- it is honour and pleasure to be here today to reveal the monument to one of the greatest men, a famous Serb and the citizen of the world. This is a memorial but also an encouragement to young people to become a new Tesla or Pupin or Crnjanski and Dučić – said the Mayor of Zrenjanin, Ivan Bošnjak, M.Sci. welcoming all the participants of the festivity and citizens of Klek and their guest from Trebinje and other places.
According to Deputy Mayor Čedomir Janjić, the monument to Nikola Tesla is one the first one of several planned sculptures.
The exhibition about Nikola Tesla was opened by Vladimir Jelenković, Director of Belgrade Museum of Nikola Tesla, established in 1952., and the presentation of Tesla/s achievements were prepared by professors Jelena and Miša Bracić.