The 40th International Exhibition of Inventions in Geneva.
About 1,000 inventions debuted at the 40th International Exhibition of Inventions in Geneva. Officials said 789 exhibitors from 46 countries and 60,000 visitors are expected at the fair, which opened on Wednesday and runs until April 22.
Italy’s Marco Pagnini presents his invention: a hands-free umbrella
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