiths, Infobip and Neos developed and donated a virtual assistant named Andrija that represents the Croatian Ministry of Health in the fight against COVID-19.

April 20th, 2020 

Has Andrija opened the doors towards faster digitalization of healthcare and public administration?

The corona crisis has pushed the government to make quick decisions and trust the IT community to carry out a valuable project and at the same time provide them with what they need the most - support.

April 28th, 2021

Croatia has the opportunity to become an EU laboratory for testing AI prototypes

We want to take the initiative and accelerate the process of creating a secure environment for the development and application of artificial intelligence that is at the same time flexible enough to create new startups and globally competitive solutions

February 1st, 2021

Mislav Malenica: Market disruptions await us, and this is an opportunity for Croatia

Artificial intelligence will mark the next thirty years, and Croatia now has the opportunity to be brave, take risks and make sure we are not just observers

December 3rd, 2020

Patients are no longer alone: What a doctor would do alone for 6 years can be shortened to 3 months

Our Founder and CEO recalled the polycystic ovary syndrome project for a Berlin startup with 12 million users.

October 1st, 2020

Innovator’s message to the state: Give us a problem and we’ll come up with the solutions

Malenica pointed out that the state makes the mistake of prescribing specific technologies through which challenges should be approached, instead of just putting the problem in front of entrepreneurs and leaving them to offer solutions.

July 15th, 2020

Technology made the world a better place, regardless of its mistakes

If we could put human experience and knowledge in one place and make it available to everyone, the world would be a much better place. Artificial intelligence enables this democratization of knowledge.